Accordingly, in addition to the basic allowance of 1,400 shekels/month, the PA pays his family 400 shekels
extra for his wife and 600 shekels
extra for his children, the watchdog adds.
There is no denying that Jews did strike their own "Shekel
of Israel" during the First Jewish Uprising in 67 AD but it was never a sovereign currency except in the minds of the Zealots who led the uprising.
In 2013, the state's incomes from payment of gas royalties and tax are expected to reach 500 million shekel
(about 140 million dollars), Shalom told the Knesset's (parliament) Finance Committee.
Clal Insurance said it would record a loss of 13 million shekels
($3.2 million) in the second quarter to cover costs associated with the sale.
Prolor Biotech gained 4.8 percent to USD4.19 after shares in Tel Aviv fell 0.2 percent to 15.71 shekels
, or the equivalent of USD4.16.
Shares of Delek Drilling were down 0.5 percent at 13.63 shekels
in early afternoon trade in Tel Aviv.
Ormat Industries gained 0.1 percent to 21.12 shekels
at the 4:30 p.m.
"A bag of cement is now worth 25 shekels
($7, E5), at 20 bags per tone," he said.
The 850 million shekels
approved for investment a year ago and die government authority headed by Ayman Saif overseeing the program were not affected by the recent political changes.
Summary: The Occupied Al Quds (Jerusalem), Ramadan 08, 1431, Aug 18, SPA -- Israeli occupation authorities have imposed a house arrest on a 14 year old boy named Faisal Saleh Amar Karki residing in the town of Silwan, south of the Blessed Mosque of Al Aqsa and imposed on him a maximum fine of 2000 shekels
In New York trading, the dollar was down 0.8%, buying 3.81 shekels
(CUR_USDILS 3.8120, -0.0070, -0.1833%) .