News Brief 10/5/2010, Tishrei 27, 5771
Fischer to Open BOI Office in New York
Bank of Israel chairman Stanley Fischer will on Tuesday inaugurate the BOI's office in New York. Attending the ceremony will be Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz, Israel's UN Ambassador Meiron Reuven, and Israel's General Consul in New York, Ido Aharoni, among others. The office will work with international financial bodies in order to bolster cooperation between Israel and world financial institutions.