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  אייר 12, 5771 , 16/05/11

Israel's Economy Grew 4.7 Percent in the First Quarter

Israel's Gross Domestic Product rose at an annual rate of 4.7 percent in the first quarter of 2011, according to figures released Monday by the Central Bureau of Statistics.

The rate resumes the 4.8 percent growth recorded in the third quarter of 2010. Growth jumped to 7.6 percent during the final quarter.

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