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  3/15/2012, Adar 21, 5772

Shekel, Dollar Up Slightly, Euro Unchanged

The shekel rose an average of .088 percent, Thursday, against most of the currencies on the Bank of Israel's foreign-exchange list. The United States dollar was fixed at NIS 3.784, down .079 percent, while the Euro remained unchanged at 4.9417 shekels.

The pound sterling was set at NIS 5.9326, down .084 percent while 100 Japanese yen rose .143 percent to 4.5383 shekels. The Norwegian krone fell 1.09 percent to NIS .6536.