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      Archive: 6/28/2012
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        6/28/2012, Tammuz 8, 5772

      Yen Up, Euro, Pound Down


      The official value of the shekel rose an average of .332 percent, Thursday, against most of the currencies featured on the Bank of Israel's foreign-exchange list. The United States dollar was fixed at NIS 3.942, down .127 percent, while the Euro fell .582 percent to 4.9003 shekels.

      The pound sterling was set at NIS 6.1338, down .471 percent, while 100 Japanese yen rose .289 percent to 4.965 shekels. Norway's Krone declined .84 percent to NIS .6492 and the South African rand was fixed at .4674 shekels, down .617 percent.