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  7/15/2012, Tammuz 25, 5772

Steinitz: If Approved as University, NIS 50M for Ariel


Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz sent a letter to Education Minister Gid'on Sa'ar, Sunday, in which he said that if the Ariel University Center is recognized as a university, he intends to transfer grants totalling 50 million shekels to the school over the next two years, with additional funding to increase during the following years. Following the failure of the national council for higher education to give such recognition, its counterpart for Judea and Samaria (Shomron) is expected to grant the university status when it meets on Tuesday.

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