Published: November 13th, 2011
Latest update: November 14th, 2011
The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) rose strongly in trading Sunday following reports of a new government in Greece and the resignation of Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi in Italy following the passage of an austerity law in the senate. The Tel Aviv 25 Index rose 2.2% by midday to 1,130 points, and the Tel Aviv 100 Index rose 2% to 1,022 points.
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Israel said the report is “fundamentally flawed in its methodologies, in its facts, in its legal analysis and in its conclusions,” and one-sided, bringing “into serious question Amnesty’s professional standards.”
A 5.1 magnitude earthquake struck south central Alaska Monday, 93 miles northwest of Anchorage at a depth of 77 miles. Alaskans felt the tremors, but no damage was reported. The epicenter of the tremor was on Yunaska Island, the largest island in the chain of volcanic Aleutian Islands that stretch across the northern Pacific from […]