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Israel’s Finance Minister to Attend Launching of $500,000,000 Bond Drive in U.S.

Israel’s Finance Minister Pinhas Sapir will attend the national mobilization conference for economic development in Israel, to be convened in New York, September 15 by the Israel Bond Organization for launching a $500,000,000 Bond campaign, it was announced here today.

Mr. Sapir will also go to Rio de Janeiro to attend the annual meetings of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (World Bank) and the International Monetary Fund, being held in the Brazilian metropolis this year. Also attending those sessions will be David Horowitz, Governor of the Bank of Israel.