KEY FI­NAN­CIALS OF THE WEEK

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570 mil­lion Nor­we­gian krone (£44.8m): Value of Is­raeli im­ports into Nor­way in 2005, when the So­cial­ist Left Party launched a boy­cott of goods from Is­rael 650 mil­lion Nor­we­gian krone (£51.1m): Value of Is­raeli im­ports into Nor­way in 2006, a year into the boy­cott — a 15 per cent rise $3.95 mil­lion (£2m): Paid by co­me­dian Jerry Se­in­feld and his wife Jes­sica for their house on New York’s Up­per West Side

$100,000 (£51,000): Amount owed by Jerry Se­in­feld to prop­erty bro­ker Ta­mara Co­hen, who helped find him the house, af­ter a Man­hat­tan court rul­ing. The ob­ser­vant Ms Co­hen could not show the cou­ple the prop­erty on Shab­bat, so Se­in­feld with­held her fee — wrongly, the court found $600-700 mil­lion: Sum that Bank Leumi, Dis­count Bank and First In­ter­na­tional Bank have re­port­edly agreed to pro­vide to help fund the ac­qui­si­tion by Sir Ron­ald Co­hen’s Apax Part­ners of Is­rael’s Tnuva Food In­dus­tries for more than $1 bil­lion 1.83 mil­lion: Num­ber of tourists who vis­ited Is­rael last year, ac­cord­ing to the Tourism Min­istry $50,000-$100,000: How much Pales­tini­ans in refugee camps would be paid to leave the ar­eas in a state-funded ini­tia­tive pro­posed by Rabbi Shlomo Aviner, head of the Ateret Ko­hanim Yeshiva in Jerusalem, and MK Benny Elon (Na­tional Union-Na­tional Re­li­gious Party) Sources: Sun­day Times, Ynet, Globes, Ha’aretz, Her­ald Tri­bune, Bureau of Sta­tis­tics, Ynet, Jerusalem Post

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