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11 July 2012

Africa Israel did not respond to: Photos allegedly show involvement of Africa Israel subsidiary in construction of "illegal" settlements in Occupied Territories despite earlier statement saying it was not.

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Article
18 June 2012

Leviev’s Africa Israel Continues Settlement-Building, Contradicting 2010 Pledge [Israel & Occupied Territories]

Author: Adalah-NY [USA]

In November 2010…AI [Africa Israel, owned by Lev Leviev]...[said] “Neither the company nor any of its subsidiaries and/or other companies controlled by the company are presently involved in or has any plans for future involvement in development,...

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Article
3 November 2010

In major boycott movement success, Africa Israel says no plans to build more settlements

Author: Adalah - NY

Africa Israel...announced this week that it is no longer involved in Israeli settlement projects and that it has no plans for future settlement activities. Africa Israel subsequently denied that this was a political decision. However, in the last few...

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Article
23 August 2010

Norway oil fund excludes 2 Israeli companies

Author: Walter Gibbs, Reuters

Norway excluded two Israeli firms from its $450 billion sovereign wealth fund…saying it would be unethical to invest in [Africa Israel Investments and Danya Cebus (part of Africa Israel)]…because they have helped build Israeli settlements on occupied...

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Article
19 February 2010

Scandanavian financial institutions drop Elbit due to BDS pressure

Author: Adri Nieuwhof, The Electronic Intifada

One of the largest Dutch pension funds [ABP] told The Electronic Intifada today that it is selling off its shares in Elbit. The wave of divestment follows campaigning by Palestinian organizations and international solidarity activists to divest from...

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Article
11 September 2009

Report and statement indicate that TIAA-CREF has divested from Africa-Israel

Author: Adalah-NY

[Financial services and retirement firm] TIAA-CREF confirmed in statements…today that it divested from Africa-Israel earlier this year. The statements responded to a letter initiated by Adalah-NY and signed by TIAA-CREF clients calling on TIAA-CREF to...

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Article
27 August 2009

BlackRock does not wish to explain

Author: Erik Hagen, Norwatch

Norwatch wrote last week that the British fiduciary BlackRock had sold its investments...[in] Africa-Israel Investments, who participate in the building of the settlement Ma'aleh Adumim...Through the...banks Storebrand, Danica Pensjon and...

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Article
26 August 2009

BlackRock denies politics played role in Africa-Israel sale

Author: Adi Ben-Israel, Globes [Israel]

UK investment firm BlackRock...denied reports by..."Norwatch" that it sold its stake in Africa-Israel Investments...because of the company's activity in the West Bank...building homes in Maaleh Adumim...BlackRock did not deny that it had sold its...

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20 August 2009

BlackRock divests from Africa-Israel allegedly due to firm's involvement in West Bank settlement construction

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Article
20 August 2009

BlackRock Divests from the West Bank

Author: Erik Hagen, Norwatch

The British bank BlackRock has divested from Lev Leviev settlement projects on West Bank. The divestment follows pressure by three Norwegian banks marketing BlackRock funds...the British Embassy in Tel Aviv...[refrained from] occupying a building...

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