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Norwegian government pension fund excludes more Israeli companies

Norwegian government pension fund excludes more Israeli companies Occupied Palestine Aug 23rd 2010 – The Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global (GPFG) has divested from two Israeli companies, Africa Israel Investments and Danya Cebus, over their involvement in construction of illegal

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Norway Divests from Leviev Companies Due to Israeli Settlement Construction

Media Contact: info[at] For Immediate Release August 23, New York, NY – In a major victory for the international movement for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) against Israel, the Norwegian government announced today that it has divested from Lev Leviev’s

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Three companies excluded from the Government Pension Fund Global

The Ministry of Finance has excluded two Israeli companies and one Malaysian company from the portfolio of the Government Pension Fund Global (GPFG). On the recommendation of the Council on Ethics, the Ministry of Finance has decided to exclude the

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Oslo borough votes to boycott Israel

Washington – The old Grorud borough district of Oslo, Norway’s capital, voted last week to boycott Israel, Norwegian news service NRK reported Friday. The motion passed by eight votes to four, led by the Red Party’s Turid Thomassen. The old

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Norwegian Port Union Boycotts Israeli Ships

Sunday June 13, 2010 02:20 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Report Responding to requests from the Palestinian Workers Union and other unions and organizations around the world, the Norwegian Ports Union decided to follow its Swedish counterpart by

Posted in Boycott, Labor Organizing, Norweigan Organizing

Hent hjem ambassadøren i Israel

LO krever handling etter at israelske soldater bordet en konvoi med hjelpeutstyr til Gaza, og drepte ni aktivister. De ber regjeringen hente hjem Norges ambassadør til Israel. LO-sekretariatets uttalelse fra mandag ble på initiativ fra Fagforbundet skjerpet under representantskapsmøtet på

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Norway calls for boycott on arms to Israel

OSLO (AFP) – A Norwegian minister and leader of a political party calls for an international boycott of arms trade with Israel following a deadly raid by Israeli commandoes on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla. • Swedish pension fund shuns Israeli

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