By John Valentine Wistar Shaw
The cloth assembled during this ebook is a survey of Palestine and was once ready among the center of December, 1945, and the tip of January, 1946. the thing of the survey was once to envision the stipulations in Palestine with detailed consciousness to topics touching on absorptive potential.
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AGRICULTURAL I N V E S T M E N T I N ARAB A N D OWNERSHIP. JEWISH £P. 000 Jewish investment up to 1945 at pre-war value (incl. livestock) 16,500 Arab rural housing Arab agricultural implements Arab livestock 9,000 1,000 3,100 Total Arab 13,100 Table 8. SUMMARY. O W N E R S H I P OF CAPITAL I N P A L E S T I N E I N 1945, (excluding public fixed assets). Owned by Arabs Jews £P. 7 Agricultural investment. ז. >. 6 * Mainly Government and military. ** Included with Arabs. *** Excludes the value of urban land buildings and improvements and the value of public fixed assets.
P . millions N e t c u r r e n c y reserves : Arab owned Jewish owned Other (incl. ) N e t b a n k i n g reserves : Arab owned Jewish owned O t h e r ( i n c l . 2 CHAPTER Table la X I V . ). £P. millions £P. millions I n d i v i d u a l a n d company investments : Arab owned Jewish owned Other (incl. Arab). 2 Total assets : Arab owned Jewish owned Other (incl. ). 7 Table 2. O W N E R S H I P OF L A N D I N PALESTINE. Share of Jews a n d Arabs ( i n c l u d i n g other non-Jews) as at 1st A p r i l , 1943.
BANK LTD. 40 31,000 3,500 198,930 114,972 561 CHAPTER X I V . Table 8 (contd). Bank Paid-up capital Date Reserve funds BANK Total advances and bills discounted JËP. £P. £ P . ) LTD. 45 98,326 13,000 1,039,930 590,645 398,464 KUPAT-AM BANK LTD. 45 79,800 25,000 1,281,388 613,171 30. ARAB 30. BANK — LTD. 45 815,296 844,154 3,777,821 2,827,277 ARAB 30. NATIONAL BANK LTD. 45 600,456 183,723 3,192,907 2,428,937 562 CHAPTER XIV. Section 5. OWNERSHIP OF CAPITAL. 49. There are few countries for which estimates of national wealth have been compiled and, of those countries which have attempted such estimates, few indeed would claim that their estimates are anything more than rough approximations.
A Survey of Palestine by John Valentine Wistar Shaw