A Lot Is at Stake, but Foreign Companies Are at Ease Over Election Results

Energy, infrastructure companies confident about policy continuity with new government.

The election campaign ended Tuesday without much mention of a major player in the economy, namely the hundreds of foreign companies doing businesses in Israel. They employ tens of thousands of workers and participate in some of the country’s biggest infrastructure projects, and the outcome of the elections and coalition talks about to get underway are a major concern for them.