In Light of Hong Kong Shoplifting Report, Panel to Decide if Frenkel Fit for BOI Chief

Frenkel's candidacy was called into question following a Haaretz report that he was detained at the Hong Kong airport in 2006 for allegedly shoplifting from a duty free shop.

The committee that vets high level government appointments received material from Hong Kong in connection with the nomination of Jacob Frenkel. Frenkel...