With economy and wages buoyant, lower prices helped spark a consumer spending boom last year.
Program aims to close shortfall of engineers and other high-tech professionals by expanding educational courses, recruiting experts from overseas.
The prime minister is being probed for his ties with the Yedioth Ahronoth daily, but he has also helped Channel 10 television – in which some of his billionaire friends have held stakes.
Arnon Mozes’ Yedioth Ahronoth gave positive coverage to the strongest players at the height of their power. If the media’s function is to critique the powerful, Yedioth did the opposite.
After a slow start, new law causes usage to plummet at supermarkets.
Israel suffers high levels of economic inequality, and a treasury economist found that the problem stems not from growing numbers of poor but the wealthiest waxing even richer
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Greek company says it will set up its own facilities to deliver gas from Karish and Tanin fields.
Big issue marks first time Israel taps European market in three years.
Meanwhile, Finance Minister Kahlon’s other big anti-gambling initiative to end off-track betting on British horse races also was running into trouble.