Report also finds a slight decline in alcohol consumption, though 47 percent of high-school students said they drank mildly alcoholic beverages like beer.
Finance Committee paves way for foreign mutual funds to be marketed to Israelis; Israel Chemical’s higher quarterly profits beat analysts’ expectations; Edison Research to analyze firms for TASE.
Earlier, faction officials said they wouldn't back bill that would grant Knesset members the ability to suspend fellow lawmakers.
Union of Local Authorities reaches last-minute deal with treasury over workers' salaries.
Figures on January foreign tourist hotel stays are not yet available, but December's numbers were down 9% compared to December 2014 and 28% compared to December 2013.
Proposal OK'd by Avichai Mendelblit to be submitted at Sunday cabinet meeting.
There's no cost and pure benefit from adhering to simple rules: Don't talk on your mobile while it's charging and never use it within 50cm of your groin.
‘Muqtatafat,’ an English-language anthology of cartoons, depicts the region’s politics in somber, incendiary and sometimes surreal scenes