Unexpectedly strong figure, which nears Chinese growth rate, causes shekel to strengthen against the dollar.
Posting a 1.2% decline, the drop may point to cooling market.
Energean sells 50% stake in Karish and Tanin fields to London-based private equity fund Kerogene Capital; Noble looking to sell 7.5% of Tamar.
Order prevents further disruptions to flights will sides continue to talk
Details of a letter to Amman, signed by Netanyahu and Energy Minister Steinitz, were obtained by Haaretz after the government refused to confirm it even exists.
Long-term plan program sees 1.5 million new homes being built by 2040.
Chemical is key component in many industries. Haifa Chemicals, tank’s owner, may have to move production out of Israel.
Incumbent Histadrut labor federation head Avi Nissenkorn certainly has his faults, but he’s 10 times better than his neo-Bolshevik challenger, Shelly Yacimovich.
'Betterment tax grants' – that's the government's euphemism for what in practice is an exemption for the first nine months of the year from betterment taxes.
In a generally laudatory report on Israel’s economy, the agency warns about budget deficits.