Steering committee, established by Netanyahu and Steinitz, to meet with various groups in an attempt to make Israel a world leader on living standards and socioeconomic strength.
Bank of Israel to put wordsmiths on new banknotes, after governor gives in on demand to include politicians Begin and Rabin on bills
Bank of Israel to put wordsmiths on new banknotes, after governor forfeits demand to include politicians Begin and Rabin on bills.
Minister succumbs to pressure from union chief and PM, agrees to 7.5% increase.
As the shekel strengthened during 2010, the Bank of Israel's enormous dollar holdings became worth less and less, and this accounts for the vast majority of the loss.
Report prepared by the central bank’s research division states that the defense establishment overspent its budget even though there were no major security incidents, such as a war.
Market players estimate that inflation in a year's time will be running at 3.5%; The Bank of Israel had no choice but to raise interest rates in order to rein in inflation.