Program aims to stanch exodus of career soldiers for pay and glory of the private sector
But Arabs and ultra-Orthodox Jews, who don’t serve in the military in large numbers, are deprived of this leg up, which is compounded by stingy funding for their schools
An artificial island would open Gaza to the world without jeopardizing Israeli security, and even enjoys the right's support. So why isn't it happening?
The characteristics Uri Avnery attributes to the Mizrahi and Ashkenazi camps seem to come from the 1950s: They embody a wealth of arrogance, ignorance, racism and stereotyping.
Ousted CEO Erez Vigodman’s policy of acquiring competitors before they ate Teva ultimately left the Israeli drug company weaker.
After the settlements censure, Israel's consul general in New York suggested linking Israeli know-how to diplomatic support. But that would be like cutting off our nose to spite our export markets.
The days of the big tycoons and sweetheart deals for big companies are over. There’s too much regulation and too little control.
The Trump way of seeking power through loudmouthed invective has its practitioners in Israel, too, and the sports and culture minister is the one most likely to succeed using it.
I believe Netanyahu when he says he favors competition, but when you see how he acts in the media sector, it is clear that his desire is to tame the media and control its agenda.
Israel's Largest Bank Silences Sexual Assault Claims Against Top Management - With Clients' Private Money
When Bank Hapoalim pays off the complainant with bank money, everyone loses. Sexual assault is for police, not banks, to handle