Articles in "Economy"

Israel’s Tech Sector Increasingly Turning To Arab Minority

The start-up nation is turning increasingly towards its Arab sector to support high tech industry initiatives and integrate their potential ...

Agreement To Bring Up To 1,000 Filipinos To Work In Israel’s Hotel Industry

Tourism Minister Yariv Levin and Philippines Labor and Employment Minister Silvestre Bello signed a bilateral agreement Tuesday that ...

Israeli Joins FATF Anti-Terror Financing Organization

Israel has become the 38th full member of The Financial Action Task Force (FATF), a global inter-governmental body that combats money ...

PepsiCo Completes $3.2 billion Acquisition Of SodaStream, Commits To Remaining In Israel

PepsiCo announced on Wednesday afternoon that it has completed its $3.2 billion acquisition of Israeli-based SodaStream. In August, the ...

Jamaican Agriculture Minister Tours Jerusalem Cannabis Lab

Jamaican Minister of Industry, Commerce and Agriculture Audley Shaw opened his trip to Israel with a visit to the Lumir Lab medical ...

‘Boycott Of Judea and Samaria Produce Could Eventually Become Boycott of Israel’

The Airbnb boycott of Jewish listings in Judea and Samaria is just the tip of the iceberg warned Prof. Eugene Kontorovich, director of ...

Interest Rates Rise For First Time In Seven Years, Dollar Falls Sharply

  The Bank of Israel raised its base lending rate for the first time in over seven years Monday, increasing the rate from 0.1 ...

East-Med Pipeline Deal Supplying Gas From Israel To Europe To Be Signed Within Weeks

The agreement for construction of the world’s longest underwater natural gas pipeline to carry natural gas from Israeli and Cypriot ...

Unit 8200 Women Veterans Breaking The Glass Ceiling and Helping Others Follow

A delegation of 17 women veterans of Israel's Signal Intelligence Unit 8200 visited Silicon Valley this month with the aim of empowering ...

BOI To End Foreign Exchange Purchase Program

The Bank of Israel’s Monetary Committee announced Monday the end of its foreign exchange purchasing program meant to offset the effects ...