Survey: Vacation trends in industry

Approximately 60 percent of Israeli factories offer paid vacations to employees during the summer months, while 33% pay holidays during the year as well, a new poll reveals.

By YONI TEITZ
July 3, 2007 08:25

Approximately 60 percent of Israeli factories offer paid vacations to employees during the summer months, while 33% pay holidays during the year as well, a new poll reveals. The survey, conducted by the Manufacturers Association of Israel, also found that 14% of Israeli manufacturers take their employees on collective vacations. Many manufacturers provide extra services to employees during the summer, including childcare programs, trips for employees and their families or corporate activity days, offered by a total of 62% of the country's manufacturers. Almost all manufacturers maintain the same working hours during the summer, the study found, contributing to 89% reporting increases in energy consumption during the summer.


Related Content

The Teva Pharmaceutical Industries
April 30, 2015
Teva doubles down on Mylan, despite rejection

By GLOBES, NIV ELIS

Israel Weather
  • 15 - 30
    Beer Sheva
    18 - 25
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 15 - 26
    Jerusalem
    16 - 25
    Haifa
  • 20 - 36
    Elat
    17 - 32
    Tiberias