Final vote on 2015-2016 budget set for November 19
Knesset votes to continue work on bill to force-feed hunger-striking prisoners
Gold to thank Indians for apparent shift in UN voting pattern
Report: Jerusalem asked Britain to vote for anti-Israeli resolution
Classical Review: IPO
How E. Randol Schoenberg fought for The Woman in Gold
SHOW REVIEW: Cirque Du Soleil– Quidam: Menora Mivtachim Arena, Tel Aviv, July 2
Enter Bardo Pond’s musical time machine
Casspi to remain in Sacramento with new two-year deal
Farmar returns to rebuilding Maccabi Tel Aviv
2015/16 soccer season to begin with fireworks
Erlich aiming to continue surprise run at Wimbledon
Reshet Bet: Despite law, minorities continue to be underrepresented in government offices
Iran Defense Minister warns of ‘Israel’s WMDs’ threat to world
School teachers working in Israeli schools supported ISIS, Shin Bet says
Al-Quds Brigade builds watch tower directly across IDF structure on Gaza border
Haredim arrested for throwing rocks at Arab vehicles near Damascus Gate
Second arson in 2 days shuts down Jerusalem train station
Clinton calls for strategy to fight boycotts of Israel
WATCH: Jewish gymnast Aly Raisman strips down for ESPN
Mazel tov: Kabbalists Kutcher and Kunis tie the knot
Philadelphia museum celebrates Jewish role in promoting gay rights
Hoenlein: France is reconsidering Security Council resolution
Another deadline arrives, but no deal yet over Iran's nuclear program
Hardline Revolutionary Guard set to profit from Iran nuclear deal
Iranian official: US will remain our enemy despite emerging nuclear deal
After attack on ISIS, Iraqi jet mistakenly drops bomb on Baghdad, killing 5
Iran's Zarif says differences remain in nuclear talks with major powers
Professionals and volunteers available to counsel youth at popular entertainment spots
Barkat: Appoint permanent Hadassah Medical Organization director general to prevent collapse
Rate of women academics at universities and colleges still lags way behind US and EU
Opposition MKs, gov’t officials, gas companies spar over controversial outline
Delek, Noble executives: We commit to developing Leviathan
Members of the public can submit reactions to gas outline until July 21
TAU collaborates with IATA on aviation technology and security
Google's Waze to start carpooling pilot program in Israel
Israel's Elbit Systems wins $150 mln Benelux contract
Apps for finding jobs are among Microsoft Venture’s latest start-up
How US investors raised largest-ever real-estate bond offering in Israel
Shalom approves permits for Jordanians to work in Eilat hotels
Letters to the Editor: Measuring up
Fundamentally Freund: Bring Herzl’s grandparents for reburial in Jerusalem
Exploiting anti-Semitism for the occupation’s sake
Why universities need a definition of anti-Semitism
Demand BDS justify its goals
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Boycott takes center stage
Preempting ‘Goldstone II’
Israel, doctor’s orders
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Muslim and Jewish Jerusalemites break bread together
Cochavit Netzach Dolev takes a stand
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Extreme family fun
Opening the women’s wrestling floodgates
Distancing Israeli Arab moderates instead of drawing them closer
This Islamic State madness has gone on long enough
An obsession with Israel that even trumps national self-interest
Israel-Palestine: French recipe lacks ingredients
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The path to aliya- Indian style
The journey of Ukraine’s embattled Jews to Israel
A historic win, but no slam dunk
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Pope Francis to leave for South America in 'homecoming' trip
Episcopal Church overwhelmingly rebuffs divestment resolution
Will pope chew coca leaves in Bolivia?
Three US churches consider BDS measures against Israel in upcoming vote
NGO seeks to seize N. Korean ship to pay off $330 m. US judgment for killing of priest
Green Leadership Classroom Inaugurated at Dimona School
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Cherries in the Negev: If You Will it, It is No Dream
Healing Garden Dedicated at the Dana-Dwek Children’s Hospital in Tel Aviv
Italy’s National Day at EXPO 2015
The Ambassadors’ Club of Israel Tours the Galilee with KKL-JNF
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
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The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
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An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
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07.07.2015 | 20 Tammuz, 5775
Gabriel Hamani, manager of Bank Hapoalim branches in the US, explains what his bank brings to America.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
It is extremely important for Israel to develop diversified connections with foreign entities.
By YAIR SEROUSSI
If you scale down your lifestyle, you can achieve independence on much more modest sums of money than you ever dreamed was possible.
By AARON KATSMAN
Acquisition would create leading company with potential to transform global market for generics.
By NIV ELIS
Minimum wage to to increase by NIS 1,000, reach NIS 5,300 per month by December 2017.
There are few policy tools left available to the Bank of Israel at a time when so many other countries are conducting aggressively expansionist monetary policy.
Tel Aviv's market was noted to be be both broad and deep, but on a local level.
The deal is a boost of confidence to Israel's venture capital scene.
Part of the good news, as far as Moody's is concerned, is fact that a right-wing government would be more stable than the previous one.
Facebook Israel development center general manager Israel's center is part of one of Facebook's most important projects, called Internet.org.
Bank Hapoalim's net profit rose 7.5% in 2014 to NIS 2.74 billion, despite low interest rates.
The dynamics of a currency war are no different than those of a real war
By PINCHAS LANDAU
Before Credit Suisse, DeChellis headed Private Wealth Management at UBS and Private Banking in Europe for Merrill Lynch.
In one of her first newspaper interviews since taking office, BoI Governor Flug discusses the economy, explains why being a woman has never been an issue for her in this male-dominated field.
Visualead makes QR codes out of other images, sprucing up the usual black-and-white pixelated image.
The reasons for continued use of the device in the two countries is starkly different.
Israel's economy actually grew by an annualized .2% in the third quarter of 2014.
According to the International Monetary Fund, emerging- market (EM) economies are forecast to grow 5 percent in 2015.
By AARON KATSMAN
In recent years the Israeli economy has grown significantly, according to Adva Center report.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Dr. Daniel Teper relies on other new immigrants who have skills and experience cultivated abroad for his business.
A survey of 17,600 consumers in 22 countries found that Israelis are among the top buyers of cross-border products online.
Weinstein says major decisions should not be made by caretaker governments.
By NIV ELIS,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Israel ranked 24th out of 34 member countries in terms of the tax to GDP ratio in 2012.
By LEON HARRIS
Noble Energy and conglomerate Delek Group owned rights to develop the huge Leviathan natural gas field off the country's Mediterranean coast.
Study released Wednesday found that 80% of Israeli households "could not make ends meet."
Currency crisis has key differences from 1998 crash.
By NIV ELIS,REUTERS
Sunday's referendum is a political stunt. How Greek and European leaders react to it will be equally consequential to Europe's future.
Greeks are split on whether to accept an offer by creditors that Greek PM Alexis Tsipras calls a "humiliation."
You can borrow a couple hundred quid from outfits like The Money Shop for a mere 753%.
Middle Israel: By coincidence, the Greek default fell on the anniversary of the 1985 economic plan that saved Israel from a similar fate; what did Shimon Peres do right that the Greeks did wrong?
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Bill would increase the number of mandatory vacation days from 14 calendar days to 21 in the first year, 23 the second year, 25 the third year.
The 0.8 depreciation of the shekel makes it the worst currency on the global market.
The drop from $11.8 billion to $6.4 billion brought Israel to its lowest level of FDI since 2010.
Kahlon will have to cut NIS 10 billion from 2016 budget just to hit expenditure limit.
The port unions have been in an uproar since Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Transportation Minister Israel Katz announced plans to build new, privately-run competing ports.
Company preparing to go public, plans at least 100 branches of Super Cofix.
Price drop to start on June 15, Health Ministry announces.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
The index of 61 countries is compiled by the IMD business school in Lausanne.
In the last quarter of 2014, Cellcom launched TV services for NIS 99 per month, compared with HOT and Yes, which charge around NIS 340 per month.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
The current economic environment presents us with a new strategic triangular: US-Israel-China.
By EFRAIM CHALAMISH
Before incoming finance minister Kahlon tangles with the structural problems in the economy, he will have to figure out how to pay for the demands keeping the coalition together.
Israeli lawyers and accountants will have to start applying “know your customer” (KYC) procedures before accepting certain assignments, from September 2, 2015.
State comptroller blasts Housing Ministry for failing to provide public housing to the eligible population.
PrivateEquity.biz lets employees at start-ups sell their stocks and options to interested investors.
« Osez, persistez, réussissez », avait déclaré David Ben Gourion lors de l’inauguration du kibboutz. Les pionniers ont appliqué le message à la lettre
By NICOLE PEREZ
Ils ont poussé comme des champignons après la pluie. Les cafés Cofix ont envahi le paysage urbain et révolutionné le marché. Mais Avi Katz ne compte pas s’arrêter là
By ORIT ARFA
Peu importe qui dirigera la prochaine coalition, il est temps de trouver une solution à la crise du logement
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
A l’occasion de la Semaine internationale du diamant, organisée à Ramat Gan mi-février, plongée dans le microcosme d’une industrie florissante
By JOSEPHA BOUGNON
Guide pour les égarés, destiné à ceux qui voudraient comprendre ce qui se cache derrière les prix du baril de pétrole et du mètre cube de gaz
By SHLOMO MAITAL
Conscient du mécontentement des électeurs, appelés aux urnes tous les deux ans, Netanyahou a promis (une nouvelle fois), s’il est élu, de changer le système électoral israélien.
By SYLVIE BERGER
Le coût réel des élections nationales israéliennes est malheureusement tributaire de leur fréquence hors du commun
David Gilo veut encourager la concurrence sur le marché du gaz naturel
La première ferme urbaine d’Israël a pris ses marques à Beersheva
By RAFFI WINEBURG
Rami Levy, Jerusalem’s city councillor-supermarket mogul-Independence Day torch lighter – talks about bringing down consumer prices and his political aspirations.
By MOSHE STEINMETZ
Plan promises to “restore the welfare state.”
Yesh Atid and former welfare minister Moshe Kahlon’s Koolanu party both tried unsuccessfully to draft Trajtenberg.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Ein Hemed Campus and Darkei Torah Yeshiva have started small enterprise maintaining websites for small businesses.
By JEREMY SHARON
Teens seeking summer jobs can keep bosses honest with Economy Ministry smartphone app.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
The letter called on Gal-On to withdraw the proposal, or else
By LAHAV HARKOV
New finance minister spends first days in post preparing list of reforms.
Deri’s economic agenda to date has consisted largely in securing welfare benefits for his constituents, who are among Israel’s poorest.
Israeli workers spent a collective 103,554 work days on strike in past year, according to Economy Ministry.
Israel’s debt levels, which help determine its credit ratings and the interest levels that it pays, have been steadily falling for years.
According to data released by the CBS, the Consumer Price Index has fallen 1% over the past 12 months, and 1.3% since the beginning of the year.
Meet Shoshanna Gavish, the woman leading the charge to end mandatory retirement.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
40-50% of Israelis don’t have enough available assets to cover three months of basic needs.
Kahlon’s probable role as finance minister, however, worries banks
New report finds that tourism and private consumption are most effected by conflicts.
According to the data, food prices started falling in April, 2014, and the trend has since picked up speed.
Last quarter fueled by growth with an increase in exports and consumer spending.
Report recommends pushing ahead on efforts to educate ultra-Orthodox Jews and Arabs and integrate them into the labor market, where slow progress was noted.
New rules limiting banking fees go into effect on Sunday.
South Korea topped the list, followed by Japan, Germany and Finland ahead of Israel, while the US was just behind it at number six.
Researchers at Israel's Volcani Institute show off their new produce varieties to eager chefs.
By AMY SPIRO
The company already has over 10 million US users, who have sent over 500 million videos
Former president said that the results of the upcoming election would determine whether or not the moribund peace process could break out of its stalemate.
Japanese PM arrives in Israel with delegation of 100 top businessmen and government officials.
By HERB KEINON
Forum seeks to help Arab sector access tools available with regards to employment, as well as to increase enforcement in the field of equal employment.
Histadrut Chairman Avi Nissenkorn praised the bill's cabinet approval.
Minister touts growth in exports, hi-tech development at Tel Aviv conference.
Visit to be first by a Japanese prime minister since Junichiro Koizumi visited in the summer of 2006, just prior to the Second Lebanon War.
Protective Edge had less of an effect than first thought.
Agreement will raise miniumu wage to NIS 5,000.
Herzog is calling for an "emergency plan" to deal with housing, poverty and the cost of living.
Social bonds could link performance with funding and, ultimately, rebuild the public’s trust, eroded by years of waste and corruption.
Events have conspired to put the high cost of living on the election back burner
The real cost of Israel’s national elections is driven by their uncommon frequency
The credit rating of a country’s bonds is based on a group of experts’ opinions and they may well disagree.
Ahead of Hebrew Book Week, Publishers Association head Racheli Edelman talks about local literature, translated books and making a living as a writer.
By BARRY DAVIS
Municipality officials argue that the "symbolic fee" would help improve tourist services.
The Palestinian Authority will pay partial salaries to most of its employees for a fourth straight month in April after Israel failed to transfer revenue.
Israel imported its first fruit and vegetables from the Gaza Strip in almost eight years, partially easing blockade maintained since the Islamist group Hamas seized control.
Astrology for the week of December 19, 2014.
By MARALLYN BEN MOSHE
The real cause of the plummet in investments in Israel lays elsewhere. And to understand it we need to understand recent developments in the natural gas industry.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
The European Union’s Greek tragedy all but invites hyperbole. Hence analysts outdo each other in scripting doomsday scenarios.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
A balanced US budget amendment is a hoax perpetrated by ambitious politicians without the courage to make the difficult decisions on taxation and spending.
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD
Israel is eying Asian markets, and China in particular, in order to boost its exports and diversify away from a Europe that is becoming problematic politically.
By ALEXANDER B. PEVZNER