04.29.2017 | 3 Iyar, 5777
Protests across the West Bank: Palestinians report dozens inured
For Abbas, meeting with Netanyahu is the easy part
Russia slams alleged Israeli strike on Syria
Arab merchants shut stores in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners
Israel planning 15,000 east Jerusalem homes
Netanyahu slams German FM for insulting victims of Holocaust
Peace Now protest blocked by police near Kohav Yaakov
US Senate unanimously signs letter asking UN to address anti-Israel bias
Bennett wins re-election as Bayit Yehudi head
Storming the Labor Party leadership
Netanyahu’s muscular diplomacy
Television: ‘Girls,’ guys and Oprah
Movie Review: A soft rain permeates ‘After the Storm’
The best of both worlds at Kitchen Bar
Veneziana in Haifa
How do you say slam dunk in Hebrew?
Basketball: Jerusalem beats Herzliya for 3rd straight win
Soccer: Beersheba looking to clinch championship at Mac TA
Vered helps Beitar leap over Petah Tikva into 3rd place
American Heart Association picks United Hatzalah as training partner
Israeli greens to march in global campaign against Trump climate policies
Israel’s united and uniting rescue team
A radiant idea
Teen pot smokers run high risk of schizophrenia, Israeli researchers find
Bird makes a rare stop in Israel after 'wrong turn'
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
Editor's Notes: Why we are hosting Sebastian Gorka
Column one: Netanyahu’s bold move against Europe
Independence Day: Celebrating the process
Rooted in 3,000 years of history
Pope Francis arrives in Cairo seeking to mend ties with Islam
New photos emerge of Jewish convert Jenna Jameson's baby
Report: Desperate Syrians sell kidneys, eyes to Lebanese organ traffickers
Assad behind April 4 chemical attack, French intelligence confirms
Khamenei says next Iranian president should be less engaged with West
Trump says Iran violating ‘spirit’ of nuclear deal
Tillerson: An 'unchecked Iran' could follow same path as North Korea
Trump administration certifies Iran compliant with nuclear deal
Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul
Egypt says air strikes kill ISIS leaders in Sinai
Islamic State seeking alliance with al Qaida, Iraqi vice president says
US-backed forces launch new attacks on Islamic State in Syria
Holland has first Jewish military wedding since Holocaust
Texas Senate passes anti-BDS bill, Gov. expected to sign in May
Outrage over German Foreign Minister's alleged belittling of Holocaust
US Holocaust Museum condemns reported persecution of gay men in Chechnya
Tel Aviv to house world's first construction tech hub
Minority Report: In pursuit of Optima results
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Families of Holocaust victims and survivors reunited thanks to MDA tracing unit
Trump: I want to see peace with Israel and the Palestinians
S.Korea, US warn of punishment for N.Korea; US stresses sanctions
Ivanka Trump hissed at W20 Summit for defending father
Trump: UN Security Council must ready new sanctions on N.Korea
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
Grapevine: Happy 69th
Star Catcher - Astrology for the week of April 28, 2017
Grapevine: Tracing unit
Grapevine: Goldin’s letter
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 24, 2017
Ivanka Trump visits Holocaust memorial in Berlin
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 27, 2017
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Just a Thought: On sirens
Publicly lauding Israel – from Iran
Unable to fight
Pascale’s kitchen: From the old country
A kashrut controversy – for one day
Adventures in bentsching
Touring the city
From prayer to fulfillment: Israel’s first birthday
Q&A with Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota
A hero of two armies
Celebrating at 60
Savta Suzy and Saba Momi
לְכָל אֶחָד יְרוּשָלַיִם
אַלְבּוֹם חָדָש: שָלוֹש
אַחַת. אַחַת וְאַחַת
הַמַסָע אֶל הַצִיוּר: אַבְרָהָם פֶרְדוֹ
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
European pro-Israel lobby goes into the lion’s den
Christians, Muslims must live in peace, leading reverend says
Texas professors condemn Israel trip for students
Austrian Chancellor Plants Tree at the Grove of Nations
Fighting Fire with Fire
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
Technology has become a key factor in global economies, and this development has had a most positive impact on Israel.
By YAIR SEROUSSI
Sha’ath repeated PA threats to halt security coordination with Israel.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
By saving and investing now, you allow your money to make more money.
By AARON KATSMAN
Be honest with yourself, and if change is needed, don’t repeat the same mistakes that got you into your current situation rather step back and start from scratch.
Another common mistake is thinking it’s impossible to save while living in Israel, because according to “conventional wisdom,” it’s impossible to save on an Israeli salary.
You really do have the power to make significant change in your life – just do it.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Tel Aviv District Court's ruling shuts down the binary options platform called Fair Trade.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
In Israel, hopes are high for stronger commercial and strategic ties with the United States, and that warmer political relations will encourage foreign investors.
By saving money in parallel tracks, apartment and liquid financial investments, you will be able to enjoy your upcoming Simcha a lot more.
“Bank Hapoalim Switzerland has been operating for more than 40 years and is based on the stability, professionalism and tradition of Swiss banking.”
“Things are moving faster than anyone realizes. We are currently undergoing the most significant and fastest technological change we have ever experienced."
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
For some reason, even after demonstrating total ineptitude, we have been trained that we are unable to solve our own problems and that we need to turn to politicians to solve them for us.
Israeli-American entrepreneur Galia Benartzi was speaking at TEDxWhiteCity about the potential of the first-ever "people’s money."
By SHARON UDASIN
"Prime minister is very focused on growth, getting companies to register intellectual property here."
By MICHAEL ZEFF
According to property tax law, the state will compensate citizens for direct and indirect property damages caused by hostile acts, war or terrorism, whether or not a citizen is privately insured.
The bill is expected to allow real competition in the retail credit card market in Israel by giving non-bank actors the possibility issue credit cards and clear payments.
Any investor in emerging markets is ‘getting exposure to stocks in hostile countries,’ Steven Schoenfeld, founder of BlueStar Indexes, tells ‘Post’
This would be the company’s second multimillion-dollar fund in less than two years.
According to law, the State has to compensate citizens for direct and indirect property damages caused as a result of acts of hostility, war or terror, whether or not a citizen is privately insured.
“We are in the midst of the largest revolution that the automotive industry has seen in the last 100 years, and Mobileye is in the center."
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
When it comes to the defense industry, India is also the largest importer of defense equipment, which is a most important market for Israel today.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Co-founder of Sohn Conference brushes off concerns about Israeli role in binary options.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Households in the three lowest income quintiles generally do not purchase a healthful food basket, whether due to personal preference or because they cannot afford it.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Australasia and Europe might have higher budgets for public research and development, according to Kukutai, but Israel simply has “more entrepreneurs” in the agricultural technology sector.
Amidst all the hubbub of schmoozing and networking, two major Asian companies announced the launch of accelerators in Israel.
By NIV ELIS
Sefer Torah Just in time for Rosh Hashana, the Schmelzer family, owners of the Shlomo Group, dedicated a new Torah scroll in memory of the patron of the family, Shlomo Schmelzer.
By MICHAL GALANTI
Helsinki is a city with 315 islands, a peninsula surrounded by sea.
By BEN G. FRANK
Modern economies like that of Israel have a Gross Domestic Product that is three-quarters or more services − things people do for other people, and only one-quarter or less, tangible goods.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
Car-maker Tesla has said that it will have level 4 technology available by 2018.
Securing your retirement is important for your future savings. See what are the best ways to obtain a diversified and long term growth investment portfolio.
By IN JERUSALEM STAFF
The draft budget proposes that the justice minister consult with the heads of the Tax Authority (TA) and National Insurance Institute (NII) and amend the registration legislation.
By LEON HARRIS
The app connects to users’ accounts and lets them write checks, such as regular payments to landlords or vendors.
Heads of Israeli business organizations pen letter to Netanyahu, urging government to form a plan to prevent brain drain.
Sling enables micro-entrepreneurs to unlock a series of financial services directly from their smartphone, with no need for hardware, intricate contracts or upfront cost.
From the Governor of the Bank of Israel to three bank CEOs, women dominate the top echelons of Israel's financial system.
By VERED RAMON-RIVLIN/GLOBES
The newly-mended Israeli- Turkish relationship will be good for Israel’s economy.
The newly-mended Israeli-Turkish relationship will be good for Israel’s economy.
By NIV ELIS,NIV ELIS
Investors get spoiled when markets continually go up, but a 10-15% drop is relatively common and actually healthy for the stock markets long-term prospects.
Data show that Israel has experienced a steep increase in foreign stake in Israeli companies and banks, Bloomberg reports.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Gov’t tests new financial accountability law, faces NIS 14.4 b. hole for 2017 budget.
Investment professional gives money advice for after the wedding
Spending more time with grandchildren and volunteering are the most common answers I receive by retirees as they explain how they spend their time during retirement.
The idea behind the policy is to cut regulation and waiting time in clear-cut situations that raise little or no concern about increasing market concentration.
Two recent developments portend a shift in the states’ attitudes and, consequently, require the maturation of Israeli businesses’ tax planning and compliance.
By DAVID A. FRUCHTMAN AND LEON HARRIS
The authority will be responsible for upholding consumer interests for regulated industries such as insurance, promoting competition in the capital markets, and maintaining stability in the markets.
When new prospects come to me to look over their investments, more often than not they have absolutely no idea what they are investing in, with which firm and how much they are paying in fees.
What was – in 2015! – so remote as to be virtually impossible is changing its statistical status to being decidedly possible, after which it could move to a probability and then a likelihood.
By PINCHAS LANDAU
The bill would put a series of regulations in place for executives making over NIS 3.5 million a year.
Bill would put a series of regulations in place for executives making over NIS 3.5 million a year.
Overall 2016 budget plans a NIS 35 billion deficit, amounting to 2.9% of GDP.
In lieu of accepting the $1 million prize money, Perlman asked that the funds be used to promote inclusion and breaking barriers in both North America and Israel.
Hagit Moshe talks about taking on two new, challenging roles: deputy mayor and head of the city council’s finance committee.
By PEGGY CIDOR
The budget still has to be presented to the city council and be approved by it.
Kahlon: We cut taxes but added funds to social ministries
By LAHAV HARKOV,MICHAEL ZEFF
The strike ended after only 10 hours with a Finance Ministry’s announcement that was later confirmed by the FLAI.
By MICHAEL ZEFF,LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
"The supermarket chains are greedy and the farmers and consumers are paying the price."
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Focused on getting the Israeli banks to cut ties with the Palestinian banks, Shurat Hadin asked the High Court to order Kahlon to stand down from defending the Israeli banks from future liability.
Dankner ran a business universe for around a decade, far longer than Olmert was prime minister.
Income supplements for the elderly are paid under the guaranteed income law as additions to old age pensions.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
The activists were forcibly removed and escorted out of the hearing by security.
Shaked and Smotrich: State won’t fund NGOs that work against Israeli citizens
By LAHAV HARKOV
The Economic Arrangements Bill is passed in tandem with each budget and outlines the basic economic policies that are meant to accompany it.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praised the unanimously-approved budget, calling it "an important budget with foundations for competition, reforms and growth."
2017-2018 budget cuts ministry budgets while supporting income and corporate tax cuts.
The former deputy chief of investment of the now defunct Trade Bank is released after nearly 15 years in Neve Tirtza prison.
The budget structure bill still does not allow for an opportunity for there to be no budget for 2018, which would trigger an early election.
Coalition, opposition threatened mutual boycotts, until Edelstein swooped in.
The Knesset Finance Committee raised the alarm that a clause, though intended to prevent runaway deficits, would concentrate power in the Finance Ministry.
Tax revenues were NIS 1.7 billion higher than expected, and expenditures were NIS 1.8 billion lower than expected.
The TA-100, representing the largest 100 companies trading on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, opened down roughly 3% Sunday, the first day of trading following the UK referendum.
An itemized list of expenses for PM Netanyahu's New York trip was released Tuesday by the Jerusalem district prosecutor’s office.
Zionist Union MKs accuse former attorney-general Weinstein covering up and sabotaging investigation of affair in which Netanyahu accused of double-billing trips abroad.
By LAHAV HARKOV,DANIEL CLINTON
Rosh Ha’ayin has rejected suggestions of sharing Afek industrial park’s tax money with Kafr Kasim.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The 11.5 million documents was published on Sunday, following a year-long investigation of their contents.
By NIV ELIS,JTA
Eliezer Fishman faces the largest ever bankruptcy of an Israeli businessman. How did the banks allow things to go so far?
Benjamin Netanyahu and his treasurer Moshe Kahlon are tinkering with a populism they might prove unable to afford.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
International aid to the PA has declined more than 60% over the last six years.
By ADAM RASGON
The source of China and Saudi Arabia’s increasing alignment of interests is China’s effort to create its self-declared 21st Century Maritime Silk Road.
By MICHAEL TANCHUM
Per square meter, home prices in Israel are among the highest in the world, and home ownership is the biggest factor in inequality in Israel.
By GIDON BEN-ZVI
By RUBY GEMEL
Financial and security aspects of the quickly developing Israel will have to be taken into consideration as Trump begins collaboration with Israel.
By JONATHAN ADELMAN
Israeli government takes one step toward improving its welfare policy regarding the country's youth and children.
On its own, giving "free money" is a terrible idea. But universal basic income can work if it's part of a greater plan.
By MICHAEL LAITMAN
If Kahlon insists on increasing the budget deficit he should use the extra money to invest in the future of Israel’s economy, whose success depends on improving productivity.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The reform is expected to help the weakest workers who do not have the backing of unions or of huge organizations that have tremendous bargaining power vis-a-vis the large pension providers
Use this seven-week period to get on track financially so that you can have a secure financial future.
Financial experts explain what this US election can mean for the future of the global market.
Investors flee risky assets over worry that Trump victory will cause economic and global uncertainty.