Haiat is expected to take up the position in October.
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who is seen as a strong supporter of Israel, had spoken of following the example of the US and Guatemala, by becoming the third country to relocate its embassy.
The Israeli embassy in Japan delivered a highlight that is sure to bring a smile to the current election cycle.
Florida placed itself a step ahead of the Trump Administration, which recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital previously but did not mention whether it supports united Jerusalem or not
Rivlin tells new ambassadors that Iran could spark a world war.
US President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital in December, and Washington moved its embassy in May.
Problems with the senior officials' agendas cited as the official reason for the postponement, but sources say embassy move is the trues reason.
"Israel is a sovereign state and we shall duly respect that," Bolsonaro writes.
"They are risking Australia's trade and business relationship with the rest of the world, in particular (the) Arab and Muslim world."
Dave Sharma, who is running for a seat in parliament, expressed support for embassy move if done so within context of two state solution.