MK Yitzhak Cohen approved as Housing Minister

MK Yitzhak Cohen (Shas) was approved as the new housing minister on Monday, filling the position that MK Ya'acov Litzman left empty when he resigned in protest against the coronavirus lockdown.
Cohen will also be responsible for the Capital Markets Authority and Securities Authority in the Finance Ministry.
The government also approved the assignment of Orit Farkash as tourism minister in addition to her position as strategic affairs minister.