Uri Yogev to chair Nat'l Economic Council Advisory C'tee

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Sunday selected the National Economic Council (NEC) Advisory Committee. Former Finance Ministry budget director and current Whitewater Inc. chairman Uri Yogev will chair the committee, the other 12 members being experts and senior personnel with vast experience in a variety of areas such as academia, society and industry, the Prime Minister's Office said. The committee will advise Netanyahu and the NEC itself and assist them in formulating policy recommendations.