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Stef Wertheimer

Who is Israel's wealthiest billionaire in 2021?

Some 21 Israelis made this year's list, with Stef Wertheimer at the top.

08/04/2021
money

Coronavirus damage on economy is four times worse than 2008 crisis

Had it not been for the economic safety net Israel deployed and the aid programs for Corona, the economic damage may have been even worse.

06/04/2021

Maya ruins in Belize offer peek at ancient wealth inequality

The researchers gauged wealth inequality based on the mix of large and smaller homes, along with the size and nature of the structures.

By REUTERS
28/03/2021
Russian and Israeli delegates meet at the Russia Israel business dialogue forum in Jerusalem, Januar

How simple solutions to business problems outweigh complex ones

Interestingly, we found that known multinationals are using simple principles to guide their activities.

By YOEL ASSERAF
20/03/2021
money

OECD guidance on transfer pricing during COVID-19 pandemic

The OECD guidance should help multinationals close their books for 2020 by clarifying how to use comparable published data about unrelated groups.

By LEON HARRIS
18/03/2021
People stand in line at the Employment Authority.

200,000 Israelis returned to work since end of third lockdown

The number of jobseekers claiming unemployment benefits is now 560,628, with 55.3% (309,985) of them on unpaid leave.

18/03/2021

Israel Elections: Which economic plan does Israel really need?

While Netanyahu has put forward packages to help businesses recover from the pandemic, boost employment, and promote hi-tech growth, Bennett's plan would seek to double Israel’s standard of living.

17/03/2021

COVID: As Jerusalem reopens, shop owners are excited - and scared

The streets are relatively busy on a Sunday morning, and the shops seem busy, but 'For Rent' signs hang on the windows of dozens of the stores and restaurants that line the street.

07/03/2021
In honor of International Women's Day, Keter has put up signs across its eight facilities that say '

Int'l Women's Day: Keter is closing the gender pay gap for women

According to the Adva Center, an organization that analyses Israeli policy, the gender pay gap has not only not disappeared with time, but has actually grown in 2020.

Protestors shut down roads as Lebanese economy crashes

"We can't bear it anymore...The dollar is going up and they don't care about us. They're still dividing up their gains," Rabih Khaled, who has been unemployed for months, said.

By REUTERS
02/03/2021
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