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Israel's income from natural gas just 6% of expectations - comptroller

State Comptroller Matanyahu Englman recommended that the Energy Ministry and the Tax Authority work together to reduce bureaucracy and ensure the state receives its share of profits.


Over 50% of Israel's bus stops inaccessible for people with disabilities - report

The semi-annual State Comptroller Report shows many flaws in the accessibility of public transport for people with disabilities.

BENJAMIN NETANYAHU speaking at the podium in Knesset, August 2, 2021

State comptroller criticizes Netanyahu’s gov. for COVID management

Delays in decisions and unwillingness to listen to experts repeatedly caused Israel to find itself in a new outbreak.

SHOWDOWN IN Tel Aviv this week –  are seeing the first buds of change, or a continuation of discrimi

Israel Police arrest Ethiopian minors 4x more - comptroller report

Investigations of Ethiopian minors, even if the probes are closed later and found to be groundless, can severely harm their socio-economic track by blocking them from being drafted into the IDF.

Comptroller finds Elections Committee goes overboard with taxpayer funds

The budget for Israeli elections is 46% higher per voter than the average of 18 key countries, including Russia, which budgets half as much per voter as Israel.


State Comptroller bows out of Meron probe in favor of state inquiry

Englman first announced that he would probe the disaster back on May 3 when it appeared that the government of former prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu would block any attempt at a state inquiry.

COVID-19 led to an 800% increase in domestic violence complaints - comptroller

State Comptroller Matanyahu Englman's report states that there has been a 26% increase in requests for help from domestic violence victims.

How independent is State Comptroller Matanyahu Englman?

The true picture is far more complex than is often portrayed.

Racism, discrimination still prevalent in Israeli education – comptroller

Israel’s state comptroller found no progress was made in combating racism in Israeli schools since the 2016 report, pointing to bureaucratic issues that perpetuate the problem.

Meron stampede: Comptroller will launch special probe of Lag Ba'omer tragedy

“It was a disaster which could have been prevented. Now it is incumbent upon us to evaluate and investigate to prevent another incident like this.”

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