As of 10:40 a.m., the benchmark TA-35 index climbed 0.22%, and the TA-125 was down by 0.16%.
By 3 p.m., the exchange’s flagship TA-35 index slumped by 7.92% and the TA-125 index dropped by 8.13%.
Leader Capital Markets macro-economist Yonatan Katz told The Jerusalem Post that Israel is "not expected to be impacted significantly by the virus."
Proceeds donated to Rett Syndrome research
While he will continue to advise the company, the former project director for Iran issues will be replaced by deputy chairman Alon Granot
Yet, as of late 2018, the company announced it would be laying off 1,700 of its Israel-based workers.
Day three of the TMTI challenge summit, the biggest start-up competition in Israel, pits 70 companies against each other
"Over the next four days at the Forbes Under 30 Global Women's Summit, we're bringing together 500 visionaries from around the world," said Moira Forbes, executive vice president of Forbes.
Last week, a war of words broke out between Ayalon and Transportation Minister Israel Katz as a result of persistent malfunctions on the new electrified railway.
Newly-installed Bank of Israel governor Prof. Amir Yaron emphasized Monday that the economy is in strong shape, but the stock exchange has been impacted by a bruising month for US markets.