Billion-Shekel Compound for Israeli PM, With Underground Command Center 'Bunker' for National Emergencies ... - Algemeiner
The Jerusalem District Planning and Building Committee has approved a plan to erect a massive compound to house the office and private residence of the prime minister, Israel's Channel 10 reported on Tuesday. According to the report, the compound will ...
Bank of Israel Regulation for Shekel Derivatives Commences in January 2017 - Finance Magnates (blog)
All non-Israeli firms who are above the reporting threshold, as outlined below, that trade the Israeli shekel will be required to report for over the counter (OTC) derivatives on FX and rates from 1 January 2017. The reporting threshold is equated to ...
Israeli lawmakers approve nearly 1 trillion shekel 2017-18 budget - Economic Times
JERUSALEM: Israel's parliament early on Thursday gave final approval to the 2017-2018 state budget that the Finance Ministry says will reduce the cost of living, tackle a housing crisis, and boost economic growth and productivity. Lawmakers voted 60-48 ...altro »
Bank of Israel's Love of Dollars Inflicts Heavy Tax on Israelis - Haaretz
Last Thursday could have been a holiday for Bank of Israel Governor Karnit Flug – or at least an opportunity to break into a small smile. Due to the U.S. Federal Reserve raising interest rates, the shekel was up more than 1% against the dollar ...altro »
10 things you should know about Israel's tourism sector - Jewish News of Greater Phoenix
Israel spent a record-high 500 billion shekels ($131 billion) on tourism in 2016, with a focus on marketing campaigns for traditionally popular tourism feeder markets such as the U.S., Russia, Germany, France, and the U.K., in addition to new markets ...
Israel and U.S. begin sharing data in crackdown on tax evasion ... - Haaretz
The Israel Tax Authority says Americans have provided information on 35000 accounts held by Israelis in the U.S. and on an unspecified number of American ...altro »
A new scandal rocks Israel's prime minister - The Economist
According to data published this week by Haaretz, an Israeli daily, Mr Adelson spent 730 million shekels ($190m) on the free sheet during its first seven years of operations, approximately a shekel for every copy of Israel Hayom handed out across the ...
Israel Marks Third Year of Lower Prices as CPI Drops in 2016 - Haaretz
Bank of Israel Governor Karnit Flug has been trying to weaken the shekel against the dollar in order to make Israeli exports competitive. But despite regular intervention in the foreign currency market, the shekel actually gained close to 1.5% against ...altro »
Trump, Israel and business (not) as usual - Jerusalem Post Israel News
Recent comments by US President-elect Donald Trump on future US-Israel relations, US Secretary of State John Kerry's speech and United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334 have all focused on the US embassy in Israel, the Middle East conflict and ...altro »
Bank of Israel leaves interest rate unchanged - Globes
As expected, the Bank of Israel announced today that it was leaving its key interest rate at 0.1% for January. The decision of the Bank of Israel's Monetary Committee comes against a background of appreciation of the shekel against the basket of ...