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Posts Tagged: Israel economic growth

April 29, 2021 11:42 am

More Than Oranges: The Continuing Success of the Israeli Economy

Growing up in Montreal in the 1950s and 1960s in a Zionist household meant being aware of the precarious nature of the Israeli economy and...

June 10, 2018 11:11 am

Israel Raises Growth Estimate to 3.5 Percent in 2018, 3.4 Percent in 2019

Israel's government raised its economic growth estimates by 0.3 percentage points for this year and next, citing better than expected private spending and exports and...

May 2, 2018 11:25 am

IMF Report Confirms Strong Economic Growth for Israel - Israel’s strong economic growth and solid job market came in for praise in the International Monetary Fund’s annual report on the nation’s economy. The 2017...

November 15, 2017 2:26 pm

Israeli Economy Flexes Its Muscle: Shekel Deemed World’s 2nd-Strongest Currency - Last week, the German financial services giant Deutsche Bank ranked the Israeli shekel as the world’s second-strongest currency, bolstering the broader outlook of the Jewish...

October 15, 2016 11:15 pm

Israeli Economic Growth Exceeding Expectations - Israel's economy is performing better than previously expected, the country's Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) reported Thursday, updating its annualized growth projection for 2016. In the third...

December 16, 2014 10:28 am

Jerusalem, Tel Aviv Receive ‘Innovation Teams’ Grants From Bloomberg Foundation - Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg's foundation chose Jerusalem and Tel Aviv-Yafo as the only two non-American cities among a group...

November 28, 2014 10:52 am

Israel’s Defiant Economy

The assumption that Israel's economic growth depends on peace accords, and that Israel's economy cannot withstand BDS (boycott, divestment and sanctions) pressure, are inconsistent with...

September 17, 2014 10:15 am

Israel’s Economic Slowdown More Pronounced Than Initially Reported - Israel's Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), which several weeks ago said that the Israeli economy grew at an annualized rate of 1.7...

September 16, 2014 1:07 pm

Bank of Israel Governor Listed Among World’s Top Central Bank Chiefs - Less than a year after her appointment as Bank of Israel governor, Dr. Karnit Flug was selected by the Global Finance magazine as...

August 19, 2013 7:29 pm

Israel Second Quarter Economic Growth Exceeds Expectations - Israel's Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) announced that the Israeli economy grew at an annual rate of 5.1 percent in the second...

June 18, 2013 2:20 am

Israel’s 2013-14 Budget Passes First Reading in Knesset

Times of Israel - The Knesset on Monday night voted through, in first reading, the 2013-2014 state budget with a vote tally of 58 for...

June 4, 2013 12:28 pm

Netanyahu Fires Back at Finance Minister Lapid, Defends Record on Economy

Jerusalem Post - Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu fired back at Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid in the Knesset on Monday for saying last week...

May 17, 2013 1:42 pm

1st Quarter Growth Dispels Fears of Economic Slowdown for Israel

Israel's GDP rose by an annualized 2.8% in the first quarter of 2013, up from 2.6% in the preceding quarter, the Central Bureau of...

January 29, 2013 12:40 pm

Bank of Israel Chief Fischer Resigns, Netanyahu notes his “Major Role in the Economic Growth” of Israel

Bank of Israel chief Stanley Fischer informed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Tuesday that he would be stepping down from his position in June. Fischer...


Players From Israel’s Beitar Jerusalem Soccer Visit Dying Young Fan in Hospital

Athletes from the Israeli soccer team Beitar Jerusalem took their newly awarded State...

English Soccer Club Tottenham Hotspur Reportedly Eyeing Israeli Soccer Star Manor Solomon

The English Premier League soccer club Tottenham Hotspur is reportedly a...


‘They Are Paying for Terrorists to Murder’: State Department Co...

US Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs Barbara Leaf on Wednesday confirmed that the Palestinian Authority continues to...


Israel Signs Transportation Deals with Morocco as Ties Deepen

Israeli Transportation Minister Miri Regev on Monday signed a series of deals between Israel and Morocco in the latest example of deepening ties between Israel and the Arab kingdom. “I am...

Middle East

At Least Three Killed in Clash on Iran-Afghan Border

Two Iranian border guards and one Taliban fighter were killed after shooting broke out near a border post between Iran and Afghanistan, a Taliban spokesman and Iran's state media said...

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