News Briefs

  2/3/2013, Shevat 23, 5773

Deputy Budget Director Back a Week After he was Fired

Gal Hershowitz, the Finance Ministry's budget director, reached an agreement, Sunday evening, with Eyal Epstein, the deputy director in charge of macro planning, to retain Epstein until the government approves the next budget.

The agreement came a week after Epstein was dismissed and his authority was transferred to his deputy, Meir Bing.