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      Archive: 1/20/2014

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        1/20/2014, Shevat 19, 5774

      Employee Pay for Travel Expenses to Go Up

      The Histadrut Labor Federation has reached agreement with the presidium of business organizations in Israel, under which an employer's contribution to a worker's travel expenses will go up to 26.4 shekels a day as of the pay period in effect on January 1st.

      The background for the increased contribution is an average 4.7-percent increase in the price of public transportation.