Stolen cell phones to be blocked even with different SIM card

Israel police and Communications Ministry to allow mobile companies to block stolen phones from use even if the thief switches the SIM card.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2017, 5:06 PM

Finance Minister: Cigars are revolting

Kahlon praises self, condemns Netanyahu saying he doesn't smoke cigars, receives gifts only at weddings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2017, 12:40 PM

Clean internet bill won't be promoted

Communications Ministry opposed to MK Mualem's law to ensure cleaner internet, asks that it be watered down.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/1/2016, 3:42 AM

Channel 10 chairman did not make alleged anti-Mizrahi comments

Communications Ministry concludes that anti-Shas and anti-Mizrahi comments attributed to Rami Sadan were not made by him.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 6/8/2016, 12:12 AM

The monopoly returns? Outrage mounts over sale of Golan Telecom

Gilad Erdan demands Antitrust Authority and Communications Ministry reject 'harmful' billion shekel sale of Golan Telecom to Cellcom.Cynthia Blank, 11/5/2015, 2:51 PM

Strikes Suspended in Broadcasting Authority Deal

Deal reached between Communications Ministry and Histadrut on law which would have seen the dismissal of hundreds of IBA employees.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 8/30/2015, 2:50 PM

Netanyahu: Shut Down 'Palestine 48' Propaganda Channel

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is examining ways to shut down a new PA propaganda outlet - aimed at Israeli Arabs.Moshe Cohen, 6/18/2015, 7:50 AM

Herzog: Netanyahu Will Destroy Israel as Jewish State

Zionist Union chair alleges continuation of PM Netanyahu's policies will result in binational Jewish-Arab state in Israel.Hezki Baruch, 6/8/2015, 6:13 PM

Herzog: Netanyahu in All-Out War Against the Media

Opposition leader harangues Netanyahu for impromptu firing of Communications Ministry Director, says it violates 'freedom of the press.'Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Cynthia Blank, 5/18/2015, 9:34 AM

PM Fires Communications Min. Director Over the Phone

Avi Berger was appointed by Gilad Erdan. The move reflects the tension between Erdan and Netanyahu.Ido Ben Porat, Gil Ronen, 5/17/2015, 8:25 PM

No More 3 Hour Wait for Cell Number Switching

The Communications Ministry approved rules to require cell companies to immediately move phone numbers to their new cellphone company.David Lev, 6/19/2012, 2:45 AM