Bank of Israel hosts discussion on Israeli, Swiss economies

Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank visits Israel, meets with the Governor of the Bank of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2017, 2:13 PM

Bank of Israel to keep interest rates at 0.1%

The Bank of Israel announced it is keeping their interest rate at 0.1% for the month of January. Growth and inflation remain healthy.Shlomo Vile, 12/26/2016, 7:48 PM

Bank of Israel Cut Interests Rates to New Record Low

The Bank of Israel is expected to cut interest rates further, in order to prompt spending in Israel's weak economy.Moshe Cohen, 9/24/2015, 8:42 AM

Shekel Remains Higher After Tanking 2% Monday

The shekel remained stronger after remarks by Bank of Israel head that the days of the 'cheap dollar' were returning.Moshe Cohen, 6/23/2015, 4:46 PM

Bank of Israel Unveils New 50 Shekel Bill

50 shekel (almost $15) banknote presented ahead of its entry to circulation; features likeness of Hebrew poet Shaul Tchernichovsky.Ari Yashar, 9/10/2014, 2:55 PM

Hareidi MKs: Fire Bank of Israel Head for 'False Accusations'

Dr. Karnit Flug takes flak for saying that the growing number of hareidim is a factor in market slowdown.Gil Ronen, 2/18/2014, 12:53 PM

Appointment Process of BOI Chief Was a 'Disaster', Admits Lapid

"I don't mind apologizing to Karnit Flug" for the lengthy appointment process, says Finance Minister.Elad Benari, 10/21/2013, 3:13 AM

Flug: Challenges Abound for Bank, Economy

The new Governor of the Bank of Israel, Karnit Flug, said she appreciated the vote of confidence the country's leaders had given heRDavid Lev, 10/21/2013, 12:14 AM

Stanley Fischer: Flug a 'Worthy Choice' for BOI Head

Former Bank of Israel head joins gov't officials, MKs, and economists in welcoming the appointment of Karnit Flug as his successor.David Lev, 10/20/2013, 4:39 PM

Next Bank of Israel Governor: Karnit Flug

Acting Bank of Israel governor is appointed to prestigious post.Maayana Miskin, 10/20/2013, 2:39 PM

PM Offered Bank Governor Post to Larry Summers

Channel 2 says former US Treasury Secretary turned down offer to head Bank of Israel. Identity of new governor to be revealed Sunday.Gil Ronen, 10/19/2013, 7:26 PM