Israel unemployment rate at historic low

PM Netanyahu: Israel blessed with lowest level of unemployment in 40 years, 'proof that our economic policy works'.Mordechai Sones, 8/21/2017, 10:01 PM

'Israel must prepare for employment disaster'

From the heart of Israel, a vision to counter unemployment with an eye to the future.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2017, 2:29 PM

Israeli Ethiopians are doing better than ever

Government sees 39% drop in number of Ethiopians relying on welfare income supplements.Didi Rosenberg, 11/28/2016, 8:49 AM

Tens of Thousands of Jobs in Israel Go Unfilled

There were more available jobs – and more available high-paying jobs - in Israel in the fourth quarter of 2014 than ever before.Moshe Cohen, 3/25/2015, 7:23 PM

Analysts: Iran Sanctions Did Enormous Harm to Country

Analysts Wednesday listed some of the economic damage done to Iran by the sanctions – and that damage has been substantial.Moshe Cohen, 3/4/2015, 10:30 AM

More Israeli Men Working in August than Ever

Mixed news as more men working, even as unemployment rises to 6.4% in August during Operation Protective Edge.Moshe Cohen, 9/22/2014, 11:27 AM

International Monetary Fund: Israel's GDP Growth Stable

Israel's GDP continues to grow, according to new report - but unemployment in specific populations continue to threaten that growth.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2014, 8:33 PM

Report: In Spite of Strong Economy, Israeli Poverty Still High

High unemployment among Arab women, hareidi men contributes towards Israel ranking bottom out of 35 OECD states.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2013, 4:55 PM

Average Salary Up, Unemployment Low

The average salary in Israel rose 1.6% in April, following a separate 1.8% increase recorded in January. Meanwhile, unemployment remains lowDavid Lev, 7/7/2013, 4:35 PM

Unemployment Down Again in Israel

The Israeli economy continues to do well in the face of ongoing problems in the world economy, with unemployment down againDavid Lev, 6/30/2013, 8:18 PM

157,000 U.S. Jobs Added in January Shows Slow Growth

Employers added 157,000 jobs, down from December's upwardly revised 196,000, the Labor Department said., 2/2/2013, 8:37 PM

US Weekly Unemployment Claims Rise

New claims for US unemployment insurance benefits rose last week but were still in line with an improving trend in the jobs market. Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/1/2013, 12:16 AM

Jobless Rate Spikes in Euro Bloc, Returning Recession

Unemployment reached a new high in October in the European Union, spiking at 11.7 percent in the 17-nation bloc.Chana Ya'ar, 12/2/2012, 9:15 AM

Report: 70% of Arab Youth Want to Leave Region

Arab League population experts warn 70% of Arab youth want to leave the Middle East to seek a better life elsewhere.Gabe Kahn., 11/16/2011, 6:52 PM

Bank of Israel: An Economically Healthy New Year

The Bank of Israel sees a healthy new year for the economy. Inflation to fall. Interest rate steady. Economy to outstrip growth in US. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/27/2011, 12:37 PM

Republicans Believe Solyndra Scandal Will Scorch Democrats

The House will begin hearings on the Obama Administration poster company that went bankrupt, leaving the government holding the bag.Amiel Ungar, 9/23/2011, 12:43 AM

Unemployment at New Low of 5.5%

Unemployment drops to 5.5%. Steinitz: this proves that Netanyahu's financial policies are sound. Maayana Miskin, 8/31/2011, 6:03 PM

Unemployment in Israel is Dropping, More Jobs Found

Fewer Israelis unemployed in May, more new workers find jobs. Maayana Miskin, 6/28/2010, 2:02 PM

Israel's Unemployment Rate Drops - Again

Israel's unemployment rate drops for the third quarter in a row.Malkah Fleisher, 6/2/2010, 6:48 AM