Misezhnikov: Restoring Tourism to South is 'National Mission'

Tourism Minister Stas Misezhnikov, top ministry officials call renewed tourism and income to the south a “national mission.”Chana Ya'ar, 11/25/2012, 12:26 PM

Tourism Ministry Prepares South for War, and 'Day After'

Israel's Tourism Ministry has hundreds of thousands of shekels' worth of aid for southern Israel after Operation Pillar of Defense ends.Chana Ya'ar, 11/21/2012, 10:13 AM

'The Heart Breaks Seeing the Five Coffins'

Tourism Minister Misezhnikov speaks at a state ceremony after the coffins of the victims of the terror attack in Bulgaria arrive in Israel.Elad Benari, 7/20/2012, 1:55 AM

Ex-Chief IDF Rabbi Finds Peace on Nature Trail

After retiring as top military rabbi, Brig-Gen. (res.) Avichai Ronsky hiked the Israel Trail with his wife.Gil Ronen, 1/25/2011, 1:15 PM

Would-be Hijacker Nabbed on Turkish Airlines

Drama unfolded Wednesday as a would-be hijacker was overpowered by passengers aboard a Turkish Airlines flight headed for Istanbul from Oslo. Chana Ya'ar, 1/6/2011, 2:08 PM

Prayers for Rain on Temple Mount and all over Israel

Students from Kiryat Arba High School Yeshiva prayed for rain while Chief Rabbi Amar told Israelis to do good deeds so as to merit rain.Gil Ronen, 11/15/2010, 10:39 PM

Jordanians Burn Israel Flag, Protest Need for Visa for Jerusalem

Demonstrators burned an Israeli flag in front of Jordan's Tourism Ministry in Amman Monday night to protest the need for a visa to visit Jerusalem.Chana Ya'ar, 8/10/2010, 10:47 AM

Israel Making Plans to Attract More Tourists

Capitalizing on a recent boom, Israel's Tourism Ministry is allocating NIS 24 million to attract guests in the upcoming spring and summer.Malkah Fleisher, 5/4/2010, 10:24 PM