Finance Minister: Fires won't cause long-term economic damageFinance Minister Moshe Kahlon details relief efforts to help those affected by fires, says economic harm to country will be limited.
Residents affected by fires to receive 2,500 shekelsKahlon announces that residents who lost their homes in fires will receive an initial compensation of 2,500 shekels per person.
Fitch upgrades Israel's credit ratingFitch Ratings upgrades Israel's ratings to 'A+' from 'A'. Netanyahu: It's a result of our responsible economic policy.
Close down both broadcasting authorities?The new committee to solve the issue of the Israel Broadcasting Authority considers closing both the old and the new authorities.
Kahlon: we don't need UNESCO's approvalFinance Minster says Bible proves Israel does not need approval of UNESCO, praises Jewish tradition.
Kahlon and Edelstein agree on structure of Arrangements LawTaxation on a third apartment to be included in the Arrangements Law for 2017-2018.
Finance Minister: We've chosen to stand with the young couplesMoshe Kahlon refuses to back off tax for 3rd apartments; 'Coalition members will have to choose between the top percentile and the young.'
Upgrade on 'Cost of Living' lottery for discounted housingMinisters Kahlon and Galant have changed the lottery to win discounted housing, in order to increase the chances of a win.
Ketchup, anyone?Finance and Health Ministers amend a bill on the official definition of ketchup, so as to increase competition on the ketchup market.
'Kahlon is striking investors on the head with a hammer'Pending heavy taxation, real estate investors say they won't stop buying new apartments - but they won't be intent on selling them, either.
Approved unanimously: Biannual budget passedOn the cusp of calling new elections, the government has finally passed a new budget. Education Minister: Government truly values education.
Kahlon blocks funds for Jewish communities in Judea and SamariaFinance Minister shuts down talks with Agriculture Ministry over funding for projects across Judea and Samaria.
Kahlon denies reports of Cabinet reshuffleFinance Minister insists there will be no change of ministries without Yoav Galant's full agreement
Kahlon proposes new apartment tax - but who will pay it?Monthly tax of 1,000 shekels per apartment to be levied. But who will end up flipping the bill?
Kahlon fumes: We freeze construction, they murderFinance Minister Moshe Kahlon calls for renewed, widespread construction in Jerusalem and Judea and Samaria;'Terror won't uproot anyone'
Cabinet approves turning stock exchange into a for-profitBill is aimed at reducing the bank's monopoly of the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange.
Kahlon: 'Economy is strong, ready to withstand any challenge'Finance Minister assures cabinet of Israeli economy's readiness to deal with financial ripples caused by Brexit
Kahlon: In the end there will be two states for two peoplesFinance Minister urges opposition leader Yitzhak Herzog to join the coalition, says a Palestinian state will ultimately be established.
Kahlon hints resumption of peace talks is imminentFinance Minister says rumors about resumption of Israel-PA talks hold more water than some think.
Herzog slams 'government in vision of the prophet Marzel'Bitter Labor head says 'magician' Netanyahu 'made himself disappear' as 'radical right' takes over; calls for Kahlon to collapse government.
Poll: Ya'alon-Sa'ar-Kahlon alliance could beat LikudPoll finds that new party led by former top Likud ministers would win more seats in the next election than Likud.
'Gabay worked to improve our quality of life'Kulanu leader Moshe Kahlon thanks outgoing minister for service, promises to continue program to clean up Haifa.
Despite campaign promises, housing prices continue to riseReport reveals failures of Moshe Kahlon and Yair Lapid to lower housing costs.
Finance Minister warned: Israeli banks shouldn't sponsor terrorShurat Hadin warns Finance Minister over banks which refuse to sever ties with the PA.
Kahlon: Unity government good for economic stabilityFinance Minister insists unpopular unity idea best for the public, in order to further economic reforms under a stable government.
Sundays off in Israel?Minister of Finance supports new bill seeking to create an "extended weekend" once a month.
Israel's chametz has been soldIn official ceremony, Finance Minister gives Chief Rabbis authority to sell state's chametz to Abu Gosh resident.
Kahlon: BDS cannot winThe Finance Minister participated Monday in the opening of a new mall in Gush Etzion and met with the heads of the Yesha Council.
Kahlon: Herzog 'almost' joined gov't, investigation torpedoed itRecently publicized investigation into campaign finances of opposition leader prevented unity government, claims Moshe Kahlon.
Housing Minister: I'm not trying to lower housing costs anymoreHousing Minister Yoav Galant and Kulanu party are changing goals from reducing cost of housing to providing apartments to young couples.
Report: Eli Yishai, Kahlon considering joint listHigh-level discussions reportedly taking place between former Shas chairman and Kulanu chief for possible joint run.
Kahlon calls to conclude talks on American aid ASAPFinance Minister says Israel ought to conclude negotiations over a defense aid deal with the United States as soon as possible.
Knesset limits bankers' salaries to 2.5 million shekels per yearNew law limits bank executives' salaries to 2.5 million shekels per year. Netanyahu accept, but doesn't want it to spread to other fields.
Minister: Doesn't matter where, just expel terrorists' familiesKulanu head Moshe Kahlon discusses terrorism, the Finance Ministry, the housing crisis and the 'Mikveh bill' with Arutz Sheva.
PA confirms economic talks with IsraelPA Finance Minister confirms he met Israeli counterpart Kahlon to discuss an economic agreement to boost the PA economy.
Report: Israel formulating economic assistance plan for PAKahlon reportedly putting together a series of economic measures to help alleviate the pressure on the Palestinian population.
Kahlon demands change in appointment of directorsFinance Minister slams governmental director appointments, saying ‘even Zuckerberg would be blocked since he lacks 15 years' experience.'
Where to, Naftali Bennett?The Jewish Home-National Union party is at a crossroads.
Kulanu will not join with any other party in the next electionFinance Minister Kahlon tells Israeli TV that his party will run by itself in the next election.
S&P affirms A+ credit rating for IsraelStandard & Poor's affirms credit ratings for Israel, with a stable outlook. Finance Minister welcomes the announcement.
Price of public transportation to go down across the countryMinisters Kahlon and Deri make good on their promise to lower cost of public transportation and gas.
Poll: Kahlon plunges as Lapid regains powerIn battle of the center, Yesh Atid appears primed to become major Knesset power after next elections; Likud holds strong with 30 mandates.
Kahlon to resign from Knesset todayUtilizing the Mini-Norwegian Law, Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon will resign from Knesset allowing Akram Hassoun to take his seat.
Israel considers lowering cost of waterFinance Minister's proposal seeks to remove the VAT from the cost of water, cutting the price by 18 percent.
Kahlon and Barkat agree to avoid future cutsJerusalem city council and Finance Ministry formulate agreement to avoid future budget cuts and layoffs in the city.
Kahlon to take advantage of 'Norwegian Law', resign from KnessetFinance Minister to step down as an MK while maintaining his ministerial post, allowing for another MK from Kulanu to join the Knesset.
Is the coalition headed towards another crisis?Kahlon and Bennett reportedly oppose Netanyahu's plan to appoint two more Likud ministers.
60,000 tons of vegetables to be imported tax freeFinance minister waves import tax to allow market to replenish, while focusing an extra tax break during the high demand holiday season.
Kahlon: I won't return to Likud, Sa'ar is welcome to join meFinance Minister argues his centrist Kulanu party has a clear place on the political map and 'guarantees' he won't run with Likud.
Gov't, Jewish Agency sign 1B public housing deal2,650 public housing units to be built for Israel's poorest immigrants.
Kahlon denies discussing merge with LikudFinance Minister denies Kulanu is mulling a merge with the Likud, says the Likud's ideology is different than Kulanu's.
Ex-Likud minister: I'm not an actor in Netanyahu puppet theaterGideon Sa'ar hints he will make no play for Likud leadership in upcoming primaries, as Moshe Kahlon calls for the two to join forces.
State grants benefits to Jewish refugees from Arab landsIsraelis who fled anti-Semitism in North Africa and Iraq finally to be recognized under law, like Holocaust and Nazi regime survivors.
100 million shekels to help terror-stricken Jerusalem businessesProgram aims to develop business sector, support tourism industry, and strengthen city's academic standing.
Report: Netanyahu nixes sale of low-cost cell company to rivalReports Sunday said that Prime Minister Netanyahu had decided not to permit sale of low-cost Golan Telecom to Cellcom.
Protest: Kahlon has critically wounded JerusalemMayor, municipality block Knesset protesting Finance Minister's budget, which will see deep cuts in security, education and more.
Kahlon: I would 'step aside' to bring Herzog into coalitiionIf Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu wishes to bring Yitzhak Herzog into his coalition, Moshe Kahlon would back him to the hilt.