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Minimum Wage to be Raised to 5,000 Shekels

Histadrut head and Manufacturers' Association president agree to gradual raise of 700 shekels completing in January 2017.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 12/3/2014, 10:38 AM

Low Productivity Means A Lower Standard of Living

A new study shows that Israel's productivity has fallen behind countries like Greece and Italy who have severe economic difficulties.Kochava Rozenbaum, 9/8/2013, 12:20 PM

Kalfa: Summer Time Bad for Laborers, Religious

MK argues that extending Summer Time will force religious Jews to choose between work or prayer.Maayana Miskin, 6/23/2013, 2:49 PM

National Labor Strike Set for Wednesday

The Histadrut Labor Federation has set a general strike on Wednesday after the National Labor Court lifted an injunction imposed last week.Chana Ya'ar, 2/5/2012, 1:23 PM

Hashikma Workers Divvy Up CEO's Bonus

Discount supermarket chain boss Rami Levi has decided to forego his quarterly bonus and give it to his lowest paid workers.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 9/20/2011, 10:08 PM

Min. Wage to Reach 4,300 NIS

Treasury Minister and Histadrut Chief agree to raise minimum monthly salary by 450 shekels over 17 months.Gil Ronen, 3/2/2011, 7:45 PM