Law for Women Trying to Conceive Passes Second, Third ReadingsWomen who are struggling to have children cannot be fired from work while undergoing treatment, even if they switch jobs.
PA Workers in Israel: Pros and ConsB’Sheva asks: was government decision to give PA another 5,000 work permits a good idea, or a potential danger?
Unemployment Down in JulyUnemployment drops to 6.3%, workforce participation up to 63.8%.
Lapid: Hareidi Jews Aren’t Even Looking for WorkFinance Minister says hareidi men, Arab women ‘not even in the equation’ when it comes to employment.
Israel Job Report Released – Find Your Job in IsraelOrganization releases English-language version of comprehensive job market report.
Bennett Reveals ‘Teach a Man to Fish’ PlanBennett plans to reduce cost of professional training, give bonus to those who enter workforce.
Bennett: Employment More Important Than Equal BurdenEconomy and Trade Minister says that ensuring employment for all Israelis is more important than equal burden in army service.
Fighting Racism, Bennett StyleBennett calls to fight anti-Arab racism with increased police presence in Arab towns, higher employment.
Handicapped Access ‘Next Step in Fighting Unemployment’In order to meet target on unemployment, Israel must fight prejudice on disabilities, ministry official says.
Israeli Unemployment Rate Drops 0.6%Israel’s unemployment rate fell by 0.6 percent in July, according to a report from the country’s Central Bureau of Statistics.
Knesset Speaker Urges Hiring Hareidi Accountants and LawyersKnesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin has urged major accounting and legal firms to hire people from the hareidi-religious sector, Globes reported.
Revealed: Education and Income in IsraelData to be revealed at a Jerusalem conference confirms the strong link between education, employment and income in Israel.
It's Official: Real Income Down by 1.2%Protesters feeling the pinch now have data to back them up, as surveys show a 1.2% drop in real income in March-May.
Law Requires Worker Benefits, ObligationsA new law would require employers to inform workers, in writing, of the conditions of their employment within one month of starting work.
Haredi Women Branch Into Architecture and Interior DesignTo provide for their families Haredi women are venturing beyond traditional occupations and have entered architecture and interior design