Government approves budget increase

Government approves budget increase

The funds will be allocated to special grants for the disabled population, educational programs and more.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/10/2020, 6:40 AM
Knesset approves bill to push off budget deadline

Knesset approves bill to push off budget deadline

Final vote delays the deadline to pass the state budget by 120 days right before the Knesset would have been dissolved.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2020, 10:20 PM
Fourth round of elections averted at last minute

Fourth round of elections averted at last minute

PM Netanyahu announces Likud will vote in favor of bill to delay budget deadline by 120 days, ending fears of another snap election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2020, 8:35 PM
Haaretz journalist Chaim Levinson defends haredi schools

Haaretz journalist Chaim Levinson defends haredi schools

Haredim deserve money 'no more than others, and no less,' Haaretz's Chaim Levinson tweets.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 8/17/2020, 10:35 PM
Yoav Galant: 'We'll need to take off the gloves and hit balloon terrorists'

Yoav Galant: 'We'll need to take off the gloves and hit balloon terrorists'

'Every balloon bomb is a threat, we'll need to take off the gloves,' Education Min. Galant warns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2020, 11:45 AM
Minister Katz: You do not threaten the Prime Minister

Minister Katz: You do not threaten the Prime Minister

Finance Minister blasts Gantz: If you want to show responsibility, you have to separate the political debate from the budget.Ben Ariel, 8/11/2020, 6:46 AM
Will Gantz be Prime Minister? 'It depends on him'

Will Gantz be Prime Minister? 'It depends on him'

Netanyahu: If Gantz stops serving as the head of a faction that is a government within a government, he will be Prime Minister.Ben Ariel, 8/11/2020, 4:33 AM
Liberman: 'Likud and Blue and White are allergic to each other'

Liberman: 'Likud and Blue and White are allergic to each other'

MK Liberman promises Yisrael Beytenu won't support bill to delay budget deadline, says gov't 'has no chance' due to parties' 'allergies.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2020, 9:47 PM
Will haredi UTJ party support initiative to delay budget deadline?

Will haredi UTJ party support initiative to delay budget deadline?

MK Meir Porush expresses frustration at PM Netanyahu, says he supports proposal to delay deadline. Will his party agree?Ben Shaul, 8/10/2020, 3:02 PM
Compromise achieved for coalition budget crisis

Compromise achieved for coalition budget crisis

Proposed solution accepted: Large parties will back Derech Eretz party's bill to delay deadline for passing budget.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2020, 9:01 AM
Ashkenazi: Gantz will remain Blue and White chairman

Ashkenazi: Gantz will remain Blue and White chairman

Foreign Minister calls on Likud to resolve budget crisis: "This crisis can be resolved in one minute."Elad Benari, 8/5/2020, 5:42 AM
Report: Netanyahu seeks NIS 400 million for haredi yeshivas

Report: Netanyahu seeks NIS 400 million for haredi yeshivas

Prime Minister Netanyahu reportedly seeks to convince haredi parties not to oppose new elections with new funding for yeshivas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/4/2020, 9:48 PM
Likud minister: We will form an alternative government without Blue and White

Likud minister: We will form an alternative government without Blue and White

Minister Ofir Akunis: If Blue and White thwarts the passing of the budget, an alternative government will be formed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/4/2020, 6:00 AM
Deri: We need to be flexible, the government must not be toppled

Deri: We need to be flexible, the government must not be toppled

Interior Minister calls for a compromise in crisis over the budget.Ben Ariel, 8/4/2020, 4:42 AM
Netanyahu: 'Immediate budget is the order of the day'

Netanyahu: 'Immediate budget is the order of the day'

Netanyahu explains at Likud faction meeting his opposition to biennial budget: 'Biennial budget means cuts. This isn't the time for cuts.'Mordechai Sones, 8/3/2020, 5:09 PM
Yesh Atid chair supports PM Netanyahu's stance: One-year budget is best

Yesh Atid chair supports PM Netanyahu's stance: One-year budget is best

MK Yair Lapid opposes DM Benny Gantz's insistence on 2-year budget. 'I don't think we can make a budget to the end of 2021.'103FM, 8/3/2020, 12:19 PM
Finance Minister Yisrael Katz promises to bring one-year budget for a vote

Finance Minister Yisrael Katz promises to bring one-year budget for a vote

Finance Min. Katz says he'll present one-year budget on Sunday, denies PM Netanyahu makes financial decisions without him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2020, 12:56 PM
The haredim's message to Gantz

The haredim's message to Gantz

Members of haredi parties reportedly urge Blue and White chairman to agree to one-year budget.Ben Ariel, 7/28/2020, 5:13 AM
Gantz: No enemy should test us

Gantz: No enemy should test us

Defense Minister says Syria and Lebanon bear responsibility for any attack from the in territory in light of security incident in north.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2020, 4:15 PM
Netanyahu: Israel does not need new elections

Netanyahu: Israel does not need new elections

PM says budget must be passed now to ensure orderly opening of school year, economic aid for business owners.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2020, 3:36 PM
Culture Minister: 'Two-year budget is the right thing to do'

Culture Minister: 'Two-year budget is the right thing to do'

Culture Min. Hili Tropper claims party doesn't want elections, but will continue to insist on two-year budget.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2020, 1:59 PM
Finance Minister Yisrael Katz to provide aid money to infiltrators' organizations

Finance Minister Yisrael Katz to provide aid money to infiltrators' organizations

FM agrees with Welfare Minister on establishing aid fund for social organizations, including Leftist orgs supporting illegal infiltrators.Mordechai Sones, 7/14/2020, 9:01 PM
Haim Bibas: 'Fund youth movements, or we'll shut down everything on September 1'

Haim Bibas: 'Fund youth movements, or we'll shut down everything on September 1'

Federation of Local Authorities chairman warns: 'If budget for youth movements isn't passed, we'll put a stop to everything.'Hezki Baruch, 7/13/2020, 1:35 PM
Haredi parties: 'We won't fight with Netanyahu over the budget'

Haredi parties: 'We won't fight with Netanyahu over the budget'

Shas, UTJ, prefer two-year budget but won't demand it at any price, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2020, 10:04 AM
Health and Welfare ministries to take budget cuts

Health and Welfare ministries to take budget cuts

Government expected to approve budget cuts across all ministries, to make room for additional ministries as per coalition agreements.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2020, 5:30 PM
'Approve an emergency budget; municipalities are being harmed'

'Approve an emergency budget; municipalities are being harmed'

Urgent letter to Prime Minister by most Israeli mayors demand government approve emergency state budget.Mordechai Sones, 3/23/2020, 9:00 PM
Health Ministry budget cuts lead to reduction in subsidized dental treatments for children

Health Ministry budget cuts lead to reduction in subsidized dental treatments for children

Two of Israel's four health funds cut dental treatments for children after Health Ministry announces severe budget cuts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2020, 2:46 PM
'No budget without funding for haredi special ed'

'No budget without funding for haredi special ed'

MK Gafni demands Finance Committee members insist on budget for haredi special education students.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/29/2019, 2:23 PM
'I feel for those whose medications won't be covered'

'I feel for those whose medications won't be covered'

Orly Levi-Abekasis, senior Labor-Gesher candidate, slams budget cuts preventing government subsidies for additional medications.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2019, 4:02 PM
Trump, Democrats reach agreement on budget

Trump, Democrats reach agreement on budget

Under bipartisan agreement, federal spending will increase by billions of dollars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2019, 3:02 AM
Aryeh Deri grants extension to anti-haredi mayor Ron Kobi

Aryeh Deri grants extension to anti-haredi mayor Ron Kobi

To date, the budgets of the cities of Tiberias, Or Akiva, Rahat, Yarka and Isfiya have not been approved.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2019, 10:30 PM
Report: No government-funded afternoon programs next year

Report: No government-funded afternoon programs next year

Repeat elections hold up passing budget for educational 'extras,' casting doubt on afternoon programs' future prices.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2019, 11:55 AM
Dutch government makes fighting anti-Semitism national priority

Dutch government makes fighting anti-Semitism national priority

For the first time, Dutch government dedicates lump sum for fighting anti-Semitism.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/3/2019, 8:18 AM
California governor adds $15 million for nonprofit security.

California governor adds $15 million for nonprofit security.

In aftermath of Poway, California Governor Newsom calls out hate, urges defense of those targeted.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 5/1/2019, 10:03 AM
Rental car company fed up with Arab thieves

Rental car company fed up with Arab thieves

Responding to numerous incidents of theft and damage, Budget Israel tells employees not to rent vehicles to Arabs in Be'er Sheva, Ashdod.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2018, 7:57 AM
DM: Defense budget is an investment, not an expense

DM: Defense budget is an investment, not an expense

Defense Minister Liberman slams criticism of IDF budget, says every penny spent is an investment in Israel's future.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2018, 12:49 PM
Parasitic disease outbreak in Samaria: Government must wake up

Parasitic disease outbreak in Samaria: Government must wake up

Dozens of residents ill, shortage of millions of shekels to protect settlements. Council head: Budget doesn't cover quarter of need.Mordechai Sones, 7/4/2018, 12:13 AM
Some 100 PA Arabs to receive budgetary pension

Some 100 PA Arabs to receive budgetary pension

Since 2001 new public sector employees receive no budgetary pension; Loophole lets PA Arabs working in Civil Admin to benefit nevertheless.Mordechai Sones, 5/22/2018, 4:40 PM
'Abbas has once again revealed his true intentions'

'Abbas has once again revealed his true intentions'

Israel’s Ambassador to the UN responds to decision by the PA to directly fund terrorist payments from official budget.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2018, 10:43 PM
'A slap in the face for the US'

'A slap in the face for the US'

As US passes legislation cutting aid to PA if it continues to support terror, PA's latest budget no longer tries to hide terror payments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2018, 4:16 PM
Haredi MK threatens not to vote with coalition

Haredi MK threatens not to vote with coalition

UTJ's MK Moses insists Finance Ministry subsidize first time buyers' purchase of older apartments as well as new ones.Haim Lev, 3/14/2018, 4:36 PM
Netanyahu gov't passes 400 billion NIS 2019 budget

Netanyahu gov't passes 400 billion NIS 2019 budget

Coalition approves $117 billion 2019 budget, with tax cuts, increased disability benefits, reduced spending on yeshiva students.David Rosenberg, 1/12/2018, 12:52 PM
'This government is here to work, and will finish out its term'

'This government is here to work, and will finish out its term'

PM Netanyahu praises Finance Minister Kahlon's 'excellent' budget, and promises current government will finish out its term.Nitsan Keidar, 1/11/2018, 2:07 PM
Judea & Samaria MDA budget saga: Finance Committee gridlocked

Judea & Samaria MDA budget saga: Finance Committee gridlocked

Battle for Judea & Samaria MDA funding continues led by MK Bezalel Smotrich; MK Gafni closes meeting after his proposal was voted down.Mordechai Sones, 1/8/2018, 6:39 PM
Over $11 million for Judea and Samaria

Over $11 million for Judea and Samaria

Government approves funds to improve security in Judea and Samaria.Nitsan Keidar, 12/27/2017, 3:34 PM
Can Netanyahu's coalition hold together through 2019?

Can Netanyahu's coalition hold together through 2019?

PM Netanyahu, Finance Minister Kahlon look to pass 2019 budget by end of winter Knesset session to ensure coalition lasts full term.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2017, 6:25 PM
Netanyahu promises 200 million shekels for Judea and Samaria

Netanyahu promises 200 million shekels for Judea and Samaria

Bereaved families and regional council heads end hunger strike after compromise reached on funding for security upgrades.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/10/2017, 8:29 PM
'This is just the beginning'

'This is just the beginning'

Likud minister calls on government to maintain momentum, as PM allots $23 million for infrastructure improvements in Judea and Samaria.Hezki Baruch, 10/26/2017, 11:28 AM
Regev: Culture Ministry used to be an ATM for the elite

Regev: Culture Ministry used to be an ATM for the elite

Culture Minister says Rahat, Elad, never received any funds from the Ministry, since Tel Aviv took too big a chunk, says policy is changing.Hezki Baruch, 7/10/2017, 2:46 PM
PM Netanyahu: Get out of the houses, get out of the buildings

PM Netanyahu: Get out of the houses, get out of the buildings

PM Netanyahu stresses importance of preparing for possible quake, praises Finance Minister's willingness to cooperate on new 'rule.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2017, 2:13 PM
'If you don't approve rabbis' demand, we won't support budget'

'If you don't approve rabbis' demand, we won't support budget'

Haredi party to prevent Jerusalem city budget from passing unless restaurants that open on Shabbat are banned from placing tables outside.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2017, 1:28 PM
The Reform budget: Are they hiding the truth?

The Reform budget: Are they hiding the truth?

Education Ministry denies funding Reform movement - but documents show ministry gives Reform tens of thousands of shekels a year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2017, 11:34 AM
'Shabbat desecration is funded by the municipality'

'Shabbat desecration is funded by the municipality'

Haredi and Religious Zionist rabbis call on Jerusalem municipality not to fund Shabbat-desecrating activities.Uzi Baruch, 3/15/2017, 11:06 AM
Government to add 52 million NIS to yeshiva budget

Government to add 52 million NIS to yeshiva budget

Government adds money for growing yeshivas, Meretz MK blames government for 'burning' secular money.Ben Shaul, 3/5/2017, 10:03 AM
Jerusalem strike against Treasury widens

Jerusalem strike against Treasury widens

Municipality to continue strike over refusal of Treasury to provide allocated funds needed to run the capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2017, 9:43 PM
Strike: Jerusalem Municipality vs. Treasury

Strike: Jerusalem Municipality vs. Treasury

Jerusalem municipal services on strike. Municipality: Treasury busy with false spin instead of strengthening Jerusalem's national challenge.Benny Tucker, 1/29/2017, 12:51 PM
Jerusalem Mayor: It's a sad day for Jerusalem

Jerusalem Mayor: It's a sad day for Jerusalem

Jerusalem municipal workers protest Finance Ministry refusal to transfer budget.Hezki Baruch, 1/29/2017, 10:33 AM