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Man dies after ceiling collapses in Herzliya

Man dies after ceiling collapses in Herzliya

Construction worker dies in 'work accident' after ceiling collapses on him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2021 15:27
Jerusalem's new road endangers lives

Jerusalem's new road endangers lives

'Police officers told my husband that every day, on the same bend in the road, there are five traffic accidents,' Jerusalem resident says.Hezki Baruch, 21/04/2021 10:46
354 housing units in Judea and Samaria to be approved on Sunday

354 housing units in Judea and Samaria to be approved on Sunday

Agenda of meeting of Supreme Planning Council reveals that number of housing units that will receive approval is lower than announced.Ben Ariel, 13/01/2021 05:59
Illegal PA building has Gush Etiyon worried

Illegal PA building has Gush Etiyon worried

Residents express fears over the Gush Etzion region's future as illegitimate P Construction rolls on.Shimon Cohen, 07/01/2021 20:10
Tallest tower in Israel to be built in Ramat Gan

Tallest tower in Israel to be built in Ramat Gan

A new 120-story tower in Diamond District of Ramat Gan is planned to be the tallest building in the countryILTV, 24/12/2020 23:18
Strong foundations

Strong foundations

D’var Torah for Parshat Noach. Don't just look at the height of the building you are constructing, look down at its foundations.UK Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, 22/10/2020 23:59
New illegal PA school springs up overnight in Jordan Valley

New illegal PA school springs up overnight in Jordan Valley

School’s location clearly chosen as the connecting link between the Bedouin outposts scattered throughout the area, Regavim group says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/09/2020 20:05
Bennett: Thousands of new housing units to be built in Efrat

Bennett: Thousands of new housing units to be built in Efrat

Defense Minister Bennett approves expansion of Efrat, paving the way for thousands of new housing units.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/05/2020 14:59
Sunni institute: Israel provoking the feelings of Palestinians

Sunni institute: Israel provoking the feelings of Palestinians

Al Azhar Institute in Cairo condemns Israel's construction plans in Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 28/02/2020 04:31
PA: We will issue building permits in Area C

PA: We will issue building permits in Area C

PA “minister of local government” threatens to approve construction plans for area that is under full Israeli control.Dalit Halevi, 20/02/2020 05:45
50% increase in building permits in Samaria

50% increase in building permits in Samaria

Samaria Regional Council head Yossi Dagan: If govt. removed barriers to construction Samaria would grow 30% a year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/12/2019 20:19
'Set a date for demolition of illegal Arab construction'

'Set a date for demolition of illegal Arab construction'

Supreme Court orders State to set date for demolition of illegal Arab construction in Gush Etzion, after execution delayed by over 5 years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2019 09:26
UN: Construction in Judea and Samaria 'must cease immediately'

UN: Construction in Judea and Samaria 'must cease immediately'

UN rep condemns Israel's approval of construction of Jewish homes. "A flagrant violation of international law.”Sam Sokol, JTA, 07/08/2019 18:33
EU condemns approval of construction in Judea and Samaria

EU condemns approval of construction in Judea and Samaria

EU condemns Israel's approval of construction of Jewish homes, says "all settlement activity is illegal under international law".Elad Benari, 07/08/2019 00:07
Netanyahu: No settlers will be uprooted

Netanyahu: No settlers will be uprooted

PM Netanyahu visits Efrat, promises an end to demolition of Jewish towns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/07/2019 12:47
Construction of 715 units for Arabs in Area C approved

Construction of 715 units for Arabs in Area C approved

Constructions of thousands of housing units in Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria will also be approved.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2019 22:29
Ukraine plans construction atop Holocaust-era mass graves

Ukraine plans construction atop Holocaust-era mass graves

Israel, Jewish community leaders protest planned building on mass graves of Holocaust victims.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 18/06/2019 12:00
Building permits in Judea and Samaria to be delayed?

Building permits in Judea and Samaria to be delayed?

Civil Administration employees implement sanctions, threatening last Supreme Planning Council meeting before the elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2019 21:06
10,000 apartments to be built in Jerusalem for haredim

10,000 apartments to be built in Jerusalem for haredim

Jerusalem City Council set to approve plans to build 2 new neighborhoods for haredim, expansion of current neighborhoods.Gary Willig, 28/02/2019 19:36
1,113 apartments approved for construction in Judea and Samaria

1,113 apartments approved for construction in Judea and Samaria

Plans to build over 1,000 housing units in Gush Etzion approved, a further 400 approved in interim stage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/12/2018 16:32
'Stop trading in bodies'

'Stop trading in bodies'

Efrat Council head critical of other Judea and Samaria heads for demand to build following terror attacks. 'Building must be routine.'Ido Ben Porat, 25/12/2018 14:56
Thousands of Bedouin to be evacuated for extension of Highway 6

Thousands of Bedouin to be evacuated for extension of Highway 6

State to provide new homes, 250,000 shekels to each of the 1,000 families to be relocated to allow extension of Negev highway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/12/2018 18:25
20,000 housing units approved for Ma'aleh Adumim

20,000 housing units approved for Ma'aleh Adumim

Construction Ministry approves 20,000 units for Ma'aleh Adumim at cost of NIS 2.8 billion. 470 units to be built immediately.Gary Willig, 28/10/2018 22:45
Coming soon: Jewish construction in Nahalat Shimon

Coming soon: Jewish construction in Nahalat Shimon

Committee to discuss 2 plans for construction of 15 housing units in the Nahalat Shimon neighborhood on two plots owned by Jews from abroad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/09/2018 19:18
Construction in Beit El finally underway

Construction in Beit El finally underway

After a decade of promises, construction begins on 300 housing units PM pledged for years in Samaria community.Hezki Baruch, 20/09/2018 16:55
France condemns Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria

France condemns Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria

France says new housing units for Judea and Samaria harm a future Palestinian state.Elad Benari, Canada, 24/08/2018 22:24
Erekat: U.S. encouraging 'settlements'

Erekat: U.S. encouraging 'settlements'

PLO official blasts approval of new construction in Judea and Samaria, says it is encouraged by the United States.Dalit Halevi, 24/08/2018 03:05
'Prime Minister's Office not delaying construction in Jerusalem'

'Prime Minister's Office not delaying construction in Jerusalem'

Housing price index rises for first time in almost a year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/08/2018 08:21
For the first time in decades: New hotels at the Dead Sea:

For the first time in decades: New hotels at the Dead Sea:

Tourism Ministry: El-Ad Group won tender, 400 new guest rooms will be built at Dead Sea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2018 10:05
'No Islamic mini-state in Israel'

'No Islamic mini-state in Israel'

Housing Minister says government easing construction times, must assert sovereignty in face of illegal construction in south.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2018 20:54
2,500 units in Judea and Samaria to be approved for construction

2,500 units in Judea and Samaria to be approved for construction

2,500 new housing units to be approved for immediate construction, while plans for another 1,400 units to advance, across 30 communities.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 24/05/2018 09:55
300 Beit El housing units to finally be built

300 Beit El housing units to finally be built

Tenders issued for housing units promised for years but repeatedly delayed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/03/2018 21:51
Surge in Judea and Samaria building permits in 2017

Surge in Judea and Samaria building permits in 2017

Five new communities, 2,783 new housing units, and 6,742 housing permits for Judea and Samaria during Trump's first year in office.David Rosenberg, 26/03/2018 11:13
1,285 new units to be constructed in Judea and Samaria

1,285 new units to be constructed in Judea and Samaria

Planning Council of Judea and Samaria, headed by Defense Minister, to convene tomorrow to grant final approval for building plans.Uzi Baruch, 09/01/2018 19:37
Judea and Samaria are suffering a 'silent building freeze'

Judea and Samaria are suffering a 'silent building freeze'

YESHA Council Chairman Hananel Dorani says lack of construction in Judea, Samaria, due to inability to deal with bureaucracy.Shimon Cohen, 08/01/2018 10:11
Construction in Samaria town: 'Realization of a dream'

Construction in Samaria town: 'Realization of a dream'

Community of Bruchin undertakes project to become 'pearl of Samaria' after 18 years of bureaucratic red-tape.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/12/2017 21:06
Israel to build 14,000 new housing units in Jerusalem

Israel to build 14,000 new housing units in Jerusalem

Following Trump's recognition of Jerusalem, Housing Minister began to promote plan to build thousands of housing units in the capital.Ido Ben Porat, 08/12/2017 01:07
Samaria town recognized - 26 years after its establishment

Samaria town recognized - 26 years after its establishment

Families in Rehelim will finally be permitted to build permanent homes to replace caravans placed there 26 years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/11/2017 16:02
240 homes approved in eastern Jerusalem

240 homes approved in eastern Jerusalem

City planning committee approves 90 homes in Gilo, 150 in Ramat Shlomo.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/11/2017 19:15
'There are permits -  but almost no construction'

'There are permits - but almost no construction'

Agriculture Minister welcomes new building permits for Judea and Samaria - but adds that few houses are actually being built.Hezki Baruch, 22/10/2017 16:21
'There is no funding for settlements' security'

'There is no funding for settlements' security'

Defense Minister says no budget currently exists for necessary security plans, but says solution will be found.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2017 16:52
'Build bypass roads to prevent future murders'

'Build bypass roads to prevent future murders'

Welfare Minister demands PM explain why the number of houses being built is far lower than the number of houses approved.Hezki Baruch, 15/10/2017 21:47
'We have to change the system'

'We have to change the system'

Head of Gush Etzion Regional Council welcomes new building permits, but says process in which construction is approved "overseas" must end.Hezki Baruch, 11/10/2017 02:08
'Judea and Samaria construction practices must change'

'Judea and Samaria construction practices must change'

MK Smotrich calls to change Judea and Samaria building permit methods saying his party must demand this immediately after holidays.Betzalel Smotrich, 10/10/2017 22:34
Can Netanyahu's promise to Hevron ever be fulfilled?

Can Netanyahu's promise to Hevron ever be fulfilled?

PM allows building permits for new construction in Hevron - without allocating land, effectively blocking construction.Nitzan Keidar, 01/10/2017 21:52
Minister: I was unaware of infrastructure work on Rosh Hashana

Minister: I was unaware of infrastructure work on Rosh Hashana

Labor Minister Katz denies responsibility for permitting construction work in Tel Aviv over Rosh Hashanah.Michal Levy, 25/09/2017 11:03
Bnei Brak appeals Shabbat light rail construction

Bnei Brak appeals Shabbat light rail construction

Predominantly haredi city blasts plans to carry out infrastructure work for new light rail train on Shabbat, in violation of agreement.Haim Lev, 25/09/2017 08:40
Northern Jerusalem to get its own Central Bus Station

Northern Jerusalem to get its own Central Bus Station

Transportation Ministry begins work on Central Bus Station for residents of northern Jerusalem.Chana Roberts, 18/09/2017 12:16
Worker electrocuted to death in northern Israel

Worker electrocuted to death in northern Israel

Electrocution accidents in northern, southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/08/2017 12:46
Work halted on new town for Amona evictees

Work halted on new town for Amona evictees

Construction halted after State fails to transfer required budget. PM orders immediate resumption of work.Uzi Baruch, 25/07/2017 14:57
'Law to require government to fulfill promises must pass'

'Law to require government to fulfill promises must pass'

MK Smotrich says MKs who said PM must fulfill promise to build in Beit El must vote for bill or violate their own promises.Eliran Aharon, 29/06/2017 21:44
Likud minister: Why are we approving construction for Arabs?

Likud minister: Why are we approving construction for Arabs?

Culture Minister Regev asks why Israel should approve 15,000 housing units for Arabs in Area C, when they build nonstop in areas A and B.Hezki Baruch, 18/06/2017 13:55
'We will insist Netanyahu keep his promises'

'We will insist Netanyahu keep his promises'

Beit El leaders say PM making Religious Zionists into joke, promise consequences.Eliran Aharon, 18/06/2017 11:15
"Netanyahu is afraid of his own shadow"

"Netanyahu is afraid of his own shadow"

Beit El leader says PM still acting like Obama is president out of fear of the response from the US and leftists.Shimon Cohen, 14/06/2017 19:09
'We have partners in the US - this is a dramatic change'

'We have partners in the US - this is a dramatic change'

Head of Jordan Valley Regional Council says construction in Judea and Samaria can finally be carried out at a reasonable pace.Benny Toker, 08/06/2017 18:51
'Restore Jewish property rights before approving Arab building'

'Restore Jewish property rights before approving Arab building'

As government weighs granting Palestinian Authority right to build in Area C, Jewish owners of land in Area B cannot exercise their rights.Reut Hadar, 21/05/2017 20:04
Beit Shemesh to double in size

Beit Shemesh to double in size

Netanyahu praises building in Beit Shemesh, says city will be model of haredi-secular integration and cooperation.Haim Lev, 03/04/2017 15:06