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How the financial sector is returning to the office

How the financial sector is returning to the office

With more and more covid 19 restrictions eased, many employees across the UK and US are making a way back to the office.Sponsored Content, 27/05/2021 18:00
Federal Reserve Chair: Economic growth ahead, COVID a risk

Federal Reserve Chair: Economic growth ahead, COVID a risk

U.S. Fed Chair Jerome Powell predicts strong economic growth ahead but not every sector of the economy is recovering at the same pace.Dan Verbin, 12/04/2021 16:31
Report: Inequality deepens during coronavirus crisis

Report: Inequality deepens during coronavirus crisis

Adva Center says poor, middle class have taken the brunt of the economic fallout of the last year while the rich have gotten richer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/03/2021 10:02
 The Israeli Election and the leading parties' economic plans.

The Israeli Election and the leading parties' economic plans.

What is missing from the chatterbox TV news programs is the vitally important plans of each party for the future of Israel's economy. Op-edBarry Shaw, 16/03/2021 13:41
Naftali Bennett to Zelicha supporters: 'We'll represent you'

Naftali Bennett to Zelicha supporters: 'We'll represent you'

Bennett's new campaign for Economic Party voters: 'We'll lower taxes, take care of economy. Zelicha does not pass electoral threshold.'Hezki Baruch, 01/03/2021 17:13
Netanyahu: We aim to open the economy completely in April

Netanyahu: We aim to open the economy completely in April

PM holds press conference outlining 5-stage plan for opening economy by April.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/02/2021 19:10
Third lockdown caused less economic damage than previous ones

Third lockdown caused less economic damage than previous ones

Financial analyst Dudi Reznik thinks that the economy is has suffered less under this lockdown than the ones before it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2021 16:53
Head of vaccination program: Fourth lockdown still possible

Head of vaccination program: Fourth lockdown still possible

The head of the Magen Yisrael vaccination program says that vaccination is the key to avoiding a fourth lockdown.Shlomo Witty, 24/01/2021 18:30
Gantz promotes rehabilitation for COVID-affected businesses

Gantz promotes rehabilitation for COVID-affected businesses

Justice Ministry pushes 2 bills designed to help businesses facing insolvency, customers changing banks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2021 12:03
The crucial Issues for Israel's March elections: The economy and Area C

The crucial Issues for Israel's March elections: The economy and Area C

Which candidates and parties are going to address the pressing issues facing Israel once, hopefully, the vaccine changes reality? Op-ed..Dr. Aaron Lerner, 04/01/2021 11:30
Israel's economy defies COVID-19

Israel's economy defies COVID-19

Numbers speak for themselves, and while small businesses and workers will need help to recover, the data here will make it possible. Op-ed.Amb. (ret.) Yoram Ettinger, 24/12/2020 08:00
Salaries of ministers and MKs to be cut by 10%

Salaries of ministers and MKs to be cut by 10%

Government approves ten percent cut in the salaries of ministers and Knesset members.Ben Ariel, 22/09/2020 05:29
Opposition Chairman Yair Lapid: 'Government has ceased to recognize reality'

Opposition Chairman Yair Lapid: 'Government has ceased to recognize reality'

Lapid says Netanyahu crisis response 'not just detached, it's dangerous.'Mordechai Sones, 17/08/2020 15:21
US economy suffers worst contraction since the Great Depression

US economy suffers worst contraction since the Great Depression

Government says US economy shrank this spring at fastest rate ever recorded, contracting by nearly 10% in just three months.David Rosenberg, 30/07/2020 20:25
Netanyahu: We opened up economy too early, I take responsiblity

Netanyahu: We opened up economy too early, I take responsiblity

PM Netanyahu, Finance Minister Katz present plan to aid businesses hurt by coronavirus restrictions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/07/2020 20:49
Lockdown regulations significantly eased with reopening of most businesses

Lockdown regulations significantly eased with reopening of most businesses

Restaurants, bars, pubs, swimming pools, tourist attractions to reopen. Social distancing rules to be maintained.Y Rabinovitz, 26/05/2020 23:27
MK Ayelet Shaked: 'Peretz and Nissenkorn will crash the economy'

MK Ayelet Shaked: 'Peretz and Nissenkorn will crash the economy'

MK Shaked furious at incoming Economy Minister intention to promote social policy in office: 'There's real fear Israel will be poorer.'Knesset Member Ayelet Shaked, 18/05/2020 17:22
Oil prices plummet to all time lows - dropping below zero

Oil prices plummet to all time lows - dropping below zero

Russia, Saudi Arabia scramble to cut production as oil prices suffer unprecedented collapse, falling into negative territory for first time.David Rosenberg, 21/04/2020 13:02
No gatherings of 2 or more people, weddings with guests

No gatherings of 2 or more people, weddings with guests

PM, Finance Minister present plan to provide grants to self-employed amid further restrictions on economy in response to coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/03/2020 19:41
Covid-19: The forgotten equation wreaks havoc 

Covid-19: The forgotten equation wreaks havoc 

Doesn't anyone realize that shrinkage of the economy puts new demands on public health well out of reach?  The economy has to be put into the equation. Steve Apfel, 29/03/2020 13:31
Series on China, Article I: Not for human consumption

Series on China, Article I: Not for human consumption

From the Israeli press: The source of the Coronavirus is an issue for the International Court of Justice in the Hague. Which country will take up the gauntlet?Dr. Yehuda Yifrach, 24/03/2020 14:59
  Haim Toledano - The economic benefit

Haim Toledano - The economic benefit

Haim Toledano is delighted: 'Another exceptional Israeli achievement that will benefit our economy and reputation worldwide.'Communicated Content, 18/03/2020 11:06
Officials: 'No way to avoid necessity of mass enforced quarantine'

Officials: 'No way to avoid necessity of mass enforced quarantine'

Health Ministry officials insist total shutdown of businesses, enforced home quarantine, is the only way to curb spread of virusShimon Cohen, 16/03/2020 09:34
Netanyahu: 'We'll put 10 billion into helping Israel's economy weather coronavirus crisis'

Netanyahu: 'We'll put 10 billion into helping Israel's economy weather coronavirus crisis'

PM Netanyahu promises to invest in helping Israel's economy and healthcare system weather coronavirus. 'We're in a good situation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/03/2020 18:05
Netanyahu: Israeli economy doing fine despite coronavirus

Netanyahu: Israeli economy doing fine despite coronavirus

PM convenes discussion on economic impact of the coronavirus, says Israel not in danger of running out of supplies and food.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/03/2020 20:53
MK Shaked calls on govt. to take steps to protect economy from Coronavirus fallout

MK Shaked calls on govt. to take steps to protect economy from Coronavirus fallout

Small businesses will be especially hard hit by fallout from Coronavirus. Government needs to extend tax breaks, provide safety netArutz Sheva staff, 09/03/2020 17:02
How ready is Israel's economy for the Coronavirus?

How ready is Israel's economy for the Coronavirus?

PM Netanyahu holds discussion at his residence on Israeli economy's readiness for the consequences of the Coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/02/2020 17:19
The steep price of another Election Day

The steep price of another Election Day

The day off given to workers on Election Day costs Israeli economy billions of shekels - this year, the cost is doubled by repeat elections.Shimon Cohen, 12/09/2019 16:22
'Trump only understands if somebody wins and somebody loses'

'Trump only understands if somebody wins and somebody loses'

Former Bank of Israel Gov. Stanley Fischer: Trump 'doesn't understand trade.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2019 13:10
From trade wars - to World War III?

From trade wars - to World War III?

Daniel Drezner argues trade disputes could spark World War III and why US grand strategy is more or less dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2019 15:01
Wonga.com compensation claims 4 times’ higher than expected

Wonga.com compensation claims 4 times’ higher than expected

Collapse of payday lender gives customers who purchased expensive loans the chance to recover hundreds of thousands of dollars., 18/04/2019 18:10
'A good year for the Israeli economy'

'A good year for the Israeli economy'

Bank of Israel governor presents PM with annual report on the economy. 'The Israeli economy is in a good situation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2019 11:49
How property management software helps landlords

How property management software helps landlords

Property managers must balance needs and interests of landlords and property owners as well as tenants., 24/03/2019 09:59
Price of electricity to rise by 2.9%

Price of electricity to rise by 2.9%

Electricity Authority decides on increase after expectations of tariff hike.Mordechai Sones, 24/12/2018 21:13
Guy Galboiz: Economy hasn’t been that bad since Trump’s arrival

Guy Galboiz: Economy hasn’t been that bad since Trump’s arrival

Internet entrepreneur Guy Galboiz highlights some things that have improved since Trump took office.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/10/2018 13:45
Don’t blame Ocasio-Cortez – blame her schooling

Don’t blame Ocasio-Cortez – blame her schooling

We should not be amazed that this newly hatched Socialist Democrat is so clueless about the economy and international relations. Jack Engelhard, 19/08/2018 12:11
Trump's economy: Promises that will be kept?

Trump's economy: Promises that will be kept?

The Trump administration is weighing a big tax cut for the rich, with no vote in Congress. And what will the citizens enjoy?NPR, 02/08/2018 00:16
Average wage continues to rise

Average wage continues to rise

Real average wage rises by 4% from February through April, following 3.8% increase from November through January.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2018 19:00
Netanyahu: Israel moving up in the world

Netanyahu: Israel moving up in the world

PM cites global economic data showing Israel's per-capita GDP rising, inequality falling.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2018 16:32
As Trump prepares for big speech, state of the economy is strong

As Trump prepares for big speech, state of the economy is strong

The U.S economy is humming, and President Trump will undoubtedly take credit when he delivers his first State of the Union address.NPR, 30/01/2018 05:16
'PA economy is completely dependent on Israel'

'PA economy is completely dependent on Israel'

Judea and Samaria Coordinator Yoav Mordechai says PA could have built a successful economy - if they had invested international aid money.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/01/2018 16:01
Key task for Trump's administration: Overhauling trade policy

Key task for Trump's administration: Overhauling trade policy

A former deputy U.S. trade representative under President Obama thinks that President Trump must overhauling U.S. trade policy.NPR, 03/01/2018 21:16
Shekel emerges as world's second-strongest currency

Shekel emerges as world's second-strongest currency

Israeli shekel comes in right behind Chinese yuan, German report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2017 13:14
'It is in our common interest to strengthen peace with Jordan'

'It is in our common interest to strengthen peace with Jordan'

Minister visits site of first major Israeli-Jordanian project since 1994 peace treaty. 'Project will bring prosperity to both peoples.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/09/2017 16:48
Netanyahu: Teach us to make a good cup of coffee

Netanyahu: Teach us to make a good cup of coffee

PM Netanyahu promises to send Israeli tourists to Colombia, stresses importance of countries' cooperation in fighting Iran, ISIS.Chana Roberts, 14/09/2017 12:48
PM Netanyahu: Israel punches 200 times above our weight

PM Netanyahu: Israel punches 200 times above our weight

PM Netanyahu speaks speaks to conference of Argentinian and Israeli businesspeople, says innovation and the right environment create wealth.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2017 16:04
'Israel's economy doing well, without a doubt'

'Israel's economy doing well, without a doubt'

Bank of Israel presents annual report, President Rivlin says Israel's economy is good, but Israel must 'monitor economic processes closely.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/03/2017 14:51
Netanyahu: Israel's economy is growing

Netanyahu: Israel's economy is growing

Netanyahu says upcoming Australia visit will help Israel's economy continue to grow, slams Israeli public for not honoring elders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2017 13:01
German economists oppose Italy exiting Eurozone

German economists oppose Italy exiting Eurozone

German economists discuss what consequences may be if Italy leaves Eurozone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/12/2016 07:24
Understanding worldwide influence of US economy

Understanding worldwide influence of US economy

How will the next White House’s plans shape the world? ILTV speaks with Gilad Alper, from the Israeli Minister of Finance.ILTV, 26/10/2016 10:10
Public transportation strike after Yom Kippur?

Public transportation strike after Yom Kippur?

Bus strike in offing as Histadrut declares labor dispute after government refuses to renew subsidies.Gary Willig, 05/10/2016 13:19
Company to test Chabad Rebbe's diamond prediction

Company to test Chabad Rebbe's diamond prediction

On basis of faith in Lubavitcher Rebbe's predictions, exploration and mining company Shefa Yamim plans to issue new stock in London.Yonatan Roberts, 12/09/2016 11:49
Syria regime advances south of Aleppo

Syria regime advances south of Aleppo

Syrian government forces advanced on Sunday south of Aleppo as they pushed to once again encircle rebel neighborhoods and reimpose a siege.AFP, 04/09/2016 14:48
Israeli soccer league goes on strike

Israeli soccer league goes on strike

Head of Israel Football Association informs Sport, Finance ministries that soccer players won't show up to games beginning Tuesday.Nitsan Keidar, 30/08/2016 17:19
 Syrian pound drops sharply against US dollar

Syrian pound drops sharply against US dollar

The value of the Syrian pound fell sharply over the weekend due to petroleum shortage as a result the war ravaging the country.AFP, 21/08/2016 17:48
Kahlon: 'Our economy is strong'

Kahlon: 'Our economy is strong'

Finance Minister assures cabinet of Israeli economy's readiness to deal with financial ripples caused by BrexitArutz Sheva Staff, 26/06/2016 11:22
Poll: Israelis want Scandinavian-style government

Poll: Israelis want Scandinavian-style government

Despite economic improvements, most Israelis still frustrated with financial situation, want more gov't spending.Ben Sales, 23/05/2016 14:01