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PA bans fruit and vegetable imports from Israel

PA bans fruit and vegetable imports from Israel

PA "punishes" Israel over its decision to ban imports of PA fruits and vegetables.Dalit Halevi, 28/12/2018 04:15
'Turkey doesn't deserve to be rewarded'

'Turkey doesn't deserve to be rewarded'

Economics minister critical of opening of Tomato imports from Turkey, despite no lack in Israel. 'I am sure Kahlon will mend the situation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/08/2018 11:45
Israel foils Gazan's efforts to import military gear

Israel foils Gazan's efforts to import military gear

Ashdod customs inspectors foil smuggling of thousands of Items of military clothing and gear.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/01/2018 12:49
Farmers launch tractor protests against free trade

Farmers launch tractor protests against free trade

Israeli farmers demonstrate against low consumer prices and imported produce, demand government implement protectionist policies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/12/2016 14:46
Hamas stops imports of Israeli watermelons to Gaza

Hamas stops imports of Israeli watermelons to Gaza

A week after allowing Israeli watermelons after an eight year ban, Gaza’s Ministry of Agriculture stops the imports.Ben Ariel, 28/06/2016 05:45
Gaza lifts ban on watermelon imports from Israel

Gaza lifts ban on watermelon imports from Israel

Gaza Ministry of Agriculture allows watermelon imports from Israel for the first time in eight years.Ben Ariel, 22/06/2016 05:44
PA indicts Arab companies for violating ban

PA indicts Arab companies for violating ban

PA cracks down on 2 companies selling Israeli goods, after it banned Arab firms from marketing from five Israeli companies.Dalit Halevy, 10/04/2016 21:55
PA halts imports from six Israeli companies

PA halts imports from six Israeli companies

PA announces it is halting imports from five major Israeli food production companies, cites a similar Israeli move against PA companies.Elad Benari, 23/03/2016 06:14
Israel renews import of kosher meat from the US

Israel renews import of kosher meat from the US

Following a decade of no US meat imports, Israel to renew bringing in kosher meat from the country.Nitsan Keidar, 11/02/2016 09:33
Israel to Allow Imports of Ironware from Gaza

Israel to Allow Imports of Ironware from Gaza

Israel will allow Gaza to export ironware, furniture and textiles to Israel in a bid to improve the Gazan economy.Ben Ariel, Canada, 22/09/2015 22:59
Record Car Imports Show Strength of Economy

Record Car Imports Show Strength of Economy

More cars were imported in the first four months of 2015 than in any four month period in Israel's history.Yaakov Levi, 03/05/2015 16:07
Trade Deficit Sinks, First Benefit of Gas Finds

Trade Deficit Sinks, First Benefit of Gas Finds

Israel's trade deficit was down 70% in the first quarter of 2015, compared to the last quarter of 2015.Yaakov Levi, 26/04/2015 15:52
American Cars Set to 'Invade' Israeli Showrooms

American Cars Set to 'Invade' Israeli Showrooms

Israelis could soon see a lot more American cars on their roads, as Israel and the U.S. sign a new cooperation agreement.Moshe Cohen, 19/04/2015 18:43
Syria's Quiet War on Imports

Syria's Quiet War on Imports

As its economy tanks dropping its GDP by 383% amid a bloody civil war, how has Assad's regime tried to stay afloat?Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2015 07:28
Just in Time for Purim: Costume Prices Down 20%

Just in Time for Purim: Costume Prices Down 20%

Frozen tops the list of popular costumes for kids this year, but plenty of adults are buying outfits as well, retailers say.Moshe Cohen, 22/02/2015 16:27
2014 Breaks Car Sale Records in Israel

2014 Breaks Car Sale Records in Israel

Israelis have so far this year bought 229,294 vehicles, leaving previous records in the dust.Moshe Cohen , 02/12/2014 16:42
Cars Going Like Hotcakes, But Prices Set to Rise

Cars Going Like Hotcakes, But Prices Set to Rise

According to import statistics, 23,829 cars were sold in Israel in October 2014, double the 11,634 sold in October a year earlier.Moshe Cohen, 09/11/2014 16:18
Car Sales Down in July; Blame the War

Car Sales Down in July; Blame the War

July was not a bumper month for car sales. Operation Protective Edge has put a damper on the Israeli economy.Moshe Cohen, 03/08/2014 16:43
Toyota Slams Knesset Plan to Allow More Imports

Toyota Slams Knesset Plan to Allow More Imports

A Knesset effort to lower car costs may be thwarted by the manufacturers of the cars themselves, with Toyota the first to protest.Yosef Berger, 26/05/2014 19:02
Bennett: Cost of Living – The Most Important Issue

Bennett: Cost of Living – The Most Important Issue

Minister of Economy takes on industrialists upset by his pro-competition measures.Maayana Miskin, 16/02/2014 15:07
'Bird Man' Nabbed in Illegal Avian Import Scheme

'Bird Man' Nabbed in Illegal Avian Import Scheme

Israeli man stopped by import inspectors at Ben Gurion Airport trying to smuggle 40 Zebra Finches into Israel.David Lev, 24/11/2013 15:40
Alcohol Importer's Woes Could Mean a 'Dry' Israel

Alcohol Importer's Woes Could Mean a 'Dry' Israel

The largest importer, and for many brands the sole importer, of alcohol into Israel, is broke - and the country could soon be 'dry'.David Lev, 20/10/2013 17:06
Rabbinate: Tons of Rice Infected With Bugs

Rabbinate: Tons of Rice Infected With Bugs

The Chief Rabbinate on Sunday warned Israelis to check their rice – for bugsDavid Lev, 15/09/2013 21:25
Bennett: Imports Will Bring Down Cost of Living

Bennett: Imports Will Bring Down Cost of Living

The government promised lower prices, and on Monday it will try to begin to fulfill its promise.David Lev, 25/08/2013 21:58
Jordanians Protest Israel Imports, Gas Talks Go On

Jordanians Protest Israel Imports, Gas Talks Go On

Jordanians called on the Amman government to ban imports from Israel, possibly not knowing talks are proceeding over import of natural gas.Chana Ya'ar, 30/06/2013 13:35
India May Cease Iranian Oil Imports

India May Cease Iranian Oil Imports

Indian refiners may halt imports of Iranian crude oil after insurance firms said refineries processing Iranian oil will no longer be coveredArutz Sheva staff, 10/03/2013 12:05
Ahmadinejad Sacks Cabinet's Sole Woman

Ahmadinejad Sacks Cabinet's Sole Woman

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has sacked Health Minister Marizeh Vahid Dastjerdi, the sole woman in his cabinet. Rachel Hirshfeld , 27/12/2012 16:59
Potential Olim: Gov't Cuts Taxes on Appliances

Potential Olim: Gov't Cuts Taxes on Appliances

Minister of Finance signed a special directive to cut import duties and taxes on hundreds of items. Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/07/2012 13:22
Customs, Import Tax Canceled

Customs, Import Tax Canceled

Israel's economy is about to receive another boost, with the cancelation of the customs tax on the import of hundreds of products.Chana Ya'ar, 28/12/2011 15:38
Dealers Suffer from Car Glut in Gaza

Dealers Suffer from Car Glut in Gaza

It's a small region -- and car dealers in Gaza are complaining that the market is becoming glutted.Chana Ya'ar, 07/12/2011 15:03