General strike averted after agreement reached

General strike averted after agreement reached

Finance Ministry and Histadrut reach an agreement on disputed issues, preventing a general strike that was to start at 6:00 a.m.Elad Benari, 12/23/2015, 7:15 AM
Netanyahu Orders to Raise Israel's Minimum Wage

Netanyahu Orders to Raise Israel's Minimum Wage

PM Netanyahu, acting Finance Minister, stated Sunday that implementation to raise minimum wage to NIS 5,000 will begin in January.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 12/21/2014, 12:19 PM
Compromise Reached in Postal Workers' Strike

Compromise Reached in Postal Workers' Strike

Israelis to get their mail again after weeks of chaos, as Finance Ministry compromises on massive layoff plan.Tova Dvorin, 10/7/2014, 1:26 PM
What Does a Foreign Ministry Worker Really Make?

What Does a Foreign Ministry Worker Really Make?

Foreign Ministry strike called into question after data shows employees make between 20,000-60,000 NIS per month. But is it true?Tova Dvorin, 3/24/2014, 8:07 PM
Hospital Protests Snowball

Hospital Protests Snowball

Medical centers across Israel to protest Sunday in solidarity with strikers at Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem.Tova Dvorin, 2/9/2014, 9:13 AM
Cost of Anti-Infiltrator Law: Almost NIS 500,000

Cost of Anti-Infiltrator Law: Almost NIS 500,000

Law mandating a 12-month detention stint for infiltrators will include enforcement, construction and jobs.Tova Dvorin, 11/22/2013, 10:21 AM
Finance Ministers Meet in Germany

Finance Ministers Meet in Germany

Israel's Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz and his German counterpart met to discuss the economic state of affairs of the two countries. Annie Lubin, 12/6/2012, 6:04 PM
Social Justice Rallies

Social Justice Rallies

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Clalit Agrees to Downsize

Clalit Agrees to Downsize

Clalit Health Services is eliminating 790 jobs and closing two hospitals as part of an agreement signed with the Ministry of Finance last week.Zalman Nelson, 7/7/2009, 12:04 PM