Transparency Law

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'The truth about NGOs will now be revealed'

'The truth about NGOs will now be revealed'

Yisrael Beytenu MK Robert Ilatov hopeful new 'transparency law' will prevent interference by foreign countries in Israeli affairs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2016 19:12
Knesset approves 'Transparency Law'

Knesset approves 'Transparency Law'

Knesset approves law requiring NGOs to reveal sources of funding by a majority of 57 to 48.Hezki Baruch, 12/07/2016 00:12
NGO Bill clears another hurdle

NGO Bill clears another hurdle

Bill designed to ensure transparency of foreign funding for local NGOs passes committee vote. Shaked: "We won't permit blatant meddling".Shai Landesman, 27/06/2016 18:23
'Foreign money supporting terrorist murderers'

'Foreign money supporting terrorist murderers'

Zionist Union MK compares Israel to terrorists as bereaved mother calls on Knesset to monitor foreign funds to groups inside Israel.Hezki Baruch, 15/06/2016 16:17
Foreign Agents bill progresses in Knesset

Foreign Agents bill progresses in Knesset

Amendment to NGO bill significantly expands disclosure requirements for organizations funded by foreign government.Hezki Baruch, 17/02/2016 18:01
NGO Monitor: Mediate transparency, don't legislate

NGO Monitor: Mediate transparency, don't legislate

Following 'Transparency Bill' reading, Monitor suggests government should mediate foreign government funding, not legislate it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/02/2016 13:30
Anti-Israel EU MPs call on MKs to reject NGO Bill

Anti-Israel EU MPs call on MKs to reject NGO Bill

Letter signed by 50 MEPs calls on MKs to 'uphold Israel democracy' - most signatories revealed as BDS supporters.Ari Soffer, 09/02/2016 12:12
'Transparency Law' passes first reading

'Transparency Law' passes first reading

Knesset passes bill criticized by the left that would require NGOs to disclose their sources of funding.Ben Ariel, 09/02/2016 00:13
PM vows to pass NGO Transparency Law

PM vows to pass NGO Transparency Law

Netanyahu questions criticism from those who 'usually support transparency'; Shaked blasts charge law is 'undemocratic' as 'irresponsible.'Cynthia Blank, 01/02/2016 19:41
NIF President delivers bizarre TV performance

NIF President delivers bizarre TV performance

New Israel Fund President Talia Sasson hints an MK is 'taking money', then takes it back; says philanthropists are dangerous.Gil Ronen, 19/01/2016 16:29
Netanyahu: 'Transparency Law' not anti-democratic

Netanyahu: 'Transparency Law' not anti-democratic

Netanyahu defends NGO Transparency Law in meeting with foreign journalists.Nitsan Keidar, 15/01/2016 00:13
ADL joins chorus of US 'concern' over NGO Law

ADL joins chorus of US 'concern' over NGO Law

US-based group argues Justice Minister's law would by 'tarring' NGOs 'threaten to erode Israel's very democratic character.'Cynthia Blank, 12/01/2016 15:00
Shaked tells US to butt out of Israeli legislation

Shaked tells US to butt out of Israeli legislation

Shaked asserts 'no cause' for US concerns over her NGO Transparency Law, as Israel is a 'strong democracy.'Cynthia Blank, 11/01/2016 22:50
US pushes to derail Shaked's Transparency Law

US pushes to derail Shaked's Transparency Law

In meeting with Justice Minister, US envoy expresses 'government's concerns' over bill requiring NGOs to declare foreign funding.Cynthia Blank, 11/01/2016 16:16
EU sent grant to B'Tselem to fight NGO bill

EU sent grant to B'Tselem to fight NGO bill

NGO Monitor watchdog reveals that an EU-financed fund provided leftist group with grant to fight "anti-democratic laws".Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/01/2016 02:13
US won't compare NGO law to lobbying registry

US won't compare NGO law to lobbying registry

State Dept. spokesman says Israeli Transparency Law and US Foreign Agents Registration Act 'two different things' - but can't explain how.Cynthia Blank, 07/01/2016 11:57
Hebrew U professor slams Shaked as 'neo-Nazi scum'

Hebrew U professor slams Shaked as 'neo-Nazi scum'

In anger over 'Transparency Bill,' Jerusalem lecturers take to Facebook to vent anger at Justice Minister.Uzi Baruch, 28/12/2015 16:15
In EU, manipulating Israeli democracy is policy

In EU, manipulating Israeli democracy is policy

EU states have used radical NGOs to subvert Israeli gov't policy since the 1990s, driven by ignorance, naivete and a dose of anti-Semitism.Ari Soffer, 28/12/2015 12:37
Gov't approves NGO transparency bill

Gov't approves NGO transparency bill

Shaked hails progress of NGO bill, hits back at EU opposition by noting decision to label 'settlement goods'; 'When Europe does it it's OK.'Ari Soffer, 27/12/2015 15:25
Shaked: I asked Yogev to stop talking about S.C.

Shaked: I asked Yogev to stop talking about S.C.

'I explained to him that his statements are out of place and that he must stop them,' says Justice MinisterArutz Sheva Staff, 07/11/2015 21:44
Shaked schools Herzog over Transparency Law

Shaked schools Herzog over Transparency Law

Justice Minister shuts down Yitzhak Herzog after he accuses her of discriminating against leftist NGOs.Tova Dvorin, 02/11/2015 16:39
Law to expose links between NGOs, foreign sources

Law to expose links between NGOs, foreign sources

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked's proposed amendment to make abundantly clear who stirs the pot of Israeli politics, in her words.Hezki Baruch, 01/11/2015 10:35