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Unemployment rate falls to lowest in decades

Unemployment rate falls to lowest in decades

Despite global slowdown, Israeli unemployment rate falls below 5% for first time in decades.David Rosenberg, 24/05/2016 12:07
Unemployment Down in July

Unemployment Down in July

Unemployment drops to 6.3%, workforce participation up to 63.8%.Maayana Miskin, 29/08/2013 19:42
Lapid: Hareidi Jews Aren’t Even Looking for Work

Lapid: Hareidi Jews Aren’t Even Looking for Work

Finance Minister says hareidi men, Arab women ‘not even in the equation’ when it comes to employment.Maayana Miskin, 02/07/2013 13:51
Handicapped Access ‘Next Step' on Unemployment

Handicapped Access ‘Next Step' on Unemployment

In order to meet target on unemployment, Israel must fight prejudice on disabilities, ministry official says. Maayana Miskin, 20/03/2013 16:07
Israeli Phone Center in Bedouin Mosque

Israeli Phone Center in Bedouin Mosque

Israel's Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor has launched a new initiative to incorporate Bedouin Arab women into workforce. Rachel Hirshfeld , 08/05/2012 17:15
Israeli Jobless Drops to 30-Year Low

Israeli Jobless Drops to 30-Year Low

Looking for work? Come to Israel. The jobless rate dropped to 5.4 percent in the last quarter, one of the lowest in the world.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 29/02/2012 14:04