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, 5/24/2016, 12:07 PM
Unemployment Down in July

Unemployment Down in July

Unemployment drops to 6.3%, workforce participation up to 63.8%.Maayana Miskin, 8/29/2013, 7:42 PM
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, 7/2/2013, 1:51 PM
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, 3/20/2013, 4:07 PM
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 , 5/8/2012, 5:15 PM
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, 2/29/2012, 2:04 PM