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Amnesty against Jewish heritage sites

Amnesty against Jewish heritage sites

Amnesty report argues that tourism at these sites supports the "occupation" and is an attempt to erase Palestinian connection to the area.Ben Ariel, 29/01/2019 23:44
Record-breaking 4.12 million tourists visit Israel in 2018

Record-breaking 4.12 million tourists visit Israel in 2018

Number of tourists visiting Israel in 2018 soars by 14% of previous year, hitting all-time record.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/01/2019 17:20
Yariv Levin to be appointed Minister of Aliyah and Integration

Yariv Levin to be appointed Minister of Aliyah and Integration

Netanyahu decides to appoint Minister Yariv Levin as Minister of Aliyah and Integration, in addition to his role as Minister of Tourism.Hezki Baruch, 23/12/2018 23:31
Airbnb backtracks on Yesha boycott

Airbnb backtracks on Yesha boycott

Online rental marketplace announces decision to boycott Jewish homes in Judea and Samaria 'will not be enforced in practice.'Gary Willig, 17/12/2018 19:40
'There need to be good reasons to dismantle government'

'There need to be good reasons to dismantle government'

Yariv Levin explains why PM refrained from deciding on elections despite coalition difficulties and calls by some ministers to dismantle it.Mordechai Sones, 29/11/2018 11:18
'Airbnb disgracefully submitted to BDS'

'Airbnb disgracefully submitted to BDS'

Israelis protest Airbnb decision to drop Jewish homes in Judea and Samaria.Gary Willig, 19/11/2018 19:36
Netanyahu allies say new elections on the way

Netanyahu allies say new elections on the way

Ministers Tzachi Hanegbi, Yariv Levin predict that coalition will fall apart, say that Israel is going to elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/11/2018 11:29
'Supreme Court continues to act against democracy'

'Supreme Court continues to act against democracy'

Tourism Minister blasts Supreme Court’s ruling permitting BDS activist Lara Alqasem to enter Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2018 03:35
'No coalition crisis that can't be overcome'

'No coalition crisis that can't be overcome'

Tourism Minister says no one in coalition wants early elections - but partners have to behave responsibly.Shimon Cohen, 14/10/2018 19:09
Further progress to appoint Chief of Staff, Police Commissioner

Further progress to appoint Chief of Staff, Police Commissioner

Public reps added to committee to appoint senior officials, allowing committee to discuss replacements of Chief of Staff and Commissioner.Mordechai Sones, 02/10/2018 16:14
First time: China to Israel in 8 hours

First time: China to Israel in 8 hours

First flight of China's Sichuan Airlines lands at Ben-Gurion Airport; 'Line will lead to further growth in incoming tourism to Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 26/09/2018 13:07
Record year for tourism in Israel

Record year for tourism in Israel

20% increase in tourism over the previous year, including 115% in tourism from Poland.Gary Willig, 07/09/2018 12:40
Watch: Terror alert during opening of school year in Tekoa

Watch: Terror alert during opening of school year in Tekoa

Tourism minister says 'powerful' opening to school year 'proves nothing will prevent us from realizing our right to this land.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2018 13:11
'This is treason - time to put Arab MKs on trial'

'This is treason - time to put Arab MKs on trial'

Likud minister blasts plan by Arab lawmakers to lobby UN to condemn Israel over Nationality Law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/08/2018 10:30
'Nationality Law will not be changed'

'Nationality Law will not be changed'

'Vital law places dam in face of ongoing Supreme Court erosion of State's identity as nation-state of Jewish People.'Hezki Baruch, 05/08/2018 13:07
'Ehud Barak has nothing but demagoguery and lies'

'Ehud Barak has nothing but demagoguery and lies'

Tourism Minister says former PM cannot accept that his policies failed, resorts to fear-mongering to stay relevant.Shimon Cohen, 18/07/2018 19:19
Knesset rejects no-confidence motions

Knesset rejects no-confidence motions

Plenum debates anti-government proposals submitted by opposition factions for last time this summer session, removes all from agenda.Mordechai Sones, 16/07/2018 20:09
Record number of tourists visit Israel in first half of 2018

Record number of tourists visit Israel in first half of 2018

2.1 million tourist entries were recorded in the first half of 2018, a 19% increase compared to same period last year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/07/2018 06:43
Nationality Law to advance - despite AG's objections

Nationality Law to advance - despite AG's objections

Tourism Minister Levin ignores Attorney General, pushes Nationality Law in its totality.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/07/2018 08:12
Netanyahu orders coalition to fast-track Nationality Law

Netanyahu orders coalition to fast-track Nationality Law

Prime Minister demands that bill defining Israel as a Jewish State pass final reading before end of Knesset's summer session.Tzvi Lev, 01/07/2018 16:21
UN infiltrators deal back on the table?

UN infiltrators deal back on the table?

Tel Aviv Deputy Mayor says he met with minister, Netanyahu associate to discuss reopening UN deal allowing thousands of infiltrators to stayArutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2018 18:03
Israel becoming more popular as a tourist destination

Israel becoming more popular as a tourist destination

April stats show number of tourists jumped 61% in 2 years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2018 14:00
Honduras President examines moving embassy to Jerusalem

Honduras President examines moving embassy to Jerusalem

Tourism Minister Levin meets Honduras President Hernandez, agreeing to cooperate on tourism. Hernandez: We're looking into moving embassy.Nitsan Keidar, 25/04/2018 09:01
'Israelis are proud of their country'

'Israelis are proud of their country'

Minister Yariv Levin congratulates Israel on its 70th Independence Day.Benny Tocker, 19/04/2018 04:45
Report: Tourism jumped 63% in two years

Report: Tourism jumped 63% in two years

Israel's tourism industry continues to grow, injecting $577 into the economy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/04/2018 14:46
'Netanyahu will lead Israel for many years to come'

'Netanyahu will lead Israel for many years to come'

Tourism Minister says investigations against PM show nothing, Israel has seen incredible achievements recently.Benny Toker, 29/03/2018 22:30
Airline to fly directly from Zurich to Israel

Airline to fly directly from Zurich to Israel

In a first, leading Swiss travel airline opens a new direct route from Zurich to Eilat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2018 08:37
Watered-down version of 'Nationality Law' passes first reading

Watered-down version of 'Nationality Law' passes first reading

Bill to enshrine Israel's Jewish character as Basic Law advances after clause calling on courts to consider Jewish Law removed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/03/2018 16:52
No criminal charges for judge who colluded ahead of trial

No criminal charges for judge who colluded ahead of trial

Judge who coordinated her decision on upcoming trial will face disciplinary action - but no criminal charges.David Rosenberg, 27/02/2018 18:27
'Shaked, chief justice are whitewashing collusion scandal'

'Shaked, chief justice are whitewashing collusion scandal'

Yariv Levin blasts Jewish Home minister Ayelet Shaked, Supreme Court chief justice over handling of court collusion scandal.David Rosenberg, 26/02/2018 12:03
Netanyahu to discuss solution for Nativ Ha'avot residents

Netanyahu to discuss solution for Nativ Ha'avot residents

After return from Germany, PM to sit with coalition heads to approve NIS 70 million alternative housing budget for Gush Etzion evacuees.Mordechai Sones, 15/02/2018 15:33
Likud minister: Shorten judges terms

Likud minister: Shorten judges terms

Tourism Minister Levin slams left's attempt to bring down PM Netanyahu, says Israel needs to subject judges to regular labor laws.Yoni Kempinski, 12/02/2018 12:55
'Tourism crucial for public relations'

'Tourism crucial for public relations'

Netanyahu congratulates Tourism Minister Levin on the record-breaking number of tourists that visited Israel in 2017.Tzvi Lev, 07/01/2018 16:20
Shaked: We'll remain in Judea & Samaria for another 5,000 years

Shaked: We'll remain in Judea & Samaria for another 5,000 years

Justice Minister: 'We're not in Judea & Samaria to disappear one day. We've been here for 50 years and we'll be here another 5,000 years.'Mordechai Sones, 03/01/2018 14:39
Likud minister: Moshe Ya'alon is trampling the rule of law

Likud minister: Moshe Ya'alon is trampling the rule of law

Tourism Minister Levin slams former Defense Minister Ya'alon, says he is not 'prosecutor, judge, and executor.'Chana Roberts, 21/12/2017 16:35
Knesset to vote on 'Nationality Law'

Knesset to vote on 'Nationality Law'

Revised version of bill officially defining Israel as a Jewish State will be voted on by the Knesset.Tzvi Lev, 17/12/2017 16:58
Tourism nets Israel $4.5 billion in 2017

Tourism nets Israel $4.5 billion in 2017

Tourism rises nearly 24% during November, Tourism Minister Levin credits additional flights, airlines, and better infrastructure.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2017 08:07
Israel leg of prestigious cycling event faces cancellation

Israel leg of prestigious cycling event faces cancellation

Tourism and Culture Ministers threaten cancellation of touted race, after its website declares course passes through 'West Jerusalem.'Tal Polon, 30/11/2017 10:21
Israel Trail in Judea and Samaria hailed as 'historical justice'

Israel Trail in Judea and Samaria hailed as 'historical justice'

Dr. Haggai Ben-Artzi hopes new Israel Trail will connect more Israelis to settlement; 'This is the original biblical Israel.'Benny Toker - Mordechai Sones, 26/11/2017 14:39
Netanyahu serves as tour guide for Israel's 3 millionth tourist

Netanyahu serves as tour guide for Israel's 3 millionth tourist

Record-setting visitor to Israel surprised to find Israeli Prime Minister serving as her tour guide in Tower of David museum.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/11/2017 15:42
Israel welcomes this year's 3 millionth tourist

Israel welcomes this year's 3 millionth tourist

Romanian tourist greeted at Ben Gurion Airport with festive ceremony celebrating new all-time record for incoming tourism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/11/2017 14:53
Coming Soon: A new NGO Law?

Coming Soon: A new NGO Law?

PM instructs Minister Yariv Levin to draft new law to allow closing associations operating against IDF or calling for boycotts of Israel.Mordechai Sones, 16/10/2017 21:56
Ceremonial storm: Peace Now against Minister Levin

Ceremonial storm: Peace Now against Minister Levin

Tourism Minister Yariv Levin says judges seem to be in leftist Meretz Party's employ. Peace Now response: 'Levin is insolent.'Mordechai Sones, 26/09/2017 20:08
Wizz Air: New low-cost flights to start in winter

Wizz Air: New low-cost flights to start in winter

Wizz Air launches four new routes, flying from Negev airport to Europe; tickets start at 89 NIS.Chana Roberts, 09/08/2017 14:46
'Only in the Jewish state would they throw you out of your home'

'Only in the Jewish state would they throw you out of your home'

Likud ministers call on Prime Minister to halt 'absurdity' and approve buyers' ownership of Hevron homes.Hezki Baruch, 28/07/2017 13:18
Ryanair launches new flight from Tel Aviv to Rome

Ryanair launches new flight from Tel Aviv to Rome

In honor of launch, new tickets available from 17 euros per seat. Tourism Minister: Ryanair is part of our great tourism revolution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2017 15:41
'Machpelah House' residents receive political backing

'Machpelah House' residents receive political backing

Ministers and MKs congratulate families who entered Machpelah House in Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2017 04:13
Tourism in Israel hits record high

Tourism in Israel hits record high

Tourism during first half of 2017 jumps 26%, marking record high. Tourism Minister: Expect similar stats in coming months.Chana Roberts, 10/07/2017 15:52
Levin: We 'thank' the Supreme Court judges for approving Zoabi

Levin: We 'thank' the Supreme Court judges for approving Zoabi

Hanin Zoabi demanded a Knesset investigation into the 'continued siege and the humanitarian crisis in Gaza.'Hezky Baruch, 21/06/2017 17:30
'The decision to expand Qalqilya must be reassessed'

'The decision to expand Qalqilya must be reassessed'

Likud Ministers blast PM's plan to expand Arab city at the expense of land intended for Jewish development.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2017 08:51
Levin: Israel not responsible for Gaza electricity

Levin: Israel not responsible for Gaza electricity

In an Arutz Sheva interview, Tourism minister Yariv Levin discusses peace negotiations, construction in Judea and Samaria and Hamas demandsYoel Domb, 13/06/2017 16:55
Governmental legislation will include Judea and Samaria

Governmental legislation will include Judea and Samaria

Justice Minister says that, as of June 1, government bills may no longer exclude residents of Judea and Samaria.Hezki Baruch, 06/06/2017 14:40
'Abandoning Jerusalem is not how you make America great again'

'Abandoning Jerusalem is not how you make America great again'

'Trump is a true friend of Israel, which is why cancelling embassy move is such a disappointment,' says Likud minister.David Rosenberg, 01/06/2017 17:51
'We need to be realistic about Trump visit'

'We need to be realistic about Trump visit'

Tourism Minister Yariv Levin discussed with Arutz Sheva the impending visit of President Trump and its ramifications for tourism.Shimon Cohen, 17/05/2017 16:30
Discussion of 'Sabbath Law' postponed by month

Discussion of 'Sabbath Law' postponed by month

Bill initiated by MK Mickey Zohar up for approval by Ministerial Committee on Legislation rejected following haredi opposition.Mordechai Sones, 07/05/2017 13:47
Nationality Law approved in Ministerial Committee

Nationality Law approved in Ministerial Committee

Bill anchors State of Israel as nation-state of Jewish people, establishes Hebrew as official language of state.Mordechai Sones, 07/05/2017 12:50
Likud MK to negotiate Shabbat deal

Likud MK to negotiate Shabbat deal

Netanyahu appoints Likud minister to negotiate with haredi parties, find way to prevent stores opening on Shabbat from becoming a trend.Ben Shaul, 24/04/2017 10:06