The consumer price index in Israel dropped by 0.6% in June. This drop was not expected and was caused by a decline of 11% in the price of fruits and vegetables and a reduction of 6.2% in the cost of clothing....
Trigo technology deployed in a supermarket The Central Bureau of Statistics reported the inflation rate for January was negative 0.4%. Major pricing decreases, totaling 6.4% were reported in clothing, as well as a drop of 0.8% in entertainment costs and 0.5% on food....
According to IVC Research Center, during the second quarter of 2019, 125 Israeli firms raised capital totalling $2.32 billion. This sum is down from the 253 deals, totaling $3.87 billion raised during the first quarter of 2019. Ten very...
The Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) reported a rise in the unemployment rate in Israel. In the month of November, Israel’s unemployment rate rose from 3.5% to 3.9% the month before. The CBS also revised October’s figure, initially reported to be 3.4%...
The unemployment rate in Israel is once again at its historically lowest rate — 3.7%.  The rate, which had gone up to 4.1% in July, and dropped back to 3.8% in August, went down to 3.7% in September. The only negative data...
Icholov Hospital in Tel Aviv Nurses went out on a nationwide strike in Israel this morning. They are not asking for higher wages. Rather, they are asking that more nurses be hired. Israel has one of the lowest nurse-to-population ratios, and as a...
Zim reported the following financial and operating highlights for the Three Months Ended September 30, 2019: Total revenues were $842.0 million compared to $840.7 million in Q3 2018, a 0.2% increase;ZIM carried 725 thousand TEUs compared to 730 thousand...
The Ministry of Energy unveiled a new plan that would bring the percent of the energy produced in Israel by alternative means to between 25-30% by 2030. The current plan calls for the country to reach 17% by 2030. According to Energy...