Daily Archives: September 6, 2020

Israeli employment outlook for rest of 2020 looks grim, hiring poll shows

By | 2020-09-06T23:28:59+00:00 September 6th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Survey of 400 Israeli businesses shows only 12 percent expected to step up hiring in final quarter

Comments Off on Israeli employment outlook for rest of 2020 looks grim, hiring poll shows

Israeli artist arrested on suspicion that outfit was offensive portrayal of Sara Netanyahu, police source says

By | 2020-09-06T19:36:42+00:00 September 6th, 2020|Israel|

Police strip-searched Zeev Engelmayer after he was arrested at an anti-Netanyahu protest while dressed as his long-standing character, Shoshke. He was later released without being charged

Comments Off on Israeli artist arrested on suspicion that outfit was offensive portrayal of Sara Netanyahu, police source says

Poll shows U.S. Evangelicals overwhelmingly back Israel-UAE deal despite nixed annexation

By | 2020-09-06T19:19:39+00:00 September 6th, 2020|Israel|

Survey commissioned by evangelical news site with close ties to Trump and Netanyahu, finds only seven percent said they prefer Israeli sovereignty in West Bank to UAE deal

Comments Off on Poll shows U.S. Evangelicals overwhelmingly back Israel-UAE deal despite nixed annexation

Kurdish girl soldiers: Heroines or victims in Syria’s civil war?

By | 2020-09-06T17:16:05+00:00 September 6th, 2020|Middle East|

They may be hailed as symbols of equality, but harsh reports from human rights groups say some young women are being forced into military service

Comments Off on Kurdish girl soldiers: Heroines or victims in Syria’s civil war?

Israeli carrier Israir is preparing for commercial flights to UAE

By | 2020-09-06T17:13:13+00:00 September 6th, 2020|Israel|

Carrier books eight round-trip flights from Tel Aviv to Dubai International Airport throughout October, El Al is yet to apply for permits to do so

Comments Off on Israeli carrier Israir is preparing for commercial flights to UAE

Israel Festival blasts off with tribute to Eric Siday

By | 2020-09-06T17:09:31+00:00 September 6th, 2020|Entertainment|

His name may not be instantly recognizable, but some of his work is considered an important milestone in the marketing world and, indeed, what we listen to across the musical soundboard.

Comments Off on Israel Festival blasts off with tribute to Eric Siday

Iran airs televised confession of wrestler after Trump tweet urging republic to spare his life

By | 2020-09-06T16:41:11+00:00 September 6th, 2020|Middle East|

The case of 27-year-old Navid Afkari has drawn the attention of a social media campaign that portrays him and his brothers as victims targeted over participating in protests against Iran's Shi'ite theocracy in 2018

Comments Off on Iran airs televised confession of wrestler after Trump tweet urging republic to spare his life