Daily Archives: October 25, 2020

In a first, Israel has a negative interest rate. But will it overcome lockdown fears?

By | 2020-10-25T20:49:47+00:00 October 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Banks can now borrow capital for lending to the smallest businesses at a rate of minus 0.1%. That doesn't necessarily mean they will

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Actor Yehuda Barkan, star of Israeli cinema classics, dies of coronavirus at 75

By | 2020-10-25T20:24:06+00:00 October 25th, 2020|Entertainment|

The 'Charlie and a Half' actor had a half-century-long career in film, contended with failure and found religion before succumbing to the virus

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Moody’s retains Israel’s credit rating amid concern over fiscal policy

By | 2020-10-25T20:21:57+00:00 October 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Report affirming A1 status and Stable outlook comes at a sensitive time for Israel, whose budget deficit ballooned to 9.1% of gross domestic product

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Now on display at the Jerusalem Museum for Islamic Art: selloff

By | 2020-10-25T20:07:16+00:00 October 25th, 2020|Entertainment|

Financially strained, the L.A. Mayer Museum is auctioning off dozens of rare items, despite harsh criticism: 'They’re going for the easy way out'

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Stanley Fischer joins board at Israel’s largest bank, eyes top job

By | 2020-10-25T18:14:04+00:00 October 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Former Federal Reserve vice chairman, Bank of Israel governor and vice head of International Monetary Fund wants key role at Bank Hapoalim

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COVID-19 brings East Jerusalem Palestinians and Israeli authorities closer. Will it last?

By | 2020-10-25T16:00:52+00:00 October 25th, 2020|Health|

The army’s Home Front Command has worked with the community to curb the spread of the virus in most Palestinian neighborhoods, but not on the other side of the separation barrier

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