Daily Archives: December 1, 2020

Are Israelis taking it easy and living off jobless benefits? This economist says no

By | 2020-12-01T23:54:14+00:00 December 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|

Prof. Momi Dahan says Israelis want to go back to work and predicts a jobless rate of up to 8% after the coronavirus crisis, asserting the labor market is flexible enough to deal with it

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Without jobs or education, Israel’s young Arabs turn to crime

By | 2020-12-01T23:25:53+00:00 December 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|

The crime rate in Arab communities has jumped 50% in the past five years, while the homicide rate among Arabs is seven times the rate among Jews, data shows

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US reveals rapid rollout plan for vaccine after record coronavirus surge

By | 2020-12-01T22:56:32+00:00 December 1st, 2020|World|

First in line for vaccinations could be about 21 million healthcare workers and 3 million residents in long-term care facilities, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has said.

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4 dead, including baby, as car rams pedestrians in German town

By | 2020-12-01T22:48:52+00:00 December 1st, 2020|World|

"I just walked through the city center and it was just horrible. There is a trainer lying on the ground, and the girl it belongs to is dead," Mayor Wolfram Liebe said, choking back tears.

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Gantz is calling on Netanyahu to regain composure, but he doesn’t even believe himself anymore

By | 2020-12-01T22:15:50+00:00 December 1st, 2020|Israel|

The Knesset will dissolve, the budget won’t pass, and the country will sink into an economic abyss, because Netanyahu never meant to give Gantz his rotation

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Economy minister, Bahraini counterpart agree to boost small businesses

By | 2020-12-01T22:12:52+00:00 December 1st, 2020|Middle East|

Bahrain's Al Zayani expressed hope for mutual learning, which he said has the potential to transcend economic interests.

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US offers $5m. reward for info on China ignoring sanctions on N.Korea

By | 2020-12-01T22:09:30+00:00 December 1st, 2020|World|

Deputy Assistant Secretary for North Korea State Alex Wong accused China of "seeking to undo the UN sanctions regime they themselves voted for in 2006, in 2009, in 2013, in 2016, and in 2017."

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Israeli army vowed to limit arrests of Palestinian minors, but data shows otherwise

By | 2020-12-01T22:03:50+00:00 December 1st, 2020|Israel|

The army's pilot program, it seems, never took off, and hundreds are still being arrested with no warning, usually in the middle of the night

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In the #MeToo era, the nomination for Israel’s state prosecutor is troubling

By | 2020-12-01T21:55:22+00:00 December 1st, 2020|Israel|

Potential appointment reflects major backsliding recently on the part of Israeli society in its attitude towards women

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