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Israel’s Performance Drops in the OECD’s PISA Student Assessment Tests

04.12.19|Shahar Illan
Israeli pupils are still underperforming compared to the OECD average. Experts attribute the failure to the country’s outdated education system and the lack of quality personnel, and warn that it is only going to get worse
תל אביב קו רקיע Tel Aviv Skyline

Israel’s Income Polarization Just Keeps Growing

28.11.19|Adrian Filut
A recent report by Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics shows that while on the surface inequality is getting better, the situation of Israel’s lowest earners keeps getting worse
תל אביב נוף בניינים קו רקיע בניה מגדלים

Multinationals Spend Much More on Employees Than Israeli Startups, Report Says

26.11.19|Meir Orbach
Multinationals operating in Israel paid an average of approximately $144,000 a year per employee in 2017, while local startups paid $97,000 on average, according to Israel's Central Bureau of Statistics
תל אביב קו רקיע חוף

OECD Cuts Israel’s Economic Growth Prediction for 2020 to Under 3%

21.11.19|Adrian Filut
The organization forecasts Israel’s private consumption will slow while unemployment and the government budget deficit rise
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Wages Predict Career Advancement Expectations, New Data Shows

18.11.19|Shahar Ilan
Almost 30% of Israelis who make over $4,000 a month consider promotion possible, while only 11% of those who earn less than $1,700 do
תל אביב נתיבי איילון פקק תנועה פקקים כביש

The Israeli Economy's Greatest Growth Generator Is Also its Biggest Enemy

18.11.19|Adrian Filut
The biggest boost to Israel’s economy in 2019 came from new car purchases, but these are also the main inhibitors of economic growth, due to the loss of work hours caused by traffic jams
תל אביב שדרות רוטשילד אופניים

A Third of Israeli Employees Make Less Than the Minimum Wage, Report Says

12.11.19|Shahar Ilan
It should be noted that Israel's national social security agency, which published the report Tuesday, has no data on whether people work part or full time
חולים במסדרון בית החולים ברזילי אשקלות מערכת הבריאות מצוקת אשפוז בתי חולים

Israel Excels in Health, No Thanks to Government Spending, Report Says

10.11.19|Adrian Filut
The OECD’s most recent health report finds that Israel’s health expenditure is some of the lowest among the countries surveyed
תל אביב רמת גן מבט על מלמעלה

With $2.24 Billion in Funding in a Single Quarter, Israeli Tech Companies Set a Six-Year Record

30.10.19|Hagar Ravet
In the third quarter of 2019, companies based in or otherwise linked to Israel raised $2.24 billion across 142 deals, more than in any quarter since 2013, according to a Monday report by IVC and ZAG
מיליונר מיליונרים כסף דולר דולרים עשיר עשירים

Israelis Among Top Gainers in Wealth Over Past Year, Says Credit Suisse

22.10.19|Lilach Baumer
The global bank's research institute published its annual global wealth report for 2019 Monday
יולדות תינוקות ילדים מרכז ה רפואי פוריה ב טבריה

Most Israelis Are Satisfied With Their Lives and Economic Situation, Says New Survey

29.09.19|Yaron Drukman, Ynet News
The country’s population has surpassed nine million and is expected to top 10 million by 2024, according to a report published Thursday by Israel's Central Bureau of Statistics
אתר בנייה זירת הנדל"ן

Recent Government Data a Warning Signal for Israel’s Job Market

06.09.19|Adrian Filut
New data by Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics reveals the increase in the number of jobs seen in recent years has been halted since January, with only the tech industry proving resilient
תל אביב רמת גן מבט על מלמעלה

In Israel, AI Pays Off, New Survey Shows

05.09.19|Lilach Baumer
A recent survey conducted via Facebook group Machine and Deep Learning Israel has generated some interesting insights about the sector
כנסת ישראל זירת הנדל"ן

Israel's Public Service Outperforms Private Sector When it Comes to the Gender Gap

26.08.19|Lilach Baumer
Government employees in Israel saw their wages increase by 21% over the last decade, compared with an 11% increase in the private market
תל אביב מבט מעל זירת הנדלן

Less Young Israelis Can Afford to Buy Their Own Apartments, Report Says

22.08.19|Raheli Bindman
Data published recently by Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics paints a troubling picture: less and less young Israelis are able to buy an apartment, especially if they are married and have young children
זקן כיסא גלגלים ביטוח בריאות ביטוח סיעודי

In Israel, Heart Disease Mortality Is Down, Dementia Deaths Are Up, Says New Report

19.08.19|Lilach Baumer
On Thursday, the Israeli Ministry of Health published a report detailing the leading causes of death in the country
חדר מיון בית חולים וולפסון

Israel Spent More on Health in 2018, Still Below OECD Average

19.08.19|Lilach Baumer
Last year, Israel spent 7.6% of its GDP on health, a 4.3% increase from 2017. The OECD average was 8.8% that same year
חפירות הרכבת הקלה של חברת רובינשטיין ב מתחם חסן ערפה ב תל אביב

Bank of Israel’s Recommendations for Increasing Productivity

19.08.19|Omri Milman
The bank published its recommendations Sunday, pertaining mostly to education and infrastructure, though tax benefits and bureaucratic red tape are also addressed
יזמיות היי טק בצילום קבוצתי עם מיצג של אנגלה מרקל

The Israeli Employment Market: a Timestamp

01.08.19|Lilach Baumer
On Wednesday, the Israeli Ministry of Labor, Social Affairs and Social Services published a report for 2018, detailing the current state of the local employment market
תל אביב תיירות חוף Tel Aviv Tourism Tourists Beach

Over 4 Million Tourists Spent Nearly $6 Billion in Israel in 2018

According to a 15,000 tourists survey published by the Israel Ministry of Tourism, Jerusalem was the location most frequented by visitors, attracting 77.5% of all tourists in the country