Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 26

Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 26

Apple and its trillion dollar valuation may have been grabbing all the headlines of late, although Bank of Israel has been making some waves of its own - including  a new candidate emerging to be the next Governor.  Plus, interest rates could be on the rise, hundreds...

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Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 25

Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 25

It was certainly a non-stop week in Israeli business, and we’re not just talking about the new direct routes from Washington DC to Tel Aviv.  Elsewhere, S&P gave Israel a little more credit where credit is due, however, breaking up proves even harder to do,...

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The IsraTransfer Report – August 2018

The IsraTransfer Report – August 2018

It was a take charge month in Israel business that included the economy earning some extra credit from Moody's Investors Service.  Elsewhere, the US ramps up its efforts to help the State's banks clean up their image, while runaway GDP braces for a speed bump.  Plus...

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Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 24

Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 24

It was literally a jungle out there in Israel business last week which saw over 20,000 Israelis take advantage of Amazon’s Prime Day, resulting in sales of 8 million NIS in just 36 hours.  Elsewhere, the US is ready to help Israel air out its dirty laundry, and loose...

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Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 23

Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 23

It was a "feel good week" for Israel real estate which received a little pick me up ahead of the always somber Tisha B’Av holiday.  Elsewhere, for the first time in a long time the economy proved it’s full of hot air, and.it takes one to know one for Israel’s lone...

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Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 22

Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 22

The lazy days of summer were in full swing last week, as exchange rates lounged around despite plenty of headline making news. Meanwhile a run on “welcome home mats” hit the Israel real estate market, and Bank of Israel continued its habit of keeping the change....

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Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 21

Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 21

Independence Day barbeques weren’t the only thing cooking in the United States early last week as the US dollar looked to continue its hot streak against the shekel.  Meanwhile, Bank of Israel prepares for a changing of the guard, and the State powers up with an...

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The IsraTransfer Report – July

The IsraTransfer Report – July

The temperature wasn't the only thing on the rise in the month of June, as the USD/NIS exchange rate approached highs not seen in a year.  Meanwhile, Israel's GDP received a boost after further review, although the housing market continues to take it on the chin.  All...

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Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 20

Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 20

It was a bit of a downer week for the Bank of Israel, specifically when it came to their foreign currency reserves.  Meanwhile, the JNF put the Ministry of Finance on the spot in making its latest appeal. Elsewhere, one of the economy’s revenue stream dried up, while...

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Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 19

Israel Business Week Roundup – Issue 19

There were no shortages of big deals as we said goodbye to May in a week that featured the import of an $11 billion oleh.  Meanwhile the government pulled the plug on a new cryptocurrency law, and Israel’s economy still has work to do.  Elsewhere, it’s the...

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