unemployment  photo: Ariel Yarozlimksy

20% of new unemployed won't have jobs after crisis

Israel National Employment Service research unit director Dr. Gal Zohar paints a bleak picture of the job situation after the crisis ends.

Laboratory testing for coronavirus  / Photo: Ministry of Health, ira prohorov Only social distancing will keep COVID-19 at bay

Israeli experts tell "Globes" that the highly infectious coronavirus is a stubborn enemy and unlikely to disappear soon.

Eli Defes "With expenses and no revenue we face bankruptcy"

El Al chairman Eli Defes says that time is running out to save the airline, which seeks a $200-300 million state guaranteed loan.

Prof. Yoram Lass  / Photo: Eyal Izhar, Globes Lockdown lunacy

Former Health Ministry chief Prof. Yoram Lass says governments can't halt viruses and the lockdown will kill more people from depression than the virus.

Yuri Milner  / Photo: Norbert von der Groeben Reuters , Reuters Yuri Milner: Remote will be the new normal

The famed tech investor has donated $3 million to fight the virus in Israel and tells "Globes" about the trends and investment opportunities being created.

Eugene Kandel  / Photo: Oria Tadmor "After crisis local institutions must invest in Israeli tech"

Start-Up Nation Central CEO Eugene Kandel warns Israel's tech ecosystem won't recover from the crisis without Israeli institutional investors.

Prof. Raf Melnick  / Photo: Rafi Kowalchuk "Government must inject money where needed"

Former adviser to the prime minister Prof. Rafi Melnick says the deficit is no longer a consideration and the government should inject money, even directly to households.

Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu at coronavirus aid press conference / Photo: La'am The entire system is collapsing

Our economic leaders show no grasp of the scale of the crisis or of what needs to be done, warns Avi Tiomkin.

Dr. Norman Bailey An intellectual earthquake in the Middle East

Ideas are circulating in places like Kuwait and Saudi Arabia that indicate a tectonic shift.

Ryanair  / Photo: Shutterstock, Shutterstock.com End of the low-cost flight era

After the crisis ends, air fares will inevitably return to the high levels of many years ago.

Work from home  / Photo: Shutterstock, Shutterstock.com Remote work - not what you expected

How do we ensure that everyone continues to deliver results in this new situation?

Disinfecting against the virus  / Photo: Yonhap Reuters , Reuters Curbing coronavirus - a tale of two countries

In contrast to Israel's draconian measures to tackle the virus outbreak, the UK is taking a more libertarian approach.

Coronavirus in Japan  / Photo: Reuters Coronavirus - ten tips for global employers

As Covid-19 spreads worldwide, here are ten practical measures that employers can take immediately.

Douglas Irwin / Photo: Inbal Marmari "Coronavirus accelerating retreat from globalization"

Trade expert Prof. Douglas Irwin discusses threats to the world economic order, and how Israel can cope.

Zvi Marom  / Photo: Eyal Izhar, Globes BATM's Zvi Marom does battle with viruses

"Infectious diseases have been neglected in the belief that they only afflict developing countries."

New housing construction  photo: Shutterstock/ASAP Creative What will coronavirus do to home prices?

"Globes" investigates the cost of a closure on Judea and Samaria, why construction projects in advanced stages are more vulnerable, and whether buyers hold a stronger bargaining position.

Ido Susan,  Hillel Kobrinsky / Photo: Uri Alon, Globes "Globes" startup of the year: DriveNets - challenging Cisco and Juniper

Co-founder Hillel Kobrinsky: We looked for a business problem, and then developed the technology, not the other way around.
















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