29 February 2024
El Al profit jumps 370% in wake of war
With almost all foreign airlines halting flights to and from Israel in the fourth quarter of 2023, El Al had a monopoly on many of the routes to and from Tel Aviv.
28 February 2024
Shekel surges after rate left unchanged
The shekel is gaining strongly after the Bank of Israel left the interest rate unchanged at 4.5% on Monday despite the expectations of many that there would be a 0.25% cut.
Local election turnout falls to historical low
Excluding army votes, the voter turnout in Israel's local elections was under 50%. Ron Huldai held Tel Aviv; Moshe Lion romped home in Jerusalem; Einat Kalisch-Rotem slumped to defeat in Haifa.