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Yisrael Katz Photo: Shutterstock ASAP Creative No light at the end of the tunnel

Opening the Jerusalem fast-link last month let Yisrael Katz keep his promise but has been a disaster for Israel Railways passengers.

Tel Aviv - Jerusalem train Photo: PR Jerusalem rail-link will be unreliable for some time

Temporary transformers are causing electrical fluctuations. Permanent equipment won't be deployed before February 2019.

The Knesset in session  photo: Knesset spokesperson Army draft bill tops new Knesset session agenda

There is no formal date for ending the session, and elections are in the air.

Moshe Kahlon  photo: Ronen Zvulun, Reuters Despite rising deficit, Kahlon plans tax cuts

The Ministry of Finance has confirmed a "Globes" report of an alarming jump in the state budget deficit.

Amir Yaron Photo: University of Pennsylvania IBI: Amir Yaron is a big gamble

IBI Investments chief economist deplores Yaron's lack of banking and monetary policy experience and fears for the Bank of Israel's independence.

Edward Snowden Photo: PR NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden to speak in Israel

Snowden, who exposed how US intelligence surveilled hundreds of millions of people worldwide, will speak via videoconference on November 6.

BDS Photo: Shutterstock BDS has zero impact on Israeli businesses

A study of the impact of BDS on the Israeli economy estimates the damage at 0.004%, while some companies benefit from the boycott.

Moshe Kahlon  photo: Amir Cohen, Reuters Rising budget deficit threatens Israel's credit rating

The Ministry of Finance has just three months to bring the budget deficit below 3%.

Merkel, Netanyahu  flanked by innovation executives Photo: GPO Israel's tech women to rally after Merkel rebuke

German Chancellor Angela Merkel embarrassed Israeli government figures after comments at a men-only innovation photo-shoot.

Olaf Scholz Photo: ASAP Creative Shutterstock German Finance Minister: Iran nuclear deal protects Israel

Minister of Finance and Vice-Chancellor Olaf Scholz tells "Globes" that the lesson Germany learned from history is that we should try to reach agreements.

Ron Lauder The newest form of anti-semitism is hatred of Israel

BDS does not seek peace it seeks the elimination of Israel, warns World Jewish Congress president Ron Lauder.

Benjamin Netanyahu  photo: Eyal Izhar Netanyahu's Palestinian state is the status quo

Two states, one state, minus, plus - to Israel's prime minster it makes no difference.

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