The Israeli survey showed that investors had absolutely no idea what it was that
they were investing in, with which firm, and how much they were paying in fees.
Although Israel has maintained a successful foothold in China’s market, success is limited to fertilizers and electronic components.
The funds are for procurement of the short-range missile interceptor systems.
A few days after Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu’s visit to Washington and his meeting with President Barack Obama and other top US officials, the US has approved a $429 million immediate transfer for further production and procurement of Iron Dome short-range missile interceptor systems.
Fifty-six percent of respondents said they were satisfied with their financial situation despite the soaring cost of living, particularly in housing and food.
The transitional arrangement offers a useful facility for sorting out the past Israeli taxes of trusts with foreign settlors and related Israeli resident beneficiaries.
Islamic Jihad takes responsibly for attack; no injuries reported; Iron Dome intercepts 3 rockets; Israeli tanks shell 2 terror infrastructure targets in response.
Ukraine — A leading Ukrainian rabbi said on Wednesday he saw no sign of hostility toward Jews from nationalists involved in last month’s uprising but was cautious on whether there could be a rise in anti-Semitic threats. Russia brands of the some groups that helped to oust President Viktor Yanukovich as neo-Nazis, highlighting their admiration [...]
A White House official says President Barack Obama will direct the Labor Department to strengthen overtime pay protections for millions of workers. The directive is meant to help salaried workers, such as fast-food shift supervisors or convenience store managers, who may be expected to work more than 40 hours a week without receiving overtime pay. […]
Jerusalem — Israel’s parliament on Wednesday passed a law requiring a national referendum to approve any future withdrawal from east Jerusalem — adding a new hurdle to any future peace deal with the Palestinians. The U.S. is mediating peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians in which the fate of Jerusalem is being debated. There [...]