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Israeli Hospitals Buckle Under Mass Influx of COVID-19 Patients

During Monday's meeting of the State Control Committee, it was reported that only 20 beds were added to treat COVID -19 patients in hospitals since...

POll: 47% of Americans Believe COVID-19 Layoffs Are Permanent

According to a survey by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research, it appears that the rising COVID-19 hotspots in major cities have...

Knesset Approves COVID-19 Stimulus Package

By a vote of 68-0, the Knesset gave final approval on Wednesday to the COVID-19 Economic Aid Program Bill, which is meant to regularize...

Epidemiological Investigations Fall Into Hands of Shin Bet

The Knesset on Tuesday night gave final approval to a bill authorizing the Israel Security Service (Shin Bet) to assist in the national efforts...

Israel High-Tech Industry in Freefall

Israel's State Control Committee discussed on Tuesday the effects of the corona pandemic on Israel's high-tech industry. At the opening of the meeting, representatives...

Unemployment Spikes as Israel Unable to Control Virus

Israel’s unemployment rate is rising again as new statistics showed that twice as many people applied for unemployment benefits as were hired in the...