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  • Married, but not in Israel

    September 18, 2013 | 11:59 am

    Located in the eastern Mediterranean, the island of Cyprus feels very familiar to Israelis, due to its warm climate, arid stretches of mountainous land filled with olive trees and beautiful beaches.

    Not a bad place for a wedding, right?

    Every year, according to Israel’s Central...

  • One-third of Israelis are at risk of poverty, report says

    October 18, 2012 | 9:21 am

    One-third of Israelis are at risk of poverty, a new Israeli government report shows.

    The Central Bureau of Statistics report issued Wednesday shows that some 31 percent of Israelis were at risk of poverty in 2010, compared to 27 percent 12 years ago. Some 16 percent of European...

  • Israeli economy surprises with pace of growth

    August 17, 2010 | 11:04 am

    Israeli economic growth unexpectedly accelerated to its fastest pace in more than two years.

    Exports and consumer spending increased, helping to sending up growth in the second quarter by an annualized 4.7 percent, Bloomberg reported.

    The expansion rate rose from a revised 3.6...