The Jerusalem Post


Annual plan to set out Israel's national spending for a defined period
 A vote on the state budget at the Knesset plenum in Jerusalem. December 6, 2023.

Israel's Knesset passes divisive wartime budget in first reading

 The Likud faction

Likud MK criticizes Barkat's absence at budget vote in Knesset

 WAR CABINET member and head of the National Unity party Benny Gantz visits Hostages Square next to Tel Aviv Museum of Art last week.

As Israel fights Hamas, Netanyahu gov't engages in political shenanigans

 FINANCE MINISTER Bezalel Smotrich and Economy Minister Nir Barkat attend a meeting in September.

Gov't's amended budget met with outrage at inclusion of coalition funds

New Hope MK Ze'ev Elkin is seen at a meeting of the Knesset Arrangements Committee.

Finance Ministry boosts wartime hasbara budget by NIS 63 million

Bank of Israel

Bank of Israel warns wartime changes to 2023 budget can harm economy

 FINANCE MINISTER Bezalel Smotrich and United Torah Judaism MK Moshe Gafni shake hands, as MK Ofir Katz, chairman of the government coalition, looks on at a meeting in the Knesset.

Coalition funds can only be used for war purposes - A-G's office

 Clalit Health Services

War in Israel creating deficit crisis for health funds

Depression (illustrative)

Resilience center in south receive lots of requests for emotional support

 Jews pray while activists protest against gender segregation in the public space during a public prayer on Dizengoff Square in Tel Aviv, on Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, and the holiest of Jewish holidays, September 25, 2023.

Gov't allocates NIS 2 million to back non-Orthodox faith groups

Stress, illustrative

Gov't reallocates funds from mental health org. to haredi groups

Wadi al-Joz in east Jerusalem

Gov't approves 3b. for public infrastructure, education in east Jerusalem

 OpenAI and ChatGPT logos are seen in this illustration taken, February 3, 2023

Israeli finance tech company launches ‘August Challenge’ with AI money-saving tool

 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is seen speaking at a memorial ceremony for Ze'ev Jabotinsky on Mount Herzl, in Jerusalem, on July 18, 2023.

Netanyahu, release the funds for Israel's Arab community - editorial

 Likud party chairman MK Benjamin Netanyahu shake hands with United Torah Judaism MK Yitzchak Goldknopf a plenum session in the assembly hall of the parliament (Knesset) on November 21, 2022.

Gov't approves additional NIS 164 million for yeshiva, seminary students

 Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich, Defense Minister Yoav Gallant and IDF Chief of Staff Herzi Halevi signing a multi-year plan for the IDF.

IDF agrees on new service model for Israelis - what will change?

 Ultra-Orthodox UTJ MKs Meir Porush (L), Moshe Gafni and Ariel Atias (R) seen in the Knesset on February 18

UTJ threatens to boycott coalition votes over ministry budget demand

 ISRAELI TEACHERS from different groups of society take part in the Village Way annual conference last October

Pensioners and volunteers won’t save education - opinion