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UPDATE 2-Bank of Israel signals possible rate cut in 2020

07 Oct 2019

* Cenbank's staff see key rate at 0.1%-0.25% in 2020 (Adds Bank of Israel governor/analyst comments, shekel reaction)

Israel to increase gas exports to Egypt, companies say

02 Oct 2019

JERUSALEM Israel is significantly increasing the amount of natural gas it plans to export to Egypt under a landmark deal, Israeli energy companies said on Wednesday, sending their shares higher.

UPDATE 1-Israel to increase gas exports to Egypt, companies say

02 Oct 2019

JERUSALEM, Oct 2 Israel is significantly increasing the amount of natural gas it plans to export to Egypt under a landmark deal, Israeli energy companies said on Wednesday, sending their shares higher.

Scientists reconstruct skeleton of elusive, pre-historic human

19 Sep 2019

JERUSALEM Researchers in Israel say they have reconstructed the skeleton of a pre-historic human from a long-extinct and elusive species using DNA found in the pinky bone of a 13-year-old girl who died 70,000 years ago.

Next Israeli leader certain to face growing budget problems

18 Sep 2019

JERUSALEM Whoever emerges as Israel's prime minister after Tuesday's election will need to rein in a growing budget deficit quickly before it hits economic growth.

Israeli officials warn of growing budget deficit ahead of election

02 Sep 2019

TEL AVIV Israel's budget deficit, which has swelled to a worrying level in 2019, is on course to expand further as the country heads into its second election this year, two top economic officials said on Monday.

Netanyahu: Israel ready for any scenario after Hezbollah clash

01 Sep 2019

JERUSALEM/BEIRUT Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Israel was prepared for any scenario after a cross-border clash with Lebanon's Hezbollah, but neither side seemed eager for another conflict.

Netanyahu says Israel ready for any scenario after Hezbollah clash

01 Sep 2019

JERUSALEM/BEIRUT, Sept 1 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Israel was prepared for any scenario after a cross-border clash with Lebanon's Hezbollah but neither side seemed eager for another conflict.

Hezbollah says commanders ready, Israel orders more forces to border region

31 Aug 2019

BEIRUT/JERUSALEM Hezbollah said on Saturday its field commanders were ready to respond to an attack a week ago that the Lebanese group blamed on Israeli drones, after Israel's military ordered extra forces to deploy near the border.

Israel eases rules on cyber weapons exports despite criticism

23 Aug 2019

TEL AVIV Israel is easing export rules on offensive cyber weapons, despite accusations by human rights and privacy groups that its technologies are used by some governments to spy on political foes and crush dissent. | Video

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