* Cenbank's staff see key rate at 0.1%-0.25% in 2020
(Adds Bank of Israel governor/analyst comments, shekel
JERUSALEM Israel's central bank is expected to leave short-term interest rates unchanged next week but analysts believe a rate reduction remains possible this year as long as inflation stays very low.
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.
JERUSALEM Israel's budget deficit is likely to drop below 3% of gross domestic product in 2020 after an increase this year, the director general of the Finance Ministry said.
JERUSALEM The Israeli-based NSO Group said on Tuesday it would abide by U.N. guidelines to prevent rights abuses, following accusations by cyber experts that its software was used in a number of government surveillance scandals.
JERUSALEM, Sept 10 The Israeli-based NSO Group,
whose software is alleged to have been used in a number of
government surveillance scandals, said on Tuesday it would abide
by U.N. guidelines to prevent rights abuses.
JERUSALEM, Sept 2 Bezeq Israel Telecom
said on Monday it was not yet able to assess the implications of
possible indictments of former senior officials on the company
and its financial results.
TEL AVIV, Sept 1 Bank of Israel Governor Amir
Yaron said on Sunday the central bank will use all its available
tools to prevent an economic slowdown and push inflation higher.
JERUSALEM, Aug 28 The Bank of Israel held its
benchmark interest rate at 0.25% on Wednesday for
the sixth straight meeting, citing a downward shift in
inflation, and removed the prospect of a rate increase for the
JERUSALEM Israel's central bank is expected to hold short-term interest rates steady this week, but analysts belief a rate cut is now possible by the end of the year - a reversal from last month when rate hikes were deemed likely in 2019.