Economy


Average Israeli Salary Climbs to Near NIS 10,000

The average salary for Israeli workers in October was NIS 9,875, the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) said in its latest report. The report shows that salaries for Israeli workers…

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Asian Shares Shrug Off Energy Blues, Dollar Firms

Asian shares rose on Tuesday, taking heart from record closes on Wall Street and upbeat economic data that lifted U.S. Treasury yields and the dollar, even as weaker oil prices…

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U.S. Consumer Prices Accelerate in August

U.S. consumer prices accelerated in August amid a jump in the cost of gasoline and rents, signs of firming inflation that could allow further monetary policy tightening from the Federal…

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Consumer Confidence Improves Again in August

American consumers give today’s economy the highest grade in more than 16 years. The Conference Board said Tuesday that consumers’ assessment of current economic conditions hit the highest level this…

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