Urban renewal, with the elderly in mind
The Reform Committee, headed by MK Rachel Azaria, approved a bill this week that will encourage developers, while maintaining tenants who refuse to vacate the land, and will obligate the developers to work transparently with all residents to offer those Learn more
Enlisting to improve the reservists' conditions
A new bill will significantly improve the conditions of reservists. The proposal, initiated by MK Roy Folkman, chairman of the “Kulanu” faction, sets a new model for distributing National Insurance benefits in order to bring about a dramatic improvement in Learn more
"There are stories in the media and there is reality"
During a visit to Be’er Sheva this week, Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon toured the construction site of the Sigalit neighborhood, which is currently being built in the city. Hundreds of new apartments are being built in the neighborhood as part Learn more
Kahlon: "We will invest billions to protect the north from earthquakes and missiles"
NIS 1 billion will be invested in fortifying northern Israel, as part of the plan to fortify the north led by Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon. In a meeting with local council heads, the minister informed them that following the series Learn more
The real estate market in Israel will open to foreign construction companies
The housing cabinet this week approved the proposal of the Finance Minister and Kulanu Party Chairman Moshe Kahlon to double the number of workers who could work in Israel as part of foreign construction companies. This means that 12,000 foreign Learn more
MK Roy Folkman’s law was approved by the Knesset Economic Affairs Committee this week for a first reading in the Knesset plenum. The law proposes that every renovation contractor be required to grant a one-year warranty for renovations of more Learn more
Fighting bureaucracy: the business licensing revolution
This week, the Knesset Interior Committee passed changes to the Business Licensing Order, which will allow businesses to significantly extend the length of validity of their business license, thereby avoiding unnecessary bureaucracy. As part of the amendment, a coffee shop Learn more
Strengthening industry in the south
The Ministry of Economy approved grants for the establishment, relocation and expansion of 10 factories in Dimona, Ofakim and Arad, covering an area of about 81 dunams. The new plants are expected to produce 252 new jobs. Minister of Economy Learn more
Two years of ‘Mechir LeMeshtaken’: Who are the winners and where are the next projects?
Minister Moshe Kahlon continues to plan the multiplication of the State of Israel and housing for young couples at a fair price through the ‘Mechir LeMeshtaken’ project. So far, some 50,000 young couples have been granted the right to an Learn more
The Finance Minister met with local leaders and mayors from the Gaza Envelope (Otef Aza)
The heads of the local authorities from the Gaza Envelope met this week with Minister Kahlon in his office in Tel Aviv. The meeting comes after three visits by the minister in the Gaza Envelope since the beginning of May. Learn more