09 august 2020

Bank of Israel chief: New elections will be ‘negative news’ for economy


Amir Yaron calls for swift passage of budget, says ‘reducing the political uncertainty’ will increase confidence in Israeli economy, ‘improve the ability to deal with the crisis’The Times of Israel is liveblogging Sunday’s events as they happen.7:41 pmDonors pledge ‘major resources’ to assist Lebanese after Beirut blastPARIS — Donor countries pledge to muster “major resources” to help Lebanon deal with the aftermath of the deadly Beirut port blast, saying assistance will be “directly delivered [...]