The start of a new life in Israel, "a strong and independent country," is a rescue for olim from Ukraine.
Immigration to Tel Aviv has come to be characterized by youth: approximately 9,500 of the new immigrants are between the ages of 18 and 35, joining a third of Tel Aviv's population that is of the same age group.
Proper representation legislation in recent years has used affirmative action to boost public sectors whose presence in the civil service does not represent their share of the population.
166 Ethiopian Israelis have been recruited to the police force over the past two years, and today 613 police officers are Ethiopian.
A high-level government task force is aiming to bring more new immigrants into the high-tech work force, while training veteran Israelis to enter the field as well.
With thousands of newly minted Olim having just moved to Israel, Aaron gives some tips on how make it financially in Israel.
233 North American new Olim arrived home to Israel this morning.
Some of the funds are designated for encouraging entrepreneurship among new immigrants from France, Belgium, and Ukraine.
The 223 newcomers include Jews from 17 US states and two Canadian provinces, former servicemen from three different US Armed Forces units, families of all sizes, and young professionals.
Applicants must be Olim or have a confirmed Aliyah from NBN by Jan. 10, 2016.
Many of these new Israelis expressed amazement at how the day is celebrated in Israel in contrast with their native countries.
Channel 2 television reported that the IDF has warned soldiers, especially American "olim," to be careful not to fall into a trap and leak confidential information.
The new Bayit Yehudi forum hopes to better integrate English-speaking Olim into the party and the political process, and deal with issues important to Western Zionists.
Israel welcomed 24,801 new immigrants this past year. Another 6-8 million did not make it - yet.
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Israeli President Ruby Rivlin personally welcomed new Olim (immigrants) as they step off the plane today, August 12, 2014.
This flight was called...
There is nothing like a good round of anti-Semitism to sober up Jews to move to Israel.
Sexist and often violent, corrupt and even anti-Zionist Haredim in Beit Shemesh create a false image of the city.
Shemen LaMeor will create jobs and reinvigorate the region’s agriculture while preserving its unique character.
Orthodoxy have consistently been the largest group.
A get-tough IRS policy on Americans living abroad has encouraged some Americans living abroad, including “olim” in Israel, to revoke their American citizenship, the...
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