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Economy and Society: February 1, 2013

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Cleaning workers at the Tel-Aviv Courthouse went on strike after not receiving their wages from the contract company which employs them, the Ovadia Brothers Company. In addition, provisions were not made for their pension funds, and their membership dues for the Histadrut – the national labour union – were not paid.

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

Military and Security Forces: December 30, 2012

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The Ministry of Defence uses Ariel University as an employment agency, with the university recruiting contract workers as instructors in MoD museums. (Haaretz)

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

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December 30th, 2012 at 1:26 pm

Economy and Society: December 19, 2011

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Sources within the Israeli Employment Service claim that a government decision to create 20 employment bureaus in Arab communities through contractors is not feasible, is discriminatory and might even be illegal.

(Hebrew)

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December 19th, 2011 at 9:09 pm