The "Arad Towels" American-owned factory (Photo: Al Ittihad)

Arad hit hard by factories closure

More than 150 residents in the southern city of Arad will be joining the ranks of “Arad Towels” American-owned factory. The company has closed the manufacturing facilities at the site and moved to Jordan; and will only be maintaining a logistics and administrative center employing only a few dozen workers. It is an especially hard…

protest Israel's attack on Gaza, despite a police decision to revoke the demonstration's permit, Rabin Square, Tel Aviv, July 9, 2014 (Photo: Activestills)

Kav LaOved helped hundreds of workers during deadly Operation Protective Edge

Kav LaOved handled dozens of inquiries by workers in the south of Israel during the combat through email, the hotline, office hours, and social media. During deadly Operation Protective Edge, Kav LaOved, representing a number of organizations, continually updated information and questions and answers through the social media that Kav LaOved manages in various languages…