Tag: 66 year of Israel’s independence

Israel celebrates 66 years with 8,180,000 Israelis

Israel will celebrate its 66th Independence Day with 8,180,000 citizens, according to an annual demographics report. The Central Bureau of Statistics reported that the Jewish population stood at 6,135,000 – or 75 percent of the population. The Arab population numbered at 1,694,000 (20.7 percent), while non-Arab Christians and other minorities […]

66 years later, Israel’s exports up 16,000%

In honor of Israel’s Independence Day, the Israel Export Institute issued a retrospective on the country’s accomplishments in exports since its founding 66 years ago. The institute reported that exports climbed several thousandfold during the period With a relatively minuscule domestic market and hostile neighbors, Israel was forced to develop […]