Yisrael Katz Photo: Shutterstock ASAP Creative Yisrael Katz approves light rail to Ariel

The Minister of Transport announced that the NIS 4 billion project will connect Ariel to Rosh HaAyin, and Petah Tikva.

Traffic jam Photo: Eyal Yitzhar OECD & IMF: Israel has West's worst traffic jams

IMF assistant director Craig Beaumont: Israel suffers the worst congestion in the OECD, and the situation will unfortunately only get worse. 

Jerusalem light rail Photo: Shutterstock ASAP Creative Public transport is Yisrael Katz's Achilles heel

The Transport Minister has built roads and interchanges, opened the skies to low-cost carriers but failed to promote public transport fit for a 21st century developed country.

Jerusalem entrance project Photo: Dagan Solutions The new siege of Jerusalem

Driving into the city is a bigger nightmare today than before NIS 2.5 billion was invested in the Tel Aviv - Jerusalem highway. It might improve in 2022.

Jerusalem railway bridge Photo: Amiram Barkat Experts: Operating Jerusalem rail link by Sep unrealistic

Sources inform "Globes" that the Tel Aviv – Jerusalem railway will not be ready until the end of the year or early 2019.

Roadbuilding Photo: Shutterstock Six bids to build Jerusalem southwestern entrance highway

Road 16 will be a five kilometer highway linking Motza with Jerusalem's southwestern neighborhoods.

Yisrael Katz  photo: Eyal Yitzhar Katz pledges Jerusalem rail link will operate by Sept

The transport minister told the Knesset State Control Committee that the high-speed Tel Aviv - Jerusalem railway would begin operating during the Sukkot holiday.

New cars Photo: Tamar Matsafi New car sales down 7.3%

65,303 new vehicles were delivered in January-February.

Jerusalem Int'l Congress Center Chronic jams to plague Jerusalem's western entrance

Expect disruptions until 2022 when a new underground highway from the Bridge of Chords to the bottom of Bezalel Street will open.

Sde Dov airport Photo: Shutterstock Ron Huldai: Don't close Sde Dov airport

In an article written for "Globes," Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai insists that an airport in the heart of the city is essential infrastructure.

Prof. Omer Moav Photo: Niv Kantor "Congestion charge only solution for Israel's jams"

Speaking at the "Globes" Business Conference, Prof. Omer Moav of the Herzliya Interdisciplinary Center urged israel to follow the lead set by London and Stockholm.

Ramon Airport Photo: Shinar Architects New Eilat airport to open April 2018

"Globes" visited the impressively designed airport, which can serve 4.25 million passengers a year.

El Al, photo: Sivan Farag El Al: Our strategy is clear

The airline responds to Avishai Ovadia's portrayal of it as a company adrift.

Begin Highway Jerusalem Jerusalem plans to cover Begin Highway

A high-tech park, thousands of homes and green areas will be developed adjacent to the Hebrew University, "Yediot Ahronot" reports.

Jerusalem - Tel Aviv railway Photo: Channel 2 Tel Aviv-Jerusalem railway opening set for long delay

Israel's State Comptroller says the high-speed link won't be ready on time next April.

Yehuda Bar-On Photo: Shlomi Yosef First third of Red Line completed

NTA CEO Yehuda Bar-On is confident that the Tel Aviv light rail Red Line will be operating by 2021, and three lines will be operating in 2024.

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