PM’s Office Response to Low Inflation
(Communicated by Prime Minister’s Media Advisor)
Jerusalem, January 16, 2000

The Prime Minister’s Office responded Friday, 14.1.2000, to the publication of the 1999 CoL Index (just 1.3%), stating that this is the result of responsible economic policies that place Israel among the first rank of the world’s advanced nations and will continue thi s year as well.

The annual index has revived trust in the Israeli economy, brought investment and renewed growth that will create hundreds of thousands of jobs and enable the government to invest in education, welfare, health and reducing social gaps.