Israel: Business and consumer confidence hit record highs
May 7, 2017
The consumer confidence index produced by the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) climbed from minus 16.2 points in February to minus 10.9 points in March, the best reading on record. Nonetheless, the index remains firmly entrenched in negative territory.
The business confidence index came in at 23.1 points in April, above the 20.1 points reached in March, hitting a record high.