Israel: Business and consumers more confident in January
February 9, 2015
The business confidence index elaborated by the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) improved from 0.6 points in December to 1.2 points in January. According to the CBS, January’s rise was due to an improvement in the majority of the sub-components that comprise the index.
The consumer confidence index rose from minus 28.2 in December to minus 22.7 in January, thus reaching the highest level in eight months.