Banks: Banking hours vary from bank to bank. It is advisable to call one of the banks that operate inside the Diamond Exchange complex and ask about a specific branch.
Country Code: 972;
Currency: New Israeli Shekels (Sheqalim) and Agorot (hundredths of a Shekel).
Electrical Current: 220v l 50 Cycles
Food: You'll find every imaginable type of cuisine in
Languages: Hebrew, Arabic, English. More information on languages in Israel.
Post Offices: Open Monday -Thursday; – 12 Fridays. Post Office website.
Public Transportation: Buses, trains, taxis are abundant and inexpensive. For more information.
Telephones: All public phones operate by phone cards. These can be purchased at hotels, post offices, and most kiosks.
TV: Most hotels have cable TV, with all major international channels (CNN, NBC, Sky, etc.).