As we break into summer, a lot is concentrating our minds at GBN.
Israel: Intel in Sabbath staff agreement
Following protests over working on the Sabbath, Intel has agreed to only employ 60 non-Jewish staff at its Jerusalem facility on Saturdays. Some 1000 people demonstrated outside the Jerusalem plant last week – an event which is part of a growing trend by ultra-Orthodox Jews against Saturday working and has also included attempts to prevent a Jerusalem car park from opening on the Jewish day of rest.
Source: bbc.co.uk/ 18.11.09