Olmert called in on Bank of Israel wage dispute

The signing of a new wage agreement at the Bank of Israel has been delayed by troubles over the central bank's so-called "second generation workers".

The Prime Minister and Acting Finance Minister, Ehud Olmert, the Bank of Israel Governor Stanley Fischer and the Finance Ministry met on 4 June to discuss the ongoing wage dispute at the central bank, and agreed to appoint a team in an effort to put an end to the crisis this week.

The team will be headed by the Director General of the Prime Minis