Manufacturers Association celebrates its centenary at farewell to Rivlin

 Manufacturers Association celebrates its centenary at farewell to Rivlin
A call to the incoming government, whoever may lead it, to take Israeli industry into consideration when formulating basic policy, was issued on Monday both by President Reuven Rivlin and Ron Tomer, the president of the Manufacturers Association of Israel, at a combined event celebrating the 100th anniversary of the MAI and the MAI’s farewell to Rivlin who will be completing his tenure on July 9.

Of the many farewell events for Rivlin in recent weeks, this was one of the more emotional, in that so many of the industrialists present had hosted Rivlin at their factory plants and traveled abroad with him as members of business delegations on his state visits and had formed close relationships with him.

Tomer attributed much of the business successes achieved on state visits to Rivlin, and former MAI President Shraga Brosh who had traveled extensively with Rivlin and been with him at his meeting with Indian Prime Minister…

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