A taxpayer-funded “educational tour” very last 7 days for hundreds of workers at the Key Minister’s Workplace was light-weight on schooling and significant on entertainment, according to a report Sunday.
A copy of the itinerary published by the Ynet news web site showed most of the two-working day party was put in at the Dan Accadia Hotel in Herzliya, with the exception of breakfast the 1st morning and a take a look at to the Planetanya space museum.
Besides meals, the other functions mentioned on the schedule incorporated a efficiency at the lodge by local singer Rotem Cohen, a “dance occasion into the night” and “escape room” games.
The news internet site said the tour was counted as common perform times for staff members of the Prime Minister’s Business and that some workers have been reimbursed travel fees.
Finance Ministry resources quoted in the report stated the tour had no academic message and was seemingly scheduled to use unspent budgetary cash prior to the year’s end. They also said it was unclear why Yair Pines, the director-common of Key Minister Naftali Bennett’s business office, approved the vacation.
“All workforce of government ministries are entitled to participate in an educational tour when a year… as are staff of the Prime Minister’s Business,” Bennett’s business office said in reaction.
Along with the stop by to the place museum, the Key Minister’s Business stated the tour included functions on the legacy of Israel’s initial premier, David Ben-Gurion.
“The price range for the excursion was limited in progress and not totally used,” it extra.