A: Official language in the old city is Arabic and Hebrew in the west part of Jerusalem. People understand and speak English as well.
A: The time zone in Jerusalem is GMT +2.
A: Emergency Telephone Numbers:
Fire Department: 102
A: The official currency in Jerusalem is the New Israeli Shekel (NIS). Paper currency comes in 20, 50, 100 and 200 NIS. Metal currency comes in 0.1, 0.5, 1, 2, 5 and 10 NIS. Currencies of foreign countries can be converted into Israeli Shekel at exchange offices and banks and post offices in accordance with the daily exchange rate. Currencies such as U.S. Dollar and Euro are accepted by large number of shops, hotels and restaurants.
A: If you are calling Jerusalem from abroad, don't forget that the dialing code is +972 (which replace the 0) Jerusalem has 02 as code, if you call from outside you should not dial the 0 (which means: +9722)