Middle East Business Report: Trouble brewing in Israel beer industry

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Israel's beer industry has been dominated, since independence, by two big commercial companies.

Over the past decade numerous micro-breweries have established themselves throughout the country.

But a new law announced this week will almost double the purchase tax on beer, threatening the smaller breweries.

Simon Atkinson reports.

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