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Cash-strapped universities urgently need to streamline the transfer of inventions from lab bench to market, and Israeli TTOs have a remarkable track ... Yissum is Israel's biggest TTO in terms of patents (10,000-plus), licenses (900) and spinoff companies (125, including standouts such as Mobileye and ...
Israeli high-tech companies marked their fifth straight year of increasing fundraising to reach a record in 2017, but early-stage companies still developing a product missed out on the boom, the IVC Research Center said in a survey conducted with the law firm Zysman Aharoni Gayer & Company. Startups ...

Jerusalem, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) -- Israeli high-tech companies raised 5.24 billion U.S. dollars in 2017, a new record high and an increase of 9 percent compared with 4.83 billion dollars attracted in 2016, a report said Wednesday. The survey report jointly issued by IVC Research Center and Zysman Aharoni ...
The city has sent two delegations to Israel led by former Mayor Michael Nutter, and the commonwealth of Pennsylvania just signed a historic memorandum of understanding with Israel to support joint tech development by Pennsylvania and Israeli companies. Many Philadelphia institutions, such as Thomas ...
"We are checking, carrying out a review and assessment of those companies that operate in Israel via the internet," tax Authority Director General Moshe ... facebook Inc. already pays tax on its Israeli advertising sales, while Alphabet Inc.'s Google pays 20 percent corporation tax, most of it in the U.S., ...

That measure could raise the tax bill of the biggest Israeli tech and non-tech companies when they import services from their home offices in Israel. The reform will likely affect the scores of global companies with at least 50% of their shares held by Americans that have research and development centers in ...
Jerusalem, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- Israel is open to Chinese companies and expects more cooperation with Chinese firms in the field of transport infrastructure, said the Israeli Minister of Transport Yisrael Katz on Tuesday. Israel has already signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with China and it is ...
Indian Oil Corporation has signed letters of intent (LoI) with Phinergy, an Israeli start-up, and YEDA, a technology spin-off from Israel's Weizmann Research Institute. A company statement said the agreement with Phinergy allows IndianOil to work on adoption of advanced energy systems for the domestic ...
Representatives of some of the largest tech and industrial companies operating in Israel, including Intel, Microsoft, Teva pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Check Point software technologies Ltd., Israel chemicals Ltd., and CyberArk Software Ltd., met last Tuesday for several hours with officials from the Israeli ...
investors, they would say, know how to differentiate between ephemeral Israeli companies and the serious ones. Israel, they would add reassuringly, is known as the Startup Nation, and everyone wants a slice of it. A week ago, however, a tweet appeared from Adam Feuerstein, a veteran biotech columnist ...
2018 got off to a good start, with all the economic indicators showing that the Israeli economy is in a good state. The Israel high-tech sector is also prosperous. The number of startups is increasing, the number multinationals in Israel increased by 10% in 2017, and acquisitions of Israeli companies reached ...
The Israel Growth Forum is a group aggregating over 150 Israeli tech companies that wish to continue their growth in Israel, without relocating or making an exit. Established in January 2015 in response to regulatory changes and chaired by Wix President and chief operating officer Nir Zohar, the forum ...
investors, they would say, know how to differentiate between ephemeral Israeli companies and the serious ones. Israel, they would add reassuringly, is known as the Startup Nation, and everyone wants a slice of it. A week ago, however, a tweet appeared from Adam Feuerstein, a veteran biotech columnist ...
New Delhi: India today assured Israeli firms to resolve their concerns and make things easier for them to do business here, a senior government official ... "I assure you to resolve all problems and make things easier and better for Israeli companies to do business in India," he said here at the India-Israel ...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today invited Israeli defence companies to India for co-production, as he held comprehensive talks on strategic issues with his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu, who called him a "revolutionary leader". The two countries also inked nine pacts to boost cooperation in key ...
Second only to the U.S., in terms of cybersecurity investment 2017 was another excellent year for Israeli cybersecurity startups, with dozens of companies being formed, breaking fundraising records and producing solid exits. The 2017 data also suggest that the Israeli cybersecurity industry is maturing, ...

IM's co-founder and chief technology officer, said Amazon's practices are "terrible" for the tech industry in Israel. Mr. Green said Amazon must have realized that it is more cost-effective to poach engineers from Israeli startups with offers of market-breaking salaries than acquiring whole companies. He said ...
Israel's target: the boycott, divestment, and sanctions movement, known as BDS, which calls for an international boycott of Israeli companies and academic and cultural institutions, including professors and artists. How to respond to BDS, which is widely reviled among Israeli Jews but attracts the support of ...
Other Israeli defense companies, such as Rafael Advanced Defense Systems and Elbit Systems, strive to surf the wave, changing with the world. But IAI has floundered in the face of mounting competition from U.S. companies as well as India's new "buy-at-home" policies. Its problems were aggravated by ...
Last year, writer Abigail Leichman wrote about what Israeli tech companies to keep an eye on throughout the year considering that Israel was becoming strong in many fields that included medical devices and mHealth, drones, augmented reality, autonomous vehicles and finance. Scores of innovative ...
For its entire 18-year history, Insightec Ltd., an Israel-based developer of MRI-guided ultrasound devices, has never turned a profit. But time after time, the company has managed to attract the interest of global investors and multinational companies. The latest investment round includes a commitment of up ...
According to Mr. Shachar, Qumra was the first firm in Israel to focus solely on late-stage companies. Back in 2014, Israeli investment funds leaned heavily towards early-stage companies. Since then, multiple new investment vehicles focused on late-stage investments in Israel-based companies came on the ...
Today, the group supports a boycott of Israeli settlements in East Jerusalem, the West Bank and Golan Heights, territories that Israel captured from Jordan and Syria in the 1967 Six-Day war. It also supports targeting companies that play a role in the military occupation of Palestinians living in the West Bank ...
In May, shortly before Trump's visit to Israel, the first diplomatic trip of his presidency, Kushner companies received a $30 million investment from the Israeli insurer Menora Mivtachim, one of the country's largest financial institutions, The New York Times reported Monday, citing a Menora executive.
Israel boasts about 1,350 active companies in the life-sciences fields of medical devices, biopharma, therapeutics, diagnostics and digital health. What's the prognosis for this major Israeli sector in the 2018? According to the 2017 year-end report from Israel Advanced technology Industries (IATI), ...
Israel's markets regulator will propose a ban on companies based on bitcoin and other digital currencies from trading on the Tel Aviv stock exchange. Shmuel Hauser, the chairman of the Israel Securities Authority, told the Calcalist business conference he will bring the proposal to the ISA board next week.
Although cryptocurrencies became a lot more popular last year, they also pose a big problem for regulators. Most recently, the Israel Securities Authority proposed a ban on trading shares of cryptocurrency-related companies. This is a rather interesting development, especially when considering that no ...
center for aging + brain innovation January 9, 2018 | Two Israeli companies have been selected for the Ontario-based The Canada-Israel Collaboration Program, a joint partnership program by the Center for Aging and Brain Health Innovation (CABHI) and the Israel Innovation Authority (IIA), according to a ...
Fahn Kanne Control Management Grant Thornton Israel, a subsidiary of Fahn Kanne & Co., CPA (Isr.), has been significantly expanding its services of internal auditing to US companies raising capital in Israel, with an emphasis on companies issuing bonds on the Tel Aviv stock exchange. Fahn Kanne ...
Following a request for clarification from the Israeli securities authority, the company submitted a second announcement around 3 p.m., explaining it had ... Apollo Power is one of four Tel Aviv-listed companies who've reported plans to start operating in businesses related to cryptocurrency or blockchain ...
It would lead missions to Israel to bolster strategic connections between business leaders, and function as Michigan's "face" there. A dozen Israeli companies already operate inside Michigan, according to data compiled by the MEDC. They range from auto parts and semiconductor parts manufacturing to ...
CyberArk remains an Israeli business; it went public on the Nasdaq as an Israeli corporation, and like other Israeli-founded cybersecurity companies, most of its R&D remains in Israel, but Boston is its North American headquarters. Mokady insists though that he wants his employees to feel as if they're ...
Clashes erupted for the third day running Saturday between Palestinian protesters and Israeli soldiers following Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Trump delivered a landmark speech in Washington Wednesday, recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. As expected, Prime Minister ...
You see, there is a pending bill in the state Legislature that would penalize companies that boycott Israel. If traveling legislators find Israel deserving of Massachusetts support, the chances of passing the bill will be increased. The GDT informed us: "As of two years ago Israeli companies made $9.3 billion ...
Venezuela and Brazil cut diplomatic ties with Israel. Companies that have pulled out of the settlements and the Israeli market include SodaStream, the French telecom Orange and the French multinational corporation Veolia. G4S -- the London-based security company that assists with Israeli checkpoints, ...
President Donald Trump and White House senior adviser Jared Kushner meet with Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, at the King David Hotel ... As Jared Kushner leads the U.S. government's effort to develop an Israeli-Palestinian peace plan, the Kushner companies Charitable Foundation is ...
The Greek Orthodox Church calls itself the second-largest landowner in Israel, after the Israeli government. It says it owns some 30 percent ... When the long-term lease on the land expires in a few decades, these companies will decide the fate of the apartments on those lands. Leaseholders in the area say ...
The corporate tax rate in Israel is to be reduced this month from 24 to 23 percent. But a lower, more attractive, rate in the United States could lead Israeli companies to consider moving there. "We will receive all the details from our companies abroad about the tax reform and we must address it," Kahlon told ...
Venezuela and Brazil cut diplomatic ties with Israel. Companies that have pulled out of the settlements and the Israeli market include SodaStream, the French telecom Orange and the French multinational corporation Veolia. G4S -- the London-based security company that assists with Israeli checkpoints, ...
Israeli media reported that a full acquisition is on the cards, however our sources said that this is incorrect since Alibaba is only acquiring select tech assets. ... its technology, which was available in free and paid-for packages, had been used by more than 500,000 companies across 200-plus countries.
In the wake of a series of sexual misconduct and harassment allegations that have shaken the theatre community, two theatre companies have dropped productions of Israel Horovitz plays from their current and upcoming seasons. The playwright recently resigned from his position at Gloucester Stage ...
The Alt-BDS boycotts anything Israeli. It does not matter whether the companies are involved in the theft and exploitation of land in the West Bank and East Jerusalem. It is about building opposition to Israel. The goal of the Alt-BDS is to return the land to the 1920s, before Jews were encouraged by Western ...
... with the topic of "innovation for better life," together with Israel-based big companies such as Teva pharmaceutical, Bank Leumi, Strauss Water, and a batch of Israeli hi-tech start-up companies as well. corporations can play an even larger role in making a positive social impact especially at a critical time, ...
... agreed to buy Israel-based personalized QR code startup Visualead Ltd., according to a person familiar with the deal who spoke on conditions of anonymity Wednesday. The deal is worth tens of millions of dollars, that person said. A second person familiar with the contacts confirmed the companies were ...
Actually, Weitzman wasn't so much criticizing the lack of activity in downtown St. Louis after business people go home. He was talking about the energy in offices. He agrees with the book author who described Israel as "Start-up Nation" and says that people involved with the young companies there work ...
pharmaceutical company Mitsubishi Tanabe PhaRMA corporation is a member of the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. In July, the company bought Israeli pharmaceutical company NeuroDerm Ltd. for $1.1 billion, in what is currently the largest ever acquisition of an Israel-based company by a Japanese ...
While Israel is usually quick to brush off U.N. criticism, officials say they are taking the so-called "blacklist" seriously, fearing its publication could have devastating consequences by driving companies away, deterring others from coming and prompting investors to dump shares of Israeli firms. Dozens of ...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) sits next to Israeli finance ... The takeover of the corporation of the State of Israel is being ...
In contrast, the number of first-time fundings for Israeli companies has fallen dramatically in the past two years. Israel's venture scene has ...


 

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