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Israel, on the other hand, is leading the way in high-level studying of cannabis and its medical effects. This has led to a large amount of foreign investment into Israeli cannabis companies and research labs, and it's also led to Israeli cannabis companies and labs bringing their talent, knowledge, and data ...
Israel-based holding company IDB Development Corporation Ltd.'s bid for the controlling stake in Space Communication Ltd. is nearing closure after IDB, through its subsidiary Discount Investment Corporation, agreed to triple its initial offer, according to one person familiar with the deal who spoke ... Satellite
The listed companies are reporting huge potential for revenue and profits, based on the following fundamental assumption: that cannabis exports from Israel will be approved soon - an important if right now - which will leave the Israeli companies alone in the global market for some time. The investors' ...
In related news last month, London-based global venture capital firm Eight Roads Ventures announced its third fund for scale-ups in Europe and Israel. ERVE III will provide an average investment of $10 million to $30 million to 15 to 20 fast-growing technology companies across enterprise, ...

As Israel's tech scene matures from a focus on cybersecurity and the military to larger consumer and business software companies, more "Israeli tech" is actually ... The companies that are finding the most traction in New York are those that need a major base of large corporations to work with and sell to.
Palestinians react from tear gas fired by Israeli troops during clashes at a protest at the Israel-Gaza border demanding their right to return to their ... including an unusual threat by the Israeli Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories warning the owners of 20 Gaza bus companies that "you ...
Months of regulatory hostility have made it impossible for cryptocurrency companies to open accounts with Israeli banks or join the Tel Aviv Stock Market indexes. But now practitioners hope that an interim report on initial coin offerings by the Israel Securities Authority and the final version of an Israel ...
In February, Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu halted plans for Israel to be the fourth country in the world to export medical cannabis. Now, Israel's marijuana companies are threatening to flee and share their expertise with international partners if the restriction on export continues. Netanyahu ...
"We use some British companies, we use some Israeli companies," Nix was quoted as saying by British media. "From Israel. Very effective in intelligence gathering." The New York Times and The Observer of London reported over the weekend that Cambridge Analytica exploited information from over 50 ...
However, a clause in the agreement removes Israel's option to convert 25 percent of the aid to domestic procurement from Israeli defense companies. Therefore, though aid will increase by $500 million a year, every dollar must be spent on weapons, systems and defense equipment from U.S. companies.
Reports in Israel of Amazon's plans here are pushing down the value of Israeli shopping mall companies. Beyond the effect on the Israeli labor market (some are accusing Amazon of raising the price of workers in the high-tech industry), Amazon's entry into the Israeli market can have important effects on ...
However, a clause in the agreement removes Israel's option to convert 25 percent of the aid to domestic procurement from Israeli defense companies. Therefore, though aid will increase by $500 million a year, every dollar must be spent on weapons, systems and defense equipment from U.S. companies.
(JTA) — Cambridge Analytica claimed to an undercover reporter posing as a potential client to have used Israeli companies and former Israeli spies in its intelligence gathering. The British data-mining company used information inappropriately collected from the accounts of over 50 million Facebook users ...
Omari noted that the company is suing Israel for 500 million shekels ($145 million) in lost revenues due to encroachment on the company's concession. “They have connected the light rail line with the Israeli Electricity Corporation, even though the rail line runs through our areas of concession. There are ...
While Bank Hapoalim has embraced Blockchain technology, the Israeli Supreme Court decided that Bank Leumi was prohibited from limiting the bank accounts of companies associated with the crypto/Blockchain industry. The Supreme Court in Israel has also rejected the appeal of a law banning binary ...

The bill is expected to encourage new companies to list on TASE and to enhance the attractiveness of the Israeli capital market as the “go-to” source for Israeli companies wanting to raise equity. We will continue our considerable efforts to encourage more and more Israeli companies to be part of the local ...
"In partnering with Israel, an innovation leader, we are putting our best technology companies on the world stage." The NSW ... The notion that the Chinese government would spy on corporations and our agencies with electronic devices manufactured by Chinese companies is not only absurd but would be ...
The Israel Securities Authority (ISA) has announced that it will bar crypto-related companies from the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) indices. The move comes after the regulator proposed at the start of this year a change in the TASE rules regarding cryptocurrency companies. As the ISA puts it, its decision ...
The 12th annual France-Israel Cybersecurity Forum in Paris brought together some 13 companies from Israel with more than 60 French groups looking ... Nadav Zafrir, co-founder and CEO of Israeli cybersecurity think tank Team8 and former head of IDF signals intelligence unit 8200, got right to the point, ...
In terms of technological innovation, Israel has been labeled by some as “The Startup Nation” with Israeli ventures raising over $5 billion in capital in 2017. This is ... These positive changes, however, go contrary to the recent decision by the Israeli regulators of not including companies involved in the crypto ...
“[Israel] has limited resources and is largely self-sufficient. Despite this, the country has a whopping 93 companies listed on the NASDAQ,” Yushuvaev said. Members of the many student organizations involved described their eagerness to showcase a side of Israel that is often overlooked at Cornell and on ...
"As a member of the Mennonite Church USA, and a person concerned with the human rights of all people - and specifically the ongoing violations of Palestinians' human rights in Israel and Palestine - I choose to boycott consumer goods made by Israeli and international companies that profit from the ...
According to the report, there are 68 companies in Israel active in the medical cannabis field, employing approximately 900 people. From 2013 to 2017, $76.4 million was invested into medical cannabis startups. Ten new companies sprout up every year. IVC categorized 46 of these companies as early ...
By engaging with businesses and professionals in the Southeast and in Israel, Conexx provides companies and businesses with a reliable guide and ... from Tel Aviv's DRIVE Fastlane program visited Atlanta for business meetings and introductions to our major corporations under the GMN banner. Coming ...
Israeli business leaders attended the Florida-Israel Business Accelerator (FIBA) Connection to Innovation event on Thursday after spending nearly a month in the region exploring new business opportunities. From Left: Roy Heller, Director of Sales for Internet security company Nucleon; Andrew Rella, ...
Donald Trump may be Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's favorite world leader these days, but the Trump tax reforms voted into law by Congress last December are causing Israeli officials a lot of anxiety. Israel's Finance Ministry and the Israel Tax Authority had been undertaking a host of measures ...
Israel is the startup hub, with thousands of startups even though it only has 9M people. Israel was once an economic crisis, however by introducing free markets many Israelis who were in the military used their knowledge to start a startup. Israel has the 3rd most companies listed on the Nasdaq, after the US ...
It is even more challenging to protect, process, and analyze the data that companies gather to optimize their operations. Therefore, Israeli technologies have been providing solutions to companies that seek innovative resources beyond their current capabilities. Why Israel? Israel is the world leader in R&D ...
As it turns out, Israel was casting a wide net in Europe too. A European source shared an unsolicited email they received from the Israeli embassy in Berlin in August of 2017. The email contains much of the same language used in the 2015 letter sent to American companies. “Does your company profile ...
The letter, which according to Motherboard was sent in 2015 on behalf of the Israeli Defense Ministry to five companies in the United States, seeks to purchase information and hacking tools to for the use of Israeli government organization. Such tools, dubbed “zero-days,” operate in a manner that enables ...
But it was Intel's leap into the Israeli market in 1974, when it set up its first of several R&D facilities, which propelled the Israeli tech industry forward. Since then, hundreds of other multinational corporations have followed Intel's lead and invested heavily in Israel's start-up engine, while billions of computer ...
To contain some of the damage, the regime is preparing a blacklist of individuals and companies that have sided against Israel in order to deny them tax breaks and participation in tenders, Israeli media reported Thursday. Israeli Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon is expected to approve the new regulations ...
Large insurance companies from around the world are increasingly popping up as visitors to the Israeli tech ecosystem. Aviva plc, a huge UK-based insurer recently brought a delegation of top executives to meet with local insurtech, fintech, and cybersecurity startups. AmTrust Financial Services, a Nasdaq ...
Elroy Knebel, CEO of the Poland-Israel Chamber of Commerce, was quoted by TVP as saying that Poland was a great place for Israeli firms. Knebel also owns legal firm Knebel & Co, which recently helped ten Israeli companies set up in Poland and apply for research and development grants, TVP reported ...
Vito Barbieri, R-Dalton Gardens, moves to introduce a bill Monday that would prohibit Idaho from dealing with companies boycotting Israel, but with the caveat that he may not support it at its full ... BOISE — Idaho may become the next state to prohibit doing business with companies boycotting Israel. The bill ...
Ambassador of Israel to the European Union (EU) and NATO Aharon Leshno-Yaar this week signed a logistics agreement with the NATO Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA). The agreement is a breakthrough for Israeli companies in the cyber, optics, defense, and software sectors; it enables Israeli ...
Florida's Department of Financial Services on Monday said it is increasing its investment in Israeli debt securities to “an unprecedented” $50 million for ... The announcement came one day after the Development Corporation for Israel/Israel Bonds launched its annual U.S. sales campaign with a dinner in ...
The Government Corporations Authority, headed by Yaakov Quint, has begun planning initial public offerings of minority stakes in five state-owned companies, TheMarker has learned. The sale of shares in Israel Aerospace Industries, the Mekorot national water company, Israel Post, Haifa Port and Ashdod ...
Israel, home to such global companies as cybersecurity firm Check Point Software and computing hardware business Mellanox Technologies, has its booming high-tech sector to thank. A surging economy makes investing in Israeli companies a smart bet. But despite Israeli companies' impressive pedigree, ...
The highest fundraise in January 2018 was $36 million for Israeli cybersecurity company AlgoSec from private equity fund Claridge Israel. AlgoSec has offices in Petah Tikva, New Jersey, Georgia, Singapore and London. Tel Aviv-based Nexar, which is building AI safe-driving tools that detect, record and ...
The United Nations (UN) human rights office has said it has identified 206 companies so far doing business linked to Israeli settlements in the West Bank, where it said violations against Palestinians are “pervasive and devastating”. Israel fears that companies listed on any UN “blacklist” could be targeted ...
It's a list of companies that do business with Israeli settlements in the West Bank. Much of the international community rejects settlements on Israeli occupied lands, so publishing a list of companies dealing with those settlements has become part of an intense debate. The U.S. and Israel want the United ...
GENEVA — The United Nations rattled Israel on Wednesday by disclosing that it was examining more than 200 companies doing business with Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank but deferred naming any of them until it had completed a review of their activities. The Office of the High ...
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., ...


 

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