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Egyptian Entrepreneur Laments Lack of Open Business With Israel

An Egyptian entrepreneur said he resents his country's hostility to Israel which prevents him from openly conducting any business with the Jewish state, Egyptian...

April 3, 2014 6:47 am

Australian Company Delays Signing Landmark Israeli Gas Field Agreement

Reuters - Australia's Woodside Petroleum Ltd has delayed signing a landmark agreement to take up to a $2.7 billion stake in Israel's Leviathan gas field, but said on Friday it was in talks to overcome...

Israel Aerospace Industries Order Book at $10 Billion

Israel's primary aerospace and aviation manufacturer, Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd., on Thursday said its order book stood at $10 billion, a record, with $3 billion expected to be completed in 2014, and 85% of the new...

10 Groups Bid to Export Israel’s Leviathan Gas to Turkey; Deal Worth $22-$31 Billion

At least 10 bids have been received in a tender by the partners in Israel's Leviathan offshore natural gas field to export the fuel to Turkey via a pipeline they will construct, Israel's Globes business...

March 24, 2014 12:14 pm

Blackstone Eyeing Deals in Israel; May Consider Opening Local Office

The Blackstone Group LP private equity investor is studying several large deals in Israel and...

March 21, 2014 11:29 am

Israel Economy Minister Bennett Mocks Boycotts Yet Again

Israeli Economy Minister Naftali Bennett on Friday mocked pressure within Israel to appease those who...

March 20, 2014 8:53 pm

Israeli Venture Capitalist: ‘Under the Hood,’ Many Major Tech Advances Started Life in Israel

Israeli venture capitalist Jon Medved told Charlie Rose in a recent interview that behind the progress of many...

March 20, 2014 2:14 pm

Palestinian Authority Seeks to Develop Judea and Samaria Oil Field

The Palestinian Authority announced its intention to explore for oil in a 400 square kilometer area...

March 20, 2014 2:02 pm

Israeli Elbit Systems Wins $290 Million Asian Tank Contract

Israeli defense contractor Elbit Systems won a $290 million three-year contract with an unnamed Asian country...

April 3, 2014 6:47 am

Egyptian Entrepreneur Laments Lack of Open Business With Israel

An Egyptian entrepreneur said he resents his country's hostility to Israel which prevents him from openly conducting any business with the Jewish state, Egyptian daily...

March 28, 2014 9:23 am

Australian Company Delays Signing Landmark Israeli Gas Field Agreement

Reuters - Australia's Woodside Petroleum Ltd has delayed signing a landmark agreement to take up to a $2.7 billion stake in Israel's Leviathan gas field,...

March 27, 2014 4:02 pm

Israel Aerospace Industries Order Book at $10 Billion

Israel's primary aerospace and aviation manufacturer, Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd., on Thursday said its order book stood at $10 billion, a record, with $3 billion expected...

March 24, 2014 12:55 pm

10 Groups Bid to Export Israel’s Leviathan Gas to Turkey; Deal Worth $22-$31 Billion

At least 10 bids have been received in a tender by the partners in Israel's Leviathan offshore natural gas field to export the fuel to...

March 24, 2014 12:14 pm

Blackstone Eyeing Deals in Israel; May Consider Opening Local Office

The Blackstone Group LP private equity investor is studying several large deals in Israel and may consider opening an office in the Jewish state, Financial...

March 21, 2014 11:29 am

Israel Economy Minister Bennett Mocks Boycotts Yet Again

Israeli Economy Minister Naftali Bennett on Friday mocked pressure within Israel to appease those who threaten economic boycott of the Jewish state by pointing to...

March 20, 2014 8:53 pm

Israeli Venture Capitalist: ‘Under the Hood,’ Many Major Tech Advances Started Life in Israel

Israeli venture capitalist Jon Medved told Charlie Rose in a recent interview that behind the progress of many of the world's tech giants, such as Google and Microsoft,...

March 20, 2014 2:14 pm

Palestinian Authority Seeks to Develop Judea and Samaria Oil Field

The Palestinian Authority announced its intention to explore for oil in a 400 square kilometer area that could hold between 30 million and 186 million barrels,...

March 20, 2014 2:02 pm

Israeli Elbit Systems Wins $290 Million Asian Tank Contract

Israeli defense contractor Elbit Systems won a $290 million three-year contract with an unnamed Asian country to upgrade its army's tanks, Israel's Globes business daily reported...

March 19, 2014 5:52 am

Novartis Reportedly in Talks to Acquire Israeli Stem Cell Developer for up to $600 Million

Israel stem cell treatment developer Gamida-Cell Ltd. is in talks to be acquired by Novartis, the pharmaceutical giant, for up to $600 million, according to...

March 17, 2014 7:58 pm

Israel and Ghana Explore Agricultural and Hi-Tech Partnership

JNS.org - Israeli officials and agricultural companies attended an Israeli-Ghanaian agricultural conference in Accra aimed at exploring trade and investment opportunity in the agricultural...

March 14, 2014 11:34 am

Israeli Investment in UK Welcomed by British PM, Will Create Hundreds of Jobs

Announcements for some £70 million ($116 million) of inward investment by Israel in the UK were welcomed by British Prime Minister David Cameron, who spoke at...

March 13, 2014 5:26 pm

Israeli Pharmaceutical Giant Teva Partners With UK on Dementia Research

JNS.org - Israeli pharmaceutical giant Teva has announced a joint $21 million deal with the United Kingdom to fund research on dementia. The announcement of...

March 12, 2014 10:38 am

UK PM Cameron to Announce $100 Million in UK-Israel Deals

A top-level trade delegation accompanying British Prime Minister David Cameron to Jerusalem is expected to announce some $100 million (£60 million) of business deals between...

Culture

Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Actor David Schwimmer Bond Over Having Critical Jewish Mothers

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and actor David Schwimmer bonded on Friday over their shared...

Paul McCartney Wins Israel’s Prestigious Wolf Prize

JNS.org - Famed singer-songwriter and former Beatles bass guitarist Paul McCartney was announced as one of this year’s nine recipients of...

Features

Ebay: Israelis Are World’s Second-Largest Online Shoppers

JNS.org - Israel was the world’s second-largest online commerce consumer per capita in 2017 -- second only to China -- according to e-commerce giant eBay. Israelis bought products...

Couples Who Save Lives Together Form Lasting Bonds

JNS.org - While matchmaking is not something often considered a priority in the world of emergency medical services, a good number...

Federal Judge Strikes CAIR-Hamas Reference From San Diego Lawsuit

On Monday, a Federal judge partially granted a motion by San Diego's Unified School District (SDUSD) to strike references to the Council on American Islamic Relations'...

World

Polish Jews Reel From Wave of Antisemitism Following Furor Over Country’s...

Poland’s Jews are reeling from a wave of antisemitism as a furious controversy intensifies over Poland’s role in the murder...

Israel

Israeli General Dismisses Iran’s Claim Jewish State’s Invincibility Is ...

A retired IDF general dismissed Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif’s claim on Sunday that the downing of an Israeli...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Welcomes Push for UN Action Against Iran on Missiles

Saudi Arabia on Sunday welcomed a draft United Nations resolution offered by Britain, the United States and France that would condemn Iran for failing to stop its ballistic missiles from...

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