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Posts Tagged: World Economic Forum

January 23, 2019 11:10 am

Pompeo: Peace Plan to Be Released After Israeli Elections - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Tuesday that the highly anticipated Trump administration’s peace plan for the Israelis and Palestinians—commonly referred to...

January 23, 2019 6:53 am

Israeli Finance Minister in Davos to Discuss Facilitating Amazon’s Entrance to Israeli Market

CTech - Israeli Minister of Finance Moshe Kahlon, who is in Davos, Switzerland Tuesday to participate in the annual World Economic Forum, is set to...

January 29, 2018 3:24 pm

Israel and Croatia Agree to Pursue $500 Million F-16 Fighter Jet Deal – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković have agreed to advance the sale of Israeli F-16 fighter jets to Croatia. “This...

January 26, 2018 10:57 am

Netanyahu Vows Israel Will Retain Jerusalem Holy Sites in Any Peace Deal - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed that Israel would retain Jerusalem’s holy sites in any peace deal during a public interview at the World Economic...

January 26, 2018 9:14 am

Trump in Davos: ‘America Is Open for Business’

US President Donald Trump took his "America First" message to the world's elite on Friday, telling a summit of business and political leaders that the...

January 25, 2018 3:06 pm

Jordan’s King Abdullah: No Resolution Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Without US Role - Jordan’s King Abdullah stated Thursday that there will be no peaceful resolution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict without the US playing a mediating role in the process. “We cannot...

January 23, 2018 10:14 am

Europe Readies Riposte to Trump’s ‘America First’ Push in Davos

European leaders will be out in force at the World Economic Forum in Davos this week to defend multilateralism before US President Donald Trump arrives...

January 19, 2018 10:53 am

Aside From Trump Limelight, Israeli-Palestinian Peace on Agenda at Davos Gathering

US President Donald Trump will hog the limelight at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos next week, but behind the scenes some of the...

January 17, 2018 10:08 am

As Trump Heads to Davos, Survey Points to Rising Risk of War

The risk of political and economic confrontations between major powers, including outright military conflicts, has risen sharply, according to a survey released by the World...

September 29, 2017 1:32 pm

World Economic Forum Lauds Israeli Competitiveness - Israel was ranked 16th on the World Economic Forum's Global Competitiveness Report, released Wednesday, which shows the Jewish state moving up eight positions from...

January 21, 2016 12:32 pm

Biden, Netanyahu Discuss Iran Deal on Sidelines of Davos World Economic Forum

US Vice President Joe Biden met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netnayhau on the sidelines of the 2016 Davos Economic Forum, Israel's Army Radio reported on Thursday. According to the Washington...

September 30, 2015 8:47 am

Tel Aviv Ranked Among World’s Top Financial Centers - The 2015 Global Financial Centers Index (GFCI), released Tuesday, ranked Tel Aviv 25th among the world’s top financial cities. Published twice a year, the GFCI...

May 23, 2015 4:00 pm

Abbas Reaffirms Commitment to Two-State Solution, Blames Israel for Blocking Peace

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday said Israel is blocking peace by continuing to expand settlements on occupied territory, but reaffirmed his support for a...

January 28, 2014 12:50 am

Davos and the Hatred of Evil

At Davos, where I attended and spoke last week, there was endless talk of a deal between Israel and the Palestinians. According to Martin Indyk,...


Controversial YouTube Star, PewDiePie, Rescinds $50,000 Pledge to ADL

Controversial video star, PewDiePie, has reversed himself and is withdrawing a pledge made...

A Rosh Hashanah Reunion — and Revelation

Below is an excerpt from "Don’t Wait Up" by Liz Astrof. Copyright © 2019 by Liz Astrof. Reprinted by permission...


Birthright’s Excel Program Gets High Marks All Around - “It’s so much more.” That’s the mantra of the 54 Jewish young adults from across North America who...

New ‘Brave’ Approach to Combating Antisemitism on College Campuses - A new project called “Brave” is bringing together veterans of the...


Osama bin Laden’s Son Hamza Killed in US Raid, Trump Says

Hamza bin Laden, a son of slain al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and himself a notable figure in the terrorist group, was killed in a US counterterrorism operation, President...


Trump Floats Possible Defense Treaty Days Ahead of Israeli Elections

President Donald Trump said on Saturday he had spoken with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu about a possible mutual defense treaty between the two nations, a move that could bolster...

Middle East

Houthi Drones Hit Saudi Oil Heartland, Sources Say Crude Flows Disrupted

Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi group on Saturday attacked two plants at the heart of Saudi Arabia's oil industry, including the world's biggest petroleum processing facility, in a strike that three sources...

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