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October 18, 2019 10:18 am

Hospitality Chain Selina Announces First Location in Northern Israel

CTech - Hospitality company Selina Ltd. is set to open a location of its brand name deluxe hostels near the Sea of Galilee in northern...

October 17, 2019 11:16 am

Feeling Trashy: These 10 Israeli Startups Aim to Reduce Food Waste

CTech - Wednesday, October 16 is World Food Day, established by the United Nations in 1979 to promote awareness to issues relating to poverty and...

October 10, 2019 9:49 am

Lab Meat Startup Future Meat Raises $14 Million

CTech - Jerusalem-based lab-produced meat startup Future Meat Technologies has raised a $14 million series A funding round, the company announced Thursday, bringing its total...

October 7, 2019 11:36 am

Stockholm-Listed SKF Acquires Israeli Predictive Maintenance Startup Presenso

CTech - Stockholm-listed SKF Group has agreed to acquire Haifa-based predictive maintenance startup Presenso, the latter announced Monday. The financial details of the acquisition were...

September 27, 2019 10:55 am

Medical Device Company Body Vision Raises $20 Million

CTech - Medical device company Body Vision Medical Ltd. has completed a $20 million series C funding round, the company announced Wednesday. Body Vision intends...

September 11, 2019 10:47 am

Medical Device Company Baxter Acquires Tel Aviv-Headquartered Cheetah Medical for $190 Million

CTech - New York-listed medical device company Baxter International has entered an agreement to acquire Boston and Tel Aviv-headquartered Cheetah Medical for $190 million in...

September 10, 2019 10:42 am

Tel Aviv University Among 10 Best Undergraduate Programs for Entrepreneurs Globally

CTech - Tel Aviv University (TAU) is the eighth-best global undergraduate program in terms of producing venture capital-backed entrepreneurs, according to the Pitchbook University 2019...

September 8, 2019 11:41 am

Swiss Post, Israel Post Select Six Israeli Startups for Potential Partnerships

CTech - Executives from Swiss Post are set to arrive in Israel this week to hear pitches from six Israeli startups as part of a...

September 4, 2019 10:55 am

From Head of Microsoft Israel to Middle School Math Teacher in Five Years

CTech - Imagine a dream job as head of a large company. You're doing a fine job bringing home the bacon every month. You are...

September 1, 2019 9:36 am

Israeli Mentalist Lior Suchard Joins Personal Assistant Robot Developer Temi

CTech - Israeli entertainer and mentalist Lior Suchard has been appointed chief brand officer of New York-headquartered robot company Temi Global, the company announced Sunday....

August 30, 2019 10:54 am

Backstreet Boy AJ Is 6.8 Percent Ashkenazi Jewish, Says Israeli DNA Tester MyHeritage

CTech - There’s a new nice Jewish (backstreet) boy in town. Backstreet Boys singer AJ (Alexander James) McLean is 6.8 percent Ashkenazi Jewish, Israel-based genealogy company...

August 27, 2019 10:57 am

In Israel, Tech Companies Take a Greater Piece of the Workforce Pie

CTech - In Israel, tech workers accounted for 8.7 percent of the national workforce in 2018, up from 8.3 percent in 2017, according to a...

August 26, 2019 11:29 am

Israeli Drone Food Delivery Startup Flytrex Expands to North Carolina

CTech - Tel Aviv-based drone delivery startup Flytrex Aviation is expanding its operation into North Carolina. Flytrex received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)...

August 25, 2019 11:42 am

Forget Chores, There’s an Israeli Robot for That

CTech - You come home from a long day at the office only to find all the messes you left there in the morning still...


Severe Storm Flattens Sukkahs From New Jersey to Boston

A fierce wind and rainstorm wreaked havoc on sukkahs from New Jersey to Boston, leaving a path of destruction that...

Saluting One of the Last Living Heroes of Israel’s Fight for Independence - When Harold “Smoky” Simon grins at you, it’s hard to remember...

Sukkot: A Jewish Thanksgiving - Sukkot is akin to a Jewish Thanksgiving. On Thanksgiving in America, no matter their religion or background, families...


‘The Canary in the Coalmine of Global Hatred’: UN Special Rappo...

The UN’s Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief presented his findings on the rise of antisemitism to the...


Israel’s Upstream Wins Funding to Expand in Automotive Cybersecurity

Israel's Upstream Security has secured $30 million in funding from a wide range of global automakers and venture capital firms as it looks to tap into the increasingly competitive market...

Middle East

Pentagon Chief Visits Saudi Arabia as Tensions Simmer With Iran

US Defense Secretary Mark Esper arrived in Saudi Arabia on Monday, with tensions simmering between the United States and Iran, and Russia seeking to increase its regional influence. Esper is likely...

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