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ARTICLES BY: Lilach Baumer / CTech

April 22, 2019 1:02 pm

FDA Approves Israeli Company Teva’s Generic Nasal Spray for Opioid Overdose

CTech - On Friday, the US Food and Drug Administration announced the first-of-its-kind approval of a generic nasal spray for opioid overdose treatment, manufactured by...

April 17, 2019 10:33 am

Report: Israeli Tech Saw $1.55 Billion in Investments in the First Quarter of 2019

CTech - Israeli startups raised a total of $1.55 billion in the first quarter of 2019 across 128 deals, according to a new report published Tuesday...

April 11, 2019 9:49 am

Beresheet to Land on Moon Tonight

CTech - Israeli spacecraft Beresheet is gearing up for the end of its voyage. After traveling 6.5 million kilometers in space and orbiting both the...

April 4, 2019 11:09 am

Israeli Spacecraft Beresheet to Perform Lunar Capture Thursday

CTech - Israeli spacecraft Beresheet is gearing up to enter the moon’s orbit by performing lunar capture on Thursday, 5:15 pm Israel time. Unlike previous...

April 1, 2019 10:38 am

Israeli Spacecraft Beresheet Passes Earth One Last Time Before Lunar Capture

CTech - Israeli spacecraft Beresheet has passed close to earth — only 1,700 kilometers away — for the last time on Sunday, SpaceIL, the Israeli...

March 31, 2019 12:06 pm

Israel Wants to Bring Tech Companies to Its Northern Region

CTech - Israel’s government investment arm the Israel Innovation Authority (IIA) wants to encourage tech companies to leave Tel Aviv and its surrounding central towns...

March 28, 2019 12:42 pm

Israeli Medical Technology Company Listed on Nasdaq After Merger

CTech - Jerusalem-based immunotherapy company Enlivex Therapeutics has raised $5.36 million in a private offering, pricing 437,733 shares at $12.25 per share, the company announced Tuesday. The...

March 27, 2019 11:45 am

High Government Debt Countered by Strong Finances Leads Fitch to Affirm Israel’s A+ Rating

CTech - On Monday, Fitch Ratings has affirmed Israel's long-term foreign-currency issuer default rating of A+, with a stable outlook and an AA country ceiling. On the...

March 20, 2019 11:47 am

Chips, Electronics Components Exports From Israel to China Nearly Doubled in 2018

CTech - In 2018, export of electronic components from Israel to China increased by 80 percent, according to new data published earlier this month by...

March 19, 2019 12:04 pm

Arizona’s Grayhawk Capital Looking to Invest in Israeli Companies With Launch of $75 Million Early Growth Fund

CTech - Arizona-based venture capital firm Grayhawk Capital, which manages over $500 million in assets, is increasing its focus on Israeli technology with the appointment...

March 5, 2019 10:24 am

37,600 Kilometers from Earth, Israeli Spacecraft Beresheet Takes a Selfie

CTech - Israeli spacecraft Beresheet just posted a selfie, 37,600 kilometers away from earth. The 600 kilogram vehicle hitched a ride on the back of...

March 1, 2019 1:02 pm

Global Shipping Giant’s Investment Arm Sets Sights on Israel’s Tech Ecosystem

CTech – Danish shipping conglomerate A.P. Moller--Maersk Group is turning its eyes to Israel and its tech scene, according to Sune Stilling, head of Maersk’s...

February 26, 2019 1:18 pm

Walmart Acquires Product Review Insight Company Aspectiva

CTech - American retailer Walmart has acquired Tel Aviv-based product review insight company Aspectiva, Walmart announced Monday. Aspectiva has joined Walmart's incubation arm N° 8 following the...

February 25, 2019 2:29 pm

Israel’s Beresheet Spacecraft Advances on Its Lunar Journey

CTech - SpaceIL and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) successfully completed Israeli spacecraft Beresheet’s first maneuver in orbit, taking into account the limitations previously identified with...


Jewish Celebrities Share Passover Photos on Social Media

A number of Jewish celebrities took to social media over the weekend to share pictures from their Passover Seders and...

Irish Pro-Israel Groups Condemn BDS Boycott of Eurovision Song Contest - Several top Irish pro-Israel groups and leaders have signed an open letter...

Jewish Rapper Kosha Dillz to Host Passover Seders at Coachella

Jewish rapper Kosha Dillz will host a number of Passover Seders during the second weekend of the Coachella music festival in California...


Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...

Bubbe’s Passover, Circa 2019: Feeding the Soul While Staying Healthy - Sweet gefilte fish with a dollop of eye-watering horseradish. Fluffy matzah...


In New York Speech, Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif Backs IRGC, Accuses Trum...

Iran's foreign minister bluntly told an invited audience in New York City on Wednesday that the US must recognize the...


Spotify Now Available in Hebrew

CTech - Spotify Technology SA announced Wednesday it will launch a Hebrew-supported version across all devices in upcoming weeks. Spotify became available in Israel in March 2018. The premium service is...

Middle East

Morocco’s Jewish Community to Hold First Democratic Elections in Five Dec... - Morocco’s Jewish community will hold its first elections in half a century to select its communal representatives. King Mohammed VI...