Monday, September 23rd | 23 Elul 5779

Subscribe

Israel

The Most Urgent Tech-Related Tasks the New Israeli Parliament Must Tackle

CTech - Israel’s general election, which took place on Tuesday, marked the end of nearly an entire lost year. The Israeli parliament was effectively...

September 23, 2019 10:46 am

In Israel, Foodtech Investment Nearly Tripled Over Five Years

CTech - In Israel, investment in the foodtech industry has nearly tripled over five years, according to data released Monday by the Israel Innovation Authority (IIA), the government’s tech investment arm. In 2013, Israeli startups...

Israeli Political Parties Take Unexpected Positions in First Day of Post-Election Consultations With President Rivlin

A number of dramatic developments emerged on Sunday as Israeli political parties met with President Reuven Rivlin to make their recommendations as to who should be called on to form a new government in the...

IDF Releases Audio Recordings of Dramatic Rescue Operation in Gaza Last Year, Issues Commendations to Soldiers Involved

The Israeli military on Sunday released new audio recordings of a dramatic rescue operation in the Gaza Strip that took place last year, and issued commendations to several of the soldiers involved. The incident took place...

September 22, 2019 7:36 pm

Israel’s National Baseball Team Wins Big Victory Over South Africa to Qualify for 2020 Olympics

Israel’s national baseball team made history on Sunday when it qualified for the 2020 Olympics...

September 22, 2019 11:49 am

Saban to Return Controlling Stake in Israel’s Partner Communications

US-Israeli media magnate Haim Saban plans to give up his controlling stake in Israeli mobile...

September 20, 2019 1:02 pm

Israel’s Netanyahu Clings to Power as Coalition Talks Loom

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced Israeli media headlines on Friday suggesting power is slipping from his...

September 20, 2019 10:16 am

Lemonade, Hippo Insurance Among Forbes’ Most Promising AI Companies in America

CTech - Online insurance company Lemonade Inc. was ranked at fourth place on Forbes’ list of...

September 20, 2019 9:46 am

Israel Wins Game 1 of the Olympics Qualifier Against Spain

JNS.org - Joey Wagman pitched a complete game shut-out to help take down Spain in...

September 23, 2019 10:46 am

The Most Urgent Tech-Related Tasks the New Israeli Parliament Must Tackle

CTech - Israel’s general election, which took place on Tuesday, marked the end of nearly an entire lost year. The Israeli parliament was effectively paralyzed,...

September 23, 2019 10:29 am

In Israel, Foodtech Investment Nearly Tripled Over Five Years

CTech - In Israel, investment in the foodtech industry has nearly tripled over five years, according to data released Monday by the Israel Innovation Authority...

September 22, 2019 8:57 pm

Israeli Political Parties Take Unexpected Positions in First Day of Post-Election Consultations With President Rivlin

A number of dramatic developments emerged on Sunday as Israeli political parties met with President Reuven Rivlin to make their recommendations as to who should...

September 22, 2019 8:32 pm

IDF Releases Audio Recordings of Dramatic Rescue Operation in Gaza Last Year, Issues Commendations to Soldiers Involved

The Israeli military on Sunday released new audio recordings of a dramatic rescue operation in the Gaza Strip that took place last year, and issued...

September 22, 2019 7:36 pm

Israel’s National Baseball Team Wins Big Victory Over South Africa to Qualify for 2020 Olympics

Israel’s national baseball team made history on Sunday when it qualified for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. In the final game of the qualifying tournaments, Israel...

September 22, 2019 11:49 am

Saban to Return Controlling Stake in Israel’s Partner Communications

US-Israeli media magnate Haim Saban plans to give up his controlling stake in Israeli mobile phone operator Partner Communications, financial media reported on Sunday. A spokesman...

September 20, 2019 1:02 pm

Israel’s Netanyahu Clings to Power as Coalition Talks Loom

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced Israeli media headlines on Friday suggesting power is slipping from his grasp after an election in which he trails his main...

September 20, 2019 10:16 am

Lemonade, Hippo Insurance Among Forbes’ Most Promising AI Companies in America

CTech - Online insurance company Lemonade Inc. was ranked at fourth place on Forbes’ list of the 50 most influential artificial intelligence companies in America, published...

September 20, 2019 9:46 am

Israel Wins Game 1 of the Olympics Qualifier Against Spain

JNS.org - Joey Wagman pitched a complete game shut-out to help take down Spain in Team Israel’s first game of the World Baseball and Softball...

September 20, 2019 9:22 am

Israelis Travel to Egypt’s Sinai in Large Numbers in 2019

JNS.org - Sinai is again becoming a popular tourist destination for Israelis, with the Israel Airports Authority expecting some 150,000 tourists to visit the peninsula...

September 19, 2019 4:02 pm

Report: Behind Closed Doors, Lieberman Has Said He Will Recommend Gantz to Form Government

Yisrael Beiteinu party leader Avigdor Lieberman is reportedly already saying behind closed doors that he will recommend Blue and White head Benny Gantz to the...

September 19, 2019 3:24 pm

Ex-US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Claims Netanyahu Often Deceived, ‘Played’ Trump

Former US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told a panel at Harvard University this week that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu often misled President Donald...

September 19, 2019 1:43 pm

Israel’s SodaStream to Strike in Solidarity With Global Climate Strike

CTech - Israeli-founded PepsiCo-owned at-home water carbonation company SodaStream International announced it will go on strike on September 20 as part of the Global Climate...

September 19, 2019 11:12 am

China’s Jiangsu Province Sets Up Tel Aviv Innovation Center

CTech - China's Jiangsu Province has launched a Tel Aviv innovation center, the Israel-Jiangsu Center, on Wednesday, the center announced. The center is designed to...

Culture

Actress Alex Borstein Dedicates Emmy Win to Her Holocaust Survivor Grandmother

Jewish actress Alex Borstein, who won the Emmy on Sunday for best supporting...

Famed Boxer Many Pacquiao Speaks Hebrew, Talks Judaism in Meeting With Jewish Travel Vlogger

A Jewish travel vlogger met with legendary professional Filipino boxer Manny...

‘Miracle Team Israel:’ On the Road to Competing in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

JNS.org - When the Miracle Mets won the World Series in 1969, baseball...

Features

Bringing Young, Diverse Jews Together — Over Kugel

Simone Weichselbaum and Yossi Rosenberg decided it was time to shake things up. The best friends wanted to hold events...

Top This? Presidential Candidates Get Covered in Yiddishkeit

JNS.org - Along with giving out kipot to put on one’s head, Marc Daniels, a published author and the director...

World

Republican Casino Magnate Adelson Cautioned Trump on Trade War With China: ...

A top Republican donor warned President Donald Trump in a phone call last month that his escalating trade war with...

Opinion

A BDS Defeat The New York Times Found Not Fit to Print

Some of the most telling stories are the ones The New York Times doesn’t print. In that category falls the recent decision of a section of the American Political Science Association...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia to Restore Full Oil Output by Next Week: Source

Saudi Arabia has restored more than 75 percent of crude output lost after attacks on its facilities and will return to full volumes by early next week, a source briefed...

Algemeiner.com

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.