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Israel tech raised record $4.8b in 2016, up 11% from last year – report

category: Investment
Israeli high-tech companies raised an all-time annual high of $4.8 billion in 2016, 11 percent above the $4.3 billion raised in 2015, a new report by IVC Research Center and attorneys Zag-S&W shows. The average
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B.C. mission to Israel

category: Investment
In November, B.C. Minister of Finance and House Leader Michael de Jong led a provincial trade mission to Israel. The invitation to delegates was sent by the minister and Dr. Moira Stilwell, MLA for Vancouver-Langara.
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Inclusive innovation: learning from the start-up nation

Inclusivity is a central pillar of the federal government’s Innovation Agenda. By engaging the full spectrum of Canadian society in innovative projects, government can both leverage Canada’s diversity of talent and empower marginalized populations. It
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QUEBEC PREMIER TO VISIT ISRAEL NEXT YEAR

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Quebec’s Premier Philippe Couillard will lead an economic mission to Israel in the spring, becoming the first Quebec premier to head an official visit to the country. He made the announcement during the annual cocktail
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Richmond Hill twins with Israeli city of Netanya

The Town of Richmond Hill has a new twin. Mayor Dave Barrow, who is leading a trade mission to Israel this week, signed the twinning agreement with Miriam Fierberg-Ikar, mayor of the City of Netanya,
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3 Israeli companies that could revolutionize the car

category: Energy, Investment
The first phone calls to investors were met with laughter and derision. Gal Fridman and his team were pitching a new kind of internal combustion engine. The idea was simple: a single piston firing continuously
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TORONTO AND MONTREAL MAYORS HEAD 120-MEMBER MISSION TO ISRAEL

Get ready Israel – the Canadians are coming. The mayors of our two biggest cities and a delegation of about 120 will fly to Tel Aviv this this coming weekend for a week-long economic mission that
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ISRAEL BOOSTS VANCOUVER’S DRIVE TO BECOME HIGH-TECH HUB

One of their achievements will be British Columbia’s decision to send its first trade mission to Israel next month to scope for cyber-security and life sciences opportunities. Led by B.C. Finance Minister Mike De Jong,
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Canada and Israel can forge new partnerships in innovation

Article is written by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston. Israel, a place steeped in religious significance and history, is known worldwide for innovation excellence. I recognize in this country a kindred spirit –
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Execs from Facebook, Google, and Microsoft explain why they use Israel for their R&D

category: Finance, Investment
Born just 68 years ago, Israel has developed a reputation as one of the world’s most innovative tech hubs. Silicon Valley multinationals in particular have cottoned on, setting up offices in the region and acquiring
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