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Canadian Military Buys Israeli Iron Dome Missile Defense Technology


The Canadian military signed a deal Wednesday to buy Israel’s Iron Dome missile defense technology, according to a statement from Canada’s Department of National Defense. The military will primarily use the system when deployed

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Prime Minister Harper announces expanded and modernized Free Trade Agreement with Israel


Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced that negotiations toward an expanded and modernized Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement (CIFTA) have concluded. The modernized CIFTA will notably provide expanded market access opportunities for agricultural, fish and

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Canada and Israel team up to explore frontiers of health research – seven-year, $35 million program

TORONTO, June 25, 2015 /CNW/ – The Honourable Joe Oliver, Minister of Finance, today announced, on behalf of the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health that Canada and Israel are teaming up on a bold new

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Q&A Michael Khoury: Israeli Arab promotes trade in Canada


Michael Khoury is Israel’s trade consul to Canada. He hails from the predominately Arab city of Shfar’am, in Israeli’s north, near Haifa. He is in the second year of a four-year posting in Toronto.

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From Oranges Nation to Startup Nation


  With the establishment of the State, the citrus industry was the main export industry, with Yafo (Jaffa) oranges brand becoming identified with the young country.   The changes in Israel’s export were, some might say, revolutionary.

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Premier Wynne to Lead Mission to Israel in 2016

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Trip Will Expand Connections and Create New Opportunities for Investment Premier Kathleen Wynne will lead a business delegation to Israel in spring 2016 to build on Ontario’s existing relationships, create new partnerships and promote

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Allana Shareholders Approve Acquisition by Israel Chemicals Ltd.

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TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 15, 2015) – Allana Potash Corp. (TSX:AAA)(OTCQX:ALLRF) (“Allana” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that at a special meeting (the “Meeting”) of the shareholders and optionholders (collectively, the “Securityholders”) of

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Canada expected to wrap up new free trade agreement with Israel by July: source, and lead trade mission

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Canadian trade officials will head to Israel this summer where they’re expected to wrap up a new free trade agreement between Israel and Canada, sources said Thursday. Negotiations on the pact have been underway since

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Israel ranks 21 in IMD’s 2015 World Competitiveness Ranking


IMD World Competitiveness Center published its annual IMD World Competitiveness yearbook which measures how well countries manage all their resources and competencies to facilitate long-term value creation. The overall ranking released last week reflects more

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Elbit Systems of Israel, Rheinmetall Canada partner in maritime defence


At CANSEC, Rheinmetall is once again displaying a broad spectrum of its defence technology systems and products, emphasising its wide-ranging expertise in the maritime domain, which visitors can see for themselves at Booth 1121. Rheinmetall’s

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