Israel Trade & Economic Office

Israel Economic Mission to Canada


Technion System Interprets Twitter Sarcasm

Anybody who writes emails or is active in the social media knows it’s very difficult to express or comprehend feelings online. Misunderstandings can cause hard feelings or worse. Automatic identification of emotions in the text
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Air Transat celebrates its first direct flight from Montreal to Tel Aviv

category: Uncategorized
  Air Transat celebrated the start of its new direct Montreal-Tel Aviv flight [on June 18, 2017] during an event held at the official residence of Canada’s ambassador to Israel. Launching its inaugural flight on June
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Canadian and Israeli Flags

Toronto Stock Exchange Looks to Increase Israeli Company Listings

Canada’s leading equity markets have expanded into Israel in a bid to attract Israeli companies and strengthen relationships with the country’s business community. The Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV) announced on
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The 25 coolest tech companies in Israel

The 25 Coolest Tech Companies in Israel

Israel continues to produce an impressive number of highly successful tech companies for a country with a population of just 9 million people. The Middle Eastern country is sometimes referred to as “Startup Nation” thanks to the sheer
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Israel, Quebec set up $12 million bilateral R&D program

Program aims to boost joint industrial projects, foster long-term alliances between firms and entities Canada’s Province of Québec and the Israel Innovation Authority have launched a $12 million bilateral program, with both parties committing $3
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Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard began his trade mission to Israel with a visit to Yad Vashem, the Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem


Close to 90 representatives of Quebec’s business, as well as research and cultural, sectors, depart this week for a six-day trade mission to Israel and the West Bank, led by Premier Philippe Couillard, the first
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SkyX drones are half-helicopter, half-plane and built to fly long distances

A Markham, Ontario startup called SkyX Ltd. emerged from stealth today to share with TechCrunch details about its unique industrial drone designs. The company’s SkyOne drones take off and land like a helicopter, but fly more
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category: Investment
  The Montreal – based Stingray Digital Group has acquired Israel’s Yokee Music Ltd., a globally popular karaoke and instrumental music app provider, the companies announced on Tuesday. Yokee Music – headquartered in Yehud in central
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The Israeli contender in Toronto’s coffee wars smells sweet success

category: Food, Investment
When it comes to running a coffee shop, Anat Davidzon has done it all. As the co-founder of Aroma Canada, she’s been involved in every aspect of the business, helping open and operate numerous locations
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Ontario teams up with Israel to tackle cybersecurity in financial services

A new joint venture between Ontario and Israel to fund research and the commercialization of innovative technology will focus on cybersecurity in the financial services sector initially. The province and Israel have each committed to
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