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Top Toyota Execs To Meet Director General of Israeli Ministry of Economy and Auto Supply Delegation

Toyota executives to meet director general of Israeli Ministry of Economy and delegation of Israeli auto supply companies; Additional meeings to be held with representatives of Honda, Suzuki, Daihatsu, Panasonic, Murata, Densi and others New Israeli

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Medica 2015- Innovative Israeli Companies At World’s Largest Medical Equipment Expo

More than 50 Israeli Companies Present Next Generation of Medical Devices. Among Israeli Innovations: Abdominal Belt for Pregnant Women Monitoring the Fetus’ Pulse and Warning of Irregularities, Waist Belt for Seniors Lowering Risk of Fractured

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Bell Media licenses Israeli format ‘The Gran Plan’


Canadian broadcaster Bell Media has picked up the Israeli comedy factual entertainment format The Gran Plan from Armoza Formats. The licensing deal will see Bell Media tap indie producer Zone3 to turn the Israeli series

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Israel introduces ‘innovation visas’ for startups to make foreign hires


For companies begging for easier transfer of talent across borders, Silicon Wadi will answer their call soon. Israel is introducing a new visa for foreign workers specifically geared toward hi-tech and the startup sector. A

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Bombardier Wins Contract to Provide 62 Locomotives to Israel. (Francais suit)


Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation has signed a contract to provide 62 TRAXX AC locomotives to Israel Railways (ISR). Based on the list price, the new order is valued at approximately 230 million euro (262

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Israel’s Delek buys $66 million stake in North Sea oil producer, Canada’s Ithaca


Delek Group Ltd., a partner in Israel’s two largest offshore natural gas fields, said a unit has acquired 20 percent of Canada’s Ithaca Energy Inc. for about $66 million as part of its strategy to

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Investor confidence in Israel highest outside Silicon Valley, poll shows


The anemic performance of the Israeli economy in the first half of 2015 has not deterred investors – just the opposite, it appears. A survey released by US management firm Deloitte and the

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Magna and Argus collaborate on cyber security solution


AURORA, ON and TEL-AVIV, Israel, Sept. 15, 2015 /CNW/ – Magna International Inc. and Argus Cyber Security Ltd. announced today that they are partnering to deliver a robust solution to the automotive industry that addresses

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Knight Therapeutics Inc., Montreal based, makes US$60 million investment in Israel’s Medison Biotech


MONTREAL, CANADA and PETAH TIKVA, ISRAEL, August 31, 2015 – Knight Therapeutics Inc. (TSX: GUD) (“Knight”), a leading Canadian specialty pharmaceutical company, and Medison Biotech (1995) Ltd. (“Medison”), Israel’s leading independent specialty pharmaceutical company, announced

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Israeli-developed weapon a less lethal alternative to police shootings

New Bullet

Police in more than 20 North American cities are testing the latest in less-lethal alternatives to bullets — “blunt impact projectiles” that cause suspects excruciating pain but stop short of killing them. Or at

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