Select Sector

Israel Trade & Economic Office

Israel Economic Mission to Canada

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

CME applauds completion of Canada-Israel negotiations on new, expanded trade deal


Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) applauds the announcement that negotiations on a new, expanded free trade agreement with Israel have completed. “Israel is a key partner for Canadian technology companies, so an updated agreement

Read more

The Office of the Chief Scientist Calls for Proposals For Establishing and Operating Technological Incubators in Israel

The Technological Incubators Program of the Office of the Chief Scientist at the Ministry of Economy issues competitive Processes for establishing and operating four Technological Incubators in Israel in accordance with General’s Directive 8.3 dated

Read more

Drug for rare muscular dystrophy fast-tracked – phase 2 trials in Israel and Canada


Treatments for extremely rare medical conditions are few and far between. The number of cases of “orphan diseases” doesn’t justify the amount of cash needed to get a pharmaceutical developed, tested and approved. This is

Read more

Bombardier wins Israel Railways locomotive tender


The Canadian company will supply 62 electric locomotives with an option for 32 more. Canadian company Bombardier has won the huge Israel railways tender. Worth NIS 13.7 billion, this is one of the tenders

Read more

SciVac Announces Listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange


VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – July 13, 2015) – SciVac Therapeutics Inc. (the “Company“, formerly Levon Resources Ltd.) (TSX:VAC)(OTCQX:SVACF) is pleased to announce that the Toronto Stock Exchange (the “TSX“) has issued a bulletin confirming the

Read more

Israel-Alberta Neuroscience Symposium fuels international collaboration


To foster collaboration between top neuroscience research institutions in Israel and Alberta, an international symposium was held last month to promote the exchange of knowledge and ideas. The Hotchkiss Brain Institute (HBI) and Campus

Read more