Israel Trade & Economic Office

Israel Economic Mission to Canada



Pre-Announcement: Canada-Israel Industrial R&D Program Call for Proposal

category: Investment, R&D
August 4, 2017 – OTTAWA, Canada and TEL AVIV, Israel – The Canada-Israel Industrial R&D Foundation (CIIRDF) will be launching a new round of Call for Proposals (CFP) for bilateral R&D projects soon. Leveraging support
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WATECH 2017 and TV Formats 2017

Conferences from the Water and Television Sectors in Tel Aviv this September

From September 12 to 14, Tel Aviv will be filled with professionals from both the Water and Television industries attending the following conferences in their respective fields: TV Formats Conference “Israeli television formats have
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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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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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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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