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New Article in Houston Chronicle: “Israel looks to Texas as promised land for energy investment”

“Israel looks to Texas as promised land for energy investment” Mideast nation looks for expertise, investments from Lone Star State By Rhiannon Meyers for the Houston Chronicle. Article re-posted in full with author’s permission.

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Israeli Mergers and Acquisitions Continue on Pace for a Record Year

Israeli Mergers and Acquisitions Continue on Pace for a Record Year

As we move squarely into the second half of 2014, Israeli startups are experiencing what portends to be a record year. In fact, total transaction volume has already exceeded all that in 2013. In the

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Operation Protective Edge: Economic Effects

Operation Protective Edge: Economic Effects

Operation Protective Edge was launched by the Government of Israel on July 8, 2014. In this article we’ll elaborate the economic influence of the operation. First and foremost, it is important to emphasize that Israel’s

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Exploring Israeli Business Development Opportunities with the Port of Houston Authority

Exploring Israeli Business Development Opportunities with the Port of Houston Authority

Last week, the staff of the Economic Mission paid a visit to the Port of Houston Authority Executive Offices to discuss new and exciting ways for Israeli companies to become part of the port’s operations,

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Israel Leads the 2014 Global Cleantech Innovation Index

Israel leads the 2014 Global Cleantech Innovation Index, with Finland following closely behind and the United States rounding out the top three. The Global Cleantech Innovation Index 2014, which

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Has Israel finally “made it” to the class of first world economic nations?

Israel Has Been Accepted Into the Paris Club of Rich Creditor Nations  PARIS — Israel on Tuesday joined an influential group of rich world economic nations that help poor indebted economies, giving the country an

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Israeli Innovation Panel at Cyber Security for Oil and Gas Summit

Israeli Innovation Panel at Cyber Security for Oil and Gas Summit

As Israel is already a global leader in the Cyber Security industry, and an emerging powerhouse in the Eastern Mediterranean in the Oil & Gas sector, it is to the entire O&G industry’s benefit to learn

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Israeli Diamond Institute Collaborates with Texas Jewelers Association for Trade Show

Israeli Diamond Institute Collaborates with Texas Jewelers Association for Trade Show

This fall strategic cooperation between the Texas Jewelers Association (TJA) and the Israel Diamond Institute (IDI) will produce the first Texas-Israel Diamond Show in San Antonio from September 29 – 30, 2014.   This is the first

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Israeli Start-Up Invents Vibrating Capsule To Release Intestinal “Traffic Jams”

Uncomfortable cramping and bloating are just some of the symptoms that the millions suffering from constipation, the most common health disorder, experience. In fact over 42 million Americans, one-seventh of the population of the United

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Building a Mississippi-Israel Alliance

Building a Mississippi-Israel Alliance

Israel and Mississippi have always been kindred spirits. This week, Consul General Opher Aviran and Chay Yagel from the Israeli Consulate in Atlanta, Georgia, along with Economic Consul Michal Nidam from Israel’s Houston,Texas Economic Mission,

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