Israel Trade & Economic Office

U.S. Southern Region



Israel to offer Startup Visa for Foreign Innovators

Ministry of Economy initiative will allow eligible entrepreneurs, tech workers to develop projects in Tel Aviv for up to five years. The Israeli Ministry of Economy (which our office is a part of) and the
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Israel Leads the Way in Water Technology

Life cannot be sustained without water, and in many parts of the world, this all important element is in very short supply. Israel, out of necessity, has developed a successful working plan for water conservation
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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 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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Holiday Lunch!

As a great year draws to a close, our staff enjoyed a delicious lunch of home cooked Israeli food and toasted the New Year with fine Israeli wine! We would like to thank everyone we
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Texas Goes to Israel in Big Way!

  Texas came to Israel in a big way with three different delegations attending WATEC, Israel’s bi-annual water technology and environmental control conference, including Governor Rick Perry. Mark Ellison, a water development consultant
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Israeli’s Know Milkshakes

category: Beverages, Food
Ice cream drink served at Israeli chain’s New York restaurant chosen by USA Today as one of America’s best shakes The milkshake of Max Brenner, a restaurant chain owned by Israel‘s Strauss company,
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ISRAWINEXPO 2012 is a Huge Success

category: Beverages, Food, General
Israeli Wines are enjoying unprecedented acceptance and success in the very competitive world wine market, and have recently garnered some of the most prestigious awards in the industry. Last October, an Israeli wine from the
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A New Chapter Begins with HEB as the Growth of a Successful Relationship Continues

Almost three years ago, a chance meeting took place at a State Dinner hosted by the Government of Scotland, where one of the Houston Economic Mission Trade Officers met the head of Global
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Wine Blog – Israeli Wine Initiative

By Jim Veal, Having begun promotion of the Israeli Wine Industry from virtual zero almost three years ago, the efforts continue to pay off with a significant increase in the market presence of the
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