Israel Trade & Economic Office

U.S. Southern Region



MedAware Raises 8 Million

Israeli prescription error elimination co startup MedAware has raised $8 million in Series A financing round with investments from BD (Becton, Dickinson & Co.), Gefen Capital, OurCrowd and Yingcheng City Fubon Technology Co. In addition,
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Invitation for Pre-Qualification New Tender – Feasibility Study for an Offshore Facility for an Airport and Other Uses in Israel

category: Investment
  The Gov. Of Israel Economic Mission to the Us Southern Region withThe Tender Committee at the Ministry of Transport and Road Safety invites interested parties to participate in the pre- qualification stage of a
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BIRD puts out second Call for Proposals for NextGen First Responder Technologies

The U.S.-Israel Binational Industrial R&D (BIRD) Foundation has put out a Call for Proposals to promote and fund U.S.-Israel joint development in advanced technologies for First Responders. Projects can receive a conditional grant of up
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“How Israel is turning part of the Negev Desert into a cyber-city” – Washington Post Article

Original Article Posting: The Washington Post By: Ellen Nakashima and William Booth May 14 BEERSHEBA, Israel — Here in the middle of the Negev Desert, a cyber-city is rising to cement Israel’s place
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Israel’s Leviathan partners and BG close to $30b Egypt gas deal

category: Energy, Investment
The Leviathan partners, which include Houston’s Noble Energy, and British Gas (BG) are negotiating the final details of a contract for exporting Israeli natural gas to Egypt, and will sign it in the coming weeks,
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2015 JNF Austin Water Summit

On December 2nd, 2015 in Austin TX at the LBJ School for Public Affairs at the University of Texas, the Jewish National Fund and Israel NewTech hosted one of 12 Water Summits across the United States.
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U.S.-Israel Business Initiative Hosts Second Annual Meeting

December 4 – The U.S.-Israel Business Initiative hosted its Annual Meeting celebrating the 30th anniversary of the U.S.-Israel Free Trade Agreement and launched the U.S Chamber of Commerce and Manufacturers Association of Israel study: “Re-energizing
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Energy Department Announces Six Clean Energy Projects through Partnership with Israel

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and Israel’s Ministry of National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Resources (MIEW) today announced $5.1 million for six newly selected clean energy projects as part
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Israel’s Chief Scientist Making First Official Visit to Australia to Innovation Cooperation

category: Investment
Chief Scientist Avi Hasson to Visit Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne to Meet with Top Australian Officials and Companies Jerusalem. November 19th, 2015 – Israel’s Chief Scientist Avi Hasson will visit Australia for a week of
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Governor of Mississippi Brings Large Trade Delegation to Israel

    Mississippi has been a friend of Israel for many years Governor Phil Bryant from the state of Mississippi is traveling in Israel for a week with a delegation of state economic development
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