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Medved: Expect more billion dollar Israeli unicorns (via Bloomberg @Business)


(Via Bloomberg Business) OurCrowd CEO sees more exits topping $1 billion in Israel High-tech companies raised record $4.43 billion in 2015 Jon Medved, CEO of Jerusalem-based crowdfunding platform OurCrowd that more

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NY Governor Cuomo Announces $5B Clean Energy Fund (via @NYGovCuomo)


(Via Governor.Gov.NY) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the New York State Public Service Commission’s approval of a 10-year, $5 billion Clean Energy Fund to accelerate the growth of New York’s clean energy

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Zuckerman Scholars program to support American and Israeli STEM education (via @TechnionUSA)


(via American business leader and philanthropist Mortimer Zuckerman announced today the launch of the Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program, a transformative initiative designed to support future generations of leaders in science, technology, engineering and

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What’s So Special about Israel’s Startup Scene? (by @MarcoGreenberg via Creator)


What’s So Special about Israel’s Startup Scene? Meet a Few of My Friends (Guestpost by Macro Greenberg, via Creator/WeWork) Israel is a small country that pumps out an unbelievable number of startups. This

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Israeli technology showcased at CES 2016 (wrap-up)


From January 6-9, the Israel Economic Missions in North America and the Israel Export Institute organized an Israeltech pavilion at CES in Las Vegas. Consumer Electronics Show is the largest show if its kind during

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NASDAQ and Tel Aviv team up to support Israeli growth firms (via @EconomicTimes)

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JERUSALEM (by Reuters) : Nasdaq and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) confirmed on Wednesday they would create a private market to support small growth companies in Israel. The proposed new platform is a market

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NanoIsrael 2016 – The international Nanotechnology Conference – the meeting point for innovation and business opportunities

Over 1,200 participants from around the world will arrive at Tel-Aviv to take part in the NanoIsrael 2016 – The 5th international Nanotechnology Conference & Exhibition. The participants will experience lectures by leading figures of

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Internationalization and the virtual phone number (guest post)


(By Kevin Clarke, of United World Telecom) Expanding your business operations into foreign markets presents very difficult and often unexpected challenges. Even the most successful startups run into serious roadblocks at the internationalization of

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Techs in the City: Kamatech demoday at $MSFT in Times Square showcases Haredi innovation


On December 3rd, Microsoft Technology Center in Times Square hosted a very special night, featuring companies from Jerusalem’s Kamatech accelerator. Kamatech is an Israeli accelerator based on the adoption of Haredi innovations by prominent successful secular

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Israel signed the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters

As a part of the measures being taken by the Ministry of Finance to increase enforcement against tax evaders operating outside of Israel and Israel’s commitment to keep generally accepted international standards, Israel joined the

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