Tel Aviv Hosts the Startup Nation’s First ConsTech and PropTech Week

More than 60 Israeli companies are set to come together for the country’s first TLV ConsTech & PropTech Week, taking place in Tel Aviv from March 30th to April 2nd. The event will celebrate
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How Israel Is Pioneering Cybersecurity Solutions for Critical Infrastructure

It is no secret that mounting cybersecurity threats jeopardize the security of nations’ critical infrastructure systems – from power plants to water reservoirs to our railway systems and beyond – with potentially dire consequences for
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Bombardier to Provide 54 Additional TWINDEXX Vario Double-Deck Coaches to Israel Railways

Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation signed a contract on December 31 to provide 54 additional BOMBARDIER TWINDEXX Vario double-deck coaches to Israel Railways (ISR). This call-off is part of a framework agreement signed in October 2010 and
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Port city of Ashdod Seeks to be at Forefront of ‘Smart City’ Push

Ashdod, which aims to become a test bed for smart transport solutions, calls on cities to join forces to crack puzzle of future mobility The city of Ashdod is calling upon cities globally to join
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Autonomous Cars Create ‘Huge’ Opportunity for Israeli Tech, Report Says

The car manufacturing industry is undergoing a huge transformation after having been free of significant disruptions for about 100 years, since the first mass-manufactured car was marketed by Ford Corp. in 1903. The first change
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Inclusive innovation: learning from the start-up nation

Inclusivity is a central pillar of the federal government’s Innovation Agenda. By engaging the full spectrum of Canadian society in innovative projects, government can both leverage Canada’s diversity of talent and empower marginalized populations. It
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Barbara Kay: Israel’s victory over drought

I am grateful to have been born in Canada, and for a multitude of reasons, not least because we control most of the world’s fresh water. Water shortages can and do lead to wars. Wars
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Israel’s Water Miracle & Opportunities for Canada-Israel Collaboration

From Biblical times to Israel’s independence in 1948, the Jewish people’s 3,700-year presence in our national homeland has been marked by miracles. Today, Israel, which is one of the world’s driest countries, has experienced a
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Israeli Tech: Behind the Scenes at Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Israel’s delegation of 47 athletes to this summer’s Olympic Games won’t be Israel’s only representation in Rio de Janeiro. Several Israeli technology companies will be working behind the scenes to ensure a safe and smooth
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Bombardier Wins Contract to Provide 62 Locomotives to Israel. (Francais suit)

category: Infrastructure
Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation has signed a contract to provide 62 TRAXX AC locomotives to Israel Railways (ISR). Based on the list price, the new order is valued at approximately 230 million euro (262
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