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COUILLARD BECOMES FIRST QUEBEC PREMIER TO VISIT ISRAEL OFFICIALLY

COUILLARD BECOMES FIRST QUEBEC PREMIER TO VISIT ISRAEL OFFICIALLY

Close to 90 representatives of Quebec’s business, as well as research and cultural, sectors, depart this week for a six-day trade mission to Israel and the West Bank, led by Premier Philippe Couillard, the first
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Israel tech raised record $4.8b in 2016, up 11% from last year – report

Israel tech raised record $4.8b in 2016, up 11% from last year – report

category: Investment
Israeli high-tech companies raised an all-time annual high of $4.8 billion in 2016, 11 percent above the $4.3 billion raised in 2015, a new report by IVC Research Center and attorneys Zag-S&W shows. The average
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Barbara Kay: Israel’s victory over drought

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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Arab-Israeli entrepreneurs paired with Ottawa startups

Arab-Israeli entrepreneurs paired with Ottawa startups

A dozen Israeli innovation firms including clean-tech, natural resources, medical device and security companies are taking part in matchmaking sessions with entrepreneurs from Ottawa and Toronto this week. The visitors come from Israel’s northern Galilee region, which
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Cyber Crime a Threat, Israel-Inspired Conference Told

Cyber Crime a Threat, Israel-Inspired Conference Told

category: Uncategorized
Cyber security topped the agenda for a number of presenters at Toronto’s first Cybertech Canada conference, held Dec. 9 to link both local and Israeli leaders in business, technology and the start-up world
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Top Toyota Execs To Meet Director General of Israeli Ministry of Economy and Auto Supply Delegation

Top Toyota Execs To Meet Director General of Israeli Ministry of Economy and Auto Supply Delegation

category: Uncategorized
Toyota executives to meet director general of Israeli Ministry of Economy and delegation of Israeli auto supply companies; Additional meeings to be held with representatives of Honda, Suzuki, Daihatsu, Panasonic, Murata, Densi and others New Israeli
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CME applauds completion of Canada-Israel negotiations on new, expanded trade deal

CME applauds completion of Canada-Israel negotiations on new, expanded trade deal

category: Investment
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) applauds the announcement that negotiations on a new, expanded free trade agreement with Israel have completed. “Israel is a key partner for Canadian technology companies, so an updated agreement
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To reach potential, tech startups should look to Israel

To reach potential, tech startups should look to Israel

Canada’s cold and long winters will never be confused with the perpetual hot and humid breeze of Israel’s Mediterranean climate, not to mention the fact that we are separated by more than 8,000 kilometres. However,
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Ex-Habs chief ‘bullish’ on Israeli economy

Ex-Habs chief ‘bullish’ on Israeli economy

category: Finance, Investment
MONTREAL — “I can’t guarantee the Canadiens will win the Stanley Cup, but I can guarantee you will do well investing in Israel.” Those confident words were from Pierre Boivin, former president and CEO of
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Israeli Crowfunding Giant to Open Office in Canada

Israeli Crowfunding Giant to Open Office in Canada

category: Investment
The world’s largest equity crowdfunding platform OurCrowd is setting up shop in Toronto, lured by rock-bottom startup valuations and a technology ecosystem that is starving for investment capital. At last week’s Canadian Crowdfunding
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