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Israel Offers Incentives to Launch Financial R&D Centres

Israel Offers Incentives to Launch Financial R&D Centres

In order to encourage large financial services companies and international banks to set up financial R&D centers in Israel, the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Industry, Trade, and Labor have established a special
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Israeli Economy Grows 4.7% in 2nd Quarter

Israeli Economy Grows 4.7% in 2nd Quarter

category: Israel, Trade
The Israeli economy grew at its fastest pace in over two years in the second quarter boosted by an increase in consumer spending and exports, surpassing earlier forecasts. Domestic demand in Israel leaped 8.7 percent
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Israel to Invest NIS 1.8 Billion in Search for Fossil Fuel Substitutes

Israel to Invest NIS 1.8 Billion in Search for Fossil Fuel Substitutes

The National council for Economic Affairs of Israel, headed by Proph. Eugene Kandel has put together a programme to promote the search for substitutes of fossil fuel for transportation usage. The Programme includes the establishment
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Most Innovative New-Media Technologies from Israel Introduced to South African Boradcasters

Most Innovative New-Media Technologies from Israel Introduced to South African Boradcasters

Israel has more than 700 new media companies whose offerings span the range of all new media possibilities. Israeli companies are dynamic players in broadcast, digital & cable TV, IPTV and satellite services, strong in
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Soon: Israeli Water Technology Companies to Bring Solutions to Acid Mine Drianage in South Africa

Soon: Israeli Water Technology Companies to Bring Solutions to Acid Mine Drianage in South Africa

Israel is known for making the desert a flourishing garden. The country is World’s No. 1 in Water recycling – 76% and the most efficient in water desalination ($55c per cubic meter). That know-how can
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Israel Celebrates Groundbreaking Innovation In New IPC Brochure

Israel Celebrates Groundbreaking Innovation In New IPC Brochure

International investors and innovation aficionados are invited to rejoice with the launching of a new publication celebrating Israel’s innovative success including a compilation of some of Israel’s most revolutionary technological breakthroughs across several
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Tourism to Israel Hits Record High in First Half of 2010

Tourism to Israel Hits Record High in First Half of 2010

category: Israel, Tourism
A record 1.6 million tourists visited Israel in the first half of 2010, up 39% compared with the first half of 2009 and up 10% compared with the first half of 2008 – the previous
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PWC Shows Sharp Rise in Israeli Start-Up Investment

PWC Shows Sharp Rise in Israeli Start-Up Investment

Kesselman and Kesselman PricewaterhouseCoopers in a recent report shows investments in Israeli start-ups rose 21% from the first quarter to $206 million in the second quarter of 2010, and 27% from the corresponding quarter of
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Goldman Sachs Sees Israeli Growth Higher

Goldman Sachs Sees Israeli Growth Higher

category: Israel, Trade
Goldman Sachs projects higher economic growth for Israel in 2011 than Israeli leaders have so far estimated. Goldman Sachs analyst Ahmet Akarli predicts 3.5% real GDP growth for Israel in 2010 and 4.3% growth in
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Israeli Technologies Lead the World of the New Media

Israeli Technologies Lead the World of the New Media

It’s no secret that the media are in upheaval. Print faces unprecedented challenges from the electronic domains. New technologies are morphing the mobile phone into a pocket-sized PC with interactive capabilities surpassing the desktop variety.
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