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Bar Refaeli invests in smartphone payment app MyCheck

Bar Refaeli invests in smartphone payment app MyCheck

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Refaeli, together with the Saban, Wertheimer, and Elroi families have invested $1.7 million in the company. Bar Refaeli has invested in smartphone payment app developer MyCheck Ltd. as the company tries to enter the field with high profile investors, ...
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Cleantech and Startup investor Pitango Closes $150M for new venture capital fund

Cleantech and Startup investor Pitango Closes $150M for new venture capital fund

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Pitango announced the first closing of its VI Fund, out of a planned overall venture capital fund of $250 million. Pitango Venture Capital has announced the $150 million first closing of its Pitango VI, sixth fund. The key to today's announcement was ...
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Is Jerusalem the next Silicon Valley? CNN Clip

Is Jerusalem the next Silicon Valley? CNN Clip

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Is Jerusalem the next Silicon Valley? CNN Clip

CNN’s Elise Labott spoke with entrepreneur and investor Erel Margalit, head of Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP),  a leading Israeli venture capital firm with over $900 million under management.  Born on a kibbutz, the son

Israel Trade & Economic Office, Embassy of Israel

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Minister of Finance met Cisco Systems Chairman and CEO to discuss further investments in Israel.

Minister of Finance met Cisco Systems Chairman and CEO to discuss further investments in Israel.

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Minister of Finance Dr. Yuval Steinitz met this morning in his Jerusalem office with John Chambers, Chairman and CEO of Cisco Systems Inc. The two had a lengthy discussion on cooperation between the Ministry of Finance and Cisco Systems, with the aim o...
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Agricultural Innovation takes center stage – the latest from Agritech 2012

Agricultural Innovation takes center stage – the latest from Agritech 2012

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“Agricultural technology is experiencing phenomenal momentum today, similar to what the water industry experienced a few years back,” says Oded Distel, head of Israel NewTech. We spoke with Distel about new trends in Agritech, in the midst of the A...
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Minister of Finance Meets with Senior Executives from BlackRock

Minister of Finance Meets with Senior Executives from BlackRock

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Minister of Finance Dr. Yuval Steinitz met today with senior executives from BlackRock, the world’s biggest investment company, which manages approximately USD 3,500 billion. The meeting was also attended by Doron Cohen, Director General of the Minis...
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Agritech Investment opportunities await at Agrivest Summit

Agritech Investment opportunities await at Agrivest Summit

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Israel is recognized as a leading innovator in agriculture technologies – this is one of the reasons that Agritech Israel is considered a leading event in the field. Israeli start-up companies are coming up with breakthrough technologies that are gai...
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