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Israel’s economy wins praise from OECD secretary general

Israel’s economy wins praise from OECD secretary general

category: Finance, General
Angel Gurria, secretary-general of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), praised Israel’s economy at a joint press conference with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu and Finance Minister Steinitz, as reported in
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on{X}: The Coolest Thing to Happen to Android. Courtesy of… Microsoft Israel?

on{X}: The Coolest Thing to Happen to Android. Courtesy of… Microsoft Israel?

category: Uncategorized
Look at your Android phone! Now back at this post! Imagine you could program your Android to text your wife when you left work. Now imagine your Android reminding you in the
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Informal HODs meeting

Informal HODs meeting

category: General
Yesterday we had an informal HODs meeting to deal with some issues related to the DDA. At the outset Pascal commented on the seventh WTO-OECD-UNCTAD (for the period from
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Richard Branson brings Israeli water filtering technology to UK

Richard Branson brings Israeli water filtering technology to UK

category: Water
Richard Branson and Ofra Strass have just introduced Virgin Pure, a counter-top “water bar” for the home for the UK market.  The product is based on Strauss‘s “Tami 4”
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Swiss fund invests $20m in ILD Energy

Swiss fund invests $20m in ILD Energy

The Globes online reported that the VNG fund, from Switzerland, invested 20 million USD, in Israel Land Development Company Energy Ltd. (ILD Energy), as they partner in the Sarah and Myra exploration licenses.
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ITA Committee meeting

ITA Committee meeting

category: General
After the conclusion of the symposium, we continued with the ITA Committee meeting. At the outset, the Chairman had a brief recount of the symposium, where he stated the
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ITA 15th anniversary symposium

ITA 15th anniversary symposium

category: General
Last week we had an ITA intensive schedule. The week began with a Symposium celebrating the 15th anniversary of the ITA. At the opening session, Pascal Lamy
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P&G explains why Israel THE Startup Nation

P&G explains why Israel THE Startup Nation

category: General
Lital Asher-Dotan established Procter & Gamble first R&D hub in Israel called “P&G Israel House of Innovation”. She explained why P&G calls Israel a “startup nation”, according to an article in
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US – Tuna AB Report

US – Tuna AB Report

category: General
The WTO’s AB report on the US – Tuna case (DS381) was issued last May 16, 2012. On it, the AB ruled that the US
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Agricultural Innovation takes center stage – Agritech 2012

Agricultural Innovation takes center stage – Agritech 2012

“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
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