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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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Israel named second-best place in world to develop cleantech

Israel named second-best place in world to develop cleantech

category: General
Ha’aretz reports that Israel ranks second only to Denmark in providing favorable conditions for cleantech development, but that innovation has yet to significantly affect the local environment: The World Wildlife Fund
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Plurilateral Trade Agreements session by the Graduate Institute

Plurilateral Trade Agreements session by the Graduate Institute

category: General
Yesterday we had an interesting session organized by the Graduate Institute at the WTO on Plurilateral Trade Agreements. The session included a brief presentation by Joost Pauwelyn
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New AB Member

New AB Member

category: General
Yesterday, the Selection Committee, established by the DSB, recommended the appointment to the Appellate Body of Mr. Seung Wha Chang, national of the Republic of
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