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Global Cleantech 100 Index: Israel “the stand-out country”

Global Cleantech 100 Index: Israel “the stand-out country”

category: Energy, Water
The prestigious research firm Cleantech Group has just published its fourth annual Global Cleantech 100 list, which lists the upcoming private companies to watch in the global cleantech arena. Israel,
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Israel Securities Authority joins IOSCO European Regional Committee

Israel Securities Authority joins IOSCO European Regional Committee

category: Banking, General
The International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) has approved the Israel Securities Authority‘s application to join its European Regional Committee (ERC) as a full member, after a unanimous vote
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Israel’s IVN combines investment and philanthropy

Israel’s IVN combines investment and philanthropy

category: Banking
The Wall Street Journal interviewed Israel Venture Network (IVN)‘s CEO Isabel Maxwell at the Webit conference in Istabnbul.  IVN introduces a new mix of investment fund and philanthropic endeavor – one
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Israel Chosen to Host World’s Largest International Space Conference

Israel Chosen to Host World’s Largest International Space Conference

category: General
The International Space Conference will be held in Israel in 2015, the Science and Technology Ministry has reported, and will be one of the largest conferences in Israel in years, the Jerusalem Post reported. The
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Samsung comes out of the ‘Israel closet’ Samsung’s Israeli R&D work revealed

Samsung comes out of the ‘Israel closet’ Samsung’s Israeli R&D work revealed

category: General
Israeli R&D centers — Samsung’s only such centers outside of South Korea — responsible for newest smartphone’s camera technology Not that it was exactly a secret, but it turns out that
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Israeli startup Polyrizon has developed a technology platform to produce biological gels

Israeli startup Polyrizon has developed a technology platform to produce biological gels

category: Medical
Polyrizon is a startup dedicated to “Health Care” and is in its first phase business, which develops new gel-based biological technology called C & C (capture and hold). C
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Taste the latest from Israel at Sial 2012

Taste the latest from Israel at Sial 2012

category: General
Sial, one of the leading food exhibitions in the world, will take place in Paris on October 21-25, with 140,000 visitors, and 6000 exhibitors from 100 countries. Israel will exhibit at Sial with 23 exciting
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Bar Refaeli invests in smartphone payment app MyCheck

Bar Refaeli invests in smartphone payment app MyCheck

category: Finance
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
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Is Jerusalem the next Silicon Valley? CNN Clip

Is Jerusalem the next Silicon Valley? CNN Clip

category: Finance, General
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
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Tmura: The Non-Profit that Uses Israeli Startup Exits to Do Good

Tmura: The Non-Profit that Uses Israeli Startup Exits to Do Good

category: Uncategorized
Original article by Roi Carthy from :TechCruch Tmura, an Israeli non-profit, is closing on its 10-year anniversary. In a decade’s worth of work it has contributed a whopping
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