General Electric is investing in Israeli start-up, Check-Cap — a developer of an ingestible imaging capsule that may help detect colorectal cancer. The investment is being made through the GE healthymagination Fund,
As 20-year veterans of the creative services industry, Nikki and Jon Jason were looking for ways to more effectively bring Israeli creativity and innovation to the international market. Like many of Israel’s top creative agencies,
The U.S. – Israel Bi-national Industrial Research and Development Foundation (BIRD) has recently published a study by the Economic Strategy Institute to evaluate the contributions of three foundations (BARD, BSF & BIRD) to the
(From the Bird Foundation press release) During its meeting last week in Tel Aviv, the Board of Governors of the U.S.- Israel Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation, approved $8.1 million of funding
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has announced the building of a technology university campus in the city. The renowned IsraelInstitute of Technology (Technion) and CornellUniversitysubmitted their proposal to lead the campus and were selected
On Friday 11 November, the BBC World News Horizons series looks at the future of water technology in Israel and how it’s being used to solve water scarcity.
A combination of population growth, urbanisation and climate change is making water sc...