Israel: Small Country. Big Accomplishments.

India-Israel-flags Indo-Israel Innovation colloquium discusses strategic business opportunities

Technology and innovation synergies between India and Israel are immense and have become key focus areas as avenues of collaboration and partnership in academia, IT, telecom, healthcare and other areas India and Israel are known names in the global generic pharmaceutical business but the ample opportunities to collaborate have not been fully explored. The Confederation […]

December 17, 2014
DoubleBridgeGold Team Israel wins double bridge gold at World Mind Games

Israelis take top the lead at international bridge tournament. The Israeli delegation won its second gold medal in three days at the World Mind Games on Monday in Beijing, China. Brothers Ophir and Ilan Herbst shared first place in the pairs event with Tor Helness and Geir Helgemo, finishing with an overall percentage score of […]

December 17, 2014
Senegal Israel’s fight against poverty in Africa: Embassy inaugurates farm in Senegal

Low-pressure drip-irrigation, an Israeli innovation installed in the farm, saves water and produces improved quality of vegetables and fruits in the drought-prone region. An initiative of the Israeli Embassy in Senegal recently led to the inauguration of a drip-irrigated vegetable farm in the city of Fatick earlier this month. Managed by a group of Senegalese […]

December 17, 2014
EasyJet easyJet to launch Tel Aviv – Paris flights

From March, easyJet will operate three flights a week between Ben Gurion and Charles de Gaulle airports. Low cost carrier easyJet plc will launch a new route between Tel Aviv Ben Gurion airport and Paris Charles de Gaulle airport, starting March 30 2015.Tickets are on sale from today with fares from Tel Aviv to Paris […]

December 16, 2014
Vehicles drive on a highway in Tel Aviv Jerusalem and Tel Aviv among 14 cities to receive Bloomberg grants

Jerusalem will receive $850,000 and Tel Aviv $650,000 in order to innovate the cities through government programs. Jerusalem and Tel Aviv on Monday became the first cities outside the US to win Bloomberg Philanthropy grants in the Expanded Innovation Teams Programs. The program funds municipalities to improve residents’ lives through the use of data and […]

December 16, 2014
Positive2 Tel Aviv fights stigma against HIV with pop-up shop

A unique pop-up shop opened Thursday in Tel Aviv’s central shopping mall Dizengoff Center – a shop selling solely second hand products donated by people who are HIV positive. The store, which sells clothes, household items, and several other items sold at symbolic prices, aims to lower the stigma associated with people who have HIV […]

December 15, 2014
Events

MichaelGreilsammer Michael Greilsammer in Winnipeg

Check out Israeli-born violinist & singer/songwriter Michael Greilsammer as he tours around Canada. We’ll be with him in Winnipeg on November 15 at the “Tarbut” Festival Video: You may know Michael Greilsammer for his epic Hatikva – Game of Thrones mashup: Tour info: Toronto: Nov 9 – “Musideum” More Info Ottawa: Nov 13 – “House […]

Date: November 15, 2014
Location: Winnipeg "Tarbut" Festival
DirectingDuos Directing Duos: Dynamic teams at #TIFF14

Missed the event? No worries! We’ve got you covered. Watch the video below! Want to know more about the event? Click here for more info. Directing Duos: Dynamic Teams at TIFF

Date: Monday, September 8th, 2014
Time: 4-5 P.M.
Location: The Rex, Toronto
OpenCall2 #DANCE with us at #WorldPride #TO!

Size Doesn’t Matter is hosting an open call for 6 #dancers on our #TelAviv themed float in partnership with #Kulanu #Toronto! So if you’re ready to #dance, love the #spotlight, and can handle the #heat at #WorldPride2014, send us a quick video to show us why you should be one of the stars on our […]

Deadline for videos: June 16, 2014
Selection of winners: June 19, 2014

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