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Aerial view of the 40-megawatt Ketura Solar field. (photo credit:EGE) Israel to boost solar energy production

By: Sharon Udasin The new power is being authorized to ensure that Israel achieves its goals of making 10% of the country’s electricity supply renewable by 2020. According to JPost: Dorit Banet, CEO of the Eilat-Eilot Renewable Energy Initiative, called the move a significant step toward exploiting Israel’s potential, said solar energy can reach 60% of […]

Delicious french Mimolette and danish Bleu cheese served with an italian Crespone salami, fresh figs, grapes, nuts and wine.  Shallow dof. The Wine is Definitely Kosher, but the Tapas… DELICIOUS!

2 top restaurants in Tel Aviv have created Tapas menus to be served with glasses of some of Israel’s finest wines! Bet you can’t get through the article without eating According to Ynetnews, “The King David Wine Bar stocks some 85 wines, all Israeli and all kosher, with vintages from the country’s largest and most prominent […]

ramieiribeachmuralboys Talking Walls with Rami Meiri

Can’t paint to save your life? Try Rami Meiri’s workshops! You’ll definitely leave your mark in Tel Aviv! One of the most iconic artists, Rami Meiri, has his work plastered all over Tel Aviv – in private homes, on store walls and on street corners. And even though he is so visible, each of his murals […]

ebayheadquarters eBay buys Israel’s Corrigon to boost buyer experience

Shoshanna Solomon, Times of Israel Sale estimated at $30 million; Corrigon team to join eBay’s development centre in Netanya eBay, the US multinational that provides sales and services via the internet, has signed an accord to buy Tel Aviv-based startup Corrigon Ltd., a maker of visual search technologies. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, […]

000_g44of-635x357 Shimon Peres urged Israel to dream and innovate

Shoshanna Solomon, Times of Israel The former president and prime minister, who died Wednesday at the age of 93, embodied Israeli entrepreneurship Former president Shimon Peres, who died Wednesday at the age of 93, was not one to take the easy way out, always looking for new solutions — whether fighting for peace or pushing […]

The Golan Heights Winery – a Must See in the North of Israel

No need for the spit buckets at this Wine Tasting Tour Birthright definitely knows what they’re doing when they schedule wine tours at The Golan Heights Winery, especially after hiking up the Golan Heights. The Winery gave us three of their most popular wines to taste: the Gamla, the Yarden, and the Mount Hermon. It’s no coincidence […]