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Israeli PM Netanyahu Meets with Italian PM Renzi

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, today (Monday, 27 June 2016), in Rome, met with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, after being welcomed with an honor guard and the national anthems of both countries. Prime Minister Netanyahu and his Italian counterpart agreed on the continued strengthening of bilateral cooperation in the security, economic and cyber spheres. They […]

Israel’s Tech Company Ranked Sixth Smartest Firm in the World

Israeli technology company Mobileye was ranked among the world’s six smartest companies by MIT Magazine. Another Israeli company, IDE Technologies owned by Delek and ICL, also made the list of the year’s top 50 companies that combine innovative technology with an efficient business model. Mobileye, whose product helps people drive safely, for instance providing warnings […]

Ethiopia and Israel to Broaden Areas of Cooperation

The Ethiopia-Israel consultative meeting is said to be important to navigate ‘inexhaustible’ potential areas for cooperation between Ethiopia and Israel. The two countries held a joint consultative meeting in Addis Ababa, ahead of the planned high-level visit between both countries next month. Ethiopia’s Ambassador to Israel Hilawe Yosef said that the consultative meeting focuses on […]

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon Arrives in Israel

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon has arrived in Israel for a two-day visit. In the course of his visit, he will meet President Reuven Rivlin and Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu. The secretary-general is also to meet lecturers and students in Tel Aviv University, where he will view exhibits on innovative technology and research, and receive an […]

Bill Gates Among Investors in New Israeli Tech Incubator

Bill Gates has invested indirectly in a newly established technological incubator for the development of medical devices, sources inform “Globes.” As far as is known, this is Gates first-ever investment in Israel. The investment is in the XELERATOR incubator, which was set up by the MEDX medical device developer, managed by entrepreneur Harel Gadot (previously […]

Technological Company Bosch Establishes Research Office in Tel Aviv

Its associates aim to work more closely with scientific institutions and universities and, at an early stage, to identify innovative start-ups working in fields such as machine learning (deep learning), robotics, cybersecurity, connectivity, and the internet of things (IoT). “Pioneering spirit, world-class universities, and creative ideas – they’re all here. It’s just the right environment […]