International relations

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 […]

jon-hamm-800-5 From Wonder Woman to a Secret Agent

Israeli actress Gal Gadot, who is a rising star in Hollywood, and co-star Jon Hamm sit down to talk to Ynet about their new movie Keeping Up With the Joneses. Gal Gadot stars alongside Jon Hamm, Zack Galifianakis, Isla Fisher and Patton Oswalt, in the hilarious new film, Keeping Up With the Joneses. IT’s no surprise […]

76ytfgbv Uruguay’s Parliament and Knesset Sign Cooperation Agreement

The agreement was signed as part of a Knesset delegation to South America, that includes stops in Paraguay and Argentina. Israel-Uruguay Parliamentary Friendship Group chairwoman Nava Boker (Likud) signed the agreement for the legislatures to cooperate on technology and other issues. The MKs met Paraguay President Horacio Cartes, who visited Israel last month. Cartes told […]

img719013 Netanyahu to Togo President: We Have a Great Friendship

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Wednesday evening met with visiting Togo President Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé. “Togo is very important to us and Africa is very important to us. ” “We have a great relationship, a great friendship. And we are seeking to intensify our cooperation and our friendship for the continued success of Togo and […]

Eitam-635x357 New Offices in Peru, Chile Cement Trade Alliances for Israel

With the opening of trade offices in Peru and Chile earlier this month, Israel is on track to greater integration with the Pacific Alliance – a trade group that includes both countries, as well as Colombia and Mexico – bringing trade opportunities for Israeli firms in South America and beyond. Over the weekend, Peru’s Production […]