HEAVEN'S KITCHEN, N.Y.: Maayan Zilberman with some of her confectionary concoctions. Credit: Danny Ghitis/NYT Israeli foodie hits sweet spot with fashionable candy

By: Shachar Atwan Maayan Zilberman cites Israeli chutzpah as the key ingredient in her success with Sweet Saba brand In 2001, Maayan Zilberman established a lingerie brand with two partners in 2001, which was later sold to The Gap. In 2007, Zilberman started another brand called, The Lake & Stars, which ran until 2013, selling at […]

March 22, 2016
Photo: Tech Crunch You think you know what a desert is?

By: Dennis Mitzner Shattering all stereotypes of desert, Israel’s Beersheba is not sand-filled with camels walking around, but turning into a cybertech oasis According to Tech Crunch: “Beersheba has all of the ingredients of a vibrant security technology ecosystem, including Ben-Gurion University with its graduate program in cybersecurity and Cyber Security Research Center, and the presence […]

March 22, 2016
ShowImage2 Priscilla “Queen of the Desert” heads to Tel Aviv!

By: Ashley Amazing music, hilarious stories and fantastic characters! Based on the popular 1994 film, the musical follows two drag queens and a transexual who buy a run-down old bus Don’t miss this amazing opportunity to see London’s hit musical: Priscilla Queen of the Desert from July 4-9! For tickets visit For the full article, […]

March 21, 2016
Ellen meets Wonder Woman

Not only is she Wonder Woman to Batman V Superman, she’s also Wonder Woman to her adorable daughter Don’t miss the infamous Israeli actress/model talk to Ellen DeGeneres about her role as Wonder Woman. If this doesn’t make you love her even more, than you need to watch the interview again!  

March 17, 2016
580785_1752386824993847_8150805991056355336_n UBC’s successful ‘Israel on Campus’ events

The Taste of Israel Shabbat was the perfect ending to Israel on Campus – an event put together by fellow campus associations Last week UBC celebrated Israel on Campus and concluded with a Taste of Israel Shabbat.  The event quickly grew from an expected 80 students to a turnout of more than 120 attendees! SDM’s ongoing sponsorship to campus communities, […]

March 16, 2016
DeadSeaNEW Hummus beer, city break, and LGBT tourism

Israel Ministry of Tourism at the ITB Travel Trade Show in Berlin Beginning Wednesday, March 9, 2016,  the Ministry of Tourism will open the Israel exhibition stand at ITB in Berlin, the world’s largest travel trade show. Around 11,000 representatives from 180 countries are expected to participate in the 5-day show, and it will host […]

March 10, 2016