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Israel DFM Ayalon meets Spainsh FM Jiménez in Madrid

August 31, 2011 Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon met last Thursday 25 August 2011 in Madrid, with Spanish Foreign Minister Trinidad Jiménez and with the Spanish Secretary of State of External Affairs Juan Anotonio Yanez-Barnuevo. Ayalon thanked the Spanish Foreign Minister for her clarifications regarding Spain’s position on the UN vote in September, and […]

August 31st, 2011 | Posted in World | Read More »

Environmental Competition in Israel: Doing More from Less – Social Environmental Entrepreneurship

August 29 , 2011 Ashoka Israel , the Ministry of Environmental Protection and the Green Environmental Fund have launched the “Doing More from Less – Social Environmental Entrepreneurship in Israel” competition. This is the first of its kind competition in Israel aimed at encouraging young entrepreneurs to initiate activities in the environmental field. Prizes totaling […]

August 29th, 2011 | Posted in Techology & Science | Read More »

Israeli FM Avigdor Liberman meets Cypriot FM Dr. Erato Kozakou-Marcoullis

August 28, 2011 Last Wednesday afternoon, 24 August 2011, Israeli Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Avigdor Liberman met in Jerusalem with Cypriot Foreign Minister Dr. Erato Kozakou-Marcoullis. FM Liberman said that this visit is an expression of the progress and the strengthening of relations between the two nations, as can be seen […]

August 28th, 2011 | Posted in Israel | Read More »

Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra to Perform Lawrence Siegel’s “Kaddish – I am Here” at Yad Vashem

August 27, 2011 On September 8, 2011, a unique concert ‘Kaddish – I am Here‘ featuring the stirring words of Holocaust survivors, performed by the Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra – IBA, soloists and choirs from Israel and the United States, and conducted by Gil Shohat will take place at Yad Vashem. The concert will take place […]

August 27th, 2011 | Posted in Art | Read More »

Targeting cancer cell metabolism can lead to more effective therapy

August 26, 2011 A team of Tel Aviv University researchers, headed by Prof. Eytan Ruppin of Tel Aviv University’s Blavatnik School of Computer Science and Sackler Faculty of Medicine and his colleagues Prof. Eyal Gottlieb of the Beatson Institute for Cancer Research in Glasgow, UK, and Dr. Tomer Shlomi of the Technion have taken a […]

August 26th, 2011 | Posted in Techology & Science | Read More »

Thomas Murray Upgrades TASECH Rating to A+

August 25, 2011 Thomas Murray, an international rating agency, which rates over 130 securities depositories and other financial entities worldwide, announced that is upgrading its rating of the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Clearing House (TASECH) from A to A+. In a published statement, the rating company cited improvements instituted by TASECH as the main reason […]

August 25th, 2011 | Posted in Business | Read More »

It’s the System, and it Stinks

    August 25, 2011   By Prof. Paul Eidelberg President, Israel-American Research Institute   Referring to coalition or multiparty cabinet government in Israel, David Ben-Gurion ruefully noted in his Memoirs that each of the rival parties comprising a coalition government is more concerned about increasing its share of the public treasury than in formulating […]

August 24th, 2011 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

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