By Simona Shemer
World Economic Forum: Israel Nabs Top Spot In Entrepreneurship, Macroeconomic Stability
The 2019-2020 Global Competitiveness report ranked Israel in 20th place for the second year in a row and gave it high scores for innovation and disruption.
October 21, 2019
Israel Is Sending Its Biggest Delegation Yet To The 2020 Summer Olympics In Tokyo
With 85 athletes in 18 sports confirmed - including baseball and equestrian show jumping - Israel is aiming for 'firsts.' And medals, of course.
October 16, 2019
Food For Thought: 10 Disruptive Israeli Companies Changing The Food-Agri Industry
While there are some 350 startups in the industry in Israel as of mid- 2019, these 10 stood out during AgriFood Week.
September 26, 2019
Women Of Startup Nation: Accelerator For Female-Founded Startups Picks Up Pace In Tel Aviv
The unique accelerator is comprised of companies with at least one female founder; its first cohort of 11 diverse startups recently held a Demo Day.
September 23, 2019
TLV’s Kerem HaTeimanim, Shuk HaCarmel Among Time Out’s 50 Coolest Neighborhoods
Time Out asked more than 27,000 city-dwellers around the world about the coolest neighborhoods in their hometown for a Time Out Index 2019 survey.
September 18, 2019
DLD Tel Aviv 2019: Nine Events Not To Miss During The Week-Long Innovation Festival
DLD Tel Aviv, one of the largest festivals in Israel, will kick off next week for the ninth time with the annual two-day innovation conference and plenty of unique events.
September 12, 2019
Israel Startup Syte Reinvents The Shopping Experience With Visual AI, Nabbing Another $21M In Funding
The company just raised $21.5 million for its visual AI-powered search engine for large e-commerce companies and is seeing hyper-growth.
September 10, 2019
Israeli Musical Trio A-WA Rocks NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert
Three Israeli sisters with a Yemenite background mix traditional folk songs with electro and hip hop beats to create music for a new generation.
September 05, 2019
Bye Bye, Trash: Israeli Startup Pilots Breakthrough Waste Conversion Solution In US
An Israeli company is helping rid the world of its plastic problem with a solution that coverts waste into new materials.
September 03, 2019
Israeli Researchers Say Infants Can Empathize With Bullied Victims As Early As 6 Months Old
Scientists from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and Hebrew University of Jerusalem conducted experiments showing babies have a 'pro-victim preference.'
August 20, 2019
Israeli Jewelry Company Partners With TAU Nanoscientists To Make World’s Smallest Bible Part Of New Collection
A mother-daughter teamed up with the Center For Nanoscience and Nanotechnology to make a nano-sized Hebrew Bible part of a new luxury jewelry collection.
August 08, 2019
Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Luxury Hotel Among Travel+Leisure’s 2019 World’s Best Awards
Travel magazine selects Jerusalem and Tel Aviv among top 10 destinations to visit in Africa and the Middle East as well as luxury hotels Inbal and Beresheet.
July 21, 2019
Forbes Israel Highlights 50 Powerful Women Making An Impact In 2019
The annual Power Women list for 2019 honors 50 influential women in business, government, tech, journalism, culture, sports, and entertainment in Israel.
July 09, 2019
Nintendo Opens Second Official Retail Store In The World In Tel Aviv
Nintendo, the Japanese multinational known for its video gaming consoles made popular in the 80s, with electronic games such as Super Mario Bros. and Donkey Kong, has opened its second store in the world — in the heart of Tel Aviv. The store, which opened Monday, is located in Dizengoff Center, the first mall ever […]
June 25, 2019
Israel’s Eviation Aircraft Ushers In New Era Of All-Electric Plane
The Israeli-founded global manufacturer debuted the Alice at the Paris Air Show last week, announcing its first customer, the US regional airline Cape Air.
June 24, 2019