OurCrowd Participates In $200M Funding For Chinese Travel Booking Firm
Chinese in-destination travel platform Klook closed a Series D funding round with the help of investors, including Israel's equity crowdfunding platform OurCrowd.
August 07, 2018
Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Desert Resort Top Travel+Leisure’s 2018 World’s Best Awards
The travel magazine selected some top Israeli sites to visit this year; another magazine chose Acadia Beach in Herzliya as a 'classic' holiday destination.
August 06, 2018
Tel Aviv, Jerusalem Among 10 Priciest Airbnb Cities In The World
A recent Bloomberg Index showcased the most expensive cities in the world to rent an Airbnb apartment and listed Tel Aviv and Jerusalem in the top 10.
July 25, 2018
Biotech Company That Can Predict Chemotherapy Effectiveness Raises $4M
The Jerusalem-based NewStem, a spinoff of Yissum, The Technology Transfer Company of Hebrew University, raised the seed financing round from a publicly-traded US-based company to be named NovelStem International Corp.
July 16, 2018
Oramed Raises $18.1M For Breakthrough Oral Insulin Capsule
The Jerusalem-based developer of oral drug delivery systems hopes to revolutionize the treatment of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.
July 10, 2018
Groundbreaking Breast Cancer Device Wins Big At WeWork Creator Awards In Jerusalem
Israeli startups, non-profit organizations, and a musical group won more than $770,000 during the first-ever awards event in the city.
June 21, 2018
10 Finalists Up For WeWork Creator Awards In Jerusalem
The WeWork Creator Awards, set to take place on Wednesday, also marks the opening of the company's first location in Jerusalem.
June 18, 2018
UK Life-Saving Tech Firm Halma Teams Up With OurCrowd
UK tech firm Halma has partnered with Israeli equity crowdfunding platform OurCrowd to tap into the Jerusalem-based company's extensive portfolio of Israeli tech.
May 29, 2018
Israeli Sports Tech Industry Climbs To New Heights With 103 Startups
Ahead of the Giro d'Italia's 'Big Start' in Israel this weekend, Start-Up Nation Central says new data points to the 'birth of a new Israeli technology sector.'
May 03, 2018
Bar Refaeli Is The Face of Giro d’Italia’s ‘Big Start’ In Israel
The Israeli model has been chosen to be the official presenter of the multiple-stage bicycle races' 'Big Start' in Israel.
May 01, 2018
Jerusalem Elbows Its Way Into A Spot On Israel’s Tech Scene
StartJLM hosted entrepreneurs from 24 countries for an all-expenses paid trip to get a feel for Jerusalem’s startup buzz.
November 19, 2017
Top Vacation Destination: Israel Is One Of Harper’s Bazaar “Best Places To Travel In 2017”
According to America's first fashion magazine, Harper's Bazaar, Israel is one of the 17 best places to travel to in 2017. Find out why they love the country.
January 15, 2017
Jerusalem Introduces Water Recycling In Ritual Baths
The Jerusalem Municipality is initiating a pilot project to recycle the water in one of the city’s ritual baths (Mikveh). If successful, 35 additional Mikvehs in Jerusalem will be added to project, bringing the total of recycled water to 100 million liters per year - saving 1 million dollars annually.
March 28, 2012
Digging Up Abraham’s Roots: Arabs And Jews Explore Shared Heritage
The Bible Lands Museum in Jerusalem brings Jewish and Arab schoolchildren together to explore their shared heritage through their patriarch, Abraham. The educational program “Image of Abraham” takes them on a journey through exhibits, ancient games and workshops to help promote peace and understanding.
January 22, 2012
Seeds Of Peace: Botanical Gardens To Connect Jews And Arabs
The Jerusalem Botanical Gardens has created a "coexistence" program designed to bring Jewish and Arab children together in peaceful surroundings.The project brings together nine- to 11-year-olds from the city’s Jewish and Muslim schools.
November 22, 2011