Articles in "Economy"

PM Tells Intel Execs Israel Will Become Transport Tech Power

Israel will become a major player in transportation technologies, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said Thursday as he met with senior ...

First-Ever International Tourism Security Summit Kicks Off In Jerusalem

Tourism in Israel is booming. Despite figures from tourism research company IPK International that in 2017, 56% of people viewed Israel as ...

Wharton Business School Prof. Amir Yaron Named Next Governor Of BOI

Professor Amir Yaron, a professor of finance at the Wharton Business School, was named Tuesday as the next governor of the Bank of ...

Elbit Systems Subsidiary Awarded £10 Million Contract by UK Ministry of Defense

Israeli defense firm Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) (TASE: ESLT) announced on Tuesday  that its subsidiary, Elbit Systems UK Ltd., was ...

UK exports to Israel soar 75 percent in first half of 2018

As Britain prepares to leave the EU, its exports to Israel for the first half of 2018 were up 75 percent, according to a statement by the ...

30 Years After Launch, Israel Unveiled Images of its First Satellite

On a late Monday morning, exactly 30 years ago, Israel’s first satellite was secretly boosted into orbit around the Earth from the ...

Kim Kardashian West Signs Deal With Top Israeli Sunglasses Chain

Israeli sunglasses chain Carolina Lemke Berlin has announced that American reality TV star Kim Kardashian West has signed a deal to join ...

Israel, Hong Kong Agree on Fintech Cooperation

Israeli Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon signed an agreement with his Hong Kong counterpart Paul Chan Wednesday to promote cooperation in the ...

Supreme Court Rejects Dankner Appeal; Increases Jail Sentence For Fallen Tycoon

Former IDB Holding Corp. controlling shareholder Nochi Dankner will begin serving a three years term prison on October 2, the Supreme Court ...

Jewish Agency to Provide Loans to Businesses Damaged by Rocket and Arson Attacks

The Jewish Agency for Israel said on Monday that it will provide loans to businesses in the South that have been damaged or affected by ...