04.28.2017 | 2 Iyar, 5777
Russia slams alleged Israeli strike on Syria
Arab merchants shut stores in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners
Remaining alert: 15 years after Israel's biggest West Bank op since 1967
Patriot missile fired at drone entering Israeli airspace from Syria
Basketball: Jerusalem beats Herzliya for 3rd straight win
Soccer: Beersheba looking to clinch championship at Mac TA
Bennett wins re-election as Bayit Yehudi head
Chief Rabbi Lau proposes significant reform to kashrut supervision system
Storming the Labor Party leadership
Netanyahu’s muscular diplomacy
Trump may announce US embassy move to Jerusalem during Israel visit
Television: ‘Girls,’ guys and Oprah
Movie Review: A soft rain permeates ‘After the Storm’
The best of both worlds at Kitchen Bar
Veneziana in Haifa
Vered helps Beitar leap over Petah Tikva into 3rd place
Mac TA back in 1st after rout of Kiryat Gat
American Heart Association picks United Hatzalah as training partner
Israeli greens to march in global campaign against Trump climate policies
Israel’s united and uniting rescue team
A radiant idea
Teen pot smokers run high risk of schizophrenia, Israeli researchers find
Bird makes a rare stop in Israel after 'wrong turn'
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
Editor's Notes: Why we are hosting Sebastian Gorka
Column one: Netanyahu’s bold move against Europe
Independence Day: Celebrating the process
Rooted in 3,000 years of history
New photos emerge of Jewish convert Jenna Jameson's baby
Report: Desperate Syrians sell kidneys, eyes to Lebanese organ traffickers
Assad behind April 4 chemical attack, French intelligence confirms
Turkey detains 800 people over suspected links to US-based cleric
Khamenei says next Iranian president should be less engaged with West
Trump says Iran violating ‘spirit’ of nuclear deal
Tillerson: An 'unchecked Iran' could follow same path as North Korea
Trump administration certifies Iran compliant with nuclear deal
Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul
Egypt says air strikes kill ISIS leaders in Sinai
Islamic State seeking alliance with al Qaida, Iraqi vice president says
US-backed forces launch new attacks on Islamic State in Syria
Wisconsin students blame Israel for violence against African-Americans
The French Jewish community's hardening position against Le Pen
NYC council candidate's platform: Stop 'greedy Jewish landlords'
Jewish officials hail Austria’s decision to adopt antisemitism definition
Tel Aviv to house world's first construction tech hub
Minority Report: In pursuit of Optima results
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Families of Holocaust victims and survivors reunited thanks to MDA tracing unit
S.Korea, US warn of punishment for N.Korea; US stresses sanctions
Ivanka Trump hissed at W20 Summit for defending father
Trump: UN Security Council must ready new sanctions on N.Korea
Larry King: Trump presidency highlights his lack of experience
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
Grapevine: Happy 69th
Star Catcher - Astrology for the week of April 28, 2017
Grapevine: Tracing unit
Grapevine: Goldin’s letter
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 24, 2017
Ivanka Trump visits Holocaust memorial in Berlin
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 27, 2017
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Just a Thought: On sirens
Publicly lauding Israel – from Iran
Unable to fight
Pascale’s kitchen: From the old country
A kashrut controversy – for one day
Adventures in bentsching
Touring the city
From prayer to fulfillment: Israel’s first birthday
Q&A with Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota
A hero of two armies
Celebrating at 60
Savta Suzy and Saba Momi
לְכָל אֶחָד יְרוּשָלַיִם
אַלְבּוֹם חָדָש: שָלוֹש
אַחַת. אַחַת וְאַחַת
הַמַסָע אֶל הַצִיוּר: אַבְרָהָם פֶרְדוֹ
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Texas professors condemn Israel trip for students
Pope Francis urges the powerful to act humbly in surprise TED talk
Reflection and Prayer in Jerusalem from A Truth Seeker
Austrian Chancellor Plants Tree at the Grove of Nations
Fighting Fire with Fire
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
Palestinian business people have not driven their personal cars into Israel since the start of the Second Intifada, over a decade ago.
By ADAM RASGON
Bouab recounts that before Hamas came to power in Gaza he owned four textile factories in the Karni industrial zone, which provided 2,000 jobs.
By GLOBES/AMIRAM BARKAT
In the first quarter of 2017, only 37 seed investment rounds and 40 A rounds closed, bringing in a total of $247 million – 8% less than the money raised in the previous quarter.
By SHARON UDASIN
Like spiritual growth, building wealth is a process.
By AARON KATSMAN
If you’re ever on an overbooked flight in which volunteers are needed, be prepared to negotiate.
By MARK FELDMAN
As Lithuania looks to attract Israelis to its capital city, a few companies have already made the move.
The program seeks to help entrepreneurs with an innovative business or product to deal with the challenges associated with business development and marketing.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
Jerusalem Post Group CEO Ronit Hassin-Hochman visited the Bright Dairy offices yesterday and announced the decision.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Like many socially motivated founders and entrepreneurs, he is focused on bringing his product to market and making the world a better place.
By MATT KRIEGER
Israeli American Council, New drama series and more.
By MICHAL GALANTI
The Israeli start-up behind the innovative and life-saving missile defense system Iron Dome will now lend infrastructure support to New York's largest public power organization.
A new study conducted by an Israeli organization found that women make up only 10% of the Israeli hi-tech employee sector in the Valley, reflecting perhaps the sad reality of today's work force.
Intel’s buyout of Mobileye is not a classic story of an Israeli hi-tech company cashing out, but rather a scale-up to bigger things.
Mobileye is working with many of the world’s biggest auto manufacturers to pave the way for self-driving cars and trucks.
"Millions of creators around the world are nurturing their communities and inspiring others with work fueled by passion and purpose."
AMIT AVNER founded Taykey as an alternative to traditional public opinion polls, which he felt were less reliable than comments people wrote on social networks.
Venture capitalist Michael Eisenberg discusses innovation, aliya and the Purim story
By saving money in parallel tracks, apartment and liquid financial investments, you will be able to enjoy your upcoming Simcha a lot more.
Over 500,000 visitors attended events at the center last year.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Entrepreneurs and international industry leaders gather in Jerusalem for OurCrowd Global Investor Summit.
Eight El Al airline supervisors are threatening to resign, including the company's chief pilot, without whom a flight company cannot legally operate.
“Bank Hapoalim Switzerland has been operating for more than 40 years and is based on the stability, professionalism and tradition of Swiss banking.”
The Friends of the Israel Conservatory of Music in Tel Aviv, chaired by retired judge Michal Rubinstein-Shamgar, held its annual meeting last week at the conservatory.
“Israel’s leadership in the cyber security field makes it a natural partner for Ontario in seeking to deliver state-of-the-art technology."
US company Live Nation and Tel Aviv's Bluestone Entertainment have joined forces to launch Ticketmaster Israel.
For some reason, even after demonstrating total ineptitude, we have been trained that we are unable to solve our own problems and that we need to turn to politicians to solve them for us.
Relations between the two countries received a significant boost following Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to Japan in 2014 and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's visit to Israel in 2015.
“It is time that the local authorities march forward and adopt innovative technologies that will contribute to efficient and effective management.”
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
“In the 21st century, there is no reason and no justification for small and medium businesses in the periphery not to be updated for commercialization online.”
Amount raised in the fourth quarter was down 8% from the corresponding quarter of 2015.
Fiverr, backed by large venture capital funds including California-based Accel and Bessemer, is among those hoping to follow the Check Point model.
Steady global growth will continue, fueled largely by the United States
By DAVID ZWEBNER,SELWYN GERBER
ProoV is the first ever so-called “pilot-as-a-service” company, and the only one in the world currently.
By MICHAEL ZEFF
Billionaire Nochi Dankner’s collapse underscores the demise of a whole class of tycoons and the end of an economic era.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Most workers to pay less tax, get additional day off or two.
Industry experts weigh in on whether 2016 was the year of the digital revolution.
Cyber research experts, fashion and design and more.
Elscint founder Dr. Avraham Suhami developed technology for detecting tunnels, but the IDF turned him down. Now he is applying it to early detection of breast cancer.
Some manufacturers may balk, but consumers expected to benefit.
The deal is subject to regulatory approvals, and its completion is expected in the beginning of 2017.
Noble Energy executive says encouraged by Treasury talk of deregulation.
The institute focuses on innovative research in Health Tech and Connective Media.
Our suggestion to other multinational groups with Israeli clients is to do business with them via a company resident in a country that has a tax treaty with Israel.
By LEON HARRIS
According to JVP, Israeli startups can revolutionize the multi-billion dollar global insurance industry which has basically gone unchanged and is now ripe for a tech disruption.
Duracell provides a look inside its Belgium factory as it brings its longest-lasting battery to Israel.
By SUSAN LERNER
“Smart cities need smart protection, and in cyber security Israel is the world leader.”
"The opportunity for Israeli companies now, given the priorities of the new administration, have never been better."
The "smart" security barrier company's CEO says Trump's vow to build wall on US-Mexico may have helped with the major market gains.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Poalim Start-up Week brings together entrepreneurs, hi-tech firms, investors and researchers to brainstorm about the next generation of banking and financial-services technologies.
Over the years Israel has gained a disproportionate presence in the global financial market.
Global economic mayhem? Political mayhem? What drivel.
Israeli startup is aiming to make autonomous vehicles more affordable by revamping a key piece of the detection technology.
IFLY TEK is preparing to launch a headset product by year-end featuring the disruptive VocalZoom HMC solution.
While Cofix has 152 branches in Israel, there are set to be 300 Cofix's in Moscow alone, with up to 1,000 spreading around the country.
Bank Hapoalim to hold week-long event next month to bring together start-ups, entrepreneurs, investors and experts
By STEVE LINDE
Bank Hapoalim teams up with Technion, aspires to expand cooperation through global partners
Dorian Barak, the managing partner at Indigo Global, noted that China might be interested in such an arrangement, but tended to avoid infrastructure projects that traverse multiple countries.
By NIV ELIS
Netafim acquired shares of the company that was its Central American distributor.
In recent years, fourteen kibbutzim and seven companies have taken advantage of Hamashtela’s services, with deals reaching a total of NIS 200 million.
By ARIEL SHAPIRO
The purpose of the evening was to raise money for the construction of a rehabilitation center at Hadassah Mt. Scopus for IDF soldiers who were victims of terror.
According to the Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce, a business group, the High Holy Days will create 6,400 jobs, equivalent to a 1.4% increase in jobs.
Russak-Aminoach, the only Israeli on the list, was ranked 43rd on the 50-strong list dominated by countries such as the UK, China and Switzerland.
The goal of these programs is to break the “start-up nation” out of the “Tel Aviv bubble” and make it more accessible to Israel’s Arab minority.
Des entreprises volent au secours des jeunes en difficulté. Ou comment quelques petites gouttes d’eau peuvent faire de grandes rivières
By SHARON AHARONI
Olim et entrepreneurs ? MATI relève le défi et aide les nouveaux immigrants à monter leur société
By NATHALIE BLAU
Social organization ZE.ZE does good business – and good deeds.
By RACHEL MYERSON
In 2016, Jerusalem saw the opening of 242 new businesses in the real estate sector, while 137 were shut down.
By ALON KUPERERD / JERUSALEM INSTITUTE FOR POLICY RESEARCH
The cities that saw the most construction were Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Netanya and Petah Tikva.
By YAIR ASSAF-SHAPIRA
F**kUp Nights Jerusalem encourages us to revel in failure.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
CreativeMornings Jerusalem offers breakfast and breakthroughs.
How Jerusalem’s small businesses are surviving – and even thriving.
By KEREN PREISKEL
“The goal is to create a critical mass of good deeds, leading to positive change in the world.”
“I just want to say that it will be centered here in Jerusalem."
World's biggest diamond trading floor glistens with display of precious stones.
"The Government and the Coalition claim to represent the people's preferences, but are actually acting directly against the public will."
By ARIANE MANDELL
The Gap franchise arrived to the country in late 2009 and currently has 7 stores operating under the brand name in Israel.
The Israeli mogul is suspected of bribing Guinean public officials in the African country’s capital of Conakry to further his business interests.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,REUTERS
Tel Aviv court sentences the former chairman of the troubled conglomerate IDB Holdings of illegally manipulating the value of his company's stock in 2012.
Kahlon, whose political future hangs in the balance, does not really want to go along with Netanyahu where public broadcasting is concerned.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Held around the roof swimming pool one balmy Tel Aviv evening, the area had been beautifully decorated as a marketplace highlighting select regions of Italy.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
340 New busses
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Social start-ups are filling the gaps left
by shrinking government budgets.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
At 90, industrialist Stef Wertheimer retains a 20/20 vision of the future.
Jeffrey Levi's store displays old toys and collectibles dating from the mid-19th to mid-20th centuries, is situated in a new shopping mall on Arlosoroff Street.
Figure out what your dreams and aspirations are, with whom you want to spend your time, doing what you want to do, and then work as hard as you can to make that happen. Here are tips to get started.
By BATYA L. LUDMAN
Educate yourself to be a successful and
proactive consumer in this country.
By AVIVA BAR-AM
Things that all shoppers in Israel should know.
The value and terms of purchase for the Souq.com agreement, which deal adviser Goldman Sachs called "the biggest-ever technology M&A transaction in the Arab world," were not disclosed.
We have all witnessed the enormous expansion of the economic environment in which Israeli technology companies operate.
By ATIR JAFFE,GUY LACHMANN