12.03.2016 | 3 Kislev, 5777
Palestinian village to state: Stop activists flocking to Amona
Jailed over satirical Facebook comments, Beduin man faces incitement charges
Turkey’s Erdogan: Israel restricting Muslim worship
Israeli minister: More than Arafat, Abbas is Israel's 'number one' enemy
Report: Iran owns 5% of shares of the German firm building subs for Israel
The EMP threat: Could Israel be blacked out?
In Pictures: Stormy weather pours over Israel
Yellow-and-blue needs to flip switch to contend
Netanyahu’s controversial lawyer also connected to PM’s son-in-law
Sharansky: Israel’s failure to engage Diaspora Jews in dialogue a ‘serious threat’
Parachuting beyond the glass ceiling
Analysis: Netanyahu’s nasty November
Classical: Not the ‘Nabucco’ you know
Top 10 things to do
Jazz: Here and now
Maccabi TA falls to tough defeat vs Efes
Yellow-and-blue hosts Efes in Euroleague showdown
J’lem books Top 16 with Ljubljana triumph
Moments before signing an agreement, El Al and pilots in open conflict again
Breast cancer patients’ modesty could force male surgeons out of business
Why are pro-Israel portfolios investing in Israel’s foes?
Israel, EU seek to utilize tech-education to solve impending job crisis
Helmsley Charitable Trust donates $5m. to Jerusalem hospital
Acting like Bert or Ernie
New cases of HIV down in Israel
After long dry spell, rains pour over Israel
Asbestos hazards continue to plague Beit Meir residents after fires
Environmentalists: Don't replant trees after Israel's fires
Captain Sunshine expands from solar energy to wind
Keith Ellison: The wrong man at the wrong time
A call to vote against the Muezzin law
The US and Israel: Our mutual cybersecurity innovation
Know comment: The formula for Israel’s triumph
Saudi woman pictured without hijab gets pounded with death threats
Iran says extension of sanctions act by US Congress violates nuclear deal
Extension of Iran Sanctions Act passes US Congress
Hezbollah vs ISIS vs Israel
Iranians in Kenya face terrorism charges for Israeli embassy 'attack plot'
CIA chief: Tearing up Iran nuclear deal would be Trump's biggest 'folly'
Iran's Khamenei slams Rouhani for being 'too open' toward West
Iran warns of retaliation if US 'breaches' nuclear deal with sanctions
Shin Bet nabs Arab-Israeli teen planning to join ISIS
'Gaza risks becoming easy launchpad for ISIS,' says Qatari minister
Islamic State reportedly uses 'chemical gas' against Syrian rebels
J Street defends Ellison, says attacks only serve to silence Israel debate
Stolen iron gate of Nazi death camp found in Norway
Andrew Sachs, Holocaust escapee and lovable waiter on 'Fawlty Towers', dies at 86
DNC’s Keith Ellison responds to ADL criticism over Israel tape
BGU, Paypal announce R&D partnership in big data and cybersecurity
Mobileye head: In two decades, cars as we know them will be obsolete
Autonomous driving becomes a reality
Mississippi Gov. to ‘JPost’: Trump will be great for Israel
Diplomacy: Donald Trump, have we got an Israel policy for you!
South Carolina governor who opposed anti-Israel BDS to be Trump's UN envoy
US Holocaust museum alarmed over 'hateful speech' by white nationalists
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
Grapevine: Between investigative reporting and a vendetta
Tradition Today: A fence too tall
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of December 2, 2016
Metro Grapevine: Cinema City opens in Netanya
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Petitioners suggest Trump name US-Lebanese ex-porn star as Saudi envoy
Why ‘Daily Show’ host Trevor Noah had a bar mitzvah
Was CNN right to apologize over caption on 'alt-right' antisemitism?
How Trump's top aide Stephen Bannon made money from 'Seinfeld'
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
The secular kabbalist
Love and betrayal behind the lines
Parashat Vayeitsei: The danger of routine
Reassessing American interests in the Middle East
Top of the hill
Cooking: Back to Tangier
Pascale's Kitchen: Yeast Cakes
Rising to the challenge
This week in Jerusalem
From the ashes
Open for all, open for Shabbat
Israel’s food waste and how to prevent it
Nature fests and acid trips
Art therapist Mindy Edelman: Cut out for vision boards
The gift that keeps on giving
שְלוֹשָה אַחִים וּמְעָרָה
חוֹפֵי הַיָם שֶל יִשְׂרָאֵל
ִיחִידַת הָאוֹפַנוֹעִים שֶל מַדַ"א
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T.E. Lawrence wanted to see Jewish colonies – 'bright spots in a desert' – in the Holy Land
'I am always ready to help'
Christian heritage site found ransacked after monastery retaken from ISIS
Danny Atar: “For each tree that was burned, we’ll plant two new ones”
Police Sappers from Abroad Plant Trees in Memory of Jonatan Vermeulen
JNF UK Dedicates the Jonathan Wohl Music School at Ono College
Update: Six days of battling the flames throughout Israel
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
By UDI SHAHAM
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
Noble Energy executive says encouraged by Treasury talk of deregulation.
By MICHAEL ZEFF
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.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Over the years Israel has gained a disproportionate presence in the global financial market.
Global economic mayhem? Political mayhem? What drivel.
By AARON KATSMAN
Israeli startup is aiming to make autonomous vehicles more affordable by revamping a key piece of the detection technology.
By SHARON UDASIN
IFLY TEK is preparing to launch a headset product by year-end featuring the disruptive VocalZoom HMC solution.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
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.
By MICHAL GALANTI
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.
The co-working space has been a hit among Israel's start-ups, many of which want a flexible office space without the commitments or hassles of moving into a full office as they grow.
Gidi Kroch, the CEO of Leket Israel, says the program should be adopted and funded by the government, but so far, there has been little response.
Shufersal, Israel’s largest retail chain, to distribute Perrigo’s kosher formula across country.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The discount chain's decision is likely to be welcome news to the ultra-Orthodox population, which has some of the highest poverty levels in the country.
Securing your retirement is important for your future savings. See what are the best ways to obtain a diversified and long term growth investment portfolio.
By IN JERUSALEM STAFF
Monday's sale was not the first time that the sale of a major Israeli company to China drew fire.
The initiative came up after Tilles discovered that in this region there is only one company, and it operates without any competition.
Overall, the CPI increased by 0.4% in July, mostly pulled up by fruit and vegetable prices, according to Alumot Investment house.
United Hatzalah – an organization of first responders – recently received a special donation, thanks to Hollywood actor Jeremy Piven.
By AMIR TZUMER
"This is a very important process, which is expected to encourage international energy companies to invest in the natural gas market in Israel," says Steinitz.
A 1.5 liter bottle of Coca-Cola cost roughly 40% more than the same amount in the United States.
The app connects to users’ accounts and lets them write checks, such as regular payments to landlords or vendors.
Engie seeks to address the helpless, uncertain and frustrating feelings drivers have when they need to fix their car at the mechanic.
Heads of Israeli business organizations pen letter to Netanyahu, urging government to form a plan to prevent brain drain.
Last week, chairman of SpaceIL, Morris Kahn and Ariella Kisch Delaney held a summer “spaceship” party for the organization.
Salaries increases in the high-tech industry have outpaced those in the broader economy, as companies have competed for skilled workers who are in low supply.
Paraguay President Horacio Cartes of Paraguay had a busy day on his recent visit to Israel.
Analysts say term may be scare tactic to help reduce prices.
The mismanagement of recent years is having an effect on the liquidity premium that investors demand.
Just under 36% of El Al’s flights arrived on time last month. Roughly 64% of the month’s flights experienced delays of at least 15 minutes and the average delay was 48 minutes long.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
From the Governor of the Bank of Israel to three bank CEOs, women dominate the top echelons of Israel's financial system.
By VERED RAMON-RIVLIN/GLOBES
“The one thing that offends me the most is when I walk by a bank and see ads trying to convince people to take out second mortgages on their home so they can go on vacation. That’s approaching evil.”
The MOU flagged ten different possible areas for cooperation between the company and the Israeli government.
Though Uber has operated in Israel since 2014, competing with Gett as an app-based taxi service, the innovation that has made the company a global phenomenon remains outlawed in Israel.
Study finds that companies continue to outpace the state’s economy in overall revenue and job growth.
The OECD has indeed facilitated a potentially large increase in tax revenues and tax enforcement measures for governments around the world.
On Sunday, the company announced that it would create a fintech innovation lab in association with The Floor, a fintech hub based at the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange.
“We live next to the Start- Up Nation but are not part of it,” said Ala Sader, director of MasarUp.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Even now, Israel's GDP per capita - a measure of wealth and productivity per person - is 40% lower than that of the United States.
Shai Abad, the Ministry of Finance's director-general, said that the Israeli government was looking forward to "broadening the Israeli horizon" regarding eco-technology.
Finance Ministry preparing a package of reforms that would tackle Israel's ignominious place in the international rankings.
"A free trade agreement between Israel and South Korea will be a significant milestone in trade relations between the two countries and carry significant economic potential for them."
The survey, the first IDI survey to examine economic perceptions, found that the public holds largely negative views on the country’s civil service.
'Bureaucracy is one of the main factors that ignited the housing crisis in Israel in recent years, and this reform deals directly with the root of the problem,' Kahlon said.
“Ontario is the ideal location to take innovative ideas from concept to marketplace — we have a competitive corporate tax rate, a strong financial sector and a talented workforce.”
Private consumption, on the other hand, grew 4%, and investment in fixed assets grew a healthy 7.5%.
Kulanu MK Eli Cohen thinks that’s going to be good for Israel’s productivity, and if he has his way, the country will soon get a lot more vacation days.
Software giant building tech-focused school to encourage girls to study sciences
Effect of tax treaties Tax treaties override the domestic Israeli law on matters of principle like residency, but can’t make the new reporting requirement go away.
Histadrut Chairman Avi Nissenkorn said called the news important “not only to the 3,500 families but for the economy as a whole and the food retail sector in particular.”
By NIV ELIS,GLOBES
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
A guide to returning items and getting your money back.
By AVIVA BAR-AM
At one of capital’s hottest start-ups, a platform caters to the needs of the prospective global grad student.
By ORRI J. AVRAHAM
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
Fusing technology and God, the modest Emunah Center seeks to impact the world’s consciousness.
... and is the government to blame?
By ORIT ARFA
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
The documents are available on a website, reportedly backed by Russia, that uses anti-Semitic stereotypes to attack Soros.
Israel's ports have long been a sore sport for industrialists.
Along with Dankner, all defendants in the case were convicted of manipulating the issuing of shares in order to inflate their prices.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Energy-saving 'smart' lighting and 'smart' irrigation systems, which can be controlled remotely, may soon become a park staple, powered by solar light panels.
340 New busses
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
At 90, industrialist Stef Wertheimer retains a 20/20 vision of the future.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
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
Israeli consumers ordered a big cup of ‘no.’
Dalai Lama-endorsed Google-created leadership seminar sprouts in Tel Aviv.
By MARION FISCHEL
Cherie Blair discusses her foundation’s work in the Middle East encouraging female entrepreneurship.
By TAMAR GOLAN
What to do if stores do not honor the legal refund policy?
Supporting the small businesses of religious Druse.
By JACK BROOK
The Brit bringing Chinese wood to Israeli homes.
By PEGGY HOROWITZ
Hagit Shinover left her cosmetics shop to join her father in creating the Cofix cut-price coup.
Zielinski & Rozen Parfumerie is not to be sniffed at.
By RACHEL MYERSON
Iran has warned that blocking the sale would be a violation of the nuclear accord.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Let’s learn from our Olympic heroes and from the newlywed couple that I mentioned above and become much more financially disciplined.
It’s hard to imagine that Israeli exports 66 years ago were Oranges, kerosene burners and artificial teeth. Today, Israel is known for its impressive hi-tech industry.
By YAAKOV KATZ
Genesis Prize founder Mikhail Fridman discusses the world economy.
By MIKHAIL FRIDMAN