09.29.2016 | 26 Elul, 5776
Report: Hezbollah patrol hit by mine in Lebanon, near Israeli border
Shimon Peres and Oslo: Addict or visionary?
Abbas lauds Peres's peace efforts in condolence letter to family
Palestinians left wondering as Saudi paper takes Netanyahu’s side
Peres had appreciation of power and impact of sports
Israeli clubs return to continental action
Schools open with Peres memorial
Peres to lie in state outside Knesset
Shimon Peres: A life in pictures
Son of Shimon Peres mourns his legendary father's passing
Editor's Notes: Peres pushed the nation forward
Netanyahu mourns loss of Peres as Israel bids farewell to a founding father
Israel to host first Japanese Film Festival in October
Oops, he did it again!
Gate shrine from First Temple period unearthed at Tel Lachish National Park
World-renowned David Bowie tribute show coming to Tel Aviv
Big league hopes for NY sports kosher caterer
Jerusalem, Mac TA to liven up Cup quarters
Peres’s final contribution: His corneas
Apple reportedly developing iPhone 8 in Israel
Agritech investor: Opportunities abound with Israeli entrepreneurs
Hospital officials: More funds needed for healthier food
'Israeli hospitals need increased funding to provide healthful meals'
Israeli researchers uncover unique evolutionary signature in autism genes
Global agtech investors find 'rich pipeline of opportunities' in Israel
Israel to supply gas to Jordan in $10 billion deal
Israeli pathfinder in plant-based biopesticide industry earns posthumous award
Israeli solar tech could make clean water a global reality
Comment: End of an era - The many faces of Shimon Peres
Media comment: Trump-phobia
Creating Jewish meaning for the young at heart
The Temple Mount
Congress rejects Obama veto of Saudi September 11 bill
Iran atomic chief: Trump presidency wouldn't endanger nuclear deal
Iran has missiles that can hit Israel, Revolutionary Guards official says
Support for writer’s assassin triggers alarm in Jordan
Rouhani: Zionists pressuring US to violate Iran nuclear deal
Obama threatens to veto two Iran-related bills
Did ISIS use chemical weapons in rocket strike near US troops in Iraq?
Report: ISIS shoots down Syrian warplane allegedly killing pilot
France's 'first all-female ISIS cell' allegedly sought to strike Eiffel Tower
ISIS ploting to massacre Christians in Belgian shopping mall
Lauder recalls a memorable conversation with Peres
US Jewish groups mourn Shimon Peres, laud his contribution to Israel
Marking 75 years since the infamous Babi Yar massacre
UK's Liberal Democrats suspend former MP for alleged antisemitic tweets
Tech Talk: Intel gets smart with ‘learning building’
New Israeli tech sees machines leading the blind
Who won the first Trump-Clinton presidential debate?
Comment: For Israel at Hofstra it was Passover
Good times come as Israel omitted from the US debate
Ignoring Israel: Why Clinton and Trump sparred on foreign policy, but didn’t mention Mideast ally
London's Muslim mayor backs Clinton for US president
When politicians get sick: Is Hillary Clinton's health like Ariel Sharon's?
Debilitating image of Clinton jolts US presidential race
Livni: Clinton health hysteria would not be the same if she were a man
Palestinians: Donald Trump shows 'disregard for international law'
Trump campaign: Clinton should be disqualified for event hosting Palestinian teacher
Pride and affirmative prejudice: Donald Trump and the Jews
Trump proposes disarming Clinton bodyguards: 'Let's see what happens to her'
Kim Kardashian calls for help for Jewish cancer patient from Israel
Sailing adventures along the Baltic Sea
Swiss judge: Muslim students must shake female teachers' hands or face fine
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of Sptember 23, 2016
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?
Who said it? Yair Lapid or the Ikea catalog?
Take our Quiz: What should Netanyahu's UN gimmick be this year?
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Coupling Trump and Netanyahu
Money to spend
Back out of the bottle
A never-ending struggle
From Tex-Mex to Rugelach: Four great new cookbooks
Book Review: The Iran Wars
Hot off the Arab press
Quiche, the ultimate comfort food
Corridors of Power in Jerusalem: Separate and not equal
This week in Jerusalem
A tribute to Barry Chamish
All Jerusalem’s a stage
A love letter to Italy
Hate into hope, ugliness into color
Jazz: The big picture
Getting to know Ian Lawrence
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The Christian German who saved Jews speaking Yiddish
The Church has contributed to antisemitism, Archbishop of Canterbury says
The Pope receives Jewish world leaders ahead of Rosh Hashana
A Lake in the Middle of the Desert at Dimona's Ben Gurion Park
International Cleanup Day in Israel 2016 Launched in Afula
From Copenhagen to the Casuarina Circle at Ilanot
A Global Perspective on Dry Land Forestry and Restoration
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
Netafim acquired shares of the company that was its Central American distributor.
By SHARON UDASIN
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.
By NIV ELIS
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.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
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.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
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.”
By AARON KATSMAN
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.
By LEON HARRIS
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 outrage on the right and “stimat piyot” (silencing those that disagree with you) goes against the very fundamental rule of freedom.
Pensioners in the ‘third age’ can have a new life by establishing a small niche company based on their talents, experiences and interests. A new Hebrew-language book explains how to do it.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
The company says that pick-up times are less than 10 minutes, on average, and that the travel time is roughly on par than a taxi.
“I have done okay, but not as good as the market.”
In the 2016 Index of Economic Freedom, jointly published by 'The Wall Street Journal' and the Heritage Foundation, Israel reached its highest score ever.
By NATASHA SRDOC AND JOEL ANAND SAMY
Israeli company has developed a cross-device identification system to help advertisers target consumers.
Dov Frohman bemoans the Start-up Nation’s exit culture.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
In a September notice to the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, Ahava said that its prospective buyer, which was unnamed at the time, would control more than 51% of the company once the deal went through.
By LAURA KELLY
The popularity of Playbuzz’s content is skyrocketing.
While pleased with the level of economic growth in the private sector, Rivlin was never-the-less troubled by the huge gap in wages between high and low income earners.
By NIV ELIS,GREER FAY CASHMAN
The startups won a challenge to develop high-tech solutions for the future city’s security, landscaping, and engineering.
By GLOBES/IDAN RABI
"A decision against approving the deal would signal to foreign investors that Israel does not respect the rules of conduct and OECD standards," says Golan.
An Israeli Beduin woman runs a successful business making beauty products from camel milk, attracting thousands of tourists to her facility in the Negev.
"Compared to Silicon Valley, the valuation is usually less,” says Chinese businessman.
Israel's tallest building will replace the Yediot Ahronot building on the north side of Tel Aviv's Azrieli Center.
25 businesses for every 100 residents, only 7% in danger of closing
Israeli Innovation Day, featuring the best of Israeli hi-tech, will open on April 6.
By RINA BASSIST
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
“Cake decorating gave me more than a profession. It gave me the confidence to try other things that I never thought I could do."
By SHAINA OPPENHEIMER
After numerous complaints, Israel banned binary options this year.
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.
Afraid to leave, she remained. Upon his return, Shamian again raped and sexually assaulted her, the indictment stated.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,MOR SHIMONI/MAARIV
The 11.5 million documents was published on Sunday, following a year-long investigation of their contents.
By NIV ELIS,JTA
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
Ira Liran returns to his homeland to launch Vita Coco in Israel.
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
A new faux ‘Apple’ store pledges to bring cheaper prices and better service to Tel Aviv.
Iran has warned that blocking the sale would be a violation of the nuclear accord.
By MICHAEL WILNER
JERUSALEM MAYOR Nir Barkat, prior to running the 10 km. marathon with reservists from his paratroop unit last Friday.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
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