Daily Israel Report
17:40
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News Brief

  8/4/2011, Av 4, 5771

Ministry, Business Meet on Negev, Galilee Development


Senior officials of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Labor held the first in a series of meetings, Thursday with leaders of Israel's economic community to discuss additional ways to invest in the Negev and Galilee regions. The scope of the Tel Aviv meeting was drawing investments from large local companies, as well as international concerns.

The participants also dealt in new mechanisms for assistance, the elimination of bureacratic obstacles and developing assistance to deal with the emerging markets of India and China.