Archive: 8/18/2014
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  8/18/2014, Av 22, 5774

Tzvi Oren: Encouraging Economic Cooperation is the Key to Normalization


The Manufacturers Association president, Tzvi Oren, paid a visit last night (Sunday) to Ariel University in Shomron (Samaria) to examine the ways that business and academia can cooperate to achieve common aims.

During the visit, Oren met with University President Professor Yehuda Danon, Ariel's Chancellor Yigal Cohen Orgad and former Minister of Finance and Director of Research Danny Hardan, who spoke with him about the university's efforts advance and integrate with industry and manufacturing.

Oren also spoke about the development being done in the wine industry, which is so successfully being led by Dr. Shivi Drori, especially against a background of the calls by anti-Semitic groups to boycott goods produced in Samaria and Judea.