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Netanyahu: I will win at least 40 seats

Netanyahu: I will win at least 40 seats

In an online campaign meeting, the Prime Minister explained to small business owners the dangers of forming a dedicated party.Shlomo Witty, 14/01/2021 22:55
'Social justice' meddles in America's business board rooms‏

'Social justice' meddles in America's business board rooms‏

If 'diversity' is endorsed by the Securities and Exchange Commission, it will destroy our business community from top to bottom. Op-ed.Alan Bergstein, 22/12/2020 07:37
Prepare for doing business with Israelis

Prepare for doing business with Israelis

A review of the book ISRAELI BUSINESS CULTURE, Building Effective Business Relationships with Israelis, by Osnat Lautman.Dr. Harold Goldmeier, 15/08/2019 20:59
Best Ingredients for Success in Today’s Global Economy

Best Ingredients for Success in Today’s Global Economy

College of Law and Business in Ramat Gan offers a bilingual law program and a business program taught fully in English.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2018 10:43
Petah Tikva Provides A Fifth of Israel's Exports

Petah Tikva Provides A Fifth of Israel's Exports

A new survey by the Economy Ministry shows that the city, all by itself, is responsible for nearly one fifth of all of Israel's exports.Yaakov Levi, 22/03/2015 16:05
World Bank: Israel Less Business-Friendly Now

World Bank: Israel Less Business-Friendly Now

The World Bank Israel listed in 40th place as a business-friendly location, two places below Israel's position in the 2013 report.Moshe Cohen, 02/11/2014 17:20
Israeli Hareidi Experts Boost US Real Estate Firms

Israeli Hareidi Experts Boost US Real Estate Firms

Israel leads hi-tech, but did you know it is a major force in the US real estate world due to a highly trained group of hareidi women?Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/08/2013 17:01
Bar Ilan Business School to Discuss Social Justice

Bar Ilan Business School to Discuss Social Justice

Are Israeli corporations "socially responsible?" A Bar-Ilan conference explores the consequences of the social justice protestsBen Bresky, 21/07/2013 20:27
Book Details History of Jews and Capitalism

Book Details History of Jews and Capitalism

"Jews were often excluded in the past by law from economic life making them look for new economic opportunities," says author of book.Douglas Goldstein, 29/05/2013 00:14
‘Why Does Israel Want Me to Divorce?’

‘Why Does Israel Want Me to Divorce?’

Businesswoman asks why couples in business together are punished for being married.Maayana Miskin, 12/05/2013 13:58
Israel, PA Ink Business Arbitration Deal

Israel, PA Ink Business Arbitration Deal

Israel and the PA signed a deal instituting a business arbitration center to work out disagreements between Israeli and PA firmsDavid Lev, 28/03/2013 14:06
Chinese Businessmen Connect to Israeli Companies

Chinese Businessmen Connect to Israeli Companies

13 leading businessmen from China are discovering Israel "in a different way." Arutz Sheva met the group.Yoni Kempinski, 03/12/2012 10:13
Gaza Terror Costs Israeli Businesses $55 Million

Gaza Terror Costs Israeli Businesses $55 Million

Experts said that Gaza area factories and businesses are out NIS 200 million after Operation Pillar of DefenseDavid Lev, 22/11/2012 17:25
Antitrust Authority Takes on Bakery Cartel

Antitrust Authority Takes on Bakery Cartel

The government’s antitrust watchdog has indicted several bakeries for colluding on prices.Maayana Miskin, 31/08/2012 14:37
Retirement Talk and Marketing

Retirement Talk and Marketing

Israeli financial expert Douglas Goldstein helps you prepare for retirement. Plus, a word or two about effective marketing.Douglas Goldstein, 22/08/2012 22:53
Growing Optimism For Israeli Oil Industry

Growing Optimism For Israeli Oil Industry

"Our company has mapped over 250 billion barrels of recoverable oil in Israel," says Dr. Harold Vinegar of Israel Energy Initiative Ltd.Ben Bresky , 20/03/2012 04:46
Ikea to Build Third Store in Israel

Ikea to Build Third Store in Israel

Ikea on Tuesday announced plans for a third Israeli store – this one to be built in Kiryat Ata, outside Haifa.David Lev, 27/12/2011 14:22
Interest Soars on Spanish Debt

Interest Soars on Spanish Debt

Spain is facing the threat of being sucked in to the maelstrom of the debt crisis as interest rates soar.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 19/07/2011 21:45
Baidu Will Pay Music Companies

Baidu Will Pay Music Companies

Addressing Western Complaints of violations of intellectual property rights China's premier search engine signs deal with western music companies.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 19/07/2011 18:32
Summers' Wintry Blast at EU

Summers' Wintry Blast at EU

Lawrence Summers has warned the EU that it is running out of time and Germany, in particular, must step up to solve the crisis.Amiel Ungar, 18/07/2011 22:35
Haredis Hopeful on Housing

Haredis Hopeful on Housing

MK Yisrael Eichler (UTJ) thinks leftist housing protest could help homeless Hareidim as well.Gil Ronen, 18/07/2011 13:16
Meretz Stickers Illegal?

Meretz Stickers Illegal?

MK Aryeh Eldad files police complaint against Meretz activists who marked products made in Judea, Samaria.Gil Ronen, 17/07/2011 19:44
Zionists to Mark Yesha Products

Zionists to Mark Yesha Products

Grassroots group “My Israel” to mark Judea and Samaria products on retailers’ shelves. Producers are pleased.Gil Ronen, 14/07/2011 20:52
Arab Spring Broke Tourism

Arab Spring Broke Tourism

The “Arab Spring” has led to an investor exodus and a drop in tourism as fears of terrorism send tourists to other destinations.Chana Ya'ar, 13/07/2011 12:10
Em Hamoshavot Interchange Opens

Em Hamoshavot Interchange Opens

Beginning this week, the new “Em Hamoshavot” interchange is set to open, promising smoother traffic flow for commuters.David Lev, 13/07/2011 07:09
Civil Service: Hire More Arabs

Civil Service: Hire More Arabs

Israel must ensure that 10% of public workers are Arab, the new head of the Civil Service said Tuesday.David Lev, 13/07/2011 05:13
Iran Saudis Spar on Oil Prices

Iran Saudis Spar on Oil Prices

Iran is pushing for lower oil production to keep prices high as demand increases but slowsAryeh Ben Hayim, 12/07/2011 22:57
'Go Green' and Make Money

'Go Green' and Make Money

Israel’s "green machine" helps make the country energy independent, lessens the need to buy coal from Israel-haters and makes money for homeowners.Baruch Gordon, 12/07/2011 20:36
Egypt-Israel Deal ‘Out of Gas’

Egypt-Israel Deal ‘Out of Gas’

The latest Egyptian-Israel gas pipeline blast signals a further erosion of “goodwill” from Cairo, says Landau. Electricity prices to soar.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/07/2011 12:21
Jellyfish Attack Electric Plant

Jellyfish Attack Electric Plant

Jellyfish have attacked a power plant in Ashkelon, just days after workers in Hadera warned their own plant was facing a similar invasion.Chana Ya'ar, 12/07/2011 00:12
Debt Contagion Threatens Italy

Debt Contagion Threatens Italy

Europe's failure to convincingly tackle the problems in the smaller states has now created doubts about the major economies.Amiel Ungar, 11/07/2011 23:45
Tourism Set to Break Records

Tourism Set to Break Records

262,000 visitors entered Israel in June 2011– a record for the month of June. In the first half of 2011, 1.6 million visitors arrived in Israel.Gil Ronen, 11/07/2011 15:52
IsraAID to Help South Sudan

IsraAID to Help South Sudan

The Israel Forum for International Humanitarian Aid (IsraAID) will help the world's newest country get started.Chana Ya'ar, 10/07/2011 21:16
Lebanese-Israeli Energy War?

Lebanese-Israeli Energy War?

Lebanon warns Israel is “playing with fire” by staking out energy claims in the Mediterranean. Beirut says Israel’s discoveries belong to Lebanon.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/07/2011 14:45
Israeli Diamonds Among the Best

Israeli Diamonds Among the Best

AN international jewelry and diamond exhibition took place this past week in one of the world's best-known diamond making countries: Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 08/07/2011 09:18
Pro-PA Fly-In Stymied in Europe

Pro-PA Fly-In Stymied in Europe

European authorities have blocked anarchists from joining the "fly-in" into Israel's Ben Gurion International Airport.Chana Ya'ar, 07/07/2011 23:41
Lake Kinneret Water Level Drops

Lake Kinneret Water Level Drops

The water level in Lake Kinneret (the Sea of Galilee) has dropped 20 centimeters in the past month, according to environmental officials.Chana Ya'ar, 07/07/2011 19:04
EU Rules Won't Fly Say Airlines

EU Rules Won't Fly Say Airlines

The European attempt to impose emission curbs on foreign carriers outside its airspace is facing heavy resistance.Amiel Ungar, 06/07/2011 23:07
Bezeq's Internet Cable to Italy

Bezeq's Internet Cable to Italy

Internet provider Bezeq International has completed installation of the first segment of an underwater cable to Italy.Chana Ya'ar, 06/07/2011 18:26
Jellyfish Threaten Israeli Power

Jellyfish Threaten Israeli Power

Jellyfish have become the latest threat to Israeli energy consumption as the creatures begin to clog the power station at Hadera. Chana Ya'ar, 06/07/2011 17:44
‘Short Week’ Idea May Not Work

‘Short Week’ Idea May Not Work

A proposal to put Israel on a shortened work week, with Friday a half-day and Sunday a vacation day, may be buried before it gets off the ground.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 06/07/2011 12:33
China Threatened by Bad Debts

China Threatened by Bad Debts

Moody's warned that Japanese Banks were exposed to problematic loans, particularly to local governments.Amiel Ungar, 05/07/2011 23:38
Gas Flow from Egypt Resumes

Gas Flow from Egypt Resumes

Gas began to flow again from Sinai to Israel Tuesday night as Egypt determined that the pipeline bring gas to Israel was only slightly damaged.David Lev, 05/07/2011 23:10
EU Unity? Not for Jobs

EU Unity? Not for Jobs

Ian Duncan Smith,Labor and Pension Secretrary, complains that jobs created are being swallowed up by immigrantsAmiel Ungar, 03/07/2011 08:18
EU Bailout is a Greek Tragedy

EU Bailout is a Greek Tragedy

The austerity package that passed the Greek Parliament and the parallel injection of credit is a major gamble that could make things worse.Amiel Ungar, 01/07/2011 00:06
Out of Sight, Out of Mind

Out of Sight, Out of Mind

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European E. Coli from Egypt?

European E. Coli from Egypt?

An outbreak of the deadly E coli bacteria that spread across Europe last month has been traced to fenugreek seeds from Egypt. Hana Levi Julian, MSW, 30/06/2011 15:51
Denmark Blocks Israeli Security

Denmark Blocks Israeli Security

Denmark is refusing to allow Israeli security personnel to carry arms and conduct routine security checks of passengers at Kastrup Airport.Chana Ya'ar, 29/06/2011 21:34
Sarkozy Bucks the Tide

Sarkozy Bucks the Tide

France already gets most of its power from nuclear energy and is sticking with it for competitive and ecological reasons.Amiel Ungar, 29/06/2011 00:06
Greece Paralyzed By Strike

Greece Paralyzed By Strike

Greece is voting with its feet against austerity with a 48 hour general strike that will contribute further to the country's problems.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 29/06/2011 00:02
Keeping Israeli Business Israeli

Keeping Israeli Business Israeli

Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin called on Israeli corporate executives not to rush to give up control of their companies to foreign elements.David Lev, 28/06/2011 20:08
New Plan to Preserve Dead Sea

New Plan to Preserve Dead Sea

Tourism Minister Stas Misezhnikov is hoping to persuade the prime minister Monday to adopt a plan to keep the Dead Sea from dying.Chana Ya'ar, 27/06/2011 01:14
Apple Removes '3rd Intifada' App

Apple Removes '3rd Intifada' App

Anti-Israel computer application called “The 3rd Intifada” has been removed from the Apple App Store for violating its developer guidelines. Chana Ya'ar, 23/06/2011 13:57
Israel Okays Gaza Construction

Israel Okays Gaza Construction

Israel has given the go-ahead for a building project in Gaza. A massive amount of construction materials will be transferred. Chana Ya'ar, 22/06/2011 19:55
PA Claims 'Gas' Theft Near Gaza

PA Claims 'Gas' Theft Near Gaza

The Palestinian Authority accuses Israel of "stealing" its natural gas resources by authorizing exploration of Gaza waters for gas fields. Chana Ya'ar, 22/06/2011 13:17