20 stories about Diplomacy
דובאי מרינה אומגה

Diamond Trade Binds Israel and the UAE Together

27.11.18|Ronen Shnidman
Diamonds comprise a significant portion of the Israeli economy, generating roughly 13% of the country’s total goods exports in 2017
אבו דאבי ארמון מלוכה מגדלי אתיחאד

Long Hidden Ties Are Made Public as Israeli Officials Descend on Gulf States

12.11.18|Adi Pick
For years held under the radar, relations between Israel, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, and the UAE have suddenly become an official matter, with no less than four official state visits in October alone. The Israeli anthem was played for the first time in Abu Dhabi
Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan lands in Israel October 22 2018

Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan Lands in Israel for Official Visit

22.10.18|Lilach Baumer
Wang is co-heading a joint China-Israel innovation committee alongside Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu
בנימין נתניהו ישיבת ממשלה 12.8.18

Netanyahu Says Israel Wants “Excellent Relations” With Indonesia

15.10.18|Adi Pick
Indonesia and Israel do not have official diplomatic relations, but Israelis and Indonesians are allowed to visit each other’s countries
בנימין נתניהו וראש ממשלת הודו נרנדרה מודי בים

Flipkart’s Foothold Marks New Milestone in Tightening Israel-India Business Relations

28.09.18|Tofi Stoler
On Tuesday, Indian e-commerce juggernaut Flipkart acquired Israeli retail analytics startup Upstream
מימין ראש ממשלת ישראל בנימין נתניהו ונשיא ה פיליפינים רודריגו דוטרטה

Israeli Officials Cozy Up to Philippine President Duterte

04.09.18|Tofi Stoler
Currently on a four-day state visit to Israel, Duterte has met with Israel’s Prime Minister Netanyahu and President Rivlin, and signed collaboration agreements between the two countries
בנימין נתניהו ראש ממשלת הודו נרנדה מודי בשדה התעופה של מומביי

Israel-India Film Co-Production Agreement Comes Into Effect

Expedited visas, financial grants, and tax exemptions are some of the benefits the Israeli government agreed to extend in order to help joint productions
וונג זיגאנג שר הכלכלה הסיני בישראל בסיור עם אראל מרגלית

China’s Minister of Science Wang Zhigang on a Two-Day Visit to Israel

19.08.18|Hagar Ravet
The Chinese minister said that Israeli innovation could serve as a bridge between China and the U.S.
סגן נשיא סין ואנג צ'ישאן

China Appoints Xi Jinping’s Right Hand Man to Head Government Initiative to Bolster Tech Ties with Israel

12.08.18|Ofir Dor
Vice-President Wang Qishan will co-chair the China-Israel Joint Committee on Innovation Cooperation alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
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Yuval Noah Harari Snubs Israeli Consulate Over Anti-Liberal Legislation, Report Says

30.07.18|Asaf Shalev
The celebrity historian cited recent decisions by the Israeli government impacting the rights of gay couples and ethnic minorities
בנימין נתניהו ב אפריקה יוני 2017

Is Israel Dropping the Ball on Africa’s Economy?

27.07.18|Amir Sabhat
The story of the Israeli technology industry is an inspiration for hope and rebirth for many of the African nations, and Israel must therefore create a serious policy that will encourage relations with the countries of Africa
ראש הממשלה בנימין נתניהו נשיא סין שי ג'ינפינג בייג'ינג מרץ 2017

Soaring Israel-China Trade Leaves Netanyahu Exposed to U.S. Hawks

26.07.18|Asaf Shalev
New official data shows that Israeli exports to China reached $2.8 billion in the first half of 2018, a 73% increase compared to last year. The U.S. may eventually look at growing ties between the two countries as undermining White House efforts to curb Beijing’s influence
מטוס בואינג 787 דרימליינר אל על

El Al Drops Supreme Court Petition Against Air India

26.07.18|Tomer Hadar
Israel’s national carrier dropped its motion after the court signaled that it would not rule on the issue of access to Saudi airspace
מטוס אל על ממריא

Israel’s Supreme Court Advises El Al to Drop Petition Against Air India

22.07.18|Tomer Hadar
In its petition, El Al asked the court to either secure permission for its airliners to pass over Saudi airspace or prohibit India’s national carrier from doing so during flights to and from Israel
בנימין נתניהו ישיבת ממשלה 17.5.18

Benjamin Netanyahu Meets With Jordan’s King Abdullah II in Amman

This is the Israeli prime minister’s first public meeting with the Jordanian monarch since 2014
הנסיך ויליאם 12.6.18

Prince William to Visit Israel, Palestinian Territories

12.06.18|Meir Orbach with Yaniv Halili and Itamar Eichner, Yedioth Ahronoth
During a five-day tour of the region in late June, Prince William will visit Tel Aviv, the West Bank, and Jerusalem
הצהרת בנימין נתניהו על הגרעין האיראני 2

As Israel Faces Drought, Netanyahu Offers Iran Help in Tackling Water Crisis

11.06.18|Tofi Stoler
The Israeli prime minister is currently running an active diplomatic campaign against Iran’s leadership, most specifically against the nuclear program deal, from which the U.S. announced it is withdrawing in May
מלון ישרוטל ים המלח

Israel Postpones Ban on Indonesian Tourists

07.06.18|Yoav Stoler
Originally meant to come into effect on Saturday, the ban is now scheduled for June 27, if current diplomatic efforts between the two countries fail
תיירים בירושלים קבוצות מאורגנות של תיירים בכניסה ל כנסיית הקבר ירושלים

Israeli Tourism Organization Urges Government to Reconsider Ban on Indonesian Tourists

06.06.18|Yoav Stoler
Last week, Israel issued a sweeping order banning all Indonesian nationals from entering the country following reports that Indonesia would not let Israelis in over events in Gaza

Israel to Deny Entry of Indonesian Tourists Starting June

30.05.18|Tofi Stoler
The ban comes after Indonesia started denying entry visas from Israelis following recent confrontations in Gaza