20 stories about HIgh-Tech
טוקיו צומת שיבויה רחובות מפורסמים ערים פופולאריות

Japanese investments in Israel dropped 57% in 2023

25.02.24|Meir Orbach
Investments by Japanese companies in Israel returned to 2018 levels, even though the number of transactions remained stable
הייטק היי-טק היי טק השקעות גיוס הון הנפקה אקזיט כסף דולרים מחשב מחשבים

Full list of Israeli startup M&As in 2024

Israeli high-tech companies remain a sought-after commodity despite the crisis in the market
משרד ריק הייטק עובדים נעלמים גוסטינג

Full list of Israeli high-tech layoffs in 2024

ועידת טוקיו 2023 יואל אסתרון מו"ל כלכליסט

High-tech must be the driving engine of the new Israel

15.01.24|Yoel Esteron
“Israeli high-tech must be the driving engine of a new, better Israel. I already know there is no need to encourage you. You have proven that you understand your essential role,” said Calcalist Publisher Yoel Esteron, speaking at the Tech TLV conference
לירון רוז משקיע אנג'ל

Israel needs to formulate a cross-ministerial strategy to assist the tech sector

14.01.24|Liron Rose
"Israel's technological advantage isn't assured. We must adopt a proactive approach, similar to tech companies striving for continuous innovation," writes Liron Rose
עו"ד יוסף ספי זינגר יו"ר רשות ני"ע

Israeli securities watchdog heads to US to reassure investors amid Gaza war fallout

"We believe there is an opportunity in Israel that after the war the economy will grow. The same thing happened in past wars or military campaigns in Israel the last two decades,” said Seffy Zinger, who recently took over the helm at the Israel Securities Authority
מימין מנכ"ל ביוקאץ' גדי מזור ומייסד שותף בטראקס יואל בר אל

State of the unicorns 2024: Fighting for revenue

10.01.24|Meir Orbach
A promise of future income no longer ensures unicorn status. Interest rate increases and the recession in the industry sent investors looking for actual revenue and companies that will streamline and lay off
מיה אייזן צפריר מנכ"לית לאומי טק

Israel's high-tech industry is sure to overcome the challenges of the current war

09.01.24|Maya Eisen Zafrir
“The unique DNA of the Israeli high-tech and its vast history of coping with challenges and crises in recent years, are key to its capability to prevail in such a complex period,” writes Maya Eisen Zafrir, CEO of LeumiTech
חיילי מילואים ב עוטף עזה מלחמת עזה 13.12.23

From battlefront to boardroom: Return of Israel's reservists will propel tech recovery

With the war in Gaza entering a new phase, the IDF is adjusting deployment plans and sending reservists home, many of which will also be returning to their jobs in high-tech
נפילה נפילת רקטה קריית שמונה טיל חזבאללה לבנון מלחמה חרבות ברזל 2.11.23

"It doesn't matter how long the economic rebound takes. We're long-term bullish on Israel"

22.12.23|Reuters and CTech
Around 70 investors, CEOs, and senior executives of US-based technology, venture capital, and private equity firms took part in a three-day series of economic planning sessions, solidarity discussions, and support meetings in Israel this week
מלחמת עזה בתים הרוסים ב קיבוץ כפר עזה 15.10.23

Israeli high-tech’s next great mission: rebuilding the Western Negev communities

13.11.23|Idan Tendler
Senior VP at Palo Alto Networks and chairman of Place.IL, Idan Tendler, writes about the contributions of the high-tech industry to Israel’s war effort and the need to continue those efforts in the days after the war.
Alon Huri, Guy Goldstein and Nissim Tapiro

Israeli unicorn Next Insurance raises $265 million in funding, with same valuation since 2021

01.11.23|Sophie Shulman
The latest funding round is the largest in the company's history and brings the total amount raised by Next to approximately $1.1 billion since its founding.
מגזין מנהלים 28.12.21 יאיר נחמד מנכל נאייקס

Israeli company Nayax to acquire Retail Pro International

The payments platform has purchased Retail Pro for $36.5 million, and expects to see earnings immediately following the closing of the deal at the end of the year.
אהוד שניאורסון ו הילה חדד חמלניק

Emergency fund established to support struggling early-stage Israeli startups

15.10.23|Sophie Shulman
The Safedome fund plans to invest amounts of up to half a million dollars in about 100 startups by the end of 2023 through a short application process
מימין מייסד WeWork אדם נוימן ומייסד סלינה דניאל רודסבסקי

Can Selina and WeWork find stability beyond the high-tech mirage?

23.08.23|Sophie Shulman
Shaping the future: Pondering Selina and WeWork's path to stability beyond high-tech illusions
מגדל עזריאלי שרונה תל אביב

Israeli tech startups increasingly opt for US incorporation amid judicial overhaul

While mass job relocation is unlikely, the shift of companies and intellectual property registration abroad raises concerns over tax flows
מהפכה משפטית מחאת ההייטק הפגנה הייטק

Finance Ministry weighs leverage funds to offset judicial overhaul hit on high-tech

08.08.23|Sophie Shulman
Following the judicial overhaul's severe impact on the high-tech sector, Israel’s Ministry of Finance is considering the creation of leveraged funds, a tool that was employed during the severe crisis of 2008