20 stories about Israel
Israel Internet

Report: Israel’s internet is the world’s best value for money

25.01.23|James Spiro
The index was created by ranking 117 countries and territories based on the speed-to-affordability ratios of fixed broadband internet and mobile internet
Mojdeh Bahar Amiram Appelbaum

Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial R&D Foundation to invest $8.4 million in nine new projects

The approved projects, with an overall budget of $20 million, involve innovations in the areas of 3D printing, agrotech, advanced manufacturing, biotech, cell therapy, medical devices, robotics, and space
קו רקיע מרכז תל אביב Tel Aviv Business Center

High-tech helps Israel's exports climb to record $160 billion in 2022

Services, led by high-tech exports such as programming and research and development, will likely account for 51% of total exports
מימין בצלאל סמוטריץ' ו איתמר בן גביר

The year of Israel's disillusionment from the fantasies of the extreme right

20.11.22|Yoel Esteron
“We are expecting a very difficult year, maybe two,” Calcalist Publisher Yoel Esteron writes concerning the new Israeli government, “and after that - the political turnover will come”
UK Israel

UK-Israel relationship to hit new heights amid rocky times

16.10.22|James Spiro
National security, Brexit, and innovation are all reasons why the UK and Israel have been reassessing their trade relationship, explained Matthew Salter, Director at the Department for International Trade in the UK Embassy
קידום עסקי אונליין

Report: Israel ranked top in Digital Quality of Life worldwide

13.09.22|James Spiro
Startup Nation jumped three spots in a year due to its overwhelming score in internet affordability in times of high inflation
עסק קטן הקמת עסק סטארטאפ תוכנית עסקים קטנים 1

Number of new Israeli startups plummets in 2022

Just 162 new startups have been established so far this year according to the IVC Data and Insights research institution
יירוט של כיפת ברזל מעל אשקלון

Israel and Palestinian militants declare Gaza truce

Israel launched pre-emptive strikes on Friday against what it anticipated would be an Islamic Jihad attack
תקיפת בניין בן 5 קומות בעזה מבצע עלות השחר

Palestinian rockets reach west of Jerusalem on third day of Gaza fighting

About 30 Palestinians have been killed in the weekend surge of fighting while rocket salvoes have sent hundreds of thousands Israelis to shelters
פגסוס NSO תוכנת ריגול פרטיות סייבר האקר פריצה

Report: Israeli authorities request most Big Tech user data across Middle East and Western Asia

04.08.22|James Spiro
Cybersecurity company Surfshark analyzed the data requests by local authorities from companies such as Apple, Google, Facebook, and Microsoft

Annual Israel-Japan event mourns Shinzo, praises relations between the two nations

28.07.22|James Spiro
Big In Japan was hosted by SOMPO Digital Lab Tel Aviv, Aristagora VC, and held at the Pearl Cohen offices.
 נפתלי בנט ראש ה ממשלה יאיר לפיד שר ה חוץ ו ראש ה ממשלה ה חליפי

Israel heading for fifth election in three years

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and Foreign Minister Yair Lapid have agreed to dissolve parliament, with Lapid to become transitional PM
Petros Machas

From crisis to success – The real estate rebirth in Greece

19.05.22|Petros Machas
"We believe that the collaboration between Greece and Israel can prove a strategic-game-changer in the real estate and tourism sector in Greece," writes Petros Machas, Founding Partner & Chairman at Machas & Partners Law Firm
UK Israel Health Gateway

UK government opens gateway for Israeli tech companies interested in the NHS

12.05.22|James Spiro
The UK-Israel Tech Gateway program will open channels for collaborations and adaptation of Israeli healthcare tech for UK citizens
Mobileye Car

Mobileye autonomous taxi service on course for Israel launch this year

12.04.22|James Spiro
The company has recorded a 40-minute video that includes its vehicle completing real-world driving maneuvers at night-time in Jerusalem
רני שפרון ו מיטל מרגוליס לין

Big in Taiwan: Israel's tech sector's connection to “Asia’s Silicon Valley”

22.02.22|Meital Margulis Lin and Rani Shifron
"The Israeli Startup Nation and the Taiwanese Scale-Up Nation complete each other, and the combination of the two will accelerate the development and growth of both," write Meital Margulis Lin and Rani Shifron
boarding pass

CTech’s Startup Boarding Pass - The only place that truly appreciates even $500K rounds

In the "Startup Boarding Pass" section, CTech will cover the (relatively) small investments made in early-stage Israeli companies - as well as the entrepreneurs and startups who have not yet had the opportunity to reveal their stories to the world
Ctalk   Gali Wienerman

Accenture: “Startup Nation is very evident and prominent in digital health”

31.01.22|James Spiro
Speaking ahead of Innovation Week, Gali Halpern Wienerman from Accenture discusses Israel’s place in the growing digital health space
Rotem Tomer Viola

A deep dive into Israeli tech’s record-breaking year

23.01.22|James Spiro
A new report by Viola reveals that total funding by Israeli tech startups reached $27 billion in 2021, with $8.1 billion being raised in a record-breaking fourth quarter
אליחי וידל עורך Ctech

The year in which the gap between techies and the rest turned into a chasm

29.12.21|Elihay Vidal
“Rather than left-right, Arabs-Jews, yes Bibi-no Bibi, the tech industry has become the new sector which you either hate or belong to,” writes Elihay Vidal