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Israel Grants Its Citizens Permission to Visit Saudi Arabia

26.01.20|Adi Pick
Geographically located just 25 kilometers away from one another, the two countries have no formal diplomatic relations, though unofficial ties have been warming up in recent years
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Self Probe Won’t Cut it for Israeli Spyware Company NSO, Says Citizen Lab Researcher

17.04.19|Omer Kabir
Bill Marczak, a senior fellow researcher at the University of Toronto's Citizen Lab, a digital and human rights research group, spoke Thursday at Calcalist’s Mind the Tech Conference in New York
העיתונאי הסעודי ג'מאל חשוקג'י נרצח ב איסטנבול סעודיה

Israeli Government Signed Off on Sale of Spyware Allegedly Related to Khashoggi’s Death, Report Says

09.12.18|Amarelle Wenkert
The Washington Post’s journalist David Ignatius writes that by allowing the sale of local cyber technologies, Israel made an ally in Saudi Arabia
העיתונאי הסעודי ג'מאל חשוקג'י נרצח ב איסטנבול סעודיה

An Associate of Slain Saudi Journalist Khashoggi Sues Spyware Company NSO

03.12.18|Omer Kabir
The Saudi dissident alleges that spyware by the Israeli surveillance company had been used to track his communications with Khashoggi, and was instrumental in planning the latter’s killing
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
נ"מ סורי בשמי דמשק מתקפת חייל האוויר על יעדים ב סוריה

Regional Violence Highlights a Middle Eastern Arms Race

14.05.18|Amir Rapaport, IsraelDefense
President Trump's withdrawal from the Iran Deal unveiled a small portion of an arms race that has been underway in the last few months throughout the Middle East
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CTech’s Weekly Roundup of Israeli Tech News

Israel blurs the line between defense apparatus and local cybersecurity hub. Israel to share new national health database with local tech industry
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Israeli National Carrier Petitions Against Air India’s Direct Flights to Tel Aviv Through Saudi Airspace

28.03.18|Tofi Stoler
El Al petitioned Israeli Supreme Court to prohibit Air India from using the route, as long as Israeli carriers are not allowed use it
מומבאי הודו ערים יקרות נדל"ן

Netanyahu Announces Plan for Direct 5-Hour Flight Route Connecting Tel Aviv and Mumbai

26.03.18|Tofi Stoler
On Thursday, the first Israel-bound flight allowed to pass through Saudi airspace landed in Tel Aviv seven hours after taking off in New Delhi
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Air India’s First Direct Flight to Israel Over Saudi Airspace to Take Off Tonight

22.03.18|Tofi Stoler
The new direct route reduces the duration of flights between India and Israel from 7.5-9 hours to 5-6 hours
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Air India Launches Direct Five-Hour Flights Between Delhi and Tel Aviv

07.03.18|Ynet News
The flight’s shorter-than-usual haul is due to the fact that Air India received permission to fly over Saudi airspace
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CTech’s Daily Israeli Tech News Roundup

Israeli Prime Minister Says Government Should Avoid Moves to Shore Up Dollar. Generic drugmaker Teva says profit will continue to drop in 2018.
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Saudi Arabia to Allow Flights to Israel Through Its Airspace, Israeli Officials Say

08.02.18|Itamar Eichner, Danny Sade and Smader Perri, Yedioth Ahronoth‏
According to a Reuters report, a Saudi official denied the country has issued the required permits
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CTech’s Daily Israeli Tech News Roundup

Israeli regulator proposes to ban crypto-focused companies from stock exchange. Israeli military unveils intelligence fusion unit. The shekel is getting stronger.
מוסף שבועי 4.1.18 תקציר מנהלים אנה מוזיצ'וק

After Boycotting Riyadh Tournament, Ukrainian Chess Champion Says She’s Saddened to Lose Titles

04.01.18|Diana Bahur-Nir
Anna Muzychuk lost two world titles last week after opting out of the world speed chess championship
אן לינדה שרת המסחר והאיחוד האירופי של שבדיה

OECD Should Move to Close Big Tech’s Tax Loopholes, Says Swedish Minister

06.12.17|Ran Abramson
In an interview with Calcalist, Minister for EU Affairs and Trade Ann Linde discusses tax havens for tech companies, Brexit and the status of women in Saudi Arabia
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CTech's Weekly Israeli Tech News Roundup

Teva to axe over 4,000 employees. Hedge fund warns it may push to replace board at chip company Mellanox. Big Tech bails on Israeli Treasury party
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CTech’s Daily Israeli Tech News Roundup

Tech company Mellanox has a new activist shareholder in Starboard, Israeli medtech had a busy day, cybersecurity entrepreneur wants people to be nice online and plans to use AI to do it. Also, can Israeli companies help Saudi Arabia build its futuristic robo city?
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Despite Internal Turmoil, Saudi Arabia Still Attractive to Multinational Tech

21.11.17|Doron Peskin
Earlier this month, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman launched an arrest campaign aimed at the country’s senior officials and top businessmen