Ukraine

20 stories about Ukraine
Irena Ben-Yakar  Deloitte Israel

For companies, ESG efforts invite both celebration and scrutiny

01.08.22|James Spiro
Environmental, Social, and corporate Governance is becoming a mainstay for companies - to the delight and ire of many
Melanie Garson Tony Blair

The internet is “at risk of fracturing” amid geopolitical unrest and unregulated tech companies

10.07.22|James Spiro
Technology is both the underlying problem and solution to the world’s biggest challenges off and on the internet, explains Dr. Melanie Garson of the Tony Blair Institute for Global Change
מוסף שבועי 11.7.19 ארקדי וולוז' נשיא יאנדקס העולמית

Israel's missed opportunity to recruit Ukrainian and Russian tech employees

22.05.22|Sophie Shulman
While the Israeli government is busy debating whether or not to grant Russian and Ukrainian tech workers work visas, they have already been granted entry by Turkey and Poland who are beating Israel in solving the tech worker shortage
ילדים במחנה פליטים באוקראינה משתמשים בקסדות V

Israel's field hospital in Ukraine using VR to treat refugees

10.04.22|Omer Kabir
The staff of Israeli field hospital “Kohav Meir” visited a refugee camp for Ukrainians displaced from their homes equipped with advanced VR goggles, and telehealth devices to diagnose patients remotely
מוסף שבועי 10.3.22 ולדימיר פוטין והאוליגרכים

These are the Russian oligarchs circling Putin

14.03.22|Sophie Shulman
Toy soldiers or a hope for a coup? Here's a rundown of the oligarchs surrounding the Russian president and why the West should lower their expectations of them
Dan Fishel OurCrowd

4 ways the war in Europe will change global tech

04.03.22|Dan Fishel
How might the war between Russia and Ukraine affect the global tech ecosystem in case of a protracted conflict, asks Dan Fishel of OurCrowd
מימין ויקטור וקסלברג רומן אברמוביץ' ו מיכאיל פרידמן

From Russia with Money: Amid Ukraine invasion investors look toward Israel

02.03.22|Sophie Shulman
Panic-stricken wealthy Russian Jews, many of whom have already fled in private planes or on yachts for homes abroad, are realizing that Israel is an attractive and important investment option
סטיבה והצוות

Despite Russia-Ukraine tensions, Axiom Space mission is “ready to fly”

01.03.22|Yafit Ovadia
“Ax-1 is really a path finder for new commercial opportunities in low-Earth orbit, and the research will lead to space exploration becoming fully commercial,” says Axiom Space Director
עולים על רכבת חילוץ ב קייב

Russia-Ukraine conflict presenting Israeli tech with real-world challenges

27.02.22|Sophie Shulman
While the world’s eyes are glued to the news, Israeli high-tech companies with centers in the Ukraine attempt to move hundreds of their workers out of the country
Nadav Arbel Dudu Jansenson CYREBRO

As Russia-Ukraine violence escalates, CYREBRO’s security efforts cross the digital into the physical

24.02.22|James Spiro
The company, which usually helps clients with their cybersecurity needs, is facing its second crisis in its second country in its second year
הפגנה בקייב

Israeli tech companies are bracing for Ukrainian crisis escalation

15.02.22|Maayan Manela
Numerous Israeli companies have R&D centers in Ukraine and some are already relocating employees due to the fear from a potential Russian invasion
Farm Vertical Field

Vertical Field prepares to launch its topsy-turvy farms in Ukraine

06.01.21|James Spiro
The country’s national distributor, Moderntrendo SRO, will promote the fields to more than 260,000 daily customers
Josh Shoham Rami Nahum AppGreat

We’re not stealing jobs from Israelis, insists company helping startups outsource tasks to programmers in Bulgaria

16.11.20|James Spiro
With Covid-19 forcing everyone to work remotely, GreatApp offers young companies more bang for their buck, hiring cheaper labor in Eastern Europe
אורי יהודאי

Frutarom’s CEO, chairman, auditor knew of eastern Europe bribes, claims 2018 letter before action

07.06.20|Tomer Ganon
A letter instigating IFF’s internal probe into subsidiary Frutarom outlines how for years the company used questionable payment methods in Russia and Ukraine
רחוב יפו רכבת קלה ירושלים

Ukrainian Company Selected to Monitor Jerusalem’s Street Cameras

12.04.20|Meir Orbach
Jerusalem selected the Israeli-owned, Kiev-based company to save costs, according to one person familiar with the deal
עמוס סילבר טלגראס

Telegrass Co-Founder Amos Silver Caught in Ukraine, Again, Report Says

18.08.19|CTech
Silver, who managed to escape from custody on Thursday moments before being put on a plane to Israel, was re-arrested in Uman on Saturday, according to Israeli news website Ynet
מחשב מחשבים ניידים

Searching for Available, Affordable Talent, Israeli Tech Companies Look to Ukraine

16.12.18|Amarelle Wenkert
A new report on the Israeli tech industry shows that talent shortage is increasingly pushing local tech companies to establish research and development operations offshore