Israel Joins Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank, Viewed With Disdain by the US

Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank

The new Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is planning to invest $100 billion in infrastructure projects in Asia, half of which will be allocated by China. More than 40 countries have already announced their intention to join the Bank, which is a Chinese initiative. They include Australia, South Korea, United Kingdom, France, Germany and Italy. Japan More...

Elbit Integrates Color Innovative Helmet in US Navy Seahawks

Elbit Systems

Elbit Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq: ESLT; TASE: ESLT) unit, Elbit Systems of America, was awarded a contract from Science Applications International Corporation SAIC, to install, integrate, More...

Indian Manufacturer Arvind Pays Ralph Lauren $3.2 Million to Settle Licensing Dispute

Kulin Lalbhai , Executive Director, Arvind Ltd

Arvind Ltd (formerly Arvind Mills), an Indian textile manufacturer, announced on Monday that its subsidiary, Arvind Lifestyle Brands, would pay $3.2 million to Ralph Lauren to More...

Will Cablevision Buy the New York Daily News for $1?

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Could Mort Zuckerman’s New York Daily News be sold for as little as $1? That is how much Cablevision has offered for New York’s #3 daily according to a report by Reuters. The More...

Israel Aerospace Industries to Supply Four Super Dvora Mk3 Boat to Africa

Super Dvora MK3 at 48 knots 6 Planing -IAI

  IAI recently received a contract worth tens millions of dollars to supply four Super Dvora Mk 3 Fast Patrol Boat to an African military customer. All four boats will be More...

Dr. Mohammad Mustafa

Palestinian Finance Minister and Deputy PM of Hamas-PA Govt. Resigns

Palestinian Finance Minister Mohammad Mustafa resigned in the face of growing criticism of the slow progress in rebuilding the Gaza Strip after Operation Protective Edge last More...

New and Old Faces in Israel’s 20th Knesset Are Sworn In

By Anav Silverman The Knesset opening session was buzzing with new faces, as 39 new Members of Knesset joined their veteran colleagues in the swearing in ceremony that took place More...

Mayor De Blasio Skeptical About Netanyahu’s Commitment to Peace

  Originally published by JP Updates By Jacob Kornbluh NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio, a staunch supporter of the State of Israel, once again questioned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin More...

Google Stick Turns Any Screen Into a PC, for Under $100

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OK, the world has changed a little more this week, when Google unveiled a USB thumb drive-like gizmo (a.k.a. dongle) called More...

Israel’s Defense System David’s Sling Passes Latest Trial

Israel's defense system David's Sling passes latest trial

  David’s Sling, the new air defense system being developed by Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. in cooperation More...

Ben Bernanke Let’s Blog With Ben Bernanke!

Why do the Fed chairmen keep on messing with the economy, disregarding the lives and fortunes...

nouriel roubini ‘Dr. Doom’ Nouriel Roubini Sees Signs of Life in the Eurozone

 The latest economic data from the eurozone suggest that recovery may be at hand. What is...

Howard Marks Watch Howard Marks’ Talk: The Most Important Thing – ‘Origins and Inspirations’

Warren Buffett said: “When I see memos from Howard Marks in my mail, they’re the first...

Teva Pharmaceutical Upgraded to ‘Outperform’ By Oppenheimer

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Deutsche Bank set a $68.00 target price on Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (NASDAQ:TEVA) in a research note More...

DreamWorks Animation Stock Rises on Success of ‘Home’

DreamWorks Animation has gotten some badly needed good news this week. Its stock rose after the unexpected More...

Showdown Betw. Paul Singer and De Kirchner’s Govt May Sink Argentina

International central securities depositories like Euroclear and Clearstream are intended to facilitate money More...

Producer Steven Kaplan Wins $27 Million in Appeal Over Fake Production Deal

The Big Empty

In late 2010, producer Steven Kaplan signed two deals for $300 million with Anthony Lombard-Knight and Jakob More...

US Citizens Who Boarded Ben Gurion Flights Under Rocket Attack Sue Hamas

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Twenty-six U.S. citizens filed a lawsuit on Tuesday in the Department of Justice asking for compensation from More...

Former Israeli PM Ehud Olmert Convicted in Bribery Affair, His Lawyers Weigh an Appeal

The Jerusalem District Court on Monday convicted former Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert in the Talansky More...