Gary Jacobs Brings Jews and Arabs Together

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  Gary Jacobs, founder of Next Generation Technology, is creating a model of the idea that people who have to work together in business may ultimately work together to create peace. Next Generation has offices in Nazareth that pair Arab and Jewish scientists on cooperative projects. “The idea is when people work together and prosper together, peaceful relations are possible. Ultimately the world benefits from the revolutionary medical More...

Ilitch Family Under Fire for Construction of Red Wing Arena

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Detroit Red Wings owner Mike Ilitch is receiving criticism over the construction of a new stadium for his team, the Detroit Red Wings. Christopher Douglas, Associate Professor More...

Israel to Boost Azerbaijan’s Fleet

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Israel is beefing up Azerbaijan’s naval fleet. The company Israeli Shipyard will provide six patrol boats and six missile boats. The assembly of the boats will be carried More...

EZchip Jumps on Acquistion Speculation

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- Bank of Jerusalem’s Jonathan Kreizman: The likelihood that the company will be sold is not great. -   Will EZchip Semiconductor Ltd. (Nasdaq: EZCH; TASE:EZCH) More...

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Veolia Caves to BDS, Dumps Share in Israeli Desalination Plant

Veolia, the largest publicly-traded water company in Europe is selling its Israeli businesses after losing contracts over boycott threats. The French-based company is getting More...

Nearly 4,000 in London Protest Against Anti-Semitism

It is not exactly news nowadays that anti-Semitism is on the rise. This usually happens when Israel launches a military campaign, but the attacks against Jews are showing a More...

Former All-Girl Band Member Turned ISIS Jihadist Hopes to Behead Christians

The member of an all-girls rock band, also the mother-of-two, has joined the Islamic State in Syria and has modified her priorities to include beheading Christians with blunt More...

Stylit Gives Free Weekly Fashion Advice to Professional Women

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An Israeli fashion website called Stylit offers a free online personalized styling service for women where users are given More...

Magal Security Gets 4 Million in New Sales Following Losing Q2

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Things are looking a bit brighter for Israel’s Magal Security Systems, an international provider of cyber and More...

Shlomo Ben Ami Former Israeli Foreign Minister Shlomo Ben-Ami: Why Israel?

- Israel’s latest war in Gaza has echoed through Europe’s capitals in a powerful and destructive...

Professor Joseph Stiglitz 101 Nobel Laureate in Economics Prof. Joseph Stiglitz: Democracy in the Twenty-First Century

- The reception in the United States, and in other advanced economies, of Thomas Piketty’s recent...

Professor Nouriel Roubini big NYU Professor Nouriel Roubini: Abenomics, European-Style

-  Two years ago, Shinzo Abe’s election as Japan’s prime minister led to the advent of...

Gazit-Globe Q2 Earnings Up

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Israel’s largest real estate investment firm, Gazit-Globe, has announced strong second quarter earnings for More...

2 Exchange Traded Funds for Tracking Stock Gurus

Of course, one can always find ways to track buys and sells from guru hedge fund managers, but there are exchange...

3 Stocks Warren Buffett Sold in 2014

Warren Buffett of the legendary Berkshire Hathaway sold several of his holdings. Here are three positions he exited or reduced in...

Was Saddam Hussein a Sincere Dictator?

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Are political speeches manipulative and strategic? They could be – when politicians say one thing in public, More...

Rutgers Study: Recession Made Americans Unhappy, Worried, Pessimistic

The protracted and uneven recovery from the Great Recession has led most Americans to conclude that the U.S. economy has undergone...

ComScore: iPhone Users Earn More

By user count, Android is clearly the leading smartphone operating system in the United States. But according to ComScore, there are...
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China-Africa Trade Is Thriving but Corrupt Practices Are Costly to Africans

Resource rich Africa has become a significant trading partner with China, whose bilateral trade stood at $210 billion in 2013, more...
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Ideas and Idols

- Seven years ago, as the ‘limited’, ‘contained’ subprime crash of 2006/07 morphed into the much larger and infinitely more dangerous...
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Paypal Scam Hits Alabama

A Paypal scam his hit Gadsen, Alabama involving multinational sellers from United Arab Emirates, Israel, Great Britain and the Ukraine. Sergeant...