Ziel Feldman Bets Big on Manhattan’s Smaller Condos 

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Ziel Feldman, chairman and founder of Manhattan-based HFZ Capital Group, has announced that he will not be building high priced luxury condos on his newly acquired property — contrary to the market expectations. The announcement comes a week after Feldman paid $ 870 million for New York’s most sought after site located at 76 Eleventh Avenue.     Talking More...

Uber Introduces UberESPAÑOL

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- – Do you enjoy using Uber’s services and are a native Spanish speaker? Well you are in luck. The company has rolled out its new Spanish language service “UberESPAÑOL” More...

Nat Rothschild’s NR Holdings Drops Out of the Race for Asia Resource Minerals

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Nathaniel Rothschild’s NR Holdings and Russian coal company SUEK have dropped out of the race for Asia Resource Minerals. NR Holdings issued a statement announcing its withdrawal More...

Elbit Systems Acquires NICE Cyber and Intelligence Division for $157.9 Million

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Elbit Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq: ESLT; TASE: ESLT) acquires NICE Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq: NICE; TASE: NICE) Cyber and Intelligence division for a total amount of up to $157.9 million More...

French-Israeli Billionaire Drahi Enters US Cable Market With Suddenlink $9.1Billion Deal

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French-Israeli telecom billionaire Patrick Drahi has turned his sights on the U.S. cable market by acquiring a 70 percent stake in cable operator Suddenlink Communications. Drahi More...

uri_avnery Uri Avnery: Who Will Save Israel?

THE BATTLE is over. The dust has settled. A new government – partly ridiculous, partly terrifying...

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev President Prof. Rivka Carmi Queen Elizabeth to Honor BGU President Prof. Rivka Carmi

- Buckingham Palace has announced that Ben Gurion University President Prof. Rivka Carmi is to be...

Yulia-Tymoshenko / Yuliya Tymoshenko Former Prime Minister of Ukraine, Yuliya Tymoshenko: Keeping Europe’s Eastern Promise

KIEV – For many years, the European Union’s eastward expansion seemed unstoppable. But with Russia’s invasion of...

Western Wall Rabbi Locks Partition to Keep Torah Scrolls Out of Women’s Hands

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- – Western Wall Chief Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz has locked the fence which separates the women’s More...

IDF to Use ‘More Humane’ Non-Lethal Ammunition

- – The IDF will soon introduce a new means for riot dispersal, using a less dangerous rubber bullet. More...

 Matthew Bronfman:”After the Second Lebanon War, Israel Has Become in the Eyes of the World, a Hostile Nation Which Mainly Only Knows How to Attack.”

Mathew Bronfman, the Chair of the Limmud FSU International Steering Committee, stated at a festival which More...

Rabbi Barry Freundel Sentenced to 6.5 Years in Jail

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- – Orthodox Rabbi Barry Freundel, 63, the former spiritual leader of Kesher Israel Congregation in the More...

Prostitute Alix Tichelman Sentenced to 6 Years for Overdose Death of Google Exec

- – A prostitute named Alix Tichelman has been sentenced in a California court to six years in jail for More...

Vikings Owner Zygi Wilf Sued in New Jersey Over Real Estate Deal

- – Zygi Wolf, who own’s the NFL’s Minnesota Vikings, is the subject of yet another civil More...