Tag archive for ‘Boycott’
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Jewish Business News On Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Oxford University Awards First Israeli Rhodes Scholars Despite BDS Call for Boycott

  After decades of campaigning to include Israel in the prestigious international Rhodes scholarship program established at Oxford University, the first two Israeli academics have been accepted since the More...

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Jewish Business News On Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Citibank Joins Roger Waters Boycott

  Citibank has refuted claims that it is a sponsor of Roger Waters‘ current tour, joining other major companies like American Express. The announcement comes as a backlash to Roger Waters’ vile More...

News On Thursday, February 25th, 2016

CANADA: BDS Vote Stirs Up Hostilities on McGill Campus

Since the contentious vote on Monday in support of boycotts, divestment and sanctions against Israel, many students are saying they have been targeted for their opposition and that social media is now chock-full More...

Jewish Business News On Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

Canadian Parliament Approves Anti-BDS Motion

The Canadian parliament on Monday passed a motion formally condemning the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions  (BDS) movement against Israel  by a large majority. The motion passed in a 229-51 vote, from both More...

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JNS On Saturday, February 13th, 2016

Oscars’ $55, 000 Israel Trip Slammed by BDS Activists

Palestinian activists from the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement are criticizing the voucher for a $55, 000 all-expenses-paid trip to Israel that is being offered to major Oscar nominees as part More...

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News Brief On Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

Stars to Boycott Oscars Over Lack of Nominees’ Diversity

  The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is answering the growing calls for a boycott over its lack of diversity in the 2016 Oscar nominations. For the second year in a row, no person of color More...

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Richard Horowitz On Thursday, January 14th, 2016

U.S. Church Puts 5 Banks From Israel on a Blacklist

The pension fund of the United Methodist Church in the U.S., (the General Board of Pension and Health Benefits), recently placed five Israeli banks on a list of 39 businesses in which the fund will not invest, More...

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Jewish Business News On Monday, November 23rd, 2015

German Dept Store Returns Israeli Products to Shelves

  last week German department store KaDeWe removed products made in the West Bank and the Golan Heights from its shelves, today KaDeWe management announced that it was retracting its decision. In its More...

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News Brief On Monday, August 10th, 2015

Israel Set Up BDS Hotline for Exporters

The Israeli business newspaper Globes report today that the Presidium of Israel Business Organizations opened a special channel for queries about reports and complaints by business owners about cases of a boycott More...

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News Brief On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

EU Rejects Report: No Plans to Boycott Israeli Banks

  The European Union is not planning to impose sanctions on Israeli banks, a senior EU official said Wednesday, hours after an EU think tank released a report recommending such a course of action. “We More...


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