Archive for the ‘Israeli press review’ Category

Leviev sells Russian language cable station for $6.5m

Lev Leviev and Africa-Israel have sold their stake in Vash Telekanal to their partner Alexander Levin. Lev Leviev is selling Israel’s Russian language cable station, Channel 9 to his partner Alexander Levin. Africa-Israel Investments Ltd. (TASE:AFIL), which he controls, today notified the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) that it and Leviev have sold their 48% stake in […]

Israel-Chicago partnership targets water resource innovations

The University of Chicago and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev will begin funding a series of ambitious research collaborations that apply the latest discoveries in nanotechnology to create new materials and processes for making clean, fresh drinking water more plentiful and less expensive by 2020.

Blue I Water Technologies completes global patenting for PRIZMA

Blue I Water Technologies, a prominent global provider of smart and simple water quality analyzers and controllers, has been granted yet another patent on the PRIZMA water analyzer and controllerfor residential swimming pools, this time by the Canadian Intellectual Property Office.

Jellyfish season hits Israel’s Mediterranean

“The swarm is rather dispersed this summer, with few – but occasionally large – individuals reaching the shore,” Dr. Bella Galil, of Israel Oceanographic and Limnological Research, told The Jerusalem Post on Monday.

« Gas is a strategic resource »

In the past century, the balance of power in the Middle East was largely based on the access to the oil fields discovered in it. The next half century will be the era of natural gas as a strategic asset. In contrast to the oil era, Israel has the potential of being a major player […]

IEC to start $9b Leviathan gas talks

Israel Electric Corporation (IEC) (TASE: ELEC.B22) is preparing to buy natural gas from the Leviathan field. At stake is a multibillion dollar deal for its Hadera power station, which will only go ahead if IEC decides to convert the power station to gas. A decision is due within days, subject to the project being financially worthwhile.