Posts Tagged ‘Automotive industry in Israel’

Ronn Torossian-Led 5W Public Relations Launches Israel Practice

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NEW YORK, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — 5WPR, one of the largest independent American public relations firms, today announced the creation of an Israel-Entrepreneur and Technology group to specialize in serving companies from this continuously growing market. The full service New York based PR Agency currently represents nearly 20 Israeli companies across all disciplines, from technology to biotech to entrepreneurial and finance.

EL AL Airlines Selects BoardConnect IFE System

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EL AL Israel Airlines has selected the wireless in-flight entertainment system BoardConnect from Lufthansa Systems for 10 Boeing 737s and 2 Boeing 767s, the companies said Wednesday. Using their laptops, tablet PCs or smartphones, BoardConnect allows EL AL passengers to access on-demand audio and video and other content.

Israel electricity utility urges more natural gas pipelines

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State-owned Israel Electric Corp (IEC) on Wednesday called on the government and natural gas producers to build more pipelines to prevent disruption to gas supplies. Israel has one pipeline to deliver gas from various fields off its Mediterranean coast. It was built for gas supplies from the Yam Thetis site to the southern city of […]

Egypt says not interested in Israeli gas as plans LNG imports

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Egypt is not interested in importing gas via pipeline from Israel and instead is focusing on a plan to import liquefied natural gas, a top Egyptian state executive said on Wednesday. Israel’s energy and water minister said this week that it could supply Egypt with gas through a pipeline that already links them. To receive […]

Israeli Ground Target Acquisition System Delivered to NATO service

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Israel Aerospace Industries’ (IAI) has recently delivered its Ground Target Acquisition System (GTAS) to a NATO country’s Artillery Forward Observer (FO) units. GTAS, developed by IAI’s Tamam Division, is based on the company’s field-proven MiniPOP, integrated with a rugged lightweight tablet, a hand-held display and control, power packs, tripod and special backpack. The total system’s […]

Verizon’s $17 Billion Plan Boosts EZchip Shares in Tel Aviv

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Oct. 20 (Bloomberg) — EZchip Semiconductor Ltd., Israel’s second-largest chipmaker, climbed to a one-month high on prospects the company will benefit from Verizon Communications Inc.’s capital spending plan. Shares of the Yokneam, Israel-based developer gained 3.2 percent to 91.50 shekels, or $25.85. The New York shares advanced to $25.64 on Oct. 18. Verizon, co-owner of […]

IDF Artillery Corps Revamps for New Roles, Missions

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Israel’s Artillery Corps is revamping weaponry, doctrine and institutional culture to transition from a supporting actor in maneuvering war to a center-stage performer of precision, standoff attack. No longer the saturation-centric force that fired off 170,000 rounds to little effect in the 2006 Lebanon War, today’s Artillery Corps aspires to “one-shot, one-target” accuracy.

Startup Stud Ori Allon And Knicks Star Amare Stoudemire Buy Israel Basketball Team

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Ori Allon has been a fan of Israel’s Hapoel Jerusalem basketball team since he was 12. So when New York Knicks star Amare Stoudemire asked if he was interested in owning their home-town team, Allon jumped at the chance.Allon is well-known in the tech world as an engineer with a Midas touch. He sold his […]