Posts Tagged ‘Industry in Israel’

12 top ad-tech companies in Israel

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Israeli technology is enabling the digital advertising revolution that changes the way advertisers reach customers and the way customers engage with ads. Until not long ago, advertising was about devising a uniform message and plastering the same ad everywhere in hopes of reaching the most customers. Today, advertising is driven by algorithms to achieve automatic […]

El Al Israel Airlines posts $25 million profit for 2013; launches subsidiary UP

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Israeli carrier El Al Airlines has reported a full-year net profit of $25.4 million for 2013, reversing the $18 million loss the airline posted in 2012. El Al’s revenue increased 4.3% in 2013 to $2.2 billion as expenses for the year were up 3.1% to $1.8 billion, producing an operating profit for the year of […]

GreenSpense to Represent Israel at the 2013 International Cleantech Open Ideas Competition

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As the winner of the national Cleantech competition, GreenSpense will represent Israel in the international competition this November in Silicon Valley 12 billion aerosol sprays, gels and foams are manufactured annually; over 500,000 tons of gas (used as a propellant in aerosols) contribute to the expensive packaging and environmental danger of today’s aerosol canisters. An […]

Biolinerx In-Licenses Type 1 Diabetes Treatment With Israel Institutions

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In an effort to develop and commercialize its antibody treatment for type 1 diabetes, BioLineRx has signed a worldwide, exclusive license agreement with Yissum Research Development Company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, B.G. Negev Technologies and Applications, and Hadasit Medical Research Services and Development, all based in Israel.

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 […]

Pentagon Fast-Tracks Fielding of Israeli-Designed Robot

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The US Defense Department is fast-tracking deployment of an Israeli-designed, stair-climbing micro robot to support special operations and explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) forces. Designed by Roboteam, a small start-up firm based here, the Micro Tactical Ground Robot (MTGR) is being rapidly deployed to special operations forces, the US Department of Homeland Security and other users […]

Israeli firms pioneering screening techniques for women’s cancers

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TEL AVIV (JTA) — To save women in Kenya from cervical cancer, all you need is an iPhone. That’s the goal of MobileOCT, a year-old Israeli start-up developing a smartphone-mounted camera that can take a detailed image of the cervix. An accompanying app will read the image, analyze it and determine whether a tumor is […]

EZchip Discount Narrows on Earnings Forecasts: Israel Overnight

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EZchip Semiconductor Ltd. (EZCH) rose in New York, narrowing the Israeli chipmaker’s discount to Tel Aviv-traded shares, on speculation that earnings growth will pick up in the second half of the year.