Posts Tagged ‘israel’

Israel-based Utilight develops revolutionary new technique for 3D printing solar cells

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Jun 10, 2015 | By Simon With the rise of various products that are aimed at creating and harvesting sustainable energy, it comes with little surprise that many of the world’s top thinkers have been looking to additive manufacturing to develop unique solutions that could one day hold the answer for the future of clean […]

IAEA INSARR Mission to Israel

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An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Integrated Nuclear Safety Assessment of Research Reactors (INSARR) mission was held in Israel from 7 to 11 July 2013. The purpose of the mission was to conduct a peer-review of the safety of the IRR-1 Reactor, located in the Soreq Nuclear Research Center (SNRC). The mission included IAEA safety […]

Israel PM to visit China to enhance ties, trade

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will arrive in China on Monday, in a rare visit Israeli officials hope will increase exports to the Asian economic giant. Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends a cabinet meeting in Jerusalem on April 21, 2013. Netanyahu will arrive in China on Monday, in a rare visit Israeli officials hope will […]

Israel Weapon Industries Extends Capabilities Of X95 Assault Rifle For Defense Agencies

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Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) has announced the introduction of a new conversion kit for their X95 assault rifle that permits use of 5.45mm caliber  – making it the only weapon in the world that can shoot with as many as 3 calibers: 5.56mm, 9mm, and now 5.45mm. IWI is an Israeli manufacturer of small arms, that […]

Website traffic monetization firm Dynamic Yield lands $2m from The New York Times and others

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Dynamic Yield, which develops audience personalization software that helps online publishers and e-retailers increase revenue yield and measure key engagement metrics, has raised $2 million in funding. Founded in 2012, Dynamic Yield’s Series A round was led by Bessemer Venture Partners, with The New York Times Company and Google chairman Eric Schmidt-backed investment firm Innovation Endeavors […]

Tamar launch heralds ‘game-change’ for Noble Energy, Israel

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This month, Noble Energy is scheduled to bring onstream the first phase of the Tamar gas field in the Levant basin offshore Israel, which the company is billing as the world’s longest subsea tieback and the largest offshore project to date for the Houston-based operator. The Alliance Engineering-designed deck and topsides were installed in December […]

Flies model a potential sweet treatment for Parkinson’s disease

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Researchers from Tel Aviv University describe experiments that could lead to a new approach for treating Parkinson’s disease (PD) using a common sweetener, mannitol. This research is presented today at the Genetics Society of America’s 54th Annual Drosophila Research Conference in Washington D.C., April 3-7, 2013.

Qoros in talks with European dealers

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Qoros, the new Chinese car manufacturer, has confirmed it is negotiating with distributors and dealers ahead of its debut in some European markets later this year. The brand, pronounced “chorus”, was founded in 2007 and is a collaboration between the Chinese Chery brand and Israel Corporation, the international investment vehicle. It formally launched at last month’s […]