web analytics
60.8 F
Jerusalem, Israel
4 Kislev 5778 -
? Wednesday, November 22, 2017


5th on Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index Mark Zuckerberg Richest Living Jew

Philanthropist kingmaker casino magnate Sheldon Adelson ranks 24th on Bloomberg's list, with $28.4 billion.

Merkel Protests Erdogan’s Comparing Germany to Nazi Germany

'There is absolutely no reason to allow ourselves to be reproached over this,' a German government spokesman said.

Kremlin: Putin, Netanyahu to Discuss Israel-PA Peace Deal in Moscow

The two leaders 'are also expected to discuss key aspects of the Palestinian-Israeli settlement.'

This Week in Japan: Two Investor Conferences on Israeli Innovation

Japan is an important trade partner for Israel. In 2015, Israeli exports to Japan reached close to $770 million, with imports from Japan to Israel reaching $1.3 billion.

Dutch Watchdog Organization on Anti-Semitism Urges Rotterdam to Cancel Hamas Conference

The Dutch national security agency said the Rotterdam mayor had not, as he claimed, been in touch about the Hamas conference.

Putin-Netanyahu to Meet in Moscow Thursday

'Iran is trying to establish itself permanently in Syria, with a military presence on the ground and at sea, and also a gradual attempt to open a front against us on the Golan Heights.'

Reports: Tony Blair Met with Kushner on Becoming Trump’s Mid-East Advisor

In May 2008, Blair announced a new plan for peace and based mostly on the Peace Valley plan, an effort to promote economic cooperation among Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority.

Lost 400-Year-Old Autobiography of Jewish Governor Returned to Mexico

In addition to his political career, Luis de Carvajal y de la Cueva was probably a slave trader, and the first Spanish person to cross the lower Rio Grande into Texas from Mexico.

Gustav Metzger, Father of Auto-Destructive Art, Dead at 90

The Who's Pete Townshend who studied under Metzger claimed the latter's teachings had inspired him to destroy guitars onstage at the conclusion of his band's concerts.

Muslim Teen Gets 7 Years for Attacking Jewish Teacher in France

After the attack, the head of the Jewish community in Marseille was widely criticized for telling Jews in his city not to display their yarmulkes in public.

Brussels on Level 3 Alert, Terror Attack Foiled Near Ancient City Gate

Sainte Gilles Mayor Charles Picque said the driver was a "radicalized man." He was detained after police found the gas canisters in his car.

Croatian Government to Investigate Country’s Pro-Nazi History

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said he would like the commission to recommend how to educate children about human rights violations under totalitarian regimes.

Report: Obama Staff Collected Last-Minute Intelligence on Trump’s Russian Ties

The British and the Dutch, according to former anonymous American officials speaking to the Times, provided information on meetings between President Vladimir Putin's and Trump's associates in European cities.

Netanyahu Meets with Indian National Security Adviser

The meeting was in preparation for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Israel this summer.

Israeli Art Exhibit, Highlighting Refugee Crisis, Open at UN Delegate’s Entrance

The exhibit draws attention to the refugee crisis and features works of welded iron superimposed over Reuter’s photographs of refugees.

Report: 80.59 Carat ‘Star of Viluysk’ Sold During Israel’s International Diamond Week

Recently, Russian mining giant Alrosa and the Israel Diamond Exchange signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at increasing cooperation between the two organizations.

ISA: Israeli Convert to Islam Indicted on ISIS Ties

The ISA views the departure of Israelis to Syria and Iraq as a very dangerous phenomenon.

Netanyahu to Zambian President: Africa’s Future Endangered by Radical Islam

'In seizing the future, Israel is coming back to Africa in more than a verbal way,' Netanyahu promised.

Herzog Warns Israel to Prepare for Jews Fleeing Western Anti-Semitism

"I call on the government to urgently prepare... a national emergency plan for possible waves of immigration of our Jewish brothers to Israel."

Mahmoud Abbas to UNHRC: Recognize ‘Palestine’ to Preserve Two-State Solution

"Palestine will remain the litmus test for this council," Mahmoud Abbas told the UN Human Rights Council.

154 French MPs Demand Hollande Recognize Palestinian State

'This is the way to respect international law as well as the security of Israel.'

Tziporah Malkah, Netanyahu’s Tycoon Friend’s Former Fiancée, Booted Off Aussie Reality Show

She was engaged to billionaire businessman James Packer until the couple separated in 1998 after five years together and a two-year engagement.

German Ambassador to Confer Order of Merit on Hebrew University President

The Federal Republic of Germany will recognize Prof. Ben-Sasson's commitment to German-Israeli relations

Jewish Holocaust Scholar Saved by Texas A&M Official from Deportation

His lecture at the symposium was titled Writing on the Dark Side of the Recent Past.

Pro-Palestinian Crowd Demands Netanyahu’s Trial as PM Wounds-Up Australian FM

'This guy is a wanted criminal, and our prime minister is very happy to hug him and kiss him and be with him – that's unfair.'

Latest News Stories


Sponsored Post

Recommended Today


Something Random from the Week

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/jewish-news/5th-on-bloombergs-billionaires-index-mark-zuckerberg-richest-living-jew/2017/03/06/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: