Chillul Tefila Bifarhesia, as well as halachicly challenged verbiage and dress, are external manifestations of a critical lack of personal yiras shomayim which has lethal consequences.
Posted on: March 11th, 2013News → Global
An Israeli-made pill may be on its way to make the world slimmer. The “slim pill” to reduce obesity could go on the market as a medicine, with the help of a major pharmaceutical company.
Posted on: March 7th, 2013News → Israel
The United States told Israel the sequester axe fell lightly on Israel and that the cut in military aid will amount to $144 million or 5 percent, instead of the originally planned 8 percent of the $3.1 billion aid program. Finance Ministry sources told the Globes business newspaper that “reliable sources” notified Finance Minister Yuval [...]
Posted on: March 7th, 2013News → Global
“Made in Israel” won’t appear anywhere in the new Chinese Qoros sedan, but blue and white brains are under the hood. Israel Corp, which is also behind an electric car, holds 51 percent of Qoros.
Posted on: March 4th, 2013News → Jewish
New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg’s worth is now around $27 billion, according to Forbes, placing him as the 13th richest billionaire in the world. At the top of the list for the second year in a row is Mexico’s telecom entrepreneur Carlos Slim Helu and his family, whose worth is an astonishing $73 billion. Oracle [...]
Posted on: March 3rd, 2013News → Israel
Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz expressed concern Sunday that U.S. financial difficulties would affect Israel’s economy. “We are very worried about the financial difficulties in the U.S., and I hope they won’t hurt us,” he said at the weekly Cabinet meeting. Steinitz’s comments came after Obama on Friday night ordered $85 billion in automatic, across-the-board cuts, [...]
Posted on: February 28th, 2013News → Israel
The Canadian Potash fertilizer company is determined to buy Israel’s huge Israel Chemicals Ltd. (despite opposition among lawmakers and employees of the Israeli company. Over 20 Israeli lawmakers met in Jerusalem Wednesday to discuss the issue, with some voicing strong opposition to the deal, according to Bloomberg. “The sale of ICL to a foreign company [...]
Posted on: February 27th, 2013News → Israel
Gulliver has a one-year license for exploring an area between Sodom and Arad.
Posted on: February 3rd, 2013News → Eye on Palestine
"Low-cost natural gas is the elixir, the sweetness, the juice, the Viagra."
Posted on: January 23rd, 2013News → Israel
Israeli stocks and bounds advanced following elections, “as investors bet Benjamin Netanyahu’s coalition would weaken ultra-Orthodox factions as the nation seeks to narrow its budget deficit,” according to a report by Bloomberg business news.
Posted on: January 13th, 2013News → Israel
The Kinneret is expected to rise at a rate of 1 inch per day until the end of the season.
Posted on: November 1st, 2012News → Local
Remember how the New York Times lionized the anti-capitalist Occupy Wall Street vigilantes?
Posted on: October 31st, 2012News → Europe
Der Spiegel reported that Israel’s government records an estimated €230 million ($298 million) in produce, toys, textiles and cosmetics exported to the EU yearly from Judea and Samaria – approximately 2% of all its exports to Europe, despite a European Court of Justice ruling in 2010 excluding Jewish products from Judea and Samaria from the EU’s international customs cooperation agreements.
Posted on: October 30th, 2012News → Israel
The new directive stops banks from giving mortgages with an LTV of more than 70%, with an exception for first-time buyers, who are allowed mortgages of up to 75% of the value of the apartment. Mortgage customers who buy an apartment for investment will be limited to 50% LTV.
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