ExxonMobil Mulls Oil and Gas Exploration in Israel

Israeli Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz met with the company’s executives in Houston this week about bidding for the right to explore and pump oil in Israel’s offshore blocks

Dani Dayan to be Israeli Consul General in New York, Not Ambassador to Brazil

Brazil loses the privilege of having Dani Dayan as Israeli ambassador, and New York wins a great liaison.

Shekel-Dollar Rate Sinks Below 3.53

The American dollar’s worldwide weakness helped drive down the shekel-dollar rate to below 3.53 shekels to the dollar Thursday, the lowest level since September...

Kalytera Therapeutics Acquires Israeli Cannabis Drugmaker

'The results of Talent’s Phase 2 clinical studies are unprecedented, and mark a major milestone in the potential prevention and treatment of this severe and life-threatening disease.'

World Media Ignoring Possibility of Trump Aid Cut Getting Palestinian Authority to Cooperate

Two scenarios – even more violent Arabs in the territories and a PLO that's shopping around world capitals for an independent state – represent the essence of media criticism of President Trump's threat to cut aid to the Palestinian Authority.

Bennett Doubles Ariel University’s Size, Adelson Pays for New Medical School

With a $20 million donation from the Adelsons, Ariel will become home to Israel's sixth medical school.

Israel to Tax Electronic Cigarettes as Regular Cigarettes

The move came after a year-long struggle by the Israeli “Avir Naki” (“Smoke Free Israel” organization and Likud MK Yehuda Glick.

Work Begins On Final Tunnel Of Tel Aviv-Jerusalem High-Speed Rail

The high-speed rail line has cost around $1.9 billion and is expected to carry passengers between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem in only 28 minutes.

Israel’s BIG Shopping Centers to Develop Online Mall for E-Shoppers

The BIG shopping center corporation is developing an online shopping mall for customers who prefer to shop on the Internet.

IKEA Coming to Jerusalem Area

Every Israeli IKEA store features glatt kosher dairy and meat restaurants in-house.

H & M Recalls ‘Offensive’ Vest with Skull in Star of David

The Swedish-based H & M clothing chain has recalled thousands of vest tops adorned with a skull inside a Star of David after angry...

Elbit Gets US Army Mortar Weapon Systems $103 Million Contract

The award of the mortar weapon systems solidifies Elbit Systems of America's position as the leading provider of mortar systems for the US Army.

Teva’s Recovery Hopes Mired in Staggering Antitrust Lawsuit, $26.7 Billion Debt

“Teva is a consistent participant in the conspiracies identified in this complaint, but the conduct is pervasive and industry-wide.”

Israel to Get Shorter Working Week

Israelis currently work among the highest number of hours among OECD member nations.

Israel’s Controversial Plastic Bag Law Delayed

MK Miri Regev said the law is a difficult and complicated one, and it requires a serious discussion about its downsides, and therefore shouldn't be rushed into implementation.

Those ‘United States’ Determine Their Own Sanctions Against Iran

The US may sign a nuclear deal with Iran -- but individual states in America say they will still impose sanctions of their own.

No Oil Drilling on Golan Heights, At Least For Now

Afek Oil and Gas has been blocked from drilling for oil on the Golan Heights, at least for now.

Following Minister Ariel’s $52 K Drone Gift to PM Medvedev, Russia Now Exporting Drones

In Ariel's defense, the Russian UAV industry, which is led by a company ZALA Aero, located in Izhevsk, has been around since at least 2003, so it's not as if the Habayit Hayehudi just passed the atom bomb secrets to the KGB.

Anti-Semitic Bank Card Emerges in Norway

A nasty anti-Semitic image turns up on a VISA debit card issued by the largest bank in Norway.

Shurat HaDin Warns Giant Cryptocurrency Brokerage Hamas Is Using Its Platform to Raise Bitcoin...

Shurat HaDin's founder Nitsana Darshan-Leitner wrote Coinbase CEO and crypto billionaire Brian Armstrong he was in violation of US anti-terrorism laws.

FDA Approves Israeli Generic Treatment for Opioid Overdose

Since 2016, naxalone has been available without a prescription in the United States as a nasal spray under the brand name Narcan.

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