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Israel Creates Its Own Bitcoin – Meet ‘Isracoin’

The coins will be distributed to Israeli businesses on May 6th at midnight and to individuals in the general population on June 6 at midnight.

Bitcoin ATM Launches in Israel

Bitcoin, which made its debut in Israel this week, is a new form of virtual currency that has begun to make the rounds of the global economy in the past several years.

Israel’s Unemployment Rate Drops to Record Low in February

Israel's unemployment rates have been trending low over the past two years.

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...

Five Madoff Employees Found Guilty in Ponzi Scheme

A federal jury Monday found five former employees of Bernard Madoff guilty of knowingly being involved in the biggest Ponzi scheme in history and...

Speculated Safeway Acquisition May Increase Kosher Sales

Sources in the kosher food industry are speculating that a new major supermarket deal will have a positive effect on kosher food sales. Cerberus Capital...

Will BDS Movement Boycott Whirlpool over Ties with SodaStream?

If the Boycott Israel movement has any intellectual honesty, which it doesn’t, let’s see it tackle Whirlpool subsidiary KitchenAid.

Russian Search Giant Buys Israeli Start-Up

The Russian search giant Yandex has bought out Israel’s KitLocate start-up, a maker of low-power mobile geolocation technology, for “several million Euros,” TechCrunch reported...

Invasion of ‘Zionist’ Persimmons Puts Saudi Arabia on High Alert

Perhaps the Saudis are afraid that eating Zionist fruit will indoctrinate its citizens with a bit of common sense.

Jerusalem of (Real Estate) Gold

The romantic skyline of Jerusalem is disappearing. Is Jerusalem on its way to becoming a modern city? Or is it losing its special character?

Priceline Buys Israeli Ad Start-Up for $3 Million

The Priceline online ticketing and reservation company has bought Israeli-based start-up Qlika for around $3 million, according to the VentureBeat website. Qlika, based in the...

Americans in Beit Shemesh Present the Better Side of Haredim

Sexist and often violent, corrupt and even anti-Zionist Haredim in Beit Shemesh create a false image of the city.

Larry Ellison Still World’s Wealthiest Jew

Oracle’s Larry Ellison remains the world’s wealthiest Jew, placing fifth on Forbes magazine’s annual world billionaires list for 2014. Meanwhile, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg (ranked at...

In Time for Obama Meeting, CBS Shows 123% Rise in Settlement Housing

The same data shows a 19 percent drop in housing starts in the Tel Aviv area.

Modi’in: the Next Big Thing in Israel Housing

Government plans to market 12,000 new apartments in Modi'in, where prices haven't stopped rising in recent years.

Harvard Students Match MBA Interns with Israeli Companies

The two Harvard MBA students are the perfect matchmakers for quality MBA students and Israeli companies

‘Mein Kampf’ Signed by Adolf Hitler in LA Auction

Two rare early editions of “Mein Kampf” signed by Adolf Hitler may for more than $20,000 at an online auction on Thursday, AP reports. Nate...

Bennett Slashes Import Duties on Dairy Products

Custom duties on imported butter, yogurt and other dairy products will be drastically slashed in a move by Economy Minister Naftali Bennett to increase...

IKEA to Open Third Store in Israel in March

IKEA will open its third store in Israel on March 11, when it opens the doors to its Kiryat Ata branch near Haifa. The...

German Paper’s Caricature of Hook-Nosed Zuckerberg ‘Anti-Semitic’

Which is more disgusting – an anti-Semitic caricature of Zuckerberg or his throwing away Judaism for atheism?

Israel Discriminates ‘against’ PA by Charging Less for Electricity

The Israel Electric Corp. shuts off power to those who don’t pay – unless the debtor is the Palestinian Authority.

HASC Marathon Overcomes Massive Snowstorm with Assistance from JetBlue

Camp HASC's annual Fort Lauderdale marathon is a crucial fundraising event for the special needs children camp based in upstate New York. However this...

Canadian Jews Buys Tel Aviv Penthouse for $31 Million

You missed the boat if you wanted to pick up a nice little penthouse in Tel Aviv. An unidentified Canadian real estate tycoon picked up...

With Olive Oil, Olim Spread the Light of Torah

Shemen LaMeor will create jobs and reinvigorate the region’s agriculture while preserving its unique character.

Can of Coke Costs Up to Six Times more in Israel than in US

Next time you drink a can of Coca Cola in Israel at a kiosk or tourist spot, take into consideration you are swallowing six...

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