Category Archives: Israel Beyond the News

What Did You Do on Your Summer Vacation?

  For Israelis on res. duty, #summer doesn't mean going to the beach. It means donning the uniform to protect #Israel pic.twitter.com/CRZlLfDXhn — IDF (@IDFSpokesperson) August 26, 2015

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NFL Super Bowl Winner Travels to Israel

Exploring my heritage is something I started in the past few years and seeing Israel for the first time, really getting a sense of its history and culture – I now truly understand why it’s so special. — Julian Edelman … Continue reading

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Tel Aviv 5th Best Place in World for Startups

Tel Aviv, Jerusalem among world’s top tech cities July 31, 2015 – By David Shamah – The Times of Israel Compass report ranks TA fifth best global start-up ecosystem; nation’s capital also recognized in the top 50   Read the Compass … Continue reading

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Global Ad Agency Opens Shop in Israel

M&C Saatchi is expanding its network into Israel. The agency is acquiring a majority stake in four-year-old ad agency Ben-Natan Golan, which will be rebranded M&C Saatchi Tel Aviv. Moray MacLennan, Worldwide CEO at M&C Saatchi, said: We are starting … Continue reading

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Hello Koofsa – Artisanal Foods in a Box from Israel

A new Israeli company is bringing artisanal foods to the USA, one box at at time. Koofsa – Hebrew for box – was just started by the brother/sister tandem of Leron and Inbal Baum.  The idea is a a quarterly subscription … Continue reading

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One Year Later: Israeli Aid to Typhoon-Stricken Philippines

A team of Israelis provided a range of medical and other humanitarian services in November 2013. The delegation consisted of 147 soldiers including medics and logistic personnel as well as search and rescue forces. Over a time span of nearly … Continue reading

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Beyond Falafel – Food Culture in Israel (Video)

 Produced by Write On For Israel Teen Participants

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