Dona Gracia Festival

The 2nd Dona Grazia Festival, celebrating 500 years since the birth of Dona Gracia Mendes,  will take place in Tiberias on 12-15 September 2011 under the slogan “Empowering Women’s Leadership.”   Thousands of visitors and tourists are expected to participate in the colorful festival which includes several events that focus on the unique cultural heritage ofContinue reading “Dona Gracia Festival”

Drinking water for China, Israeli style

As reported in Israel 21c Normally, “green” and “desalination” are two words that don’t go together. Desalination is a process that takes brackish inland or sea water and makes it drinkable. This can be a lifesaver in countries with limited or no access to fresh water, such as Saudi Arabia or Jordan, but the processesContinue reading “Drinking water for China, Israeli style”

Israel: Communication satellite superpower

As reported in Israel21c Many people are surprised to learn that Israel is among the world’s top communication satellite superpowers. Israeli company Spacecom will launch the fourth in its AMOS satellite series this year, to be followed by the fifth in 2012, the sixth in 2014 and more to come. The AMOS satellite fleet willContinue reading “Israel: Communication satellite superpower”

Israel Water Technology Delegation to Brisbane

Australian natural resources boom attracts foreign investment from Israel, and leads to a trade delegation visiting Brisbane to explore opportunities for Israeli Water Technology in the mining and coal seam gas industries. Since its founding, Israel has been coping with water scarcity and has been treating the subject as a national priority. The country hasContinue reading “Israel Water Technology Delegation to Brisbane”

Israel Water Technology for Mining and CSG – Delegates Information

The Israel Trade Commission recently hosted a delegation of  Israeli water technology companies to Brisbane to explore opportunities in the mining and coal seam gas companies. The delegation met with major exploration and engineering companies involved in these sectors, as well as hosting a Breakfast seminar attended by over 100 people. To find out moreContinue reading “Israel Water Technology for Mining and CSG – Delegates Information”

Will Israel’s Electric Cars Change the World?

<img class="ali buy kamagra jelly gnnone size-full wp-image-7059″ title=”better place” src=”; alt=”” width=”223″ height=”116″ /> As see in TIME Magazine: Shai Agassi, the founder of Better Place, the most sophisticated electric-car enterprise in the world, projects the ebullient confidence of a man facing a giant wave of money. “Within less than this decade the No.Continue reading “Will Israel’s Electric Cars Change the World?”

Work begins on largest private power station

As reported in The $870 million project for Dorad Energy is being built by Wood Group, the UK company’s first activity in Israel. Scotland-based Wood Group plc (LSE: WG) has begun construction of Israel’s largest private power station that Dorad Energy Ltd. is establishing on land owned by Eilat Ashkelon Pipeline Company Ltd. (EAPC) inContinue reading “Work begins on largest private power station”

No wires: The power is in the mat

Millions already use Israeli startup Powermat’s wireless charging system. Soon it will be embedded in airport and office furniture, the Chevy Volt and kitchen appliances. Just five years after going into business, the small Israeli company Powermat ( is revolutionizing the way people charge their cell phones and other handheld devices. The user simply placesContinue reading “No wires: The power is in the mat”