Facebook's new project will be based on
satellite Amos 6 - for $ 100 Mln
The initiative -- which is a joint venture of Facebook 
and France-based satellite operator Eutelsat -
will harness Israeli giant Spacecom's AMOS-6

Teva buys Mexican pharmaceutical
co Rimsa for $2.3b
Teva CEO: This acquisition delivers on our
of increasing our presence in key emerging

- Teva buying Allergan Generics for $40.5b

Israel best investment after
Silicon Valley - Deloitte
This is the fourth straight year that Deloitte has rated 
Israel in second place for startup investment after the US.

Herzliya Pituach

HeartWare buys Israeli co
Valtech Cardio for $800m

The acquisition of the Or Yehuda valve repair device
company includes shares and milestone payments.

China's Fosun to buy Israeli co
Ahava for NIS 300m

Technology Pioneer by world body
World Economic Forum chooses three Israeli life
and health companies among the 'world’s
most innovative companies.

ElMindA’s device for diagnosing and monitoring brain disorders.

DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival coming up
Startup City's biggest high-tech conference 
to showcase diverse range of cutting edge innovations.

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The IceSense3 by IceCure.

IsraFocus Marks 10 Years Anniversary
On 5th of August 2005 we launched our economy online
We take this opportunity to thank all our loyal readers
in Germany and from
different countries around the globe

Chinese investment co
buying SHL Telemedicine

Chinese firms making major
investments in Israel

This year alone, Chinese investments in Israel have 
toppled the US$2 billion mark. To keep the momentum going,
China and Israel recently signed an agreement

Chinese investment co
buying SHL Telemedicine

China's XIO Group acquires
Lumenis for $510m

Chinese giants invest in
Singulariteam's $100m new fund

Seminar on Assistant Tools for Israeli Exporters to Penetrate the Chinese Market

Israeli gaming co 888 to buy
Bwin.party for $1.4b
The acquisition will make 888 one of the most
dominant players in the online gambling industry

ADAMA buys Chinese cos from ChemChina 
for $623m will gain a major foothold

In huge show of support, heads of 100 major
German companies to visit Israel

Merck buys remaining stake in Qlight Nanotech
Qlight's products upgrade LCD screens and LED lighting.
German group Merck, which operates in pharma, biotech,

Merck HQ Germany  photo: Bloomberg

It takes a smart country to design smart cities
Beyond the startup nation, we can be a strong model 
for others as smart-city mentors,’ says Tel Aviv official.

Tel Aviv provides free citywide Wi-Fi. Photo by Kfir Sivan/Tel Aviv Global

Medics create smart wearable bands
MyMDband solves a critical problem for first-responders,
providing immediate access to a patient’s medical

El Al becomes one of the first airlines in the world to
establish a new accelerator for technology startups
developing innovations in the field of flying.

Germany-Israel 50th jubilee –
Beyond the High-Tech Success

Vardina Hilloo

Cooperation between German and Israeli companies in
high- tech sectors such as information technology, 
communication and biotechnology has significant more

50 years Israel-Germany website

German and Israeli experts are conducting
joint work on innovations in water technology

Deutsche Forschungsministerin in Israel

Fraunhofer Society, Sets Sights On Israel

German media giant to hold Tel Aviv 
start-up competition
see Globes report

Supermodel Heidi Klum stars in ad for 
Israeli-founded company Wix

The leading cloud-based web development platform
has over 58 million registered users worldwide.

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Intel Israel's 2014 exports
total $4.25b

Exports by Intel Israel rose 10% last year,
total $39 billion over the 41 years of its activity.

Israel Chemicals buys European
dairy proteins co

With plants in Austria and Germany, Prolactal has 
annual revenue of roughly €100 million

Japan eyes greater economic 
cooperation with Israel

Phinergy, RealView, ReWalk, ConsumerPhysics and 
ElMindA exhibit their products to Japanese Prime Minister

Record $15b Israeli high-tech exits in 2014

Boutique revolution puts Israeli
wines on world map

Israel boasts more than 320 boutique establishments today (Photo: Shutterstock)

Tel Aviv offers incentives for
start-ups from abroad

Hollywood discovers Israel
2015 is set to be a breakthrough year 
for Israel-US film collaborations.

Credit Suisse High-Tech Forum Israel

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Teva pulls plans to market generic Lipitor
Reports from India say Teva will work with
Ranbaxy and Dr. Reddy's to capture a larger US
market share of the cholesterol lowering drug.

GE Healthcare invests $27.5m in Insightec
GE Healthcare has invested $40 million this year
in the Elbit Medical ultrasound device unit,
and is increasing its stake to 40%.