Month: August 2016

Israeli doctor receives Honorary Fellowship from Royal College of Paediatrics

admin | General Interest, | August 30, 2016

Prof. Kerem is a world-known leader in cystic fibrosis research Prof. Eitan Kerem, head of the Division of Pediatrics at the Hadassah Medical Center, Founder of its Center for Children with Chronic Diseases, and world-renowned…

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Israeli dentistry exports reach half a billion dollars

admin | Business, | August 30, 2016

  Israeli dental companies have significantly grown and exports in the industry have passed the half-billion dollar mark; recently, the Israel Export Institute launched a designated dental industry department to help Israeli companies export –…

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Israel’s cyber security frontier

admin | Cyber/Security, | August 30, 2016

The city of Be’er Sheva is rapidly becoming a global centre of cyber security technology. The southern Israeli city of Beer Sheva is used to protecting the frontier. During Roman times, it was a dusty…

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Saudi-based centre ranks Hebrew University Jerusalem first in the Middle East

admin | Culture/Education, | August 30, 2016

Center for World University Rankings based in the Saudi kingdom puts Weizmann Institute at 41, Tel Aviv University at 81.

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The miracle of regenerative medicine

admin | Medical, | August 30, 2016

Successful treatment for ALS and multiple sclerosis through stem-cell therapy    

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At last! An effective water solution for the mushroom industry

admin | Agriculture, | August 30, 2016

Mushroom Master is the world’s first system for the drip irrigation of mushrooms.

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Start-ups win gold at the Global Innovation awards

admin | Start-ups, | August 30, 2016

Israeli startups take first and second place in the final round of Chinese-led $1.5 million tech competition.  

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Incredible low-tech water treatment system

admin | Environment/Energy, | August 30, 2016

Israel is famed for its advanced but costly water technology; Amir Yechieli’s system to tap rainwater involves barrels. And gutters    

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Beginning of the end for check-out supermarket queues

admin | Technology, | August 23, 2016

New Israeli smartphone app to make supermarket checkout lines a thing of the past. Grocery shopping in Israel is about to get much easier, with a new app allowing shoppers to pay for items using…

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