Middle school, high school students take home prizes for innovations in food loss prevention
As consumers around the world today continue to “buy with [their] eyes,” the students were tasked with proposing ways of minimizing food loss and thereby help curb wasteful behavior.
... Pubdate: Sat, 02 May 2015 15:43:28 GMT
Better Place battery swapping tech to live on in Chinese buses
ZAE signed the deal with China's Bustil to design 7,000 swap stations for Nanjing, the Capital of Jiangsu Province in Eastern China; If all goes well, taxis may be added to the mix as well.
... Pubdate: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:54:11 GMT
Over 270,000 light virtual candles via Defense Ministry app
The application honoring the 23,320 fallen soldiers and civilians killed since Israel's independence allows visitors to light a virtual candle, dedicate a personal message and share it on Facebook.
... Pubdate: Wed, 22 Apr 2015 07:53:03 GMT
3-d printing aircraft parts may be in Israel's near future
"The topic of 3-d printing is making its first strides in the manufacturing process."
... Pubdate: Sun, 19 Apr 2015 23:14:37 GMT
US based software company PTC Inc. invests $7 million in new Technion robotics center
Within the framework of the $7 million investment, PTC will finance the creation of the center and its operational costs for the first 3 years.
... Pubdate: Wed, 28 May 2014 17:30:50 GMT
BOI leaves interest rate unchanged at .75%
The bank says sluggish economic growth does not necessarily reflect the state of real economic activity.
... Pubdate: Mon, 26 May 2014 16:35:53 GMT
MIT opens its first Israeli seed fund with BGU
“We at BGU are excited and looking forward to tightening our collaboration with MIT faculty and students.”
... Pubdate: Tue, 27 May 2014 20:04:39 GMT
Your Investments: Are you financially literate?
‘Unfortunately, far too many millennials trying to cope with these economic conditions have low levels of financial literacy and are wrestling with concerns about their debt’
... Pubdate: Wed, 28 May 2014 20:15:56 GMT
Chinese government buys Tnuva for NIS 8.6 billion
The Chinese-government-owned Bright Food Group said all management, production and development will remain in Israel.
... Pubdate: Thu, 22 May 2014 07:17:37 GMT
Will Israel be the next big financial hub?
The same factors that made the high-tech sector in Israel boom could lead Israel to become a financial innovation hub, says financial expert.
... Pubdate: Sun, 25 May 2014 18:32:43 GMT
Your business: A strong workforce drives growth
Economic Policy Institute 2013 study: Access to high-quality education will not only expand economic opportunity, but also strengthen economy.
... Pubdate: Tue, 27 May 2014 20:01:09 GMT
Your taxes: Living away from your loving spouse
In Israel, the Supreme Court just chimed in by upholding yet again that a couple can be happily married but fiscally resident in different countries.
... Pubdate: Tue, 27 May 2014 19:51:13 GMT