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Israel has become known for it's high-tech economy. But this small desert nation surrounded by often hostile neighbors is working on what it hopes will be it's next wave of success: water.
Car companies, oil and gas companies have vowed to clean-up the air. But an Israeli investor is actually doing something.
When Apple's Steve Job's picked Israeli Yael Naim's "New Soul" for the Mac Air commercial, it wasn't the first time Silicon Valley connected with Israel. In fact, Israel has more companies traded on the tech heavy Nasdaq than any other country outside the United States. As Israel celebrates its 60th anniversary of statehood, here are some more facts and figures on the Israeli economy and markets...
Warren Buffett tells CNBC he will tour Europe in the third week of May to "get on the radar screen of large family-owned businesses" that might want to be acquired by Berkshire Hathaway.
A 144-nation atomic energy conference criticized Israel Thursday for refusing to put its nuclear program under international purview, with the United States alone in supporting the Jewish state.
Business in Israel is booming, despite the ongoing conflict with its Arab neighbors and the ever-present threat of terrorism and military conflict.
Restaurant chain Hooters, known for waitresses in low-cut blouses and brief shorts, will open its first branch in Israel this summer, in the Mediterranean seaside city of Tel Aviv.