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  • The Israel Religious Action Center filed the case on behalf of Renee Rabinowitz— an 83- year-old Holocaust survivor who had said she felt humiliated when an El Al flight attendant asked her to move from her seat at the request of an ultra-Orthodox man. It said El Al was ordered to pay Rabinowitz about $1,700 in damages. In a statement, El Al said the sides had reached...

  • A large digital ticker shows financial information outside the entrance to the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) in Tel Aviv, Israel on August 4, 2016.

    The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange is about to see its largest IPO ever with the sale of part of the Tamar natural gas field by Delek Drilling.

  • TEL AVIV, June 21- Israel's markets regulator said on Wednesday that it suspected the chairman of Bezeq Israel Telecom of fraud after it opened an investigation into the country's largest telecom group. The Israel Securities Authority raided the company's offices on Tuesday as part of an investigation into Chairman Shaul Elovitch and other executives over...

  • TEL AVIV, Israel _ Ellomay Capital Ltd. on Wednesday reported a loss of $1.6 million in its first quarter. The Tel Aviv, Israel- based company said it had a loss of 15 cents per share. Keywords: Ellomay Capital, Earnings Report.

  • JERUSALEM, June 20- The Israel Securities Authority said on Tuesday it had opened an investigation into the country's largest telecom group, Bezeq Israel Telecom and its controlling shareholder. Bezeq is controlled by its chairman, Shaul Elovitch, through holding company Eurocom Group, which declined to comment. "A prolonged trading halt is a rather rare...

  • JERUSALEM, June 20- The Israel Securities Authority said on Tuesday it had opened an investigation into the country's largest telecom group, Bezeq Israel Telecom and its controlling shareholder. Trading in Bezeq and its parent companies was halted in Tel Aviv following the announcement. Bezeq is controlled by its chairman, Shaul Elovitch, through holding...

  • Israel will hold a lottery to sell 15,000 apartments at reduced prices under a program to help ease starters into the housing market.

  • A record-setting round of fundraising by Israel-based blockchain startup Bancor has focused attention on the technology in the country.

  • Israel is hoping to export much of its newly discovered natural gas to Europe by a proposed 2,200- kilometer undersea pipeline to Cyprus and Greece. Once frosty, Israel's ties with Greece and Cyprus have markedly improved in recent years, coinciding with a spat between Israel and regional rival Turkey. "There's a simple fact with Cyprus, Greece and Israel that...

  • June 14- Israel- based RedHill Biopharma Ltd said its experimental drug for the treatment of gastroenteritis met the main goal in a late-stage study. RedHill is still analyzing the dataset and plans to discuss the path to approval with the Food and Drug Administration, it added on Wednesday. Gastroenteritis is a very common illness in the United States, with...

  • *Navitas to get 5 pct of Gulf of Mexico' s Buckskin. HERZLIYA, Israel, June 13- Israel's Navitas Petroleum plans to raise $130 million in bonds and then carry out an initial public offering on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange as it expands operations in the Gulf of Mexico and Canada. The exploration and production company will use the money raised in the bond offering to...

  • Staff work in a hospital on March 23, 2011 in Nantes, France.

    CNBC takes a look at five Israeli companies that are at various stages in making medicine mobile.

  • ALLAN, Jordan— A top-notch research center that brought together Iran, Israel and other Mideast antagonists is launching operations this fall in hopes of boosting scientific discovery with the help of a powerful microscope and opening a window to a better future for a region beset by war, boycotts and closed borders. "It is working, and I am surprised," he said of the...

  • JERUSALEM, June 11- Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara won a libel suit on Sunday against an Israeli journalist who claimed that she once kicked her husband out of their car during an argument. A Tel Aviv Magistrate's Court ordered Igal Sarna to pay the couple some $32,500 in damages over what it said was his unproven account in a Facebook post...

  • JERUSALEM, June 11- Days after capturing Jerusalem's Old City in a 1967 war, Israel razed the Moroccan Quarter, a ramshackle neighbourhood of Palestinian homes in front of the Western Wall, aiming to create an open space for Jews to pray at one of their holiest sites. "Israel brought buses to Damascus Gate and said people can take free rides if they wanted to quit...

  • Foreign leaders expressed growing concern over the dispute, which pits Qatar against Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt. President Donald Trump, they accuse Qatar of supporting their regional arch-rival Iran as well as Islamist militants. "Qatar is accused of having a hidden relationship with Iran, but its relations with Iran are clear,...

  • Foreign leaders expressed growing concern over the dispute, which pits Qatar against Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt. President Donald Trump, they accuse Qatar of supporting their regional arch-rival Iran as well as Islamist militants. "Qatar is accused of having a hidden relationship with Iran, but its relations with Iran are clear,...

  • Photovoltaic solar panels in a row at sunrise.

    Solar power generation company Energiya Global expects to capitalize on the Trump administration's emphasis on "fighting Jihadism".

  • Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu greet people during his arrival at James Spriggs Payne Airport in Monrovia, Liberia on June 04, 2017.

    Israel is paying renewed attention to Africa over the last few years with an emphasis on high-tech.

  • Israel’s energy sector is going through momentous changes due the development of its large offshore natural gas reserve.