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  • Bahraini Foreign Minister Khalid bin Ahmed al-Khalifa (L), Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry (C-L), Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir (C-R), and UAE Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Abdullah bin Zayed Al-Nahyan (R) meet in the Egyptian capital Cairo on July 5, 2017, to discuss the Gulf diplomatic crisis with Qatar, as Doha called for dialogue to resolve the dispute.

    The UAE planted a false story on a Qatari site that was used as a pretext for the current diplomatic crisis, The Washington Post reported.

  • Around 300 people protest outside Governor Andrew Cuomo's office in New York City.

    The financial effects of a Palestinian-led boycott against Israel are unlikely to be catastrophic, according to industry experts.

  • Israeli forces take security measurements after three Palestinian men's, who were allegedly attempted a shooting attack and shot dead by Israeli forces, death at Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem on July 14, 2017.

    Police said there were several casualties in a shooting attack at Jerusalem's old city.

  • LONDON, July 13- Shares in AstraZeneca fell more than 5 percent on Thursday after the company declined to deny a media report that Chief Executive Pascal Soriot was about to defect to Israel- based Teva Pharmaceutical Industries. Chief Financial Officer Eyal Desheh also resigned at the end of June. Teva's shares traded up 4 pct to 114.5 shekels in Tel Aviv.

  • LONDON, July 13- Shares in AstraZeneca fell more than 5 percent on Thursday after a media report said Chief Executive Pascal Soriot was about to defect to Israel- based Teva Pharmaceutical Industries. Chief Financial Officer Eyal Desheh also resigned at the end of June. Teva's shares traded up 4 pct to 114.5 shekels in Tel Aviv.

  • Yossi Wolf, CEO of Roboteam, talks about the company's development of robotics for use in the defense sector in the U.S. and elsewhere.

  • **MANILA- Philippines Central Bank Governor Nestor A Espenilla Jr speaks at the Credit Management Association's oath taking and induction, at the Fairmont Hotel, Makati City- 0400 GMT. SYDNEY- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks on "Speed Limits and Stall Speeds: Fostering Sustainable Growth in the United States" before an...

  • Symantec has been one of the most serial acquirers in security companies in recent years, gobbling up Lifelock Inc for $2.3 billion earlier this year and Blue Coat Inc for $4.65 billion in 2015.. The deal will also increase the company's footprint in Israel, a hotbed for cybersecurity, where Brown said Symantec has been looking to expand. Israel, which has more...

  • An Iron Dome short-range missile defense system, positioned near the northern city of Haifa in Israel

    Israel's high-tech industry is brimming with products that have made the jump from military application to civilian markets, both software and hardware.

  • Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) hold a joint press conference following their meeting in Jerusalem on July 05, 2017.

    India and Israel were ramping up cooperation on clean water technology, science and agriculture.

  • India and Israel could see two-way investment flows, especially in technology, says Richard Rossow, senior fellow and Wadhwani Chair at CSIS.

  • TEL AVIV, July 5- In the months leading up to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's historic visit to Israel, India signed two arms deals, spending $2.6 billion on Israeli missile defense systems. Yet since Modi arrived on Tuesday, military ties-- for decades the secretive bedrock of India- Israel relations-- have taken a back seat. Under Arab pressure, India kept its...

  • TEL AVIV, July 5- In the months leading up to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's historic visit to Israel, India signed two arms deals, spending $2.6 billion on Israeli missile defense systems. Yet since Modi arrived on Tuesday, military ties-- for decades the secretive bedrock of India- Israel relations-- have taken a back seat. Under Arab pressure, India kept its...

  • Nicolas Blarel from Leiden University says Israel has shown itself to be a strong and stable defense supplier to India, even in times of duress.

  • CropX agriculture tech

    An experimental farm showcasing Israeli agriculture technology is in the planning stages outside Wagga Wagga in Australia.

  • NEW DELHI/ TEL AVIV, July 3- Narendra Modi begins a first visit to Israel by an Indian prime minister on Tuesday, in a public embrace of a country that he has long admired for its military and technical expertise but which his predecessors kept at arm's length. Netanyahu, hailing what he described as Modi's "historic visit", said on Monday he and the Indian leader have...

  • NEW DELHI/ TEL AVIV, June 30- Narendra Modi is making a first visit to Israel by an Indian prime minister next week, in a public embrace of a country that he has long admired for its military and technical expertise but which his predecessors kept at arm's length. He will hold three days of talks with his Israeli counterpart, Benjamin Netanyahu, to advance sales and...

  • Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi looks on upon his arrival before a meeting at Necessidades Palace in Lisbon on June 24, 2017.

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi comes to Israel next week (July 4), for a historic first visit of a government leader from the subcontinent.

  • MOLDOVA- National Bank of Moldova announces interest rate decision. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia holds monetary policy meeting- 0430 GMT. WEDNESDAY, JULY 5 BANGKOK- Bank of Thailand monetary policy committee meeting.

  • *Attack spread worldwide from Ukraine. FRANKFURT/ WASHINGTON, June 28- A computer virus wreaked havoc on firms around the globe on Wednesday as it spread to more than 60 countries, disrupting ports from Mumbai to Los Angeles and halting work at a chocolate factory in Australia. The virus, which researchers are calling GoldenEye or Petya, began its spread on Tuesday...