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2014-06-26 08:29:08

Two-stage Financing will Support Expansion of Commercial Rollout of MarginProbe CAESAREA, Israel, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dune Medical Devices, announced today that it has successfully completed the first of a two stage $21 million equity financing. The initial closing was completed for $14 million with a second tranche of $7 million to be completed by October 2014. Following the successful launch of MarginProbe, this financing provides the necessary resources to expand the...

2014-06-25 16:26:23

NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scientists and professionals from around the world applaud the decision made by Israel Health Minister, Yael German, to end mandatory fluoridation in Israel to protect the health of Israelis and decry the political backlash she's received to reverse her scientifically sound decision, reports the Fluoride Action Network (FAN). The letter describes that: -- delivering medicine via the water supply is reckless -- swallowing fluoride...

SkyTran System Will Be Elevated And Utilize MagLev Technology
2014-06-25 11:01:22

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A NASA-affiliated company based in the space agency’s Ames Research Center has announced an agreement with Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) to construct a revolutionary new transportation system in central Israel. The novel system from skyTran would be an elevated transit network with two-person pod-like vehicles suspended from elevated tracks utilizing Magnetic Levitation (Maglev) technology. While skyTran is reported to be in...

2014-06-25 08:30:04

ATLIT, Israel, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Now, Soccer Fans Can Enjoy Salted Nuts without Guilt New market research conducted by TNS for the Israel Society of Hypertension shows that 62% of consumers who watch TV eat savory snacks, while 50% eat a variety of salted nuts. During football games like world soccer championship, sodium consumption typically increases dramatically. Salt of the Earth created a low-sodium salt designed to reduce sodium up to...

2014-06-25 08:23:36

The Decree is Subject to the Approval of the Italian Parliament TEL-AVIV, Israel, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ellomay Capital Ltd. (NYSE MKT: ELLO; TASE: ELOM) ("Ellomay" or the "Company") an emerging operator in the renewable energy and energy infrastructure sector, today announced the execution by the Italian President of a decree presented by the Italian Government that will, if approved by the Italian Parliament, decrease the Feed-in-Tariff ("FiT") guaranteed to existing...

2014-06-23 23:00:32

"Building Bridges...The Philadelphia Israel Tennis Exchange" To Benefit Disadvantaged Children in Both Countries New York, NY (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 The first annual youth tennis exchange program was launched earlier this month by the Israel Tennis Centers and Legacy Youth Tennis and Education. Children from both organizations met and competed in an exciting international exhibition at Legacy’s tennis complex on Ridge Avenue in Philadelphia. For the ITC team, it was the...

2014-06-23 08:34:02

NYC Office to Lead U.S. Sales, Marketing and Operations for Cloud Storage Service Platform Provider NEW YORK and PETAH TIKVAH, Israel, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CTERA Networks announced today the opening of its new U.S. headquarters in New York City to support strong international and regional growth. CTERA's new office will lead the company's U.S. sales and operations programs while also supporting its worldwide marketing initiatives. Logo -...

2014-06-23 08:33:17

NETANYA, Israel, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE: CEL) (TASE: CEL) (the "Company") announced that following its previous announcement, its Board of Directors has instructed the Company to prepare for a potential offering of two new series of debentures to the public in Israel only, in an aggregate principal amount of up to approximately NIS 300-400 million. The Company published today a shelf prospectus and an indenture relating to such shelf...

2014-06-23 08:20:19

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. announces that Leanne Collazzo has joined the company as Vice President of Commercial Aviation. Collazzo has over 25 years of experience in the Aerospace and Defense industry, including roles in general management, operations, engineering, and marketing. Collazzo is a graduate of the United States Military Academy, West Point, NY and retired as a Lieutenant...

2014-06-22 04:20:03

HAIFA, Israel, June 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems") announced today that it was awarded a contract, valued at approximately $20 million, for the supply of upgraded armoured personnel carriers (APCs) to the Philippines Armed Forces. The upgrade will include 25 mm unmanned turrets, 12.7 mm remote controlled weapon stations (RCWS) and fire control systems (FCS) for 90 mm turrets. The APCs will be supplied over a one-year period. The...


Latest Israel Reference Libraries

Hula Painted Frog, Latonia nigriventer
2013-07-26 11:34:46

The Hula Painted Frog (Latonia nigriventer) is an amphibian and the only living member of the genus Latonia. It was believed to be extinct as a result of habitat destruction during the 1950s until the species was rediscovered in 2011. It is native to the Lake Hula marshes in Israel. The draining of Lake Hula and its marshes in the 1950s was thought to have caused the extinction of this species, along with the cyprinid fish Acanthobrama hulensis and cichlid fish Tristramella intermedia....

Blanford's Fox, Vulpes cana
2012-06-22 15:49:58

Blanford's fox (Vulpes cana) is native to areas of the Middle East. Its range includes Egypt, Afghanistan, Turkestan, the West Bank, Israel, northeast Iran, and southwest Pakistan. It has many other common names including the royal fox, dog fox, steppe fox, black fox, and king fox. Blanford's fox can reach and average body length of seventeen inches, and weigh as much as 6.5 pounds. The fluffy tail is approximately twelve inches in length and bears a black tip. The fur is tan in color,...

2012-06-14 08:25:41

Symbol: TRIS4 Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Rosidae Order   Fabales Family   Fabaceae – Pea family Genus   Trifolium L. – clover...

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2008-05-19 10:32:16

The Canaan Dog is Israel's national breed, which has existed in the Middle East for thousands of years. It has the appearance of a wild dog combined with a medium collie-type breed, and belongs to the Spitz family. The Canaan Dog has ears which stand straight up. It has a double coat which is short to medium in length. The undercoat is soft, and the outer coat is flat and harsh. It can be all shades of brown, red, black, or cream, usually with some white patches and sometimes masks. It...

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2008-02-05 14:33:28

The Spotted Sandgrouse (Pterocles senegallus), is a species of bird in the Pteroclididae family of birds. It is found in Afghanistan, Algeria, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and Western Sahara.

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Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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