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2014-05-07 23:03:01

Shahar Pe'er One of 14 Women Recognized at Prestigious Event New York, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Israel Tennis Centers alumna and top ranked Israeli tennis player Shahar Pe’er was chosen to participate in this year’s Israel torch lighting ceremony marking the close of Israel’s Memorial Day event and the start of the Independence Day celebration. Widely regarded as Israel’s most successful tennis player of all time, Shahar was one of fourteen honorees selected for the ceremony,...

2014-05-07 08:25:26

TEL AVIV, Israel, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ellomay Capital Ltd. (NYSE MKT: ELLO) (TASE: ELOM), ("Ellomay" or the "Company") announced today that Dorad Energy Ltd. ("Dorad"), which has constructed an approximately 800 MW power plant in Southern Israel (the "Dorad Power Plant") and in which Ellomay indirectly holds 7.5%, informed Ellomay that on May 4, 2014 an urgent petition was filed by Dorad with the Israeli High Court of Justice concerning the delay in the provision of...

2014-05-05 08:25:12

Distinguished speakers include Izhar Shay, Zohar Levkovitz and Yaacov Ben-Yaacov with an audience of over 170 entrepreneurs TEL AVIV, Israel, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- YourStartApp (http://www.yourstartapp.com), a consulting company that aims to cultivate entrepreneurism to advance the Israeli high-tech industry, and LogoUI (http://logoui.co.il) today held "Between Valleys" at Google's Tel Aviv campus featuring a panel of serial entrepreneurs and Angel investors as part of...

2014-05-02 16:23:26

TORONTO, May 2, 2014 /CNW/ - Member of the Israeli Knesset, Moshe Feiglin, Deputy Speaker of the Parliament will be in Toronto on May 06, 2014. Canadians are invited to hear MK Feiglin's presentation dealing with the collapse of the peace process and the re-assessment of Jewish rights to access the Temple Mount. For additional information and speaking locations, please visit www.jdl-canada.com or call the Jewish Defence League of Canada at (416) 736-7000. SOURCE...

2014-05-01 23:11:44

Xu Xiaoping of ZhenFund and Niu Wenwen of The Founder were just two of over twenty extraordinary Chinese entrepreneurs and investors on a tour of Israel's leading online companies, organized by ironSource in collaboration with the Infinity Group. Tel Aviv, Israel (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 This week, leading digital delivery company ironSource hosted a delegation of some of the most accomplished Chinese entrepreneurs and opinion leaders in the digital space at their offices in downtown Tel...

2014-05-01 08:27:49

Produces 1 kW of electrical power during solar operation EN-HAROD, ISRAEL and OGDEN, Utah, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Qnergy, a world leader in the development and manufacture of Stirling-based engines and systems, today announced a major breakthrough in solar thermoacoustic power generation. The company recently set a new world record, using acoustic waves created by solar heat to produce 1 kW of electrical power during a field test completed this month at its test facility...

2014-04-30 23:08:31

Planting the Seeds of Peace and Coexistence at the Israel Tennis Centers in Jerusalem New York, New York (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 On April 24th a group of kindergarteners from an Israeli elementary school visited a kindergarten class in a nearby school to deliver an olive tree to plant in their school yard. It's not exactly the kind of event you’d find making front page news these days, until you realize that this exchange took place between an Arab kindergarten from Elin Aquaba and a...

2014-04-30 12:28:37

Agreement Includes Content Sharing with EE Times and Licensing of DesignCon Brand SAN FRANCISCO, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, UBM Tech, which connects the electronics engineering community with essential business and technical insight, announced it is expanding its international footprint into Israel by partnering with ChiPortal. As part of the agreement UBM Tech will create a content share between EE Times and ChiPortal and its companion magazine TapeOut as well as...

2014-04-30 12:22:29

ROSH HAAYIN, Israel, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pointer Telocation Ltd. (Nasdaq Capital Market: PNTR) - develops, produces and markets high-end technology and products for AVL (Automatic Vehicle Location) solutions providers for stolen retrieval, fleet management, car & driver safety, public safety, vehicle security and asset management, and a leading RSA (Road Side Assistance) provider, announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Mr. David Mahlab, will present at the...

2014-04-30 08:35:59

TEL AVIV, Israel, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Trendlines Group [http://trendlines.com ] and Anhui Luban Construction Investment Group agreed to establish an agritech incubator in Anhui Province, China. The joint venture technology incubator will benefit from Trendlines' strength in creating and developing new agricultural technologies while leveraging Luban's local agricultural market knowledge, manufacturing facilities, and distribution network in China....


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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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'