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2014-05-19 08:25:00

RAMAT GAN, Israel, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LuckyFish Games, a developer of luck-based social games for mobile devices and social networks, announced today the closing of $1.6 million in Series A funding from Carmel Ventures, a member of the Viola Group. This is the first investment of Carmel Ventures in this area, led by Daniel Cohen, General Partner at Carmel who also joined the Company's board of directors. LuckyFish Games recently launched its first collection of...

2014-05-19 08:22:30

HAIFA, Israel, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Conference Call Scheduled for May 21, 2014 at 13:30 UK Time, 08:30 ET Oil Refineries Ltd. (TASE: ORL.TA) (the "Company"), Israel's largest integrated refining and petrochemical group, announced today that it will be hosting its earnings call for the First quarter 2014 on Wednesday, May 21, 2014. The conference call will take place at 13:30 UK (08:30 ET, 13:30 Israel time). On the call, management will review and...

2014-05-18 16:20:05

HAIFA, Israel, May 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) (the "Company") announced, further to its announcement of May 18, 2014 (the "Prior Announcement"), that there was an inadvertent mistake regarding the amount of one of the contracts mentioned in the Prior Announcement, which should have been $2.5 million rather than $8.5 million. As the result, the total amount of the two contracts awarded to Elbit Systems of America, LLC, ("Elbit Systems of...

2014-05-18 12:20:10

Severe effects expected on employment and the Negev's economy. ICL freezes planned investments plan in Israel in excess of $1 billion until the Commission's conclusions are delivered and understood. TEL AVIV, Israel, May 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The interim recommendations of the Sheshinski Committee are an economic and social mistake that will practically force ICL to go back on most of its investments in Israel, focus on optimization and cost cutting and drive ICL out of...

2014-05-18 08:20:05

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems, Ltd., has been awarded two contracts, totaling $14.1 million, supporting the U.S. Marine Corps' upgrade of their Bell AH-1W attack helicopter fleet. One contract, in the amount of $11.6 million, calls for Elbit Systems of America to provide helmet display tracker system (HDTS) kits on the aircraft. The HDTS significantly improves flight safety by...

2014-05-18 04:20:15

NETANYA, Israel, May 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE: CEL) (TASE: CEL) (hereinafter: the "Company"), announced today that, subsequent to the entry into network sharing agreements by Israeli cellular operators for network sharing (including by the Company), all of which are subject to approvals of the Ministry of Communications, or MOC, and the Antitrust Commissioner, the Minister of Communications has published a policy for cellular network sharing. The Company is...

2014-05-18 04:20:04

HAIFA, Israel, May 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE:ESLT) ("Elbit Systems") announced today that its wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary, Elbit Systems of America, LLC ("Elbit Systems of America"), has been awarded two contracts, totaling $20.1 million, to support the U.S. upgrade of the U.S. Marine Corps' Bell AH-1W attack helicopter fleet. The first contract, in the amount of $11.6 million, calls for Elbit Systems of America to provide helmet display tracker...

2014-05-17 23:02:37

Massachusetts who's who of technology and health care leaders are heading to Israel with Gov. Deval Patrick on an innovation partnership and trade mission. Onset Technology CEO, Judit Sharon, will be accompanying the Technology and Health Care group. Waltham, MA (PRWEB) May 17, 2014 Massachusetts technology and health care leaders will be heading to Israel, along with Gov. Deval Patrick, on an innovation partnership and trade mission. Gov. Patrick and members of the delegation are...

2014-05-15 12:33:31

CAESAREA, Israel, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Resources will be channeled towards randomized clinical studies and further commercialization. Keystone Heart will exhibit and present at EuroPCR next week in Paris. Keystone Heart, a medical device company and the developer of CE marked TriGuard(TM) Cerebral Protection Device [http://www.keystoneheart.com/products ], has successfully raised $14M in a series B round of financing led by OrbiMed. OrbiMed is a leading...

2014-05-15 12:21:44

With its 750m2 facility now fully up-and-running, Fulcrum SP Materials can now coat 100-meter carbon-fibre, glass-fibre and aramid rolls REHOVOT, Israel, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fulcrum SP Materials Ltd., a world leader in innovative nanotechnology for enhanced composite materials, today announced that its 750 square meter pilot production facility is now fully operational. Applying its technology via standard textile dyeing machines, Fulcrum can now coat 100-meter...


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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
reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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