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2014-09-16 08:20:43

AZOUR, Israel, September 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ituran Location and Control Ltd. (NASDAQ: ITRN) (the "Company") announces that F.K. Generators and Equipment Ltd., has sold today, through Moked Ituran Ltd 1,431,000 ordinary shares of the Company with par value of NIS 0.331/3 each at a price of NIS 74.00 per share, representing 6.8% of the Company's issued share capital. "The management of Ituran feels it is important for the following clarification to be made,"...

2014-09-08 12:29:59

Commission Alleges That AbbVie Inc. and Besins Healthcare Inc. Filed Sham Lawsuits; AbbVie and Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. Entered Anticompetitive Agreement to Delay Generic Entry WASHINGTON, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In its latest action to ensure competition in the nation's healthcare markets, the Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint in federal district court charging several major pharmaceutical companies with illegally blocking American consumers' access to...

2014-08-11 08:21:27

AZOUR, Israel, August 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ituran Location and Control Ltd. (NASDAQ: ITRN) announced that the Board of Directors approved the distribution of a cash dividend in the amount of NIS 0.66 per share or $0.19 per share, totaling approximately NIS 13.8 million or US$4.0 million. The dividend will be paid to shareholders of record as of September 22, 2014. The Company will pay the dividend out on October 7, 2014. In its decision to approve the distribution...

2014-08-04 08:20:44

AZOUR, Israel, August 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ituran Location and Control Ltd. (NASDAQ: ITRN)(the "Company") announced today that, it received from the Israeli tax authority ("ITA") tax assessments for the years 2010-2012 amounting to NIS 36 million (approximately US$ 10.5 million). Approximately 50% is due to disallowance of various deductions and the remaining balance is due to timing differences of the deduction of certain expenses, which will be deducted in the coming...

2014-07-16 12:28:14

NEW YORK, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alzheimer's disease affects approximately 5.2 million people in the United States alone, and it is the nation's sixth leading cause of death. A cure for this insidious killer has so far proven elusive, but that could soon change as a result of a breakthrough at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology that sheds light on a key mechanism in the accumulation of protein plaques in the tissue of Alzheimer's disease patients. The...

2014-07-16 08:20:43

Conference Call Scheduled at 9am ET AZOUR, Israel, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ituran Location and Control Ltd. (NASDAQ: ITRN , TASE: ITRN), announced that it will be releasing its second quarter 2014 results on Monday, August 11, 2014. The Company will also be hosting a conference that day at 9am Eastern Time. On the call, management will review and discuss the results, and will be available to answer investor questions. To participate, call one of the...

2014-05-15 08:21:37

AZOUR, Israel, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ituran Location and Control Ltd. (NASDAQ: ITRN) announced that the Board of Directors approved the distribution of a cash dividend in the amount of NIS 0.66 per share or $0.19 per share, totaling approximately NIS 13.8 million or US$4.0 million. The dividend will be paid to shareholders of record as of June 18, 2014. The Company will pay the dividend out on July 3, 2014. In its decision to approve the distribution of the cash...

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...

2014-04-30 08:21:34

AZOUR, Israel, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ituran Location and Control Ltd. (NASDAQ: ITRN)(the "Company") announces today that at its extraordinary general meeting of shareholders, held earlier today (the "Meeting"), the Company's shareholders elected Mr. Gidon Kotler as an external director of the Company for a three-year term. This resolution was approved, as required under Israeli law, by the affirmative vote of the holders of a majority of the voting power...

2014-04-30 04:20:37

Conference Call Scheduled at 9am ET AZOUR, Israel, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ituran Location and Control Ltd. (NASDAQ: ITRN) (TASE: ITRN), announced that it will be releasing its first quarter 2014 results on Thursday, May 15, 2014. The Company will also be hosting a conference that day at 9am Eastern Time. On the call, management will review and discuss the results, and will be available to answer investor questions. To participate, call one of the following...


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