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Ari Rabinovitch

Meet the sea squirt, sucking up plastic particles from the sea

20 Feb 2019

EILAT, Israel A rubbery sea creature with an irritating habit of clinging to ships and invading beaches could help measure plastic pollution as it can filter tiny particles from the ocean and store them in its soft tissue. | Video

Intel to get $1 billion state grant for $11 billion Israel chip plant expansion

29 Jan 2019

JERUSALEM Intel Corp will receive a grant of about $1 billion from the Israeli government for its latest investment plan to expand its chip manufacturing operations in the country, Israel's finance minister said on Tuesday.

Intel to get $1 billion state grant for $11 billion Israel chip plant expansion

29 Jan 2019

JERUSALEM Intel Corp will receive a grant of about $1 billion from the Israeli government for its latest investment plan to expand its chip manufacturing operations in the country, Israel's finance minister said on Tuesday.

A new generation takes up the hunt for Dead Sea Scrolls

22 Jan 2019

QUMRAN, West Bank In the cliffs high above the Dead Sea archaeologists chip away with pick axes, hoping to repeat one of the most sensational discoveries of the last hundred years - the finding of the Dead Sea Scrolls. | Video

RPT-Mobileye leads Israeli charge into China's autonomous car market

09 Jan 2019

TEL AVIV, Jan 9 Israel-based Mobileye, which makes technology for autonomous driving, said on Tuesday it was expanding its business in China with two new partnerships, paving the way for smaller Israeli competitors that could benefit from U.S.-Sino trade tensions.

Mobileye leads Israeli charge into China's autonomous car market

08 Jan 2019

TEL AVIV Israel-based Mobileye, which makes technology for autonomous driving, said on Tuesday it was expanding its business in China with two new partnerships, paving the way for smaller Israeli competitors that could benefit from U.S.-Sino trade tensions.

UPDATE 2-Bank of Israel holds key rate at 0.25 pct, sees gradual tightening

07 Jan 2019

JERUSALEM, Jan 7 Bank of Israel Governor Amir Yaron said monetary tightening will be slow after the central bank left short-term interest rates unchanged in Yaron's first decision.

Israeli spacecraft gets final element before 2019 moon launch

17 Dec 2018

YEHUD, Israel Israeli engineers on Monday added the final element to a spacecraft destined for the moon - a digital time capsule - and said they aimed to land the craft early next year, somewhere between the landing sites of Apollo 15 and 17.

Israel to invest billions to get rail and roads up to speed

28 Nov 2018

TEL AVIV Israel is unrolling a major pipeline of investments to get rid of persistent traffic jams that are hampering economic growth. To unclog the developed world's most congested roads, the government will partner with private contractors and banks, both Israeli and foreign, marking a shift in policy after a series of transport projects were criticized for delays and mismanagement.

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