Daily Archives: October 26, 2020

Israel has alleviated the sting of COVID joblessness without trying to cure it

By | 2020-10-26T20:52:24+00:00 October 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Grants and allowances are being offered left and right, but little is being done to get Israelis back to work

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Jerusalem Venture Partners in talks to open innovation hub in UAE

By | 2020-10-26T20:13:16+00:00 October 26th, 2020|Sci/Tech|

JVP chairman Erel Margalit has met with potential partners and looked at at least one possible site for a hub during a visit to the UAE this week.

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Israel Chemicals, eyeing ‘foothold in major market,’ buys Brazil plant nutrition firm

By | 2020-10-26T19:41:11+00:00 October 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|

$120-million acquisition of Fertilaqua expands ICL’s presence in key growth market

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Israel plans to boost renewable energy production, but activists warn it’s not enough

By | 2020-10-26T19:22:54+00:00 October 26th, 2020|Health|

Government plan aims for 30 percent solar energy and 70 percent natural gas for electricity production by 2030, after rejecting an Environmental Protection Ministry proposal for a 40-percent target

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History will judge UNSC for failing to embrace Abraham Accords, US says

By | 2020-10-26T18:59:55+00:00 October 26th, 2020|Middle East|

“History will judge how this Council responds to this historic moment – it can either shrink from the challenge or rise to the occasion.”

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Waiting for Biden: a newly set Mideast table – analysis

By | 2020-10-26T18:43:14+00:00 October 26th, 2020|Middle East|

Some elements of Trump's Mideast peace plan, the so-called “Deal of the Century,” are becoming facts on the ground regardless of who wins next week’s US election.

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Israel watchdog releases report into COVID-19 handling. Here’s what’s missing

By | 2020-10-26T18:24:44+00:00 October 26th, 2020|Israel|

The state comptroller's findings are already two months out of date and shy away from berating crisis management and decision-making, sparing the government's blunders

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Coronavirus Israel live: After-school programs, beauty salons to reopen

By | 2020-10-26T18:17:13+00:00 October 26th, 2020|Israel|

Ministers fail to decide on reopening businesses, amend decision on reopening elementary schools starting Sunday ■ Israel to start clinical trials on vaccine next week ■ Pandemic czar warns too few tests could hamper exit strategy

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