Adelson Reportedly Turned Off by Trump, Holding Back on Donations

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    Sheldon Adelson, head of the Republican Jewish Coalition, is among a number of Republican groups wavering or steering clear of supporting Republican nominee Donald Trump, according to a report in the Guardian on Saturday. Many Republican donors worry that a Trump loss to Clinton would have a catastrophic effect on Republican House representatives. According More...

Uber Lost at Least $1.27 Billion in First Half of 2016, Bloomberg

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  Uber Technologies lost at least $1.27 billion before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization in the first six months of 2016, Bloomberg reported on Thursday, citing More...

WhatsApp to Share Your Phone Number With Facebook

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Global messaging service WhatsApp says it will start sharing the phone numbers of its users with Facebook, its parent company. That means WhatsApp users could soon start seeing More...

Global Corporation Tax Levels in Perspective

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Corporate tax is levied on the income or capital of corporations or analogous entities with rates varying hugely between countries. Many countries impose it at the national level, More...

Beijing Xinwei Technology to Buy Israel’s Spacecom for $285 Million

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  Beijing Xinwei Technology Group has agreed to buy Israeli Spacecom Satellite Communications Ltd for $285 million, the companies said on Wednesday. Spacecom operates the More...

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“GIVE ME generals who have luck!” Napoleon once exclaimed. Which reminds one of Goethe’s Faust, who...

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  So much has been written over the years about Israel, its economy, and where it...

hc-jay-fishman-offers-congratulations-to-jim-furyk-20160807 Jay S. Fishman, Who Publicly Battled ALS and Led Travelers for More Than a Decade, Has Died

Jay S. Fishman, the Travelers Cos. Inc. executive chairman whose public battle with ALS raised new...

Response to BDS: New Website to Buy West Bank Goods

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The Yesha (“Judea, Samaria and Gaza”) Council intends to soon launch a shopping website to allow More...

U.S. Navy Forced to Fire on Iranian Vessel in Second Close Encounter This Week

An Iranian boat in the Persian Gulf sailed too close to a U.S. Navy ship for the second time this week, More...

U.S. Warns Citizens to Leave Gaza

The U.S. State Department this week warned citizens in the Gaza Strip to leave “as soon as possible when More...

High Court to Rule on Tel Aviv Saturday Store Openings

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With political tensions mounting over Public Transport Minister Yisrael Katz’s decision to permit renovation More...

“Spare Me, I Wasn’t Born Yesterday”, Judge Said Then Promptly Thrown Fugitive Former Comverse CEO in Jail

  Federal court in Brooklyn, N.Y., denied bail to Jacob “Kobi’ Alexander, the Israeli fugitive More...

Decade Later, Indicted CEO Kobi Alexander Agrees to Stand Trial in US, Report

    The founder of Comverse Technology founder, millionaire Jacob “Kobi” Alexander, More...