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China Deal Watch

Chinese companies are buying up overseas assets at a faster pace than U.S. buyers for the first time on record. This website, updated weekly, takes a close look at what China is acquiring, and where. The numbers reveal a lot about the country’s growing global ambitions. On Oct. 18, China Life Insurance Co Ltd agreed […]


Brexit will bring closer Israel-UK ties, British envoy says

Britain’s ambassador to Israel, David Quarrey. (British Embassy Israel) The United Kingdom’s shock referendum decision earlier this year to leave the European Union creates a “real opportunity” for closer ties between Israel and the UK, Britain’s ambassador to Israel said Thursday. At a Sukkot holiday party at the ambassador’s residence in Tel Aviv, Ambassador David […]


How Israel builds its hi-tech start-ups

                            People who learn fast are key to building cybersecurity start-ups, says Nadav Zafrir   Israel’s focus on national security has helped it build a vibrant cluster of cybersecurity businesses. Can other nations copy it? Many of the new companies in Israel […]