The Ministry of Environmental Protection imposed a monetary sanction on the port of Ashdod under the Prevention of Sea Pollution from Land-Based Sources Law, in the amount of NIS 10,649,240 million. This amount will be deposited into the Marine Pollution Prevention Fund within 60 days
History at the Electric Corporation. After 22 years of negotiations, the reform was finalized. However, the details of which have not yet been signed. Only the chapter on workers and the retirement of about 1,800 workers was agreed upon and signed. About 1,000 workers have retired from the electricity company recently. The reform will be brought to the cabinet table and the ministers will be asked to approve it. During the eight years of the reform, the IEC will sell five old sites to private hands, with a total capacity of about 4,000 megawatts - about half of its production capacity. In...
Bombardier, the Canadian railway and aircraft giant, held a conference for the local aerospace industries at the Manufacturers' Association in Tel Aviv, in order to find new collaborations for the purpose of realizing reciprocal purchasing and increasing its investments in Israel. The conference was held in cooperation with the Industrial Cooperation Authority of the Ministry of Economy and Industry, the Manufacturers' Association and the Israel Export Institute
The IDF's experiments in intercepting fire-kite-flying by means of multicopter drone proved to be a failure because of the low success rates, but the army continues to use the drones against the fire-kites. Kite terror from the Gaza Strip continues despite the calm: 12 firefighting teams and four firefighting planes operated in the Carmia reserve to take over the flames in a major fire that broke out due to a firebomb that was launched from the Gaza Strip. It is estimated that 2,000 to 3,000 dunams of fire were burned in the reserve area.
The Knesset's Interior Committee approved the regulations for a work permit for Israeli investors in the US According to the agreement, Israelis and US residents will be able to invest in each other's country and receive a work permit on an investment basis only. Until now, Israelis who wanted to obtain a work permit in the US, even for the purpose of starting a business, were forced to meet strict threshold conditions such as proof of unique knowledge, exceptional achievements, seniority or demand from the applicant to prove that in the past he had already made real trade. The new...
The Ministry of Economy and Industry is launching a new program, allocating NIS 110 million to raise productivity in the industrial sectors in national priority areas and in Jerusalem Industrial enterprises whose sales turnover is up to NIS 200 million will be able to receive a grant of up to NIS 3 million for the following purposes: investment or upgrading in technological equipment of systems, improvement of operational excellence, empowerment of human capital, promotion of innovation and efficiency in resources and raw materials
Six Israeli start-ups, presenting innovative technologies in the areas of health, agriculture and water, have reached the final stage of the ibridge to the innovation program of Israel-India, launched during the mutual visits of Indian and Israeliprime ministers over the past year. The six companies were selected from 18 Israeli companies that presented their technologies to Israeli and Indian company directors and investors at the Demo-Day event last week at the Urban Place in Shalom Tower in Tel Aviv.