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Globes: China’s SAIC to open Israel development center

Published on Feb 27 2017 // Business and Innovation
26 Feb, 2017 18:27 – Chinese car manufacturing giant SAIC is founding an R&D center in Israel for advanced auto technologies. Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation (SAIC) will found an R&D center in Israel for advanced auto technologies, the company announced in China. The company said...

New York Post: Why Israel has the most technologically advanced military on Earth

January 29, 2017, 12:37pm – In 1950, just two years after the state of Israel was founded, the country’s first commercial delegation set off for South America. Israel desperately needed trading partners. Unlike its Arab adversaries, Israel did not have natural resources to fund its economy....

Times of Israel: BMW, Intel, Mobileye pledge self-driving fleet by end 2017

The future is right around the corner, as partners join forces to convert recent significant advancements into fully autonomous driving BMW Group, Intel and Israel’s Mobileye said Wednesday that a fleet of about 40 autonomous BMW cars will be on the roads by the second half of 2017. The announcement,...

Globes: Orbotech signs biggest ever Chinese deal

December 5, 2016, 16:39 – The Israeli inspection solutions company has signed a $61 million deal with BOE Technology for very large TV screens. Electronic device inspection system company Orbotech Ltd. (Nasdaq: ORBK) reported today that BOE Technology, a leading Chinese manufacturer of flat panel...

Globes: Mobileye, Delphi, Intel team on cars

November 29, 2016  – The Israeli sensor company and the UK car parts company will develop self-driving systems using Intel’s chips. Israeli collision avoidance sensor developer Mobileye (NYSE: MBLY), has teamed with auto parts maker Delphi Automotive Plc and Intel in self-driving cars to...

Globes: Marius Nacht founds $100m life sciences fund

November 15, 2016, 15:44 – “I’m wishing for the creation of another Teva or another Check Point in healthcare.” Marius Nacht, one of the three cofounders of Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (Nasdaq: CHKP) and the company’s chairman in the past few years, is founding an...

Globes: Airbus chooses Stratasys material for flight parts

October 13, 2016, 19:31 – Airbus has standardized on Stratasys’s ULTEM 9085 3D printing material for the production of flight parts for its A350 XWB aircraft. Stratasys (Nasdaq: SSYS) has announced that aircraft manufacturer Airbus has standardized on its ULTEM 9085 3D printing material...

Globes: “Globes” names Mobileye Israel’s tech co of the decade

September 28, 2016, 17:35 – Shashua: We went from being a supplier in 2014 to being a partner of BMW and Intel in July 2016. Mobileye(NYSE: MBLY), the “Globes” tech company of the decade, which has already existed for 17 years, is a leader in technology for computer vision, machine...

Globes: Apple developing iPhone 8 in Israel

September 28, 2016, 13:58 – Sources at Apple’s development center in Herzliya told “Business Insider” that they are working on the iPhone 8, which will be released in 2017. Apple is developing hardware for the iPhone 8 at its Herzliya development center in Israel, “Business...

Global Times: Israeli high-tech companies meet Chinese investors in Shanghai

September 22, 2016, 18:23:39 – For the first time in 16 years, the GoforIsrael business conference was not held in Israel, but in Shanghai. Over 200 Israeli participants traveled to China to meet with 1,000 local investors and partners. Among them, 100 are high-tech companies, with about half...