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OurCrowd, Germany’s Innogy team on Israel investments

Leading German energy company innogy SE and Israeli equity crowdfunding platform OurCrowd have announced a new business partnership. The partnership will scout investment opportunities at Israeli startups for the energy market. Read more.

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Can Israel’s high-tech sector make America great again?

Here, in Israel, a joke is making the rounds. How does a Saudi do business with an Israeli? Very quietly. Read more.

Israeli startups raise $700M in 2017 so far

Israeli startups are keeping pace with last year when a record $4.8 billion was raised, according to IVC. Read more.

Germany seeks Israeli technology

Israeli companies and startups are now being invited to partake in the economic boom in North Rhine-Westphalia. Read more.


News Nuggets

  • Israel’s LightCyber bought for $105M (NoCamels)
  • Israeli company XACT Robotics raises $5M (Globes)
  • Behavior analytics company Fortscale raises $7M (Globes)
  • Israeli artificial intelligence startups make top 50 list (Israel21c)
  • Israeli breakthrough could diagnose sleep disorders while you’re awake (Israel21c)

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