China’s Economic Takeover Africa

African cornfield China’s Ministry of Commerce reports that trade between China and Africa surged by 40.5 percent year on year in the first seven months of 2021, reaching a record USD 139.1 billion. The Ministry highlighted that African items are gaining traction in China’s market, with African imports increasing by 46.3 percent between January and […]

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submarine scandal: Israel approves the establishment commission of investigation

SUBMARINE SCANDAL: Netanyahu. Photo Kobi Gideon, GPO) On Sunday, the Israeli Government approves the establishment of a commission to investigate the submarine scandal, in which former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was blamed for bribery in the 2006 purchase of submarines from a German shipyard. The cabinet approves the defense minister’s motion with a majority of […]

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Israel High Tech Scene January 9 – 15

Tel Aviv at sunset, Israel Startup Israel New Startups / VC FundingViral Or Bacterial Infection Company MeMed Raises $93 MillionIsraeli biotech company MeMed, which developed a diagnostic device that distinguishes between viral or bacterial infections within 15 minutes, announced today (Monday) a $93 million round of funding. The current round brings the total funding the […]

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