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Markets » Mon Jul. 28

Oil Rises Just Above $102 a Barrel

The price of oil traded around $102 a barrel on Friday, nearly unchanged, as worries over supplies and geopolitical tensions eased. Oil prices had slipped Thursday after spiking earlier in…

Israel » Thu Jul. 17

Shekel Down As Ceasefire Fails

The dollar-shekel exchange rate fluctuated with the Egyptian ceasefire proposal, fueling the shekel upward with news that a mutual de-escalation was anticipated Monday morning, and then sending it back downward…

Israel » Tue Jul. 8

Orbotech Picks Up SPTS Technologies

Orbotech has agreed to acquire SPTS Technologies Group, a United Kingdom-based manufacturer of equipment for the microelectronics industry, from European private equity firm Bridgepoint and others for $370 million in…

Israel » Sun Jul. 6

Old Navy to Come to Israel

Gottex Brands is planning to open Old Navy fashion outlets in  Israel, according to Globes. Gottex is in advanced talks on the launch and has already reserved space for the…

Opinion » Sun Jul. 27

The FAA Crackdown on Sanity

Coming off the downing of a commercial aircraft over Ukraine, the world had had enough. It was clear in verbal condemnations and social media hashtag campaigns that never again would…

Opinion » Sun Jul. 27

The FAA Crackdown on Sanity

Coming off the downing of a commercial aircraft over Ukraine last week, the world had had enough. It was clear in verbal condemnations and social media hashtag campaigns that never…

Editorial » Mon Jul. 28

The Quest for Justice Draws to a Close

On Sunday, the news broke that Germany’s highest court had rejected the Bild newspaper’s request for unrestricted access to the foreign intelligence service’s files on Adolf Eichmann. The reason for…

Editorial » Sun Jul. 27

Hypocrisy in Europe

The latest conflict in Gaza is not only uncovering terror tunnels in Gaza but also revealing that beneath the surface of European civility runs a vein of anti-Semitism crisscrossing the…

Editorial » Sun Jul. 27

Why the Mothers?

This week the Torah teaches us about the obligation to establish arei miklat — cities of refuge for individuals who unintentionally took the life of another — that Bnei Yisrael…