Tel Aviv


Rise in Violent Crime in South Tel Aviv

The recent closure of detention facilities for illegal African migrants has likely led to a dramatic surge in violent crime in south Tel Aviv, according to a senior police official…

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100-Story Skyscraper Approved for Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv will soon be the home of a true world-class skyscraper – a 100-story tower that will be built in downtown Tel Aviv, near the municipal border with Ramat…

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Tel Aviv to Guangzhou – Direct

Air travel between Israel and China expanded again on Thursday with an announcement that Hainan Airlines is launching a direct route from Tel Aviv to Guangzhou, Globes reported. Hainan projects…

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Student Badly Hurt in Lab Explosion at TAU

A student at Tel Aviv University was severely injured in an explosion during a laboratory experiment. The 27-year-old was rushed by Magen David Adom ambulance to Ichilov Hospital in Tel…

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Tel Aviv Bike-Sharing Program Shows Loss

Introduced with great fanfare three years ago, the Tel-Ofen bike-sharing program in Tel Aviv suffered a dip in the number of riders in 2017 – leading to an operating loss…

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Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Sale Prospects Look Good

A number of foreign stock exchanges and other financial bodies have been taking an active interest in acquiring the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE), Globes reported on Tuesday, citing industry…

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Tel Aviv Graffiti Calls for ‘Death to Bibi’

Police on Sunday were investigating graffiti that was scrawled on a sidewalk in Tel Aviv calling for the murder of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu. The graffiti read “death to Bibi,”…

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Uruguay Insists Tel Aviv Is Israel’s Capital

The furor over the status of Yerushalayim has now made itself felt in relations between Israel and Uruguay, as Montevideo rejected criticism of its reference to Tel Aviv as the…

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Explosion in Yaffo Kills 3, Collapses Building

An explosion in Yaffo late Monday night killed three people and led to the collapse of a building. Four others were lightly hurt in the explosion at a construction materials store.…

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