Qualcomm’s Confidence in Israel’s Economy

Straight from the Jerusalem Boardroom #167, August 24, 2012

Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics: Israel’s economic growth during the 2nd quarter of 2012 was 3.2%, surpassing the 2.5% expectation, compared with a 2.8% growth during the 1st quarter.

Israel’s Economic Culture Praised by Philips Global

Straight from the Jerusalem Boardroom #166, August 03, 2012

1.  Frans Van Houten, the CEO of the Dutch giant, Philips Global: “Israel’s economic and organizational culture is consistent with Philips' requirements.... Philips owes part of its enhanced performance (17% above projections) to Israel's excellent engineers..."

While the Economy Slows Down in Israel and the World...

Straight from the Jerusalem Boardroom #165, July 20, 2012

According to a study by Deloitte Touche, one of the four leading CPA firms in the world, Israel is the 4th most attractive and most reliable site for overseas investors.

Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, is betting on Israel

Straight from the Jerusalem Boardroom #164, June 29, 2012

For a small country, Israel will have an oversized impact on the evolution of the next stage of the technology we all use….

Cisco and Facebook Expand Israel Operations

Straight from the Jerusalem Boardroom #163, June 22, 2012

Cisco and Facebook demonstrate confidence in the long-term viability of Israel’s economy.

Hong-Kong Billionaire Keeps Investing in Israel

Straight from the Jerusalem Boardroom #162, June 14, 2012

$22.5BN Sir Li Ka-Shing, the Hong Kong business magnate and the 9th wealthiest person in the world, made his 7th Israeli investment (through Horizons Ventures) in high tech start-ups

EMC, the storage giant, intensifies Israel operations

Straight from the Jerusalem Boardroom #161, May 11, 2012

The $58BN MA-based EMC acquired Israel’s XtremIO for $430MN, in addition to its existing Israeli R&D center, which employs 750 persons. 

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Praising Israel’s Economy

Straight from the Jerusalem Boardroom #160, April 05, 2012

“Israel's economy remains strong with GDP growing 4.7 percent in 2011, led by robust private consumption and buoyant investment.

Long-Term Confidence in Israel’s Economy

Straight from the Jerusalem Boardroom #159A, March 23, 2012

Israel’s economic growth during the last five years (21%) is higher than all OECD countries, other than Turkey.  Israel’s economy grew 270% during the last 20 years, while Israel’s population grew 145%. Israel’s unemployment is the lowest ever – 5.4%. 

IBM – 11th Acquisition of Israeli Companies

Straight from the Jerusalem Boardroom #159, February 02, 2012

IBM acquired Israel’s WorkLight for $60MN, its 11th Israeli acquisition. IBM employs 1,100 persons in its R&D centers in Israel

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