Jewish Journal

Tag: Start-up Nation

View the most popular tags overall?

  • The Arab High-Tech exchange, part 1: Arabs in Israel’s ‘Start-Up Nation’

    By Shmuel Rosner

    May 20, 2015 | 4:14 am

    Roni Floman is an Israeli writer. Her first book, Sojourners and Settlers, is a non-fiction book about the Israeli community in the San Francisco Bay Area. Her second non-fiction book, Good Intentions – Arab high-tech in Israel, came out in Hebrew in 2013. Its English translation...

  • Israel’s dependence on Daddy Warbucks

    By Danielle Berrin

    May 1, 2014 | 10:30 am

    In human years, 66-year-old Israel should be deep in middle age — accomplished, semi-retiring, with a beach house and ample stock options. 

    But in nation-building years, 60-plus is still young, and modern Israel seems more like a talented 20-something, handy with a tank and...

  • Intel Israel president rallies momentum

    By Ryan Torok

    February 26, 2014 | 4:27 pm

    Israel’s tech sector just might be resting on its laurels. 

    Shmuel Eden, president of Intel Israel and senior vice president of Intel Corp., said that Israel’s reputation as a start-up nation has caused Israeli innovators, who think their work is done now that Israel is...

  • ‘Green and clean’ tech Finland looks to Israel for inspiration

    February 18, 2014 | 10:04 am

    Finnish Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen is determined to overhaul his economy, and cites Israel's success as a "start-up" nation brimming with high-tech innovation as his model.

    With just 5.4 million people, a world-class education system and an international mindset, Finland can...

  • Rosner, rebranded

    By Shmuel Rosner

    January 9, 2013 | 10:01 am

    A slightly different - and shorter - version of this article appeared at the IHT-NYT site. You can read it here.

    When you’re in Tel Aviv - touring its busy beach-cafes by day or its busier bars and restaurants by night - it’s easy to think of Israel as an attractive place. And...

  • The Arabpreneurs

    By Rob Eshman

    May 15, 2012 | 10:01 pm

    Last week, I wrote about innovative ideas for addressing poverty and the class divide in America.

    This week I will solve the Middle East crisis.

    OK, maybe I’m over-promising.

    But on stage in a large ballroom at the Beverly Hilton Hotel earlier this month, two Israelis, a...

  • Time to expand dialogue and partnership with Israel

    May 15, 2012 | 9:32 pm

    This week, I traveled from Israel to engage in discussions with Jewish community leaders and activists in Southern California. As a proud Israeli Zionist, I work to promote the flourishing ties between Israel and Diaspora Jewry. I came here as an Israeli who celebrates the link...