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Israeli officials warn of growing budget deficit ahead of election

02 Sep 2019

TEL AVIV Israel's budget deficit, which has swelled to a worrying level in 2019, is on course to expand further as the country heads into its second election this year, two top economic officials said on Monday.

Netanyahu: Israel ready for any scenario after Hezbollah clash

01 Sep 2019

JERUSALEM/BEIRUT Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Israel was prepared for any scenario after a cross-border clash with Lebanon's Hezbollah, but neither side seemed eager for another conflict.

Netanyahu says Israel ready for any scenario after Hezbollah clash

01 Sep 2019

JERUSALEM/BEIRUT, Sept 1 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Israel was prepared for any scenario after a cross-border clash with Lebanon's Hezbollah but neither side seemed eager for another conflict.

Hezbollah says commanders ready, Israel orders more forces to border region

01 Sep 2019

BEIRUT/JERUSALEM Hezbollah said on Saturday its field commanders were ready to respond to an attack a week ago that the Lebanese group blamed on Israeli drones, after Israel's military ordered extra forces to deploy near the border.

Israel eases rules on cyber weapons exports despite criticism

23 Aug 2019

TEL AVIV Israel is easing export rules on offensive cyber weapons, despite accusations by human rights and privacy groups that its technologies are used by some governments to spy on political foes and crush dissent. | Video

UPDATE 1-Israel Chemicals second-quarter profit up on strong potash sales

31 Jul 2019

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Israel's Spacecom looks to rebound from rough patch with Africa satellite

28 Jul 2019

TEL AVIV Israel’s Space Communication Ltd plans a satellite launch next weekend which it hopes will mark a rebound from a couple of major setbacks in recent years.

Biblical bad guys the ancient Philistines came from Europe, DNA shows

03 Jul 2019

JERUSALEM The ancient Philistines, the Biblical villains whose origins have puzzled scholars for decades, came to the Middle East from southern Europe more than 3,000 years ago, new DNA testing has shown.

Moody's, Israel's Team8 to create cyber risk standard for businesses

27 Jun 2019

TEL AVIV Ratings agency Moody's Corp and Israeli cyber group Team8 launched on Thursday a joint venture to assess how vulnerable businesses are to cyber attacks and create what they hope will become a global benchmark.

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