Impression of new business zone in Wadi al-Joz  credit: Ari Cohen Architecture and Urban Planning

East Jerusalem to have three new business zones

Hundreds of thousands of square meters of office and commercial space are planned. Bimkom deputy director Efrat Cohen-Bar: The next step is to deal with the housing shortage.

Tel Aviv Central Bus Station Photo: Shutterstock What next for Tel Aviv's Central Bus Station?

A white elephant and economic disaster from 1976 to 1993 and environmental hazard and urban blight ever since, the sorry saga is entering a new phase.

New immigrants / Photo: Sasson Tiram How to encourage tech aliya

The government plans to fill Israel's technology worker shortage from the Diaspora. "Globes" offers some tips.

Tal Liani Photo: Tamar Matsafi "Israeli companies must cultivate investor relations."

BofA Merrill Lynch equity research group head Tal Liani slams the IR efforts of many Israeli companies traded on Wall Street and explains why SPAC mergers are problematic.

Unicorn Illustration: Gil Gibli Israel becomes unicorn nation

As IPOs outstrip acquisitions and unicorns abound, it's time for Israel to drop the startup nation moniker.

Tel Aviv light rail Photo: Eyal Izhar Can Israel pivot from cars to public transport?

"Globes" examines Israel's biggest transport projects, which reflect a shift from cars to trains and buses. But will they relieve the congestion?

Globes Israel's Growth Champions Call for Entries: Globes ranks Israel's Fastest Growing Companies

Globes and international business data company Statista are seeking the Israeli companies with the fastest rate of revenue growth from 2017-20.

Bank Leumi Photo: Eyal Izhar Leumi USA merger could benefit other Israeli banks

Some banking sources believe the loss of Leumi USA's Israeli identity will benefit rivals Hapoalim and Discount in the US market.

40 Under 40 Efrat Levy Globes 40-Under-40 seeks Israel's most promising young leaders

"Globes" Israel Young Leadership project, 40-under-40, is underway and registration is open for all those who see themselves as worthy contenders.

High-tech office / Photo: Shutterstock, Look before you leave

Some Israeli tech companies hire and train inexperienced tech workers and then demand large payments, if they leave within a few years.

Intel Kiryat Gat Photo: Eyal Izhar Israel has major role to play in Intel revival

Israeli tech prowess could be key as Intel battles to recover its leading position in the global chip market.

Gigi Levy-Weiss Photo: NFX Beach Bum's backgammon hits the jackpot

Company founder Gigi Levy-Weiss discusses the huge potential of Israel's tech industry and gaming sector and insists there is no bubble waiting to burst.

St. John Harvey Franchise Director easyHotel Photo: PR easyHotel bringing low-cost accommodation to Israel

Franchise director St. John Harvey says easyHotel, like sister company easyJet, will offer a basic product, with services, which guests often don't need, costing extra.

Tel Aviv banishing cars from city side streets

After Levinsky Market and Nahlat Binyamin, pedestrian malls are being created around the Carmel Market and Kerem Hateiminim. But not everyone is happy.

The seafront at Rishon LeZion  - parking lots all the way  credit: Shutterstock The deadly sins of Israeli urban planning

Replication, contempt, neglect: Israel’s leading urban planners cite failures and offer solutions.

El Al plane at Ben Gurion airport Photo: Michal Raz Chaimovitz Can streamlining and state aid save El Al?

Despite its dire situation, El Al has strong cards in its negotiations over a rescue package with the Ministry of Finance.
















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