Amazon Photo: Shutterstock Taxation threatens Amazon's entry to Israel

Amazon representatives met with a leading accounting firm in Israel to decide whether to open an online store here, or just translate its US site to Hebrew.

Reshet-Channel 10 merger  image: Shutterstock Blavatnik, Recanati to control merged Channel 10 - Reshet

Together with Nadav Topolski, Blavatnik and Recanati's company will hold 68% of the merged channel shares.

Richard Gere Photo: Reuters, Mario Anzuoni Apple in talks to buy Israeli TV series "Nevelot"

Apple outbid competitors such as Showtime, FX, and Amazon for the rights to produce a US version starring Richard Gere.

Store replacing Children's Place Photo: Shany Moses Fashion stores abandoning Gindi TLV mall

Three of Israel's largest fashion groups have vacated stores in the 'fashion' mall in Tel Aviv.

Cellcom Cellcom, Bezeq raising debt

Bezeq has completed a NIS 578 million expansion of its Series 9 bonds, and Cellcom is set to raise NIS 300 million.

Patrick Drahi Photo: Alon Ron Hot mulls strategic investor for fiber optic infrastructure

The Israeli telco is mulling splitting into services and infrastructure companies in order to upgrade its infrastructure.

Sylvan Adams Photo: Reuters Sylvan Adams in talks to invest in Reshet-Channel 10

Another Canadian billionaire Mitch Goldhar has also had initial talks about investing in the planned merged TV company.

Robert Antokol  photo: Efi Sameach Playtika buys German games co Wooga

Market sources put the acquisition price for Berlin-based casual games company Wooga at over $100 million.

Benjamin Netanyahu  photo: Tamar Matsafi Netanyahu: I caused Bezeq and Elovitch only losses

At a Likud Hanukah event last night, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu poured scorn on the police recommendations in Case 4000.

Benjamin Netanyahu, Shaul Elovitch: Tamar Matsafi Police recommend indicting Netanyahu, Elovitch for bribery

Elovitch is suspected of dictating favorable coverage on the Walla! website, which he controlled, in exchange for regulatory favors for Bezeq, which he also controlled.

Moshe Hogeg and Lionel Messi Photo: PR Hogeg's Sirin Labs unveils $999 blockchain phone

The Israeli company has launched the world's first blockchain phone complete with a cold storage crypto wallet.

Charging Bird scooters Photo: Dror Adi Electric scooters boost Tel Aviv's gig economy

"Globes"  talks to scooter collectors, "Bird hunters" who are earning up to NIS 10,000 per month, and await the launch of Lime.

Yuri Milner  photo: Reuters "I want to make scientists celebrities"

Yuri Milner made his money from social networks. Now his Breakthrough awards support science - in Israel too.

vehicle technology  image: Shutterstock - ASAP Creative Autotech ahoy!

With the timetable for commercializing autonomous cars getting longer, Israeli autotech companies are looking at parallel markets - shipping, for example.

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