Moshe Kahlon, Benjamin Netanyahu photo: Flash 90

Netanyahu fails to stop defense budget agreement

Source close to Minister of Finance Moshe Kahlon: Netanyahu should take a drink of water and calm down.

Elsztain IDB narrows Clal Insurance bidders to two

Still in the running are Macrolink Group and a consortium with Tianan Insurance and JT Capital.

real estate  construction  picture: Tamar Mizpi Ashkelon gets new neighborhood

11,500 housing units will be built in the north of the city. 2,400 units are planned for Or Yehuda.

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Israel's citizens are again waking up to a new reality.

Teva Teva invests $10m in UK co's migraine treatment

Teva says Heptares's development complements its own migraine candidate TEV-48125, considered a potential blockbuster.

Wed: Tel Aviv stocks mixed

There was no clear direction on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange today, but banks were weak while the energy sector was firm.

start-ups Data management start-up raises $15m

The funding was led by Magma Venture Partners.

Leviathan Israel has mixed feelings on BG Aphrodite deal

BG and Delek are becoming partners in the Aphrodite field, which may promote a contract between BG-Shell Oil and Leviathan.

Arcadi Gaydamak Arcadi Gaydamak begins prison term in France

Gaydamak was sentenced to a three-year term for tax offenses and money laundering.

Tue: Russia-Turkey tensions spook world markets

Perrigo plunged and Delek was down but Ormat and Elbit Systems gained as world developments depressed the TASE.

polycom Polycom Israel closes - 280 employees lose jobs

The video conferencing company will transfer its local operations to India.

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Suzana Nahum-Zilberberg Bio-Light's IOPtima raising $7.2m at $20.7m value

Bio-Light records galucoma treatment developer IOPtima in its books at only NIS 3 million.

Nissan Slomiansky  picture: Uriah Tadmor Knesset c'tee skeptical on interest rate ceiling

A bill to regulate non-bank credit sets an interest rate ceiling of 20%.

Shlomo Eliahu Migdal posts NIS 1.95b Q3 loss on capital markets

Israeli insurance company Migdal saw its third quarter profit slashed by stock market falls.

Israeli fish-friendly concrete co expanding to US

ECOncrete is developing environmentally friendly concrete to build marine infrastructure.

Pfizer Pfizer to become Teva's largest shareholder

Pfizer will hold a 10% stake in the Israeli company, as part of its acquisition of Allergan.

Yiftah Ron-Tal picture: Eyal Yitzhar Israel Electric Corp chairman: We'll need to fire 600

Yiftah Ron-Tal said that IEC's revenue is falling 10% each year.

AMOS E Spacecom expects insurance for Amos 5 in 2016

Spacecom has information about the malfunction, which caused lost contact with the communications satellite.

Moshe Kahlon Treasury, Defense Ministry rift widens over budget

Ministry of Finance source: The Ministry of Defense is fooling us again.

HBO HBO to adapt Israeli show “Nevelot”

The American premium TV network will develop the series, based on a Yoram Kaniuk novella, with Alan Poul at the helm.

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