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ONTARIO, CANADA: A HIDDEN GEM OF A BUSINESS DESTINATION

December 20, 2017
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Operating in Israel, we are constantly in contact with local companies considering opening a North American location.  Most often the driver for this consideration is an existing market presence large enough to justify a production facility there rather than manufacturing the product in Israel and shipping it to […]

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ATTRACTING FOREIGN COMPANIES: HOW SWEET IS THE OFFER?

October 25, 2017
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Companies make the decision to open new facilities, offices, and branches based on the potential contribution to company growth and profit.  This is especially true when it comes to selecting the best locations in which to open offices and other facilities overseas..  Among the many criteria considered, companies […]

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ISRAEL IS AMERICA’S 13TH LARGEST FDI SOURCE

August 6, 2017
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Oftentimes the impact of Israel on the Western world is large enough to amaze even those of us who live here and experience the economic miracle every day.

That’s the reaction many of us had this week when the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) released […]

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TEACHING TODAY’S MBAs – A REVEALING EXPERIENCE

July 12, 2017
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Earlier this month, I was invited to deliver a guest lecture to students in the International MBA Program at Bar Ilan University in Ramat Gan. The topic was “Facilitating International Trade” and the students were in the 25-35 age group. Half of them were local Israelis, while […]

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