Jerusalem is world’s fastest growing tourist destination

Jerusalem is the world’s fastest-growing tourism destination, a report by London-based market research company Euromonitor International.

Wikipedia uploads 28,000 pictures of pre-state Israel for public view

Wikimedia Israel, the local branch of online free information service Wikipedia, has published some 28,000 photographs taken in the years before the founding of the State of Israel.

Record number of tourists visit Israel in 2018

The number of incoming tourists to Israel surpassed last year’s record of 3.6 million on Friday, and the Tourism Ministry is projecting entries will exceed four million by December 31.

Israel to lead global digital forum for first time

For the first time, Israel is set to host the D9 International Digital Forum, which will take place in Jerusalem between 19-21 November 2018

Palestinian baby gets heart transplant from Jewish child in medical first

A desperately-ill six-month-old Palestinian baby is bravely fighting for his life after receiving a heart transplant from a Jewish child.

Israel ranked 6th in world healthcare efficiency

Israel was ranked 6th in Bloomberg's annual health care-efficiency index.  Topping the index was Hong Kong, with Singapore in second.

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