Israel was one of the first countries to launch a vaccination drive in mid-December via an agreement with Pfizer to obtain millions of paid vaccine doses in exchange for sharing data on their effectiveness.
The inoculation campaign was hailed as a success story that helped drastically reduce infections in the country of nine million.
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Hot money reverts to net inflow in Aug
Economic managers announced last August that the country finally exited from recession, with a gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 11.8 percent in the second quarter.
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Ayn Bernos Fights For Her Pageant Dream
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The start of vaccination for the general population – targeted in mid-October – is welcome news. It would be even more welcome if there are enough vaccines to go around.
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Most of the world relies on flood irrigation to water crops. A more efficient alternative hasn’t been widely adopted because it’s so expensive. One Israeli soil physicist has the answer: a tiny plastic widget
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Israel Made. American Tough.
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How to Forget a Pandemic
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