Tag: Israel

Cellcom Israel Ltd. Announces Appointment Of VP Business Development And CEO Of Golan Telecom

NETANYA, Israel, Oct. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE: CEL) (the “Company”) announced today the appointment of Mr. Ilan Sigal as the Company’s VP business development and as CEO of Golan Telecom (a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company) effective February 1, 2021.

Mr. Sigal has served as VP marketing of Pelephone communications Ltd., and VP marketing and business development of Yes – D.B.S Satellite Services (1998) Ltd. and Bezeq International Ltd. since January 2019 and from 2016 as VP marketing of Pelephone communications Ltd. From 2010 to 2016 he served as a marketing division manager of Bezeq, the Israeli Telecommunications Company Ltd. for the private and SOHO sectors and from 2007 to 2010 he served as its internet marketing department manager for the private sector. From 2004 to 2007 he served as a marketing department manager of Internet Gold-Golden Lines ltd. for the private sector.

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Head Winemaker at BARKAN WINERY in Israel Receives Master of Wine Distinction

Head Winemaker at BARKAN WINERY in Israel Receives Master of Wine Distinction

Ido Lewinsohn, the Head Winemaker of Barkan winery, graduated as a Master of Wine (MW) from the prestigious Institute of Masters of Wine after completing all exams and thesis demands.

“Lewinsohn is only the second Israeli to join the elite group of 408 Masters of Wine in the world,” commented Gabriel Geller, Royal Wine Corp.’s PR Director and Manager of Wine Education. “He is also one of the fewer than 100 winemakers to hold that distinguished title.” Royal Wine Corp. is the importer and distributor of Barkan in the United States.

The Institute of Masters of Wine is an international organization founded in London in 1953 with the purpose of promoting excellence, interaction, and learning in the field of wine. Its members are all Masters of Wine, having passed stringent qualifying exams that are recognized worldwide for their high standards and precision.

All Masters of Wine are known for their

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Making Peace With Israel, Gulf States Boost Optimism Of Mideast Business Leaders

In a surprising international development, on Friday President Trump announced that the Persian Gulf island Kingdom of Bahrain is joining the United Arab Emirates in normalizing relations with Israel. Leaders of the three nations will meet at the White House next week for an official signing ceremony.

The news came amidst the Trump administration’s diplomatic push for broader Middle East peace between Israel and its neighbors. The administration helped broker an August breakthrough in relations between the UAE and Israel, immediately opening up diplomatic, travel, and business relations between the two nations. With Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu traveling to the United States next week for the signing of the historic agreement, President Trump has teased that another nation may participate in the signing ceremony.

“Next week at the White House we’ll be having a signing between the UAE and Israel, and we could have another country added into that. And

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Redeeming points and miles to get to Israel isn’t as easy as some other Middle Eastern destinations. Although El Al, the flag carrier of Israel, is a transfer partner of Amex Membership Rewards, its loyalty program

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