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June 21, 1992 | KATHY M. KRISTOF
Investors have always wanted to make money, but in recent years more and more people seem interested in doing good while doing well. That's been the impetus behind dozens of "socially responsible" mutual funds, which seek to invest in ways that advance certain social aims. Now, as U.S. government financial support of Israel is increasingly challenged, the Development Corp. of Israel is hoping that more American Jews pick up the social investment gauntlet and buy State of Israel bonds.
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BUSINESS
March 19, 1998
* Boeing said it will invest $10 million for a 42% stake in an Israeli producer of avionics test equipment and electronic systems, Rada Electronic Industries Ltd.
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BUSINESS
March 19, 1998
* Boeing said it will invest $10 million for a 42% stake in an Israeli producer of avionics test equipment and electronic systems, Rada Electronic Industries Ltd.
BUSINESS
March 8, 1995 | Times Staff and Wire Reports
Shamrock Buys 22.5% of Israeli Company: The Burbank company, owned by the Roy E. Disney family, paid $252 million for the stake in Koor Industries, Israel's largest industrial holding company. Koor, which had revenue of $3 billion last year, deals in electronics, telecommunications, chemicals, building supplies, food, trade and metals.
BUSINESS
March 8, 1995 | Times Staff and Wire Reports
Shamrock Buys 22.5% of Israeli Company: The Burbank company, owned by the Roy E. Disney family, paid $252 million for the stake in Koor Industries, Israel's largest industrial holding company. Koor, which had revenue of $3 billion last year, deals in electronics, telecommunications, chemicals, building supplies, food, trade and metals.
BUSINESS
April 13, 1993 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Hospital Supplier Agrees to Invest in Israel: Baxter International Inc. said it will invest at least $20 million to settle lawsuits brought by shareholders over the hospital supply company's efforts to be removed from an Arab boycott list. Baxter agreed last month to pay $6.5 million in fines and pleaded guilty to sharing business information with the Arab League in an attempt to remove itself from the list. It had been boycotted because it built a plant near Ashdod, Israel.
BUSINESS
January 30, 1991
At least eight airlines have resumed flights to the Persian Gulf despite few passengers, high insurance rates, terrorism threats and open warfare. Among the eight are British Airways, which has resumed flights to and from Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Oman. Some carriers, such as Kuwait Airways--an airline without a country--are flying to evacuate foreigners. Others said they want to maintain a veneer of normalcy in the crisis.
BUSINESS
November 21, 1990 | JAMES FLANIGAN
While the world is focused on the Persian Gulf, and on President Bush, U.S. forces and Saddam Hussein's Iraq, events are occurring in Israel that may bring a better future to the Middle East. This year, Israel expects to take in between 100,000 and 200,000 immigrants from the Soviet Union. And the flow could reach 350,000 next year, says Deputy Prime Minister Moshe Nissim, who is also Minister of Trade and Industry. Indeed, Israel's 4.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 16, 1991 | DEAN E. MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir arrived in Los Angeles Friday to begin a 10-day visit to the United States to promote economic ties and discuss the historic peace process in the Middle East.
NEWS
December 25, 1993 | ALAN C. MILLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
They are Arab Americans and American Jews, entrepreneurs and exporters, international economic pioneers driven by a combination of idealism and a new chance to turn a profit. Above all, they are willing to take big risks for big rewards. They are undertaking, or at least exploring, steps once thought all but impossible: investing in businesses or development projects in the poor, violence-racked territories of the West Bank and Gaza that Israel is to turn over to Palestinian control.
BUSINESS
April 13, 1993 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Hospital Supplier Agrees to Invest in Israel: Baxter International Inc. said it will invest at least $20 million to settle lawsuits brought by shareholders over the hospital supply company's efforts to be removed from an Arab boycott list. Baxter agreed last month to pay $6.5 million in fines and pleaded guilty to sharing business information with the Arab League in an attempt to remove itself from the list. It had been boycotted because it built a plant near Ashdod, Israel.
BUSINESS
June 21, 1992 | KATHY M. KRISTOF
Investors have always wanted to make money, but in recent years more and more people seem interested in doing good while doing well. That's been the impetus behind dozens of "socially responsible" mutual funds, which seek to invest in ways that advance certain social aims. Now, as U.S. government financial support of Israel is increasingly challenged, the Development Corp. of Israel is hoping that more American Jews pick up the social investment gauntlet and buy State of Israel bonds.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 16, 1991 | DEAN E. MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir arrived in Los Angeles Friday to begin a 10-day visit to the United States to promote economic ties and discuss the historic peace process in the Middle East.
BUSINESS
January 30, 1991
At least eight airlines have resumed flights to the Persian Gulf despite few passengers, high insurance rates, terrorism threats and open warfare. Among the eight are British Airways, which has resumed flights to and from Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Oman. Some carriers, such as Kuwait Airways--an airline without a country--are flying to evacuate foreigners. Others said they want to maintain a veneer of normalcy in the crisis.
BUSINESS
November 21, 1990 | JAMES FLANIGAN
While the world is focused on the Persian Gulf, and on President Bush, U.S. forces and Saddam Hussein's Iraq, events are occurring in Israel that may bring a better future to the Middle East. This year, Israel expects to take in between 100,000 and 200,000 immigrants from the Soviet Union. And the flow could reach 350,000 next year, says Deputy Prime Minister Moshe Nissim, who is also Minister of Trade and Industry. Indeed, Israel's 4.
NEWS
December 25, 1993 | ALAN C. MILLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
They are Arab Americans and American Jews, entrepreneurs and exporters, international economic pioneers driven by a combination of idealism and a new chance to turn a profit. Above all, they are willing to take big risks for big rewards. They are undertaking, or at least exploring, steps once thought all but impossible: investing in businesses or development projects in the poor, violence-racked territories of the West Bank and Gaza that Israel is to turn over to Palestinian control.
BUSINESS
May 2, 1990 | From Associated Press
Hospital supply giant Baxter International Inc. on Tuesday denied it sold a plant in Israel to get off the Arab League's blacklist of companies doing business with the Jewish state. Baxter, the world's largest hospital supply company, has agreed to build a similar plant in Syria. Spokesman Les Jacobson said Baxter learned indirectly of its removal from the list in January.
BUSINESS
May 2, 1990 | From Associated Press
Hospital supply giant Baxter International Inc. on Tuesday denied it sold a plant in Israel to get off the Arab League's blacklist of companies doing business with the Jewish state. Baxter, the world's largest hospital supply company, has agreed to build a similar plant in Syria. Spokesman Les Jacobson said Baxter learned indirectly of its removal from the list in January.
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