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Press Release: U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce Seeks Out New U.S.-Israeli Business Opportunities

Press Release: U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce Seeks Out New U.S.-Israeli Business Opportunities; Condemns UN ‘Blacklist’; Emphasizes U.S. Stands Firmly Behind U.S. Companies Doing Business with Israel Jerusalem, Israel February 26, 2020 Ian Steff, Assistant Secretary for Global Markets and Director General of the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service at the U.S. Department of Commerce, ...
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COVID-19 Information

Country-Specific Information: Israel has confirmed cases of COVID-19 within its borders. Entry and Exit Requirements: As of February 27, 2020, the Israeli Population and Immigration Authority will deny entry to any person who is not an Israeli resident or citizen who has traveled to China, Thailand, Hong Kong, Singapore, Macau, South Korea, Japan, or Italy in the last ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Jerusalem – February 19, 2020

Location:  Israel Event:  As of February 19, the Government of Israel reports there are no known cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Israel.  As a precaution, Israel’s Ministry of Health has recommended that the Israeli Population and Immigration Authority deny entry to anyone who is not an Israeli resident who has been in China, Thailand, ...
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Planted an olive tree at the Ambassador’s Residence in Jerusalem with KKL-JNF

“Planted an olive tree at the Ambassador’s Residence in Jerusalem with KKL-JNF today. Joined President Donald J. Trump’s “trillion tree” initiative, commemorated Tu Bishvat and strengthened our presence in this Holy City. Just like the tree, may our relationship with Israel grow bigger & stronger.” – U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman, February 12, 2020. ...
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