21 November 2019 - 23 Heshvan 5780 - כ"ג חשון ה' אלפים תש"פ
Journalist faces death penalty E-mail

Salah Uddin Shoaib Choudhury, a Bangladeshi journalist, faces the death penalty for advocating diplomatic ties with Israel.

Choudhury, himself is devout Muslim. The charges against him range from treason to sedition.

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Chanukah shines in Hong Kong E-mail

The bar has been raised for Hong Kong’s Chanukah celebrations. The image of Chabad’s giant menorah against the backdrop of the Bank of China building shines in participant’s memories.

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Livni visits Japan and South Korea E-mail

Tzipora Livni, Foreign Affairs Minister and Vice Prime Minister of the State of Israel, also made a recent trip to Asia in January.

Livni made an official visit to Japan her first, and met with leaders including, Japan’s National Security Advisor Yoriko Koike and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

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Olmert returns to China to celebrate friendship between nations E-mail

January 24 officially marked the anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between the State of Israel and the People’s Republic of China. The occasion was honoured by a visit to China by Israel’s Prime Minister, Ehud Olmert.

The purpose of the trip was to celebrate the strong friendship between the two nations and to further promote the exchange of ideas in agriculture, science and technology, and culture. The strengthening of cooperation in trade, economics and security issues were also at the top of the agenda.

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Israeli program a model for Sri Lanka E-mail
An Israeli project entitled the “Digital Bridge” was developed by students and highlighted at a past ITU Telecom Asia Youth Forum. The “Digital Bridge” recognised divides within Israeli society and sought to use digital literacy as a tool to lessen the gap.Please login or register to see the full article
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