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16 October 2019 - 18 Tishri 5780 - י"ח תשרי ה' אלפים תש"פ
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Ganenu of Singapore looking towards a bright future E-mail

Ganenu, the only Jewish school in Singapore is eagerly looking forward to 5767. A number of big changes are being implemented this year.

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Ideas flow with israeli water technology delegation visit E-mail

The China/Hong Kong-Israel Investment Council hosted a water technologies forum in Hong and Beijing in cooperation with the Water Technologies Delegation, headed by Avraham Israeli.   The session on Monday, September 18, held at the Jewish Community Centre of Hong Kong,  brought together numerous large manufacturers based in Hong Kong and China with Israeli corporations seeking to expand in the region.

Many of these companies announced they were seeking local partnerships and joint ventures. While members of the delegation own the technology for these specific state of the art water management systems, the local companies alone can provide the contacts and know-how required to succeed in this market. 

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Mumbai Hitler themed restaurant opens E-mail

A themed restaurant called ‘Hitler’s Cross’ has opened in a suburb of Mumbai, India.  Mumbai is home to around 4,500 Jews who expressed their outrage, though few others outside the community expressed their disapproval.

The themed restaurant is decorated with swastikas, Nazi ‘memorabilia’ and several Hitler posters. As per owner, Puneet Sablock, the name and theme were not meant to be offensive but chosen merely to attract attention to his new business.

 

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Incident at Ohel Leah E-mail

The Jewish Community Centre of Hong Kong’s Security Staff recently reported, to local authorities, that a man was seen videoing Ohel Leah Synagogue.  The police arrived and the man was taken to Central Police Station for questioning.

The man, a Saudi Arabian national, was later released and not charged.  He indicated to police that he was in Hong Kong as a tourist.  JCC Security officials remain skeptical and have alerted the community accordingly.

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New Chabad House opens in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam E-mail

This summer Chabad established its presence in Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh City.  As Vietnam’s economy expands and they become host to larger numbers of multi-national companies, likewise the demand for an organised centre for Jewish life will grow.

Rabbi Mordechai Avtzon, of Hong Kong’s Chabad, is directing the entrance into Vietnam. “We are looking to set down the infrastructure of Jewish life in Vietnam according to Torah and Jewish law instead of waiting to see a Jewish community form there,” indicated Rabbi Avtzon.

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