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17 June 2019 - 15 Sivan 5779 - ט"ו סיון ה' אלפים תשע"ט
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Pomegranates gifts to Thai King E-mail

In an official handover ceremony held on 12 June, 120 pomegranates were presented by the Israeli Government to HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn.

The pomegranate plantation was developed in honour of His Royal Majesty’s birthday and the number of trees to be planted is representative of health and happiness in Jewish culture.

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Farewell reception held in Hong Kong for Foreign Ministry representatives E-mail

The Jewish Community of Hong Kong bid farewell to Consul General Dan Ben-Eliezer and his wife Hedva and also to Assistant Consul General Eli Gil and his wife Sarit.

Consul General Ben-Eliezer was appointed to the Hong Kong/ Macau post in November 2005. Assistant Consul General Gil’s family had become a central part of the Carmel School community and will be missed by them as well.

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Haifa celebrates with 'sister city' Shanghai E-mail

“Shanghai Week” was held in Israel from 2-4 June 2008 to mark the 15th anniversary of the establishment of the “Sister Cities” relationship between Shanghai and Haifa.

The events included a series of cultural, economic and trade activities, jointly organised by CCPIT Shanghai Sub-Council, the Israel Export Institute, the Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce, the Manufacturers Association of Israel and the Israel-Asia Chamber of Commerce.

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Koreans awarded half of Hebrew U's Bible doctorates E-mail

The Bible Department of Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the “University of the Jewish People”, awarded only six departmental doctorates this year, reflecting a serious decline in the popularity of this department.

Remarkably, these prestigious doctoral degrees were awarded to only two Israelis, one American and three Koreans. There is also a significant Japanese presence within the department.

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Hadassah delegation attends WOC E-mail

A prominent Hadassah Medical delegation participated in the recent World Opthamology Congress (WOC) held in Hong Kong from 28 June – 2 July.

The international event drew participation from over 1,200 international speakers, 2,000 exhibitors and 10,000 delegates.

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