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Israeli wins Asian poker tournament E-mail

The annual Asia Pacific Poker Tour  was held in Seoul, South Korea in late September.

Ziv Bachar,  was awarded the first prize, a glass trophy and US$139,872 in prize money.


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Special Olympics team welcomed in Shanghai E-mail

Israel will be well represented and well supported at the Shanghai Special Olympic games scheduled to be held from 2 October through 11 October. The 38 member team, along with their escorts and trainers, arrived in Shanghai to join over 7,000 athletes from 169 countries.


The Israeli delegation was warmly received by Shanghai’s Jewish community which raised over US$20,000 to support the athletes. The money raised by the community provided uniforms and sports shoes for the athletes.

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Gavriel Maimon pays official visit to Asia E-mail

Mr. Gavriel Maimon, Director-General of the Minister of Industry, Trade and Labour of the State of Israel paid an official visit to Hong Kong on 2 August 2007.

Mr. Maimon was accompanied by Mr. Amikam Ben Zwi, Chairman of the Standards Institute of Israel, Mr. Yair Amitay, MD of The Israeli Industry Center for R&D, and other senior officials.

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New Culture Center opens in Korea E-mail

On 12 June, the Israel Culture Center celebrated it 7th anniversary in operation as well as its relocation to a new and permanent residence.

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Barry Rubin lectures in Thailand Print E-mail

Professor Barry Rubin spoke at the Foreign Correspondent’s Club of Thailand, on 31 July.

His lecture was entitled “Is the Middle East a Threat to Asia?” He walked the audience through the conflict between radical Islamics – those who control Iran, Syria, Gaza and offered his thoughts on whether they are a threat to this region.


(Issue September 2007)

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