Russia’s Yandex to launch ride-hailing service in Israel

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian internet firm Yandex's <YNDX.MM> online taxi-hailing service plans to launch operations in Israel, which is dominated by local ride-hailing competitor Gett. Yandex.Taxi plans to work under its new brand of Yango and will start by offering a service in the Gush Dan region that includes Tel Aviv,

Did Israel intentionally ignite Gaza war to thwart peace efforts?

For weeks, leaders of the militant organization Hamas have declared their intention to avoid an escalation in fighting with Israel that would result in casualties on both sides. But Israel’s extremist government just can’t stop itself from taking a bad situation and making it worse. Despite what many believed could become a

Brazil risks Middle East trade with Israel embassy move

A proposal by Brazil's next president to relocate its embassy in Israel, following U.S. President Donald Trump's lead, may set off a diplomatic storm in the Muslim world, threatening a key market for the world's largest meat companies. Brazil is by far the world's largest exporter of halal meat, which complies