Rss - News & Events11/27/2014 11:33:42 AM60en-USHagai Shaham in Hong Konghttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20111119HagaiShaham.aspxIsraeli violinist Hagai Shaham performed with the City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong on 19 November 2011 at 8pm at the Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall. Mon, 27 Feb 2012 08:54:37 GMTAn Israeli experience of winehttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2011-11-06-Winefuture.aspxThe Golan Heights Winery represented the Israeli quality wines at the Winefuture Hong Kong 2011.Wed, 29 Feb 2012 08:25:18 GMTVisit: Former Head of Securityhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Visit-of-former-Head-of-Israeli-Security-Service.aspxVisit of former Head of Israeli Security Service Carmi Gillon to Hong Kong, 24-27 October 2011Tue, 21 Feb 2012 06:48:51 GMTNegotiations on agreementhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Surrender-of-Fugitive-Offenders-Negotation.aspxNegotiations on the Agreement on Surrender of Fugitive Offenders (Extradition) between the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China and the State of Israel were held in Hong Kong from 26-28 July 2011.Mon, 27 Feb 2012 09:03:41 GMTInnovation & technology forumhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/The-Innovation-and-Technology-Tale-of-Two-Cities.aspxAmbassador Amikam Levy shared Israel’s unique experience on the prospect of the collaboration between Hong Kong and Shenzhen at the “Forum on Creating Synergy in Innovation and Technology - Shenzhen / Hong Kong Cooperation” on 8 July 2011.Wed, 29 Feb 2012 08:47:37 GMT2 pianists début in Hong Konghttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2010-06-15-.aspxTwo very promising and young award-winning pianists from Israel, Berenika Glixman and Rafael Skorka, made their début in Hong Kong and Asia on Wednesday, 15 June 2010, at 8pm at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts Concert Hall.Wed, 29 Feb 2012 09:04:46 GMTKnesset speaker in Hong Konghttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Speaker-of-the-Knesset-Reuven-Rivlin-visited-Hong-Kong.aspxThe Speaker and Head of the Knesset of the State of Israel and his delegation, Mr. Reuven Rivlin, paid an official visit to Hong Kong from 31 March to 2 April 2011.Wed, 29 Feb 2012 09:18:56 GMT63rd Independence Dayhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2011-Iday.aspxThe Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong celebrated the 63rd Independence Day of the State of Israel with a reception at the Aberdeen Marina Club on 17 May 2011. Wed, 29 Feb 2012 09:23:29 GMTIsraeli Film Festival 2011http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2011-01-.aspxThe selection for this year’s Israeli Film Festival aims to take us one step further into the heart of this emerging film powerhouse with a diverse programme of drama, comedy, thriller, documentary and an action flick...Tue, 11 Jun 2013 09:09:06 GMTSpecial Israeli film screeninghttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2011-02-12-Restoration.aspxThe Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong hosted a special screening of Israeli film “Restoration” on 21 February 2012 at the Hong Kong Arts Centre. Mon, 19 Mar 2012 04:59:50 GMTMinister of Trade visited HKhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Israel's-Minister-of-Industry,-Trade-and-Labour-visited-HK.aspxMr. Shalom Simhon, Israel's Minister of Industry, Trade and Labour and delegation paid an official visit to Hong Kong during 23-25 February 2012.Mon, 19 Mar 2012 05:03:41 GMTFM Liberman in China Mar 2012http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/FM-Liberman-China-Mar2012.aspxFM Liberman: We prefer that the international community solve the Iranian nuclear problem through diplomatic negotiations. Thu, 22 Mar 2012 09:48:35 GMTHK wine importers in Israelhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Leading-HK-wine-importers-attend-ISRAWINEXPO-2012.aspxSenior representatives from two leading Hong Kong wine importers visited Israel to attend the fourth International Wine Exhibition - "ISRAWINEXPO 2012" during 18-22 February 2012Mon, 19 Mar 2012 05:15:53 GMTMAGAZINE.ILhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Magazine-il.aspxMAGAZINE.IL presents innovation and technology and at the same time the beauty of nature and culture in Israel along with its 2000 years of history.Tue, 07 Oct 2014 05:42:02 GMTSpecial announcementhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2012-05-03-Special-Announcement.aspxThis year, the Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong, have decided to make a contribution from the budget of our Independence Day celebration to the people in need in Hong Kong.Fri, 04 May 2012 04:50:16 GMTIsrael's 64th Independence Dayhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/64th-Independence-Day.aspxMessage by ​Ambassador Amikam Levy, Consul General of the State of Israel in Hong Kong and Macau, on the occasion of the 64th Independence Day of the State of IsraelFri, 04 May 2012 04:42:21 GMTDonation to disabled childrenhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2012-05-03-Donation.aspxConsulate General of Israel in Hong Kong made a donation to the Society for the Relief of Disabled Children on the occasion of the 64th Independence Day of the State of Israel.Mon, 21 May 2012 04:15:09 GMTIsrael at Cosmoprof Asia 2010http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Israeli-cosmetics-delegation-at-the-Cosmoprof-Asia-20100523-6335.aspxA cosmetics delegation of 19 Israeli companies was showcased at the Israel National Pavilion at Cosmoprof Asia 2010 during 10-12 November 2010 in Hong Kong.Wed, 23 May 2012 07:47:20 GMTHK Ballet’s AD visited Israelhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2010-11-16-HK-Ballet’s-Artistic-Director-to-visit-Israel.aspxMs Madeleine Onne, Artistic Director of The Hong Kong Ballet, visited Israel during 7-12 December 2010 to participate in the project "International Dance Exposure" in The Suzanne Dellal Centre for Dance and Theatre in Tel Aviv, Israel. Wed, 23 May 2012 07:58:26 GMTAmbassador hosted UIA leadershttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/UIA-HK-Leaders-Hosted-by-Israel's-Consul-General-to-HK.aspxOn October 7, 2010, Ambassador Amikam Levy, Israel's Consul General in Hong Kong, hosted Hong Kong UIA leaders and KH–UIA Director of English Speaking Countries, Irit Barash, at his home together with his wife Nava.Wed, 23 May 2012 08:18:08 GMTLegco President visited Israelhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2010-07-27-HKSAR-Legislative-Council-President-visit.aspxHon Jasper Tsang Yok-sing, the President of the Legislative Council (Legco) began his first overseas duty visit on 18 July 2010 to the Middle East, during which he would visit Israel from 18-21 July. Wed, 23 May 2012 08:30:09 GMTIsrael & HK sign cultural MoUhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Israel-and-Hong-Kong-signed-MoU-on-cultural-co-operation0523-3339.aspxThe governments of Israel and the Hong Kong SAR signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Cultural Co-operation on 15 June 2010 in Hong Kong.Wed, 23 May 2012 08:46:45 GMTIsraeli ministers visited HKhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2010-05-06-Minister-of-Finance-and-Minister-of-Environmental-Protection-visited-HK.aspxIsrael’s Minister of Finance Yuval Steinitz and Minister of Environmental Protection Gilad Erdan paid an official visit to Hong Kong during 3-5 May 2010.Wed, 23 May 2012 08:54:47 GMTIsrael's 62nd Independence Dayhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/62nd-Independence-Day-Reception.aspxIt was a very different Israeli National Day reception in Hong Kong this year... the reception celebrating the 62nd Independence Day of the State of Israel was graced by the presence of two ministers from Israel.Tue, 29 May 2012 09:14:09 GMTIsraeli percussion duo in HKhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2010-05-Percadu.aspxThe superb percussion duo from Israel - PercaDu - a percussion and marimba duo, debuted in Hong Kong on April 30, 2010, at the Theatre of Sheung Wan Civic Centre.Tue, 29 May 2012 09:22:10 GMTCustoms co-operationhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2010-05-07-customs.aspxHong Kong Customs signed a MOU on May 4, 2010, regarding co-operation and mutual administrative assistance in customs matters with the Israel Tax Authority in Jerusalem, Israel.Tue, 29 May 2012 09:29:44 GMTDr York Chow to Israelhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2010-04-29-York-Chow.aspxHong Kong SAR’s Secretary for Food and Health, Dr York Chow, led a delegation to Israel between April 25 and 30 to learn more about the country's healthcare and agriculture systems.Mon, 04 Jun 2012 09:11:45 GMT2010 Wolf Prize in Mathematicshttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2010-02-02-Wolf-Prizes.aspxProf. Yau Shing-tung, Harvard University, US, and Professor of Mathematics at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, is one the two recipients of the 2010 Wolf Prize in Mathematics.Mon, 04 Jun 2012 09:18:52 GMTEnvironmental tech luncheonhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2010-02-25-Environmental-luncheon.aspxDr. Jonathan Choi, Chairman of the Chinese General Chamber of Commerce, hosted a luncheon meeting on February 25 to inform Hong Kong company representatives on environmental technology in Israel and how Hong Kong can learn from the Israeli experience.Mon, 04 Jun 2012 09:28:04 GMTRita Lau visited Israelhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/201.aspxThe Secretary for Commerce & Economic Development, Mrs Rita Lau, visited Israel from November 21-24 to foster collaboration between the two places in the areas of innovation, information and communications technology.Fri, 29 Jun 2012 04:14:13 GMTEdward Yau visited Israelhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2009-12-.aspxHKSAR Secretary for the Environment Edward Yau and delegation visited Israel to attend the WATEC 2009 in Israel during 15-18 November 2009.Fri, 29 Jun 2012 04:29:45 GMTChief Editor visited Israelhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2009-Ming-Pao-Daily-Chief-Editor-visited-Israel.aspxChief Editor of Ming Pao Daily Mr. Paul Cheung Kin Bor visited Israel during October 18-25, 2009.Fri, 29 Jun 2012 05:50:47 GMTPolyU President visited Israelhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2012-06-25-.aspxProf. Timothy Tong of HK Polytechnic University led a delegation to Israel from 19-24 June, invited by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Israel. Wed, 25 Jul 2012 08:38:28 GMTIsraeliWineAsia.comhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2009-IsraeliWineAsia-com.aspxTo raise the awareness and availability of Israeli wine in Asia, Hong Kong based company Smooth Concept Limited announced the release of IsraeliWineAsia.com.Thu, 05 Jul 2012 07:54:57 GMTJewish NY Gourmet Festivalhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2009-10-16-Jewish-New-Year-Gourmet-Festival.aspxThe Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong celebrated the Jewish New Year with 300 guests and friends at the Israeli Gourmet Festival at the JW Marriott Hotel on 22 September 2009 .Thu, 05 Jul 2012 08:05:22 GMTIsraeli pianist concert in HKhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2009-06-19-.aspxThe Consulate General of Israel co-presented the piano recital of Israeli pianist Nimrod David Pfeffer with the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (HKAPA) on 18 June 2009 (Thursday) at the HKAPA Concert Hall, Wanchai, Hong Kong.Thu, 05 Jul 2012 08:22:39 GMTIsraeli wine tasting in HKhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2008-12-09-Israeli-wine-tasting-event.aspxAn Israeli wine tasting reception was hosted by Consul General of the State of Israel Mr. Amikam Levy on 8 December. Thu, 05 Jul 2012 08:28:17 GMTDesigned in Israelhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2008-12-13-Israeli-d.aspx100 designs objects and a 10-member Israeli delegation of designers were showcased at the Israel National Pavilion at Innovation Design Tech (IDT) Expo 2008 in Hong Kong during 10-12 December. Thu, 05 Jul 2012 08:32:51 GMTPope Francis in Israel - May 2014http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Pope-Francis-in-Israel-May-2014.aspxPope Francis will be the fourth Pope to come to the Holy Land. He will visit Israel on May 25-26, 2014 - the 50th anniversary of the historic visit of Pope Paul VI.Wed, 21 May 2014 09:06:24 GMTAsian Science Camp 2012http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/President-Peres-opens-Asian-Science-Camp-2012.aspxThe Asian Science Camp is being held for the first time in Israel with 300 young scientists aged 17-21 from throughout Asia.Thu, 27 Sep 2012 04:56:24 GMTIsraeli film screening in HKhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2012-10-22-My-Lovely-Sister.aspxThe Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong held a special screening of Israeli film “My lovely sister” on October 22 at the Hong Kong Arts Centre. Mon, 29 Oct 2012 04:13:19 GMTPhotography exhibition on Israel and Macauhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Photography-exhibition-Here-or-There.aspxA unique collection of photography on the subject of Israel and Macau will be on exhibition in MacauThu, 22 Nov 2012 02:09:20 GMTSharon Kedmi, DG of Industry, Trade & Labor, in HKhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2012-11-29-Sharon-Kedmi.aspxMr Sharon Kedmi, Director General of the Israeli Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labour, visited Hong Kong during November 22 to 25, 2012, to explore ways to enhance the economic ties between Israel and Hong Kong. Fri, 14 Dec 2012 02:28:48 GMTBodies of kidnapped teenagers found in West Bankhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Bodies-of-kidnapped-teenagers-found-30-Jun-2014.aspxFollowing extensive searches in order to locate the three abducted teens - Eyal Yifrah, Gilad Sha'er and Naftali Frenkel - their bodies were discovered in the area northwest of Hebron. PM Netanyahu: "Hamas is responsible - and Hamas will pay."Wed, 02 Jul 2014 03:06:06 GMTPM Netanyahu meets Asian and Pacific ambassadorshttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/PM-Netanyahu-meets-with-Asian-and-Pacific-ambassadors-to-Israel.aspxPM Netanyahu: Jerusalem has been the capital of the Jewish people for 3,000 years. All Israeli governments have built in Jerusalem. We're not going to change that. Mon, 21 Jan 2013 08:09:42 GMTIsrael: 65 Years of Achievementhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Israel-65-Years-of-Achievement.aspxHappy birthday to the State of Israel, which was born 65 years ago!Wed, 17 Apr 2013 02:01:20 GMTMessage: Israel's 65th Independence Dayhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Consul-General's-Israel-65th-Independence-Day-message.aspxMessage by Consul General of the State of Israel in Hong Kong and Macau Ambassador Amikam Levy on the occasion of the 65th Independence Day of the State of Israel on April 16, 2013 Thu, 09 May 2013 07:01:34 GMTPM Netanyahu sums up Operation Protective Edgehttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/PM-Netanyahu-sums-up-Operation-Protective-Edge-27-Aug-2014.aspxThere is a realignment of forces in the Middle East based on the common concern with the dangers posed by radical Islamic terrorists. I'd like to translate this understanding into cooperation and peace between Israel and our Palestinian neighbors.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 02:04:36 GMTPresident Peres and WHO DG Dr. Chanhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/President-Peres-meets-WHO-DG-Dr-Chan.aspxDr. Margaret Chan came to Israel on a historic first visit by a WHO Director-General.Mon, 22 Apr 2013 04:49:50 GMTCelebrating Israel’s 65th Independence Dayhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20130509_65thIndependence-Day.aspxThe Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong celebrated the 65th Independence Day of the State of Israel with a reception at the Aberdeen Marina Club on April 23, 2013. Wed, 22 May 2013 08:51:34 GMTVideo: Jerusalem - A Mosaic of Faces and Places http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/httpwww-youtube-comwatchv=KIU2yXF9KD.aspxIsrael's capital is a mosaic of its people and its sites, of the holy and the secular, of the ancient and the modern. Thu, 09 May 2013 08:24:42 GMTPrime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to Chinahttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/PM-Netanyahu-welcomed-in-Beijing-by-Chinese-PM-Li-Keqiang-.aspx​Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, today (Wednesday, 8 May 2013), was welcomed by Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang at an official ceremony in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.Tue, 25 Jun 2013 09:37:11 GMTFormer Deputy Prime Minister Dan Merido visits HKhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2013-06-Dan-Merido.aspxThe Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong, in co-operation with the Trustees of the Jewish Community, invites Dan Meridor, former Israeli Deputy Prime Minister, to Hong Kong for a talk to the Jewish Community.Fri, 31 May 2013 04:14:00 GMTFresco Dance Company at Macao Arts Festivalhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2013-04-30-.aspxIsraeli dance group Fresco Dance Company will perform Reflections, by Uri Morag and Yoram KarmiI, at the 24th Macao Arts Festival. Tue, 11 Jun 2013 08:24:41 GMTIsrael Contemporary Players - Concert in HKhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2013-04-29-Israel-Contemporary-Players-Concert-in-HK.aspxIsrael Contemporary Players will perform at a concert at Musicarama 2013, presented by the Hong Kong Composers’ Guild.Tue, 11 Jun 2013 08:32:14 GMTYasmin Levy & Ido Tadmor at HK Arts Festival 2013http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2013-01-15-HKAF.aspxThe Hong Kong Arts Festival is presenting two Israeli artists, singer Yasmin Levy and dancer Ido Tadmor, in its upcoming festival in 2013. Tue, 11 Jun 2013 08:55:35 GMTThe Jerusalem Quartet & Inon Barnatan in Hong Konghttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2012-12-14-The-Jerusalem-Quartet--Inon-Barnatan-in-Hong-Kong.aspxThe Jerusalem Quartet and pianist Inon Barnatan, both from Israel, will join some of the finest musicians in the world to perform at the Hong Kong International Chamber Music Festival (HKICMF), to be held from January 16 to 23, 2013.Tue, 11 Jun 2013 09:24:48 GMTVideo: Chinese blockbuster in Israel http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2013-06-13-Chinese-blockbuster-in-Israel-.aspxFilm crew comes from China to make a romantic comedy in the Holy Land. Watch a Chinese film crew capturing the magic of Jerusalem's Old City as a backdrop for a full-length romantic comedy starring Zhang Jingchu.Thu, 13 Jun 2013 02:54:13 GMTIsraeli films at HK International Film Festival http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2013-03-07-.aspx3 recently produced Israeli films and a restored film on the Holocaust will be featured in the upcoming 37th Hong Kong International Film Festival (HKIFF), March 17 – April 4, 2013.Mon, 17 Jun 2013 08:42:27 GMTIsraeli movies at HK International Film Festivalhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2012-03-12-HKIFF.aspx3 Israeli movies will be featured in the upcoming 36th Hong Kong International Film Festival (HKIFF) during March 21 and April 5, 2012.Tue, 02 Jul 2013 07:29:15 GMTPM Netanyahu meets with Chinese delegationhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/PM-Netanyahu-meets-with-Chinese-delegation-24-June-2013.aspxPM Netanyahu discussed with the delegation members ways to increase the Israeli business world's exposure to China in order to increase cooperation between Israeli and Chinese companies and develop joint initiatives that will contribute to both countries.Mon, 22 Jul 2013 08:30:46 GMTIsraeli short film at HK dance video festivalhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20130814CountryClub.aspxIsraeli short film “Country Club” at Jumping Frames International Dance Video Festival 2013 in Hong KongWed, 28 Aug 2013 08:59:27 GMTAward-winning Israeli pianist Adi Neuhaus in HKhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Award-winning-Israeli-pianist-Adi-Neuhaus-in-HK.aspxAdi Neuhaus, a very promising and young award-winning pianist from Israel, made his début in Hong Kong and Asia on Thursday, 10 October 2013, at 8pm at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (HKAPA) Concert Hall.Fri, 11 Oct 2013 02:08:53 GMTJewish New Year greetings from the President http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2013-09-04-JNY-President.aspxGreetings from the President of the State of Israel to the Jewish Communities in the Diaspora on the occasion of Rosh Hashana 5774, September 2013 Wed, 11 Sep 2013 02:08:02 GMTInvestHK delegation visited Israelhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20130911InvestHK.aspxIn the latest InvestHK bimonthly newsletter, Israel is the focus as the Startup Nation. A Hong Kong delegation comprising InvestHK senior management, university professors, venture capitalists and heads of private companies visited Israel in late July.Mon, 30 Sep 2013 07:10:27 GMT2 Israeli films at HK Lesbian & Gay Film Festival http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20130911HKLGFF.aspxTwo Israeli films, "Out in the Dark" and "Cupcakes", will be featured in the upcoming 24th Hong Kong Lesbian & Gay Film Festival.Wed, 11 Sep 2013 08:28:25 GMTIsrael's Chief Scientist visited Hong Konghttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20130916Chief-Scientist.aspxMr. Avi Hasson, Chief Scientist of Israel's Ministry of Economy, and his delegation visited Hong Kong during September 8-9.Mon, 16 Sep 2013 07:37:27 GMTLi Ka Shing visiting Israelhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20130930LiKaShingvisitingIsrael.aspxOn his first visit to Israel, Mr Li met President Shimon Peres and donated US$130 million to Technion – Israel Institute of Technology yesterday (September 29, 2013).Mon, 17 Feb 2014 06:03:21 GMTDirector General of the Knesset in Hong Konghttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20130927KnessetDG.aspxOn September 27, Mr Ronnen Plot, Director General of the Knesset (Parliament) of Israel was in Hong Kong.Mon, 30 Sep 2013 08:31:38 GMTPiano Recital by Boris Giltburg in Hong Kong http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20131003PianoRecitalByBorisGiltburg.aspxBoris Giltburg, First Prize winner of the 2013 Queen Elisabeth International Piano Competition, Belgium, will perform at the Joy of Music Festival 2013, 19 October 2013 (Saturday), 8pm, at the Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall.Thu, 03 Oct 2013 01:31:34 GMTPinchas Zukerman returns to Hong Konghttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20101003PinchasZukerman.aspxPinchas Zukerman, renowned Israeli conductor & violinist, returns to HK at “Pinchas Zukerman ∙ Tchaikovsky Symphony No 5 -- Hong Kong Sinfonietta & Canada’s National Arts Centre Orchestra” concert on Oct 6, 2013Thu, 03 Oct 2013 01:29:46 GMT"An Oasis of Survival and Hope"http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/An-Oasis-of-Survival-and-Hope.aspxOrganized by the Hong Kong Holocaust and Tolerance Center, “An Oasis of Survival and Hope” – the first major public exhibition in Hong Kong about the Holocaust – is being held from Oct 15 - November 14 at the Central OasisWed, 23 Oct 2013 06:03:31 GMTIsraeli Consul General HK officiated at fair eventhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Israel_Consul_General_HK_offficiated_at_fair_event----.aspxConsul General of Israel to Hong Kong officiated at fair reception of September HK Jewellery & Gem Fair"Mon, 04 Nov 2013 07:47:33 GMT7 Israeli films at the HK Jewish Film Festivalhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2013HKJFF.aspxThe 14th Hong Kong Jewish Film Festival will feature 21 films from around the world, in which 7 are from Israel, exploring the concept of family, a theme sure to resonate with Hong Kong audiences. Mon, 11 Nov 2013 03:10:29 GMTIsrael to set up medical facility in Philippineshttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Israeli-experts-to-Philippines-to-assess-possible-assistance.aspxUpdate: A 147 member Israeli delegation will leave on Wednesday, November 13 to set up an advanced medical facility in Daanbantayan, with 100 tons of humanitarian and medical supplies from Israel, to provide medical care for disaster casualties.Thu, 14 Nov 2013 07:51:31 GMTStartup events in Hong Konghttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Startup-events-in-Hong-Kong.aspxIn the first week of December, Hong Kong hosted a series of events related to innovation and start-up ecosystem. Israel was part of it. Tue, 31 Dec 2013 07:18:47 GMTIsraeli trainer gave workshop to HK social workershttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20131210IsraAID.aspxAn experienced Israeli art therapist, Ms Ronit Amir, gave a free workshop “Art therapy as a treatment tool for child abuse” to Hong Kong’s social workers and psychologists on December 10.Mon, 16 Dec 2013 08:03:00 GMTBring back our boys - Eyal, Naftali and Giladhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Bring-back-our-boys-Eyal-Naftali-and-Gilad.aspxOn Thursday night (12 June), three Israeli teenagers were kidnapped by Hamas terrorists. The three Israeli teenagers, all yeshiva students, were last seen late Thursday night in the area of Gush Etzion.Mon, 23 Jun 2014 08:53:22 GMTFM Liberman meets Chinese FM Wanghttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/FM-Liberman-meets-Chinese-FM-Wang-19-Dec-2013.aspxFM Liberman welcomed his Chinese counterpart on his first visit to Israel, noting that this visit is another link in the strengthening of cooperation and bilateral relations between the two countries.Fri, 20 Dec 2013 02:24:12 GMTIsrael mourns former PM Ariel Sharonhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Israel-mourns-former-PM-Ariel-Sharon.aspxFormer Prime Minister Ariel Sharon passed away on January 11, 2014. FM Liberman: "Ariel Sharon served the State of Israel from its establishment until the last moment he could, taking part in the central events that shaped its character." Mon, 13 Jan 2014 07:31:06 GMTPM Netanyahu Meets Chinese FM Wang Yi in Davoshttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2014-01-27-PM-Netanyahu-Meets-with-Chinese-FM-Wang-Yi-in-Davos-.aspxPrime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, today (Friday, 24 January 2014), at the 2014 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, met with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi.Mon, 27 Jan 2014 06:56:43 GMTVideo: Sunshine across Israel http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2014-02-07-Sunshine.aspxIsrael's Ministry of Foreign Affairs is proud to announce the release of its new music video, "Sunshine across Israel."Fri, 07 Feb 2014 02:35:56 GMTIsrael and Hong Kong sign R&D MoU http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2014-02-17-RD-MoU.aspxIsrael and Hong Kong sign MoU on bilateral co-operation in industrial research & development 香港與以色列簽訂產業研發雙邊合作諒解備忘錄 Wed, 21 May 2014 06:51:17 GMTConsul General Sagi Karni spoke at HKUSThttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2014-02-27-HKUST.aspxIn the campus of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), Consul General Sagi Karni talked to the students and staff on how Israel has emerged as a start-up nation from being known historically as the land of milk and honey.Fri, 28 Feb 2014 03:18:42 GMTSurviving Evil: Pictorial Language of Sara Atzmonhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Exhibition-“Surviving-Evil-Pictorial-Language-of-Sara-Atzmon”.aspxHK Holocaust and Tolerance Centre, University Museum and Art Gallery of University of HK and Goethe-Institut HK organise a major exhibition in HK of artworks by Sara Atzmon, a Shoah (Holocaust) survivor who was born in Hungary and now resides in Israel. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 03:02:17 GMTHK delegation attending Israel Innovation Weekhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20140521HKDelegation.aspxThe largest-ever delegation from Hong Kong visiting Israel to attend Israel Innovation Week 2014 Mon, 23 Jun 2014 07:54:17 GMTConsul General's Message on 66th Independence Dayhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/66th_Independence_Day_Message.aspxMessage by Consul General of the State of Israel in Hong Kong and Macau, Mr Sagi Karni, on the occasion of the 66th Independence Day of the State of Israel on May 6, 2014. 以色列駐香港及澳門總領事 高史歌 獻辭Thu, 22 May 2014 06:20:13 GMTSpecial Announcement by Consul Generalhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20140505_CG_Special_Announcement-.aspxOn the 66th Independence Day of Israel, the Consulate has made a humble donation for an underprivileged child from mainland China to have a medical operation in Hong Kong. 以色列駐香港總領事館在六十六周年獨立日作出象捐贈,令一個來自中國大陸的貧困孩子可以在香港接受手術。Thu, 22 May 2014 07:10:51 GMTIsraeli FinTech delegation to Hong Konghttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20140717FinTech.aspxFor the first time, an Israeli FinTech delegation will visit HK on July 17, 2014, meeting with local financial institutions and their CIO’s, CTO’s and Information Security officers at a major event.Wed, 09 Jul 2014 01:33:34 GMTIsrael's Minister of Tourism in Hong Konghttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Minister-of-Tourism-in-HK.aspxIsrael’s Minister of Tourism Dr. Uzi Landau, accompanied by his Chief of Staff and advisors, paid a visit to Hong Kong.Tue, 08 Jul 2014 06:35:58 GMTThe first Israel investment forum in Hong Konghttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20140702InvestmentForum.aspx15 Israeli companies took part in this first of its kind and so far the largest event of the Economic and Trade Mission under the Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong, on July 2 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition CentreMon, 29 Sep 2014 07:58:36 GMTIsrael@HK Book Fair 2014 以色列@香港書展2014http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2014HKBookFair.aspxThe Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong will take part in the Hong Kong Book Fair to showcase Hebrew literature from Israel. 以色列駐港總領事館將首次參加香港書展,向大家介紹來自以色列的希伯來文學。Mon, 14 Jul 2014 04:53:50 GMTThis is what Abbas’ Hamas partner thinkhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20140709HamasPartnerOfAbbas.aspxThis is the Hamas partner of Abbas and this is what they think.Wed, 09 Jul 2014 08:16:55 GMTIsrael at Medica 2014http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/2014-Medica.aspxThe Consulate General of Israel in HK cordially invites you and your teams to visit the Israel National Pavilion (Hall 16 G40) at MEDICA 2014 which will take place between November 12-15, 2014 at Düsseldorf Trade Fair Center, Düsseldorf, Germany.Fri, 05 Sep 2014 04:16:30 GMTIdo Akov in concert http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Concert-Ido-Akov.aspxThe Consulate is giving out 50 tickets to the public: Ido Akov, a promising young classical pianists from Israel and a winner of “Young Artists Competition” in Jerusalem, will perform in HK on Oct 30 with guest ensemble HKAPA Gloucester String QuartetMon, 03 Nov 2014 02:41:37 GMTTaste of Israeli wine http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Taste-of-Israeli-wine-at-HK-Wine--Spirits-Fair.aspxIsrael is taking part in the Hong Kong International Wine and Spirits Fair during November 6-7, 2014. Mon, 03 Nov 2014 04:14:01 GMTInformation for Israelishttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/20140929InformationForIsraelis.aspxבעקבות הפגנות ברחבי העיר הונג קונג, ממליצים לאזרחים ישראלים להימנע מלהגיע לאזורים בהם מתחוללות התקהלויות אדם ועימותים עם המשטרה. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:55:23 GMTArchaeological exhibition from Israel 以色列考古文物展http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Archaeology-exhibition.aspxExhibition “Temple, Scrolls and Divine Messengers: Archaeology of the Land of Israel in Roman Times” 《聖殿、經卷與使者:羅馬時代以色列地區之考古發現》展覽Wed, 12 Nov 2014 04:44:45 GMTLKSF Techcracker Lab sponsors students to Israelhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Techcracker-Lab.aspxDare to Venture into the Impossible - LKSF Techcracker Lab sponsors students to "Start-up Nation" IsraelTue, 11 Nov 2014 09:20:11 GMTIsrael Innovation Newsletter http://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Israel-Innovation-Newsletter.aspxIsrael Innovation Newsletter, brought to you by the Economic & Trade Mission @ the Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong, is delivering news, updates about coming events and investment & business opportunities from the innovative Israeli eco-system. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 07:51:54 GMTIsraeli company Freigthos wins Grand Award in HKhttp://www.israelemb.org/hong-kong/NewsAndEvents/Pages/Israeli-company-Freigthos-wins-2014-StartmeupHK-Venture-Programme-Grand-Award.aspxSix budding entrepreneurs from Israel, HK, the UK and the US were named champions of the 2014 StartmeupHK Venture Programme, the second global startup contest designed and staged by Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK).Wed, 19 Nov 2014 02:56:15 GMT