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News Israel Tourism: Israel's pandemic response was fast. I worry a rapid return to normal is a mistake.

Published on: Monday 25 May 2020
Israel's pandemic response was fast. I worry a rapid return to normal is a mistake.
News source: https://www.nbcnews.com/think/opinion/israel-s-pandemic-response-was-fast-i-worry-rapid-return-ncna1214066

Israel stopped all tourism, kept Israelis home, and helped curb the spread of COVID-19. But the rush to reopen society feels haphazard.

News Israel Tourism: Politics week in review: Israel's travel ban on "Squad" members; Trump wants to buy Greenland

Published on: Wednesday 20 May 2020
Politics week in review: Israel's travel ban on "Squad" members; Trump wants to buy Greenland
News source: https://www.cbsnews.com/video/politics-week-in-review-israel-travel-ban-the-squad-trump-greenland/

President Trump's battle against members of the so-called "Squad" of Democrats reached the international stage this week. On Thursday, Israel barred Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar from visiting the country after a tweet from Mr. Trump. Meanwhile, a White House economic adviser confirmed rumors that Mr. Trump is eyeing the island of Greenland for his next real estate venture. The Wall Street Journal congressional reporter Natalie Andrews joins CBSN with a look at the top headlines this week.

News Israel Tourism: Israel worried over tourism growth after reaching record 4.55 mln in 2019

Published on: Monday 06 January 2020
Israel worried over tourism growth after reaching record 4.55 mln in 2019
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/israel-worried-over-tourism-growth-144948958.html

Israel received a record number of tourist visits in 2019 but growth could be slowed this year due to cuts in spending on advertising to promote the country as a destination, the tourism ministry said on Monday. Israel recorded a 10.6% rise in tourism last year to 4.55 million visits, bringing in 22

News Israel Tourism: Israel Travel Guide: Everything You Need To Know When Planning A Trip

Published on: Monday 13 January 2020
Israel Travel Guide: Everything You Need To Know When Planning A Trip
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/wendyaltschuler/2020/01/13/israel-travel-guide-everything-you-need-to-know-when-planning-a-trip/

Wayfarers and history buffs will love learning about all of the religious landmarks and revered sites in Jerusalem and will have much to do, see, and eat in the modern beachside city of Tel Aviv.

News Israel Tourism: Israel gets a boost from ISRAEL21c’s digital ambassadors

Published on: Tuesday 22 October 2019
Israel gets a boost from ISRAEL21c’s digital ambassadors
News source: https://www.israel21c.org/israel-gets-a-boost-from-israel21cs-digital-ambassadors/

Celebs in Israel, which will engage with the fan bases of celebrities who have been to Israel in an effort to showcase the relevance of Israel as a popular and noteworthy travel destination. Israel in ...

News Israel Tourism: 10 of the best coffee table books about Israel

Published on: Tuesday 22 October 2019
10 of the best coffee table books about Israel
News source: https://www.israel21c.org/10-of-the-best-coffee-table-books-about-israel/

The special bonus is that each page, via computer or smartphone, allows you access to 360-degree interactive virtual tours of that view filled with additional images and insights, powered by ...

News Israel Tourism: Israel calls on Russia to ease tourist's drug sentence

Published on: Friday 11 October 2019
Israel calls on Russia to ease tourist's drug sentence
News source: http://www.startribune.com/israel-calls-on-russia-to-ease-tourist-s-drug-sentence/562829272/

Israel said Friday it has asked Russia to show leniency to an Israeli tourist arrested on drug charges and has rejected an apparent swap involving a detained Russian national subject to extradition to the U.S.

News Israel Tourism: Gov. Ron DeSantis pulls out the stops in fight to remove Scott Israel as sheriff

Published on: Sunday 20 October 2019
Gov. Ron DeSantis pulls out the stops in fight to remove Scott Israel as sheriff
News source: https://www.orlandosentinel.com/politics/fl-ne-cb-scott-israel-ron-desantis-florida-senate-20191021-e4hsfqvdhbgjpjgvqjaxhedehm-story.html

Farther from Parkland and Coral Springs, the communities that suffered the greatest effects of the school massacre, Israel has some Broward supporters, especially among Democrats who are politically ...

News Israel Tourism: Wine festival tourism

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Wine festival tourism
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Wine-festival-tourism-604215

They planted some hardy Spanish varieties and then Mediterranean grape varieties from France. Rothschild’s agronomists thought the climate in Israel had similarities with the South of France. For the ...

News Israel Tourism: Demi Lovato Apologizes For Free Israel Trip, But Why Does Singer Need Travel Freebies?

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Demi Lovato Apologizes For Free Israel Trip, But Why Does Singer Need Travel Freebies?
News source: https://www.cheatsheet.com/entertainment/demi-lovato-apologizes-for-free-israel-trip-but-why-does-singer-need-travel-freebies.html/

Demi Lovato often finds herself in hot water, and this time, it was over a trip she recently took. Last week, Lovato went to Israel, where she shared with social media followers pictures of her being ...

News Israel Tourism: Israel needs to take a break from government-funded celebrity tourism

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Israel needs to take a break from government-funded celebrity tourism
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Opinion/Israel-needs-to-take-a-break-from-government-funded-celebrity-tourism-604285

The recent botched visit of pop icon Demi Lovato is the wake-up call Israel needs for it to take a break from government-funded celebrity tourism. The singer and Instagram powerhouse was reportedly ...

News Israel Tourism: Israel Welcomes Jewish New Year With Record-Breaking Number Of Tourist Arrivals

Published on: Saturday 28 September 2019
Israel Welcomes Jewish New Year With Record-Breaking Number Of Tourist Arrivals
News source: http://nocamels.com/2019/09/israel-record-number-tourists-jewish-new-year/

The Hebrew year 5779 (2018-2019) is expected to end with an all-time record of 4.6 million tourist arrivals, according to data published by the Tourism Ministry ahead of the start of Rosh Hashana, the ...

News Israel Tourism: Israel breaks record of incoming tourists in the Jewish year 5779

Published on: Wednesday 25 September 2019
Israel breaks record of incoming tourists in the Jewish year 5779
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Israel-breaks-record-of-incoming-tourists-in-5779-602970

A record 4.6 million tourists visited Israel during 5779, according to data published by the Tourism Ministry ahead of the beginning of the new Jewish year. An estimated 24,000 travelers are also ...

News Israel Tourism: Palestinians cancel soccer final after Israel denies Gaza team travel

Published on: Wednesday 25 September 2019
Palestinians cancel soccer final after Israel denies Gaza team travel
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/palestinians-cancel-soccer-final-israel-132259615.html

The Palestinian national soccer club championship was called off on Wednesday after Israel denied travel permits to Gaza players who had hoped to face off with their opponents in the occupied West Bank. Israel refused to let players from Gaza's Khadamat Rafah club travel several dozen kilometres

News Israel Tourism: Israel Warns Citizens Not to Travel to 46 Countries

Published on: Wednesday 25 September 2019
Israel Warns Citizens Not to Travel to 46 Countries
News source: https://aawsat.com/english/home/article/1919661/israel-warns-citizens-not-travel-46-countries

The Counter-Terrorism Bureau at the Israeli Prime Minister's Office has issued a statement banning Israeli Jews from accessing six countries and warning them from entering 40 other countries around ...

News Israel Tourism: 10 Reasons Why Israel Is a Great Destination for Solo Travel

Published on: Thursday 26 September 2019
10 Reasons Why Israel Is a Great Destination for Solo Travel
News source: https://blogs.timesofisrael.com/10-reasons-why-israel-is-a-great-destination-for-solo-travel/

Israel may not be the first country that springs to mind when you think about destinations that are best suited to independent travel. That isn’t for any derogatory reason, but because at this ...

News Israel Tourism: Cyprus police believe more suspects who gang raped teen tourist fled to Israel

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
Cyprus police believe more suspects who gang raped teen tourist fled to Israel
News source: https://nypost.com/2019/07/26/cyprus-police-believe-more-suspects-who-gang-raped-teen-tourist-fled-to-israel/

Authorities in Cyprus believe that three more Israelis may have been involved in a gang rape of a 19-year-old British tourist – and that they may have fled to Israel, according to a report. ...

News Israel Tourism: Tourism accord struck by Visit Florida, Israeli government

Published on: Monday 27 May 2019
Tourism accord struck by Visit Florida, Israeli government
News source: https://floridapolitics.com/archives/297359-tourism-accord-struck-by-visit-florida-israeli-government

TEL AVIV — The final event of Monday evening for Florida’s trade delegation to Israel was one that stakeholders hope drive tourism. Visit Florida and the Israeli Ministry of Tourism agreed to ...