May 14, 2018

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) made a stop at the Israeli Consul General’s Office in Houston while campaigning for his Texas re-election bid last week.

Cruz spoke with the Consul General and emphasized his commitment to the U.S.-Israeli alliance via Twitter.

Katz, who previously met Sen. Cruz at the Annual Houston AIPAC Event in February, also tweeted about the meeting.

May 11, 2018

On May 10th, the U.S. House passed H.Res.835 titled, “Supporting robust relations with the State of Israel bilaterally and in multilateral fora upon seventy years of statehood, and for other purposes.”

Beyond calling upon other nations to enter into “robust relations” with Israel, the bill emphasizes the recent diplomatic advances that the Jewish State has made in the effort of encouraging other nations to give diplomatic recognition to Israel in the international arena.

Of the resolution’s many sponsors from both political parties, Texas Congressman Michael McCaul was one...

May 3, 2018

This past week the Texas-Israel Chamber of Commerce conducted an interview with internationally renowned physician and scientist, Dr. Larry S. Schlesinger M.D., CEO and President of the Texas Biomedical Research Institute located in San Antonio, Texas. 

Dr. Schlesinger detailed the purpose of the Texas Biomedical Research Institute and stressed the importance of international collaboration on medical research. Schlesinger also outlined the institutes educational efforts towards developing the next generation of research scientists.

Q. What is t...

April 25, 2018

Texas Governor Greg Abbott attended Israel’s 70th Anniversary Celebration in Houston last week at an event hosted by Israel’s Consul General to the Southwest United States, Gilad Katz.

Gov. Abbott addressed the crowd and spoke about the Lone Star State’s ardent and ongoing support of Israel, giving notable mention to the Anti-BDS Law enacted by Gov. Abbott last May.

The Governor closed his remarks affirming the ongoing dedication to strengthening the strategic alliance between the two States,

“Tonight we rededicate our commitment to maintain our partnership with Israel. We m...

April 19, 2018

California Based Cybersecurity company Palo Alto Networks announced last week that it will acquire Israeli cybersecurity company Secdo for $100 million.  

The Israeli cyber firm is known for its sophisticated endpoint detection in addition to its data collection and visualization capabilities.

Chairman and CEO of Palo Alto Networks, Mark McLaughlin, explained how Secdo’s unique cyber capabilities will strengthen his company,

“We believe security operations teams need the most advanced and consistent approach to endpoint security. With Secdo's EDR capabilities as part of...

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