Israel To Release Tycoon, Adviser Arrested For Corruption

Jerusalem – Israeli police say a prominent billionaire businessman and a political consultant arrested this week on an array of charges will be released under restrictive conditions. Read more

Mobileye Founders Passed Insider Info on Intel Deal

Could the deal of the lifetime for Mobileye’s founders cost them a criminal indictment for insider trading? Read more

Beny Steinmetz’s Arrest Linked To Real-Estate Deals In Romania

The arrest of Israeli billionaire Beny Steinmetz Monday on suspicions that include fraud and money laundering is connected to a case against him in Romania, police and other sources say. Read more

Soros Funding ‘Political War’ Against Me, Arrested Billionaire Steinmetz Tells Court

Israeli billionaire Beny Steinmetz, prominent political consultant Tal Silberstein and four other businessmen were arrested Monday over allegedly using fake contracts to move and launder money. Read more

Bezeq Head, Top Austrian official Among Those Held In Beny Steinmetz Sting

The acting chairman of the Bezeq telecommunications giant and an adviser to Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern were among those detained as part of a large investigation into money laundering allegations that also netted Israeli diamond mogul Beny Steinmetz Monday, according to officials and media reports. Read more

Ultra-Orthodox Baby Trafficker Exposed

Haim Aharon Yosefi—a well-known businessman and figure in the ultra-Orthodox world—trades in babies. Read more

Rockland County, NY – Journal News: Blame Overdevelopment, Not The Eruv, For The Mess In Ramapo

Rockland County, NY – The recent debate about the implications of a recently installed eruv in several towns in northern New Jersey has created a firestorm of buzz, with area residents finding themselves faced with accusations of anti-Semitism as they attempt to navigate uncharted waters. Read more

Russian Entrepreneur Launches BitCoen, ‘The First Kosher Cryptocurrency’ For Jews

A Russian self-described “serial entrepreneur” is launching a digital cryptocurrency that, while aimed at Jewish communities across the world, will be available internationally to Jews and gentiles alike. Read more

Roman Abramovich Splits From Dasha Zhukova

Rooman Abramovich, the Russian oligarch and owner of Chelsea FC, has separated from his wife of ten years, Dasha Zhukova, according to reports. Read more