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As published in the Philadelphia Business Journal on January 12: Simlat, an Israeli company that provides training services for operating unmanned vehicles, just opened an office in Philadelphia last week. The business didn’t balk at the announced closure of the Israeli consulate in Philadelphia, one of six consulates closed by Israel across the world as
An Israeli publication covered Mayor Nutter’s trip to Israel and mentioned the PICC! Other articles about the trip: http://www.phillymag.com/business/2015/07/13/nutter-germany-israel/ http://www.philly.com/philly/news/politics/20150722_Israeli_companies_plan_to_open_Philadelphia_offices.html http://www.bizjournals.com/philadelphia/news/2015/07/21/israel-physimax-aharoni-nutter-phila-expansion.html http://www.jpost.com/Business-and-Innovation/Philadelphia-Mayor-Nutter-woos-Israeli-companies-409602
“Philadelphia reasserted its position last month as a top “go-to” location in the United States for Israeli companies when eleven innovative start-ups participated in the Israel Technology Conference there, October 27-28. From the enthusiastic reports on both sides, it was a landmark event where business relationships were established and nurtured.” Read more.