Israeli Tech University Launches Degree-Granting Chinese Institute

The campus of the Technion on Mount Carmel, Haifa / Wikimedia Commons

JERUSALEM – Israel’s Technion, whose engineering and science graduates have fuelled Israel’s reputation as the “Start-up Nation,” participated today in a ground-breaking ceremony in China for a joint Israeli-Chinese technology institute aimed at replicating in China Israel’s success in innovation and entrepreneurship.

Chinese Corporation Seeks Intellectual Property in US Buyout

Micron Technology / AP

A Chinese microchip company has prepared a multi-billion-dollar bid to purchase Micron Technology Inc. If successful, it would be the largest Chinese takeover of a United States company and grant the Chinese access to important technology, the Wall Street Journal reported.