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  • U.S. and Israel Investors Open $4,000,000 Paper Mill in Hadera

    The first modern paper mill erected in the Middle East was officially opened today by Acting Prime Minister Moshe Sharett, Constructed at a cost of $4, 000,000, the American-Israeli Paper Mills, Ltd., plant is located on a 22-acre site midway between Tel Aviv and Haifa and can meet all of Israel’s paper requirements. The mill… More ▸

  • Official Ceremony Marks Opening of Hadera-Afula Road; Arab Withdrawal Completed

    Following completion of the Arab Legion’s evacuation of the southern end of the so-called Arab triangle, the Wadi Araba road was officially opened today by ceremonial convoys that covered the distance between Hadera and Afula, travelling in both directions. The distance between these two points is now shortened by half, which will mean a substantial… More ▸

  • Construction of Tel Aviv-hadera Rail Link Begun; 2,000 Immigrants Land in Haifa

    Work was begun today on a 45-kilometer railway link between Hadera and Tel Aviv, which will provide a shorter main line rail span between Tel Aviv and Haifa than existed previously. To be constructed at an estimated cost of $6,600,000, the Tel Aviv-Haifa railroad through Hadera will run a total of 92 kilometers, as compared… More ▸