In September 2016, Shanghai Media Group (hereinafter referred to SMG) accepted invitation from the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs. During the three-day stay, mutual exchanges in China-Israel relationship were enhanced, especially in the media management, technological innovation and other relevant fields.
On September 13, 2016, Peres, aged 93, suffered a "massive stroke" and was hospitalized at the Sheba Medical Center in Israel. He died two weeks later.
The State of Israel is very glad to announce that the Chinese-Israeli 10-year multiple entry visa agreement will begin to take effect on Nov. 11th. According to the agreement, Chinese tourists will be able to have multiple entries to Israel with the duration of each stay within 90 days.