palestinian economy

‘Palestinians ready to work with Bennett on economic cooperation’

"If he wants to work with us on economic issues, we say ahlan wa sahlan (welcome)."

Mladenov: PA at risk of economic collapse unless ties with Israel renewed

UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Nickolay Mladenov urged Israel to lift some of its restrictions on the movement of goods and people between the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.

Naser Rabah and his wares. ‘Farmers are not getting any support.’ September 2020

Alternative ‘Souk’ in Ramallah Seeks to Aid Local Growers

Peasants’ struggle to preserve traditional methods while facing barriers to production and sales.


Amid coronavirus, Palestinian grape farmers see market collapse

The pandemic's economic ravages have also slashed sales of the fruit, depressing the hilly breadbasket region of Hebron.


Peace and political change can be fostered via economic investment

Since we cannot rely on our governments to improve the political situation, it remains in the hands of private citizens, non-government organizations and the private sector.

A member of medical staff swabs the nose of a Palestinian worker for coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

The reasons behind Palestinian apathy towards annexation

Right now, Palestinians feel less motivated to take to the streets to protest Israeli or US policies as Fatah and Hamas leaders continue to engage in an incomprehensible struggle over money and power

A Palestinian man waits at a counter to make a withdrawal at the Housing Bank for Trade & Finance in

World Bank: Palestinian economy could contract by 11% due to COVID-19

In 2019 the Palestinian economy grew by only 1% due in part to low levels of investment, movement restriction, poor tax collection and a stand-off between the PA and Israel.

A Palestinian man closes a bag containing freshly picked olives, as a boy looks on, during harvest a

Palestinian entrepreneurs find way to turn olive waste into clean energy

A trio of graduates in Gaza are marketing an innovative energy product, bringing sustainable, affordable energy to the region.

Cow illustrative

Palestinian Authority says calf imports ban ‘irreversible'

Al-Sheikh said on Twitter that he did not attend any meeting with Israeli officials regarding the calf imports crisis.

PA Economic Crisis Begins Affecting Civilians

Football League warns season in jeopardy due to lack of funding

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