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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.

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

By DIMA ABUMARIA/ THE MEDIA LINE
06/08/2019
PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY PRESIDENT Mahmoud Abbas, Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh (third left) and oth

Palestinian Authority PM: Israel Wants to Destroy Our Economy

Palestinian Authority asks World Bank to monitor Jewish state’s policy of withholding tax transfers over PA payments for attacks against Israelis.

By DIMA ABUMARIA/ THE MEDIA LINE
13/05/2019
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas

Palestinian shortsightedness

As Khaled Abu Toameh and Tovah Lazaroff reported in The Jerusalem Post this week, the PA is on the verge of financial collapse.

Hebron

Arab League again seeks to rescue Palestinian Authority economy

Monthly safety net agreed to again but there’s still no guarantees.

By DIMA ABUMARIA/ THE MEDIA LINE
24/04/2019
Palestinian children hold models depicting the Dome of the Rock during a protest against U.S. Presid

Replace incitement with sound government

It’s high time for change. The Palestinian people deserve leaders who will give them not only jobs, healthcare and electricity, but sound governance – not bullets and incitement.

09/04/2018

U.N. opens $539m. humanitarian appeal to help prevent Gaza catastrophe

World Bank: Trade with outside world needed to improve economy.

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