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The economy of the West Bank and Gaza Strip

recent experience, prospects, and challenges to private sector development

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Published by International Monetary Fund in Washington, DC .
Written in

    Places:
  • West Bank,
  • Gaza Strip
    • Subjects:
    • West Bank -- Economic conditions.,
    • Gaza Strip -- Economic conditions.,
    • West Bank -- Economic policy.,
    • Gaza Strip -- Economic policy.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementSteven Barnett ... [et al.].
      ContributionsBarnett, Steven., International Monetary Fund.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC415.254 .E26 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 58 p. :
      Number of Pages58
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL358391M
      ISBN 101557757259
      LC Control Number98018343

        “The economy cannot survive without being connected to the outside world,” the report quoted Steen Lau Jorgensen, the bank’s country director for the West Bank and Gaza, as . Gaza on high alert following medical reports of the first coronavirus patients in the besieged Strip. (Photo: Fawzi Mahmoud) The economic losses of the besieged Gaza Strip are estimated at $ million due to the Israeli siege and the coronavirus, head of .

      West Bank Gaza Strip D E A D S E A G U L F B O F A Q A A R I V E R J O R D A N Elat International Border Green Line Gaza - West Bank Safe Passage closed Safe Passage (Non-functional) The blockade of Gaza, which entered its tenth year in , continued to undermine basic human rights and economic prospects, as well as the availability of.   west bank, sanctions, palestinian authority, israel, hamas, gaza strip, economy, economic agreements One should not put too much diplomatic stock into the threats of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to sever ties with the Palestinian Authority (PA), in reaction to the inclusion of Hamas in the new Palestinian : Akiva Eldar.

      West Bank, area of the former British-mandated (–47) territory of Palestine west of the Jordan River, claimed from to as part of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan but occupied from by Israel. The territory, excluding East Jerusalem, is also known within Israel by its biblical names, Judea and Samaria. Since the Israeli occupation of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip in , the Palestinian economy has become very dependent on Israel's, especially for jobs and as a market for agricultural products. Most of Palestine's exports—consisting of fruits, vegetables, and cooking oil—are exported to Israel.


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