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IMF predicts “challenging” and “dim” economic future for Palestine

 Saturday September 14, 2013 00:21 by Shamus Slaunwhite – IMEMC A report released Thursday [September 12, 2013] by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on the economic situation in the West Bank and Gaza says that worrying trends have continued despite the optimism of renewed peace negotiations. The IMF has been providing policy advice to the […]

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Confirmed by IMF: Israel tight restrictions choke Palestinian economy

IMF expects growth in Palestinian economy to slow this year to about 4.25 percent, with little progress expected in cutting unemployment. Middle East Online | July 3, 2013 Victims of Israel’s restrictions WASHINGTON – The International Monetary Fund said Wednesday that Israel’s tight restrictions hinder the growth of the Palestinian private sector, holding back the […]

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