Tag archive for ‘Ramallah’
Jewish Business News On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

Abbas Planning ‘Self-Financed’ $13 Million Palace with 2 Helipads

    The Palestinian are planning to build a $13 million Presidential Guest Palace in Ramallah, for chairman Mahmoud Abbas. The plan details appears on the website of PECDAR, the acronym for More...

JNS On Monday, January 19th, 2015

Watch: Palestinian Protesters Throw Eggs, Shoes, at Canadian Foreign Minister

Palestinian protesters threw eggs and shoes at Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird’s convoy after a meeting in Ramallah between Baird and his Palestinian counterpart. Baird visited Ramallah to urge the Palestinian More...

Tibi Singer On Monday, January 5th, 2015

Netanyahu Retaliates where It Hurts: Abbas’ Pocketbook

Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has been on a tear, attempting to cut short the Palestinian path to statehood by bypassing the tiresome—and often disheartening—peace process with Israel,  More...

Jewish Business News On Sunday, December 7th, 2014

PA: Hamas Health Officials Profiting from Stealing Medicine, Taxing Shipped Goods

A spokesman for the Palestinian Ministry of Health on Sunday accused Hamas appointed ministry officials in the Gaza Strip of stealing medicines and supplies, Ma’an reported. At a news conference in Ramallah, More...

Jewish Business News On Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

Suha Arafat Isn’t Blaming Israel for Husband’s Death, Says Palestinians Must Give Up Violence

Ten years after the death of the most prominent symbol of Palestinian aspirations, the widow Suha Arafat sounds an appeal to her husband’s people: “The way to follow is through negotiation, weapons More...

Associated Press On Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

West Bank mosque attacked; mayor blames settlers 

An attack against a mosque in a West Bank village early on Wednesday ignited a fire that destroyed its first floor, the village’s mayor said, blaming Jewish settlers for the attack. The fire broke More...

Associated Press On Sunday, November 9th, 2014

Hamas forces cancellation of Arafat rally in Gaza 

The Hamas militant group forced the cancellation Sunday of a memorial on the 10th anniversary of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat’s death, underscoring the lingering tensions with the rival Fatah movement More...

Lily Bethlehem On Sunday, October 5th, 2014

President European Jewish Congress: Sweden’s Recognition of Palestine Attack on Peace Process

See also: With Half a Million Muslims, Swedish PM Announces Plan to Recognize Palestinian State On erev Yom Kippur, the eve of the holiest day in the Jewish calendar, Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lovfen More...

Tibi Singer On Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Killing of Hamas Kidnappers in Hebron Reveals Israel’s Weaknesses in Dealing with Gaza

In Hebron on Tuesday morning, an IDF force, following a lengthy shootout, killed the two Hamas members who had kidnapped three Israeli teenagers two months ago. Unlike events 30 miles away in Gaza a month More...

Tibi Singer On Monday, September 1st, 2014

Israel Warned Abbas of Hamas West Bank Coup

GSS (Shin Bet) head Yoram Cohen last month alerted PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas about a plot hatched by Hamas to unseat him, Lebanese daily Al-Akhbar reported. Cohen informed the chairman in a secret meeting More...

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