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"Construction of the dam, intake pump station, pipeline, water treatment plant and other infrastructure is expected to increase economic activity in Fannin County by at least $509 million over the construction period," according to a study for the North Texas Municipal Water District, which was updated in ...
Four years ago, Israel inflicted heavy damage on Gaza's infrastructure during a bruising 50-day war with Hamas militants. ... between Israel and Egypt, has seen conditions steadily deteriorate since Hamas overran the territory in 2007 and took control from the internationally backed Palestinian Authority.
In 2017, a chronic humanitarian and protection crisis continued to affect Palestinian children and families, as tensions escalated in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip. The energy situation in Gaza continued to deteriorate, with regular rolling blackouts of 12-17 hours per day, and up to 19 hours a day at the ...
Six agreements on developing infrastructure projects in Palestine, worth over $40m, have been signed between Palestinian and Indian delegates. They include a hospital, a printing press, schools and a centre for women's empowerment and were all subjects of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).

The administration's plan is centered on using $200 billion in federal money to leverage more than $1 trillion in local and state tax dollars to fix America's infrastructure, such as roads, highways, ports and airports. The administration released a 55-page "legislative outline" for lawmakers who will write the ...
India, Palestine sign six agreements. India and Palestine on February 10, 2018 signed six Memorandum of Understanding (MoUs) for cooperation in the field of infrastructural development in Palestine. All the agreements signed between the two countries were handed over to the Palestinian side by the ...
The 160,000 Palestinians living in camps there would obtain free loans, allowing them quick access to the property, while many would participate in the construction of units, infrastructure, schools and hospitals, in exchange for a salary that would allow them to repay the loan. The reaction was not long in ...
14, Turkey announced its plan to offer $10 million to support the official Palestinian budget. In early February, and in response to the US decision to cut aid to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki signed ...
Al-Farisiyya area is one of the dozens of Palestinian communities, in the West Bank's northern plains, where Israel is denying the Palestinians basic infrastructure. The Palestinians fear that the army would continue to use their lands for training, especially since the soldiers conduct frequent drills on their ...
Gaza City, Gaza Strip -- Palestine is investing in renewable energy in a bid to end its economic dependency on Israel and achieve energy self-sufficiency. On Jan. 22, the West Bank city of Qalqilya marked a milestone, opening its first solar-powered mosque, Al-Rahmah. The Palestinian investment fund ...
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Monday the global consensus for the creation of a Palestinian State alongside Israel "could be ... Guterres said he is "extremely concerned" about funding for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine refugees, an agency that is ...
Israel considers Shuafat under its jurisdiction - its residents pay tax - yet people say the only state presence they feel is when soldiers come in. Sewage spills on to the road, rubbish burns in old oil drums, and there is no mail system. Few streets have names. Israeli ambulances and fire trucks won't enter.
We've had the infrastructure in place to launch 3G across Palestine since 2015. What we were missing ... Israel restricts the development of vital industries in Palestine and then exploits a Palestinian market that has no other option than to purchase costly Israeli services and products. In the energy sector, ...
But in the hierarchy of threats the document says the IDF army is preparing to deal with, the Palestinian front is presented as secondary. ... The army sees progress by the enemy in a number of areas, including more precise fire that can cause major damage to infrastructure in Israel, the acquisition of ...
RedCrow Chief Operating Officer Laila Akel anticipates an increase in users and a decrease in cost within Palestine now 3G is available. ... Even so, Israel maintained complete control over assigning frequencies, permission to install infrastructure in Area C, and the importation of equipment, subsequently ...

The funding touches nearly every aspect of Palestinian society, from education to healthcare and infrastructure projects. The removal of those US funds could have a devastating impact throughout Palestinian society, both within the Palestinian Territories and in the wider region, where many Palestinians ...
Israel-Palestine issue: We can count on India for support to two-state solution, says Jordanian Foreign Minister ... For us, the core issue remains the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and there cannot be peace and stability in the region without a resolution to the conflict on the basis of a two-state solution that ...
Palestine's tech sector is not a new phenomenon. Its universities ... Sadara Ventures, for example, is the "first venture capital firm targeting the Palestinian tech sector. ... Infrastructure is generally good: West Bank cities can be rambunctious but the roads are good, and accommodation is usually available.
The vast majority of the world's countries consider the Palestinian Territories, also called the West Bank, to be occupied illegally. ... The board will over see the first major "civil-society infrastructure servicing the State of Israel and the pro-Israel community in the fight against the de-legitimization of Israel," the ...
The Palestinian foreign ministry has denounced a new Israeli settlement construction plan, which includes the building of 300,000 housing units in occupied East Jerusalem. ... These neighbourhoods are home to more than 100,000 people who suffer from a severe lack of basic services and infrastructure.
In the West Bank city of Bethlehem a solar energy system was provided to Palestinian families. Requested by the Palestine Liberation Organization ... In 2015, fuel was sent to Gaza to relieve energy shortages resulting from infrastructure damage due to Israeli attacks. An olive oil plant built by TIKA in 2016 ...
Infrastructure for four additional trailers had been put in place, but the mobile homes themselves were never installed. Now, however, the Mateh Binyamin Regional Council, the local government in the area, has resumed work at what had been privately owned Palestinian land, and this week laborers were ...
"There's a lot of discussion all over the world, and yet we don't really know what these places look like," says Mikel Maron, a programmer and geographer who organized a map-a-thon for Gaza in 2008 with engineers Without Borders and Palestinian engineers. "The most basic infrastructure of daily life ...
This grotesque policy is realized by severely underinvesting in infrastructure for Palestinian areas of the city, by denying Palestinians building permits, ... The U.N. Partition Plan of 1947, which broke Palestine into putative Jewish and Arab states -- and on the basis of which Israel declared its independence ...
Ramallah, February 8, 2018 (WAFA) - Economic experts believe that the Palestinian budget and its government finances will most likely not be affected by United States' cut in aid to Palestine because the aid was not intended for the treasury, rather for various projects carried out by non-governmental ...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in a meeting discussed the full range of India- Palestine ties following ... to Palestinians to study in India among several measures to help it in capacity building and infrastructure development with an investment of USD 50 million.
A MOU was signed between India and Palestine for setting up of a new National printing Press at Ramallah at a cost of USD 5 million. The signatories were Ahmad Assaf, Minister of Palestinian Public Broadcasting corporation and Official Media, on behalf of Minister of finance and T.S. Tirumurti, Secretary ...
"In the meantime, there are many practical steps that can advance on the ground and we will look at these steps also today: Continue our support for the Palestinian Authority; continue our support for UNRWA [the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine refugees]; work for the security of all, ...
They are neither citizens of Palestine, Israel nor Jordan, but are allowed to carry Jordanian travel documents. ... benefits and had the same taxes levied on them as on Israelis, although there has been little spending on Palestinian infrastructure programmes in Palestinian communities in East Jerusalem.
"The two-state solution is over," Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat told reporters, responding to Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital .... state services, a common administration of (at least) municipal Jerusalem, a now common urban infrastructure, and a common business ecosystem.
The report, which is a result of cooperation between 7amleh and the Association for Progressive Communication (APC), addresses the challenges facing the telecommunication infrastructure in Palestine, analysing the violations from the Israeli authorities, the Palestinian Authority and Hamas, and in ...
The Palestinians claim East Jerusalem as the future capital of their state, and a longstanding international consensus holds that the fate of the city should be decided through direct Israeli-Palestinian negotiations. Digging railway tunnels to the Western Wall would also entail excavating in Jerusalem's Old ...
Mantin, who was 31 years old at the time, was sent to the Arab-Israeli city of Baqa al-Gharbiyye to perform infrastructure work. A 15-year-old Palestinian terrorist shot him at close range when he was sitting alone in a car. A nearby security guard chased and captured the terrorist. "The sole objective of terror ...
It has also impacted Palestinian Jerusalemites: more than 140,000 residents living in Jerusalem neighbourhoods are disconnected from the rest of the city and as a result, suffer from a severe lack of basic services and infrastructure. Moreover, Israeli lawmakers are now making moves to annex three large ...
At the same time, Israel has largely prohibited Palestinian communities from developing essential infrastructure, including waste treatment facilities. "Israel uses the territory as if it was their own. It's de facto annexation," Aloni told Al Jazeera, noting that Palestinian development has simultaneously been ...
Israel is about to "commit a war crime" and leave 50 Palestinian children homeless in freezing winter conditions by demolishing a large chunk of their West ... cynical considering the regime authorities placed obstacles in the way of building a school [and] left it for decades without infrastructure for electricity, ...
The much-needed study included a household survey, supported by the Representative Office of Denmark and U.S. Agency For International Development with co-financing from the Palestinian Partnership for Infrastructure Development Multi-Donor Trust Fund (PID MDTF) and the Palestinian Recovery and ...
The much-needed study included a household survey, supported by the Representative Office of Denmark and U.S. Agency For International Development with co-financing from the Palestinian Partnership for Infrastructure Development Multi-Donor Trust Fund (PID MDTF) and the Palestinian Recovery and ...
The neglect of the serious human rights abuses against the Palestinian people is a scar on the world's conscience. But as if we needed a ... each other and the world. During that time, three separate wars have killed thousands of civilians, including children, and destroyed essential civilian infrastructure.
The Supreme Court of Israel issued another injunction to halt further unauthorized Arab building close to new commuter infrastructure.
Two new Palestinian schools in the occupied West Bank, which are funded by ... refugee Council's Country Director in Palestine, Kate O'Rourke. ... to prevent the demolition and seizure of school infrastructure, which is in ...
UNRWA Supports the Resilience of Palestine refugee students in Gaza ... camp infrastructure and improvement, protection and microfinance.
Mahmoud Abbas, the Palestinian president, was summoned to Riyadh last ... to invest in new infrastructure projects if progress is made in talks.
These herding communities have been in the area for decades, but Israel does not allow them to connect to infrastructure or add new homes ...
... Israel controls the entire telecommunications infrastructure used by Palestinian companies and ... It is not only Israel that suppresses Palestinian social media users. ... The Palestinian Authority must revoke its Electronic crimes Law. ... Press freedom violations in Israel-Palestine: Semi annual report 2016.
The Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign (IPSC) today welcomed news in the ... and theft of EU-funded humanitarian infrastructure in occupied Palestine. ... upon Israel for its ongoing crimes against the Palestinian people.
In the case of Palestine, the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty is a ... crisis in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), especially Gaza. ... industrial and commercial infrastructure, while restricting imports of ...
... for half a century of occupation, collective repression and punishment, destruction and confiscation of Palestinian lands and property, of forced displacement and settlements of settlers in the occupied Palestinian Territories." Israel bombed six targets in Gaza with two "terror infrastructure targets" Thursday, ...


 

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