MENA Economic Monitor- October 2018

Real GDP growth of the Palestinian economy is projected to hover around 1.7-1.9 percent between 2018-2020.

Cash-Strapped Gaza

The economy is collapsing, suffering from a decade long blockade and a recent drying up of liquidity according to a new report.



Marina Wes

Country Director, West Bank and Gaza

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Oct 03, 2018

MENA Economic Monitor, October 2018: A New Economy for the Middle East and ...

MENA countries will have to develop a digital economy. This will require the adoption of new technologies and the provision of “digital public goods”.

Sep 25, 2018

Economic Monitoring Report to the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee- September 2018

The latest World Bank report to the Ad Hoc Liaison committee (AHLC) highlights the critical challenges facing the Palestinian economy and identifies the needs going forward.

Jul 10, 2018

Tech startup ecosystem in West Bank and Gaza: findings and recommendations

The objective of this report is to provide a better understanding of the status of start-up ecosystem in West Bank and Gaza.

Apr 18, 2018

Working for the Palestinian People

This brochure offers an overview of the World Bank's projects in the Palestinian Territories.

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