New Study by MAS Calls for Strategic Economic Policy Interventions to Activate the Productive Base and Promote Exports
Roundtable Press Release "US Aid Cutoff to Palestine: Economic and Social Repercussions and Ways to Compensate for the Loss"
MAS Roundtable Series "Economic Disengagement from Israel: Challenges and Feasibility"
MAS Roundtable Series "Regulating and Improving the Competitiveness of the Stone & Marble Industry: Challenges and Required Interventions"
MAS holds The Yusuf Sayigh Development Lecture 2018
MAS Roundtable Series "Smuggling and Evasion of Customs Duties: The Cost to the Palestinian Treasury and Domestic Market"
Palestinian Economic News
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Hotel Activities Picked up in Q4/2014
In Q4/2014 there were 123 operating hotels in the West Bank. These hotels were visited by 153 thousand...
Decrease in the Consumer Price Index in January and February 2015
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) declined in both January and February 2015 in comparison with the...
Balance of Payments in Q4/2014
The constant deficit in the current account declined by 21.1% from the previous quarter to $194.3...
2,144 Building Licenses Issued in Q4/2014
A total of 2,144 building licenses were issued in Palestine in Q4/2014. This marks a 5.1% increase...
The Palestine Monetary Authority Business Cycle Indicator Partially Recovered in October after an All-Time Low in September
The Palestine Monetary Authority Business Cycle Indicator (PMABCI) amounted to -13.1 in Palestine in...
The Consumer Price Index Marked a Minor Decrease in October Compared to September
In October the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Palestine decreased by 0.54% from the previous month to...
Palestine Ranked 143rd out of 189 Economies in the 2015 Doing Business by the World Bank
Recently the World Bank released the 12th annual Doing Business report, for the year 2015, which places...
Hotel Activities Faced a Major Decline in Q3/2014
Recently the PCBS published the quarterly hotel activities survey results based on the responses of 109...
External Assets of Resident Enterprises in Palestine Once Again Exceeded Foreign Liabilities in 2013
Recently the PCBS and the PMA published the results of the foreign investment survey of resident enterprises...
Both Exports and Imports Increased in September in Comparison with August
In September Palestinian exports and imports of goods increased by 7.2% and 4.0% compared to August to...
Al-Quds Index Reached Its Lowest Level in 2014 at the End of November
The Al-Quds index closed down at the level of 482.45 points at the end of November. This marked a decline...
A Quarter of Enterprises Experienced an Improvement in Their Overall Performance in Q3/2014
According to the results of a survey recently conducted by the PCBS, about a quarter of owners/managers...
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