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Workshop on Palestinian Investment Held by The Arab Thought Forum with Cooperation with the Palestinian Businessmen Association
A workshop entitled “Palestinian Investment in Israel and abroad” took place to discuss the size and dimensions of Palestinian Investment on the Israeli economy and internationally.
The event was led by Mr. Abdul Rahman Abu-Arafeh with participants including Dr. Samir Abdullah, Mr. Mahmoud Al-Jaafari and Mr. Mohammad Al-Masrouji. Researchers, among them, Mr. Issa Smeirat also provided input into the discussions. Implications of Palestinian investments locally and abroad were discussed and possibilities of restoring capital, and re-investment. In addition, the workshop covered topics such as an overview of Palestinian investment in general and its structure, the size and dimensions of Palestinian investment abroad, with a special focus on private sector players abroad.