Palestinian News Item
PA PM: PA going through financial crisis due to 71% drop in foreign aid
Official PA daily, Al-Hayat Al-Jadida - Nov. 2, 2018
Headline: "Hamdallah briefed the European Union consuls and representatives on the latest political and economic developments"
"[PA] Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah met yesterday [Nov. 1, 2018] in his office in Ramallah with the European Union states' consuls, ambassadors, and representatives in the presence of European Union Representative in Palestine Ralph Tarraf…
The prime minister discussed with the European Union representatives the [PA] government's efforts and achievements despite the difficult financial crisis that it is going through in light of the 71% drop in the rate of external aid."