December 2017


Main reports: The Palestine Investment Fund (PIF) launched the Tubas Solar Power Plant in November, an $11 million investment to bring 8MW of solar capacity to the residential, agricultural, and industrial sectors in the Tubas Governorate.

The fourteenth Expotech Technology Week took place simultaneously in the West Bank and Gaza between 11 and 13 December.

According to the Palestinian Ministry of Finance and Planning, the Government’s public debt decreased by 4.1% in October 2017.

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) Palestine 2017, an annual event which celebrates entrepreneurs through numerous entrepreneurship-focused activities, took place in both the West Bank and Gaza between 11 and 20 November.