JERUSALEM, December 18, 2014 (WAFA) – His Beatitude the Latin
Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal expressed in a Christmas message sent out through
his Vicar in Jerusalem and Palestine, Bishop William Shomali, his concern over the
possible Israeli court decision regarding the Cremsian case where land belonging
to 58 Palestinian Christian families from the city of Beit Jala, north west of
Bethlehem, might be separated by the Apartheid Wall....
December 18, 2014
(WAFA) – The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) Thursday urged for urgent
funding which is necessary for the reconstruction of the Gaza Strip, with more
than 96,000 homes between damaged and destroyed.
Director of Operations for UNRWA in Gaza said that the amount of damage in the
strip is more than double what UNRWA estimated.
“Based on satellite
imagery and preliminary field work...
December 18, 2014 (WAFA) – President Mahmoud Abbas Thursday said the bid aims
for the conduct of serious negotiations with Israel to put an end to the
military occupation and establish an independent Palestinian state by the year
a televised speech at the Palestinian leadership meeting, Abbas said the
Palestinian bid for statehood in the international organization will prompt a
one-year round of peace negotiations...
December 18, 2014 (WAFA) – The 'Al-Quds Index' of the Palestine Exchange closed
Thursday’s trading at 490.64 points, up by 3.81 points (0.78%) compared to the
last trading session, according to the PEX daily report.
Total of 633,562 shares were traded with a value of $579,668.64, executed
during 144 transactions.
of 13 companies were traded; share price increased in six companies and
decreased in three...