DEAD SEA, May 25, 2013 (WAFA) – President Mahmoud Abbas Saturday invited Arab businessmen to visit Palestine and partner with their Palestinian counterparts.
Addressing the opening session of the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa held at Jordan’s Dead Sea area, Abbas said that “investments enhance the steadfastness of our people, support efforts to achieve peace and stability in our region and bring benefit to the investors.”
RAMALLAH, May 25, 2013 (WAFA) – A Palestine Liberation Organization delegation left the West Bank Saturday on its way to Syria to discuss the situation of the Palestinian refugees in that embattled country.
Zakaria al-Agha, member of the PLO Executive Committee, said the delegation will meet with all concerned parties in Syria to find a quick solution for the tragic situation of the Palestinian refugee camps in Syria.
He said the camps and the refugees...
RAMALLAH, May 25, 2013 (WAFA) - The three Palestinian dailies Saturday highlighted US Secretary of State John Kerry’s statements during his two-day visit to Palestine and Israel to re-launch the peace process in the region.
Al-Hayat al-Jadida’s front page headline read: “Kerry encourages Israelis and Palestinians to ‘make hard decisions’ to resume negotiations.”
Al-Ayyam reported on Kerry saying that the issue of “legalizing” Israeli settlement...
RAMALLAH, May 25, 2013 (WAFA) – A significant drop in temperature occurs on Saturday yet it remains above seasonal average by around 5 degrees Celsius with cloudy skies and cool breeze, according to the Palestine Weather Service.
Weather is expected to be mild with clear skies on Sunday with considerable drop in temperature to around seasonal average.
Similiar weather conditions are expected through Tuesday with clear...