Arab Finance Ministers Emergency Meeting to Provide a Financial Safety Net to Support the Palestinian Authority, Kicked off
الأحد 1440/10/20 هـ الموافق 2019/06/23 م واس
Cairo, June 23, 2019, SPA — The emergency meeting of Arab finance ministers kicked off today at the headquarters of the General Secretariat of the Arab League in Cairo to discuss means of providing a financial safety net for the State of Palestine to face the Israeli financial and economic practices and procedures towards the Palestinian economy, and confiscating the exclusive Palestinian tax revenues by the Israeli occupation authorities in violation of the Paris Protocol of 1994 regulating this relation.
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s delegation was headed by Deputy Minister of Finance Dr. Hamad bin Sulaiman Al-Bazai.
The meeting was held to activate a financial safety net of US $ 100 million monthly to enable the Palestinian leadership to face political and financial pressures facing it.
14:43 LOCAL TIME 11:43 GMT