Gulf Times - Palestine
US peace plan aims to raise $50 bn, create million Palestinian jobs

US peace plan aims to raise $50 bn, create million Palestinian jobs

The United States said Saturday that its Middle East peace plan to be presented next week in Bahrain aims to raise more than $50 billion for the Palestinians and create one million jobs for them within a decade.

Palestinians reject Kushner 'economy first' approach to Mideast peace

Palestinians reject Kushner 'economy first' approach to Mideast peace

Palestinian officials on Saturday dismissed proposals unveiled by President Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner for big money projects to form the first economic portion of the Trump administration's long-awaited Middle East peace plan.

Amir meets Hamas delegation

Amir meets Hamas delegation

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met at his office at Al Bahr Palace with a delegation from the political bureau of the Islamic Resistance Movement in Palestine (Hamas).

UN chief hails Qatar's support to Palestine

UN chief hails Qatar's support to Palestine

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has expressed his thanks and appreciation for the support provided by Qatar to Palestine.

Arab League meets to discuss Palestinian issue

Arab League meets to discuss Palestinian issue

The Arab League held an emergency meeting at the level of foreign ministers to discuss the latest developments of the Palestinian issue. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas attended the meeting.

Israel razes home of killed Palestinian

Israel razes home of killed Palestinian

Israeli forces destroyed the home on Wednesday of a Palestinian who was killed during his attempted arrest on suspicion of carrying out a December shooting.

Palestinian teen killed by Israeli fire in border clashes: Gaza ministry

Palestinian teen killed by Israeli fire in border clashes: Gaza ministry

A Palestinian teen was shot dead by the Israeli army Friday during renewed clashes on the Gaza border, the health ministry in the Palestinian enclave said.

Palestine Cultural Fest begins at Katara

Palestine Cultural Fest begins at Katara

Katara--the Cultural Village Foundation launched the Palestine Cultural Festival on Thursday with a host of activities and shows highlighting the Palestinian heritage.

Israeli forces kill two Gazans during border protest

Israeli forces kill two Gazans during border protest

Israeli forces killed two Palestinian men on Friday and wounded 55 others taking part in weekly protests along the fortified Israel-Gaza border, the Palestinian health ministry said.

Two Palestinians killed by Israeli fire in Gaza border clashes

Two Palestinians killed by Israeli fire in Gaza border clashes

Two Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire in renewed clashes along the Gaza border Friday, the health ministry in the enclave said.

Qatar likely to make seat belt mandatory for back seat passengers

Qatar likely to make seat belt mandatory for back seat passengers

Qatar is likely to make it mandatory soon that back seat passengers should also wear seat belts, a top official disclosed on Monday.

Qatar calls for steps to stop Israeli crimes against Palestinians

Qatar calls for steps to stop Israeli crimes against Palestinians

Qatar has called on the international community to take all necessary measures to stop the violations and crimes committed by the Israeli occupation forces against the Palestinians.