On the eve of a Middle East peace conference, Gaza's economy teeters in the balance
July 18, 2007: Gaza's economy is high on the agenda as negotiators from the United States, United Nations, European Union and Russia prepare to meet in Portugal with their newly-appointed emissary, Tony Blair. On June 12, citing security reasons, Israel closed the Karni crossing, the last remaining commercial entry point to Gaza. Only basic food and medicines are allowed in. A Palestinian businessman, quoted by the Associated Press, says 68,000 workers have since lost their jobs. According to Gisha, an Israeli human rights group, 'more than 70% of Gaza's factories have stopped production.' The UN, which supplies food aid to 80 per cent of Gaza's population, is urging the so-called quartet of Middle east mediators to press for the reopening of all Gaza border crossings.
Today the UN's World Food program released footage shot inside Gaza. It shows humanitarian deliveries and Gazans coping with an economy on the brink of collapse.
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Gov. Romney: On Unions And The Economy
Gov. Romney On Michigan's Economy
The UKâs Energy Minister, Mr Malcolm Wicks, speaks to British business leaders about moving forward to a low carbon economy- and how commerce and government can work together.
In another day of press and campaign appearances, software mogul Ray Hopewood made the job of Leader of the Free World seem easy. Said Hopewood, "People think the economy is a difficult business. It isn't."
This is a slide show that Mitt Romney uses when describing his plan for a strong economy. The slideshow contains some good data.
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The UK body set up to oversee the transition of businesses into a low economy – The Carbon trust- speaks on the future and the need for further investment into low carbon technologies.
In Florida, Gov. Romney offers his prescription for a fragile economy
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