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U.S. Consulate Launches Eighth Annual Bazaar for Palestinian Women Entrepreneurs

JERUSALEM – On October 31, the U.S. Consulate General launched the eighth annual Women’s Microenterprise Bazaar in support of Palestinian female business owners from all over Gaza, the West Bank, and Jerusalem.  The evening’s inauguration and fashion presentation showcased the Palestinian-designed styles and handmade products available for sale.  The bazaar is open to the public ...
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Successful Completion of U.S. Workshop to Help Palestinian Entrepreneurs Flourish

JERUSALEM – October 25th marked the successful completion of a U.S. Consulate General-sponsored workshop to build a better ecosystem for innovation in the West Bank.  Co-sponsored by the U.S. Department of Commerce, the workshop convened American experts and Palestinian entrepreneurs, academics, business leaders, and government stakeholders to identify policy and regulatory reforms that will help ...
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Studying in the United States – The Power of Choice

 by Donald Blome Last year I took my son to visit prospective colleges in the United States. Driving up and down the East Coast, we saw them all – private schools, state universities, and technical institutes. And everywhere we went, there was something new: internships with U.S. businesses; private sector work-study cooperative arrangements; alumni organizations ...
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Consul General Blome Launches #PalStudyUSA2018 Campaign

Consul General Blome Launches #PalStudyUSA2018 Campaign to Attract More Palestinian Students to the United States Ramallah – Consul General Donald Blome launched the #PalStudyUSA2018 campaign at the Grand Park Hotel October 24thto encourage more Palestinian students to study in the United States. The campaign will include social media outreach to identify Palestinian participants for an ...
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Jason Greenblatt on Hamas-Fatah Reconciliation Efforts

Statement by Special Representative for International Negotiations Jason Greenblatt on Hamas-Fatah Reconciliation Efforts All parties agree that it is essential that the Palestinian Authority be able to assume full, genuine, and unhindered civil and security responsibilities in Gaza and that we work together to improve the humanitarian situation for Palestinians living there. The United States ...
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