NO. 34


Financial and Banking News

Budgets & Revenues

PLO Details Arab Aid Shortfall

The PLO has spent $740mn supporting the intifada since it began, but hasreceived only $400mn in Arab aid during that time, according to Mr. Jawid al-Ghusain,the Chairman of the Palestine National Fund (PNF). In an interview with Reuters,Mr. Ghusain said that the PNF would be pressing Arab leaders attending theBaghdad summit on 28 May to discharge in full the financial commitments they...