Blackouts in Gaza Blackouts in Gaza
February 27, 2012. While the Gaza Strip experiences 8-hour rolling blackouts, the Gaza energy authority has announced it is waiting for diesel to be shipped from Egypt, but not through the tunnels. Read More »

Unemployment rate in Gaza on the rise: 30.3%
February 23, 2012. According to figures published by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics, during the final quarter of 2011, the unemployment rate in the Gaza Strip rose by 2.3%. There are 108,000 jobless people in Gaza Read More »

Gaza power plant shuts down
February 14, 2012. Severe shortages of fuel coming through the tunnels force the Gaza power plant to stop operations completely. In the past two weeks, the amount of fuel entering Gaza dropped by two thirds of what had been entering previously. Read More »

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