U.S. envoy George Mitchell recently said that Israel has reduced the number of checkpoints and roadblocks in the West Bank, helping economic growth.
For its part, last year the U.S. gave nearly $1 billion in assistance to the Palestinians.
Felice Friedson of The Media Line looks at broader attempts to foster growth and foreign investment in the Palestinian economy.
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