News Briefs

  7/6/2010, Tammuz 24, 5770

PA Workers Up in Arms over Proposed Job Boycott in Yesha

Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad’s proposed ban on Arabs working in Judea and Samaria may have been a political blunder as Arabs face dismissals from worried Israeli firms.

Fayyad has made splashy headlines the past several months by promoting a boycott of all Israeli products grown or made in Judea and Samaria even though a resultant cut in demand might force the companies to lay off workers.