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West Bancorporation, Inc. Announces Record Quarterly Net Income; Earnings Per Share Up 33 Percent for the 4th Quarter ...
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- West Bancorporation, Inc. , parent company of West Bank, is pleased to report that fourth quarter 2014 net income was $5.8 million, or $0.36 per diluted common share. This is the ...(1/30/2015 8:30:00 AM)
Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian in the West Bank
Israeli soldiers shot dead a Palestinian on Saturday in the occupied West Bank, the military and a Palestinian security official said. An Israeli military spokeswoman said soldiers saw two Palestinians throwing a fire bomb towards a road near the Palestinian city of Nablus and "identifying an immediate threat shot toward the suspects' lower extremities". A Palestinian security source said one of ...(1/31/2015 2:43:37 PM)
Israel to build 430 new settler homes in West Bank
PLO says new plans amount to "war crime" after tenders issued to build new homes in Occupied Palestinian territory.(1/30/2015 3:44:09 AM)
Israel to build 450 new West Bank settler homes: NGO
Israel on Friday published tenders to build 450 new settler homes in the occupied West Bank, a watchdog said, in a plan denounced by the Palestinians as a "war crime". Settlements watchdog Peace Now tied the move to Israel's March 17 general election in which Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud is competing with other rightwing parties for the settler vote. "It is a pre-election grab to ...(1/30/2015 9:37:04 AM)
Israel to build 430 new West Bank settler homes: NGO
The Israeli government on Friday published tenders to build 430 new settler homes in the occupied West Bank, the head of an NGO that monitors settlement activity told AFP. "It's the opening of the settlement floodgates," said Daniel Seidemann, head of the Terrestrial Jerusalem group, adding that the announcements were the first since October 2014 and unlikely to be the last before the March 17 ...(1/30/2015 3:07:29 AM)
Gaza war pushed Palestinian economy into recession: IMF
The war between Israel and Gaza drove the Palestinian economy of Gaza and the West Bank into its first contraction since 2006, the International Monetary Fund said Thursday. While the West Bank managed a 4.5 percent expansion last year, Gaza's economic activity declined by about 15 percent, the IMF said, linking it to Israel's harsh bombing and shelling of the Gaza enclave and slow progress on ...(1/29/2015 6:08:56 PM)
Ahead of election, Israel issues West Bank building tenders
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's settlement watchdog group said Friday that the government has issued hundreds of tenders for housing units in the West Bank, an area the Palestinians demand for their future state, a move that comes several weeks before Israel's national election.(1/30/2015 2:04:04 PM)
Israel issues tenders for new West Bank settlements
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Israel Published Legal Tenders To Build 430 New Settlements In West Bank: Report
The Israeli government has published legal tenders to build 430 new settlements in the occupied West Bank, according to a report by Terrestrial Jerusalem, an advocacy group. "It's the opening of the settlement floodgates," said Daniel Seidemann, head of the nonprofit group, Agence France-Presse (AFP) reported . He added that the announcements were the first since October 2014, though likely not ...(1/30/2015 5:03:37 AM)
Palestinian girl, 14, in Israel prison for throwing rocks
BETIN, West Bank (AP) — The fate of a 14-year-old Palestinian girl, tried before an Israeli military court for hurling rocks at passing cars in the West Bank and sentenced to two months in prison, has gripped Palestinians who say her treatment demonstrates Israel's excessive measures against stone-throwing youth.(1/28/2015 2:02:04 AM)
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