Arrangements Formulated on Taxation and the Transfer of Goods between Israel and the Palestinian Authority
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Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz and Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad, this evening agreed on arrangements regarding taxation and the transfer of goods between Israel and the PA.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued the following statement on the agreement:

"The arrangements that have been formulated constitute part of our declared policy of supporting Palestinian society and strengthening its economy. I hope that the arrangements will assist in advancing our relations with the Palestinians in additional areas."