Unilateral State: Israel would no longer collect Value Added Tax on behalf of the Authority

July 6, 2011
…and that would mean that the immense monthly fund transfers to the PA and to Gaza shall draw to an end. The Oslo Accords shall be annulled! Why is almost everything more expensive in Israel?

Israel’s consumer markets resemble the European model. A  value-added-tax (VAT) of 16 percent is either added to or included in  every transaction, and there are almost no exemptions. Import tariffs  ranging from 30 to 75 percent, along with transportation and shipping  expenses, also add to wholesale and retail costs. 


Chocolate Jihad

July 6, 2011

“We’re here because Max Brenner is 100 per cent owned by the Strauss Group, who supports the Israeli army, specifically the Golani and Givati brigades which are responsible for human rights violations and war crimes,” said Jennine Abdul Khalik,  spokesperson for the Students for Justice in Palestine group at UTS. In 1933, after the Nazis came to power, Fromenchenko sold Laima and immigrated to what became Israel, and opened Elite which is today part of the Strauss Group.