Follow Israel news on Twitter and Facebook. Israel’s economy is the fastest-growing in the West, the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) reports. Israel's Gross National Product grew by 4.5% in the year 2010, according to CBS data and estimates – 0.5% more than had been expected. This compares with only 2.7% in the other 33 countries of the Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD). Israel became an OECD member state this past September.
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