Indeed the nominal growth rate looks optimistic. Before referring this progress to the occupier, for easing pressure on the mobility of goods, it would be more effective to declare how much of this growth is a direct donor funding...! Plus, how much the economy has the potential to grow, if a complete release of blockage takes place. Palestinians can do much more and proved this.....don't praise the occupier, but stress on the importance of ending occupation and reach the point of independent economy that works side by side with its neighbors.
15 police officers killed in Colombia helicopter crash (Reuters)
from the article: IMF: Gaza's economy shot up by 16% so far in 2010