Economy

Exclusive Interview: White House's Kushner unveils economic portion of Middle East peace plan

Exclusive Interview: White House's Kushner unveils economic portion of Middle East peace plan

In an exclusive interview with Reuters, White House senior adviser Jared Kushner unveiled the $50 billion Middle East economic plan that would create a global investment fund to lift the Palestinian and neighboring Arab state economies, and fund a $5 billion transportation corridor to connect the West Bank and Gaza. The “peace to prosperity” plan includes 179 infrastructure and business projects.