Economy

19-06-2018
Three new Syrian nationals have been indicted by the U.S. Department of Justice for violating sanctions.
19-06-2018
Rami Makhlouf has failed in an appeal to lift EU sanctions imposed on him in 2011.
12-06-2018
Reports on an oil deal between the regime and the PYD have highlighted the continuing prominence of a new Syrian business figure.
12-06-2018
Syria’s revenues from taxes doubled in the past two years, a government official said, although they still stand at only a fraction of their pre-uprising level.
05-06-2018
A decree granting citizenship to dozens of foreigners, including prominent Syrian investors, has created an uproar in Lebanon.
05-06-2018
The Syrian government is increasing the pay of its soldiers by 30 percent.
05-06-2018
The Syrian regime is clamping down on Ayman Jaber, one of Syria’s most prominent warlords and a long-time business partner of the Assad family.
04-06-2018
Syria’s inflation rate continued to decelerate rapidly in the Spring of 2017, falling below 30 percent for the first time in three years, official data show.
04-06-2018
Syria’s main opposition-affiliated fund has decided to finance two development projects worth a combined EUR 19 million in the south of the country.
29-05-2018
The Syrian government has announced that it was allocating funds to rehabilitate the areas it has recently taken back from the opposition, although it doesn’t seem to have the money to do so.
29-05-2018
The European Union has extended one more year its economic sanctions on Syria.
22-05-2018
A Syrian investor, despite being a close associate of Samer Foz, has seen his assets frozen by the Syrian government for the second time in the space of five years.
15-05-2018
The Syrian Government has removed the name of this prominent overseas businessman from its blacklist potentially indicating his return to the country.
15-05-2018
As battles recede in most of western Syria, the country’s warlords appear to be integrating increasingly into the formal economy.
15-05-2018
Syria’s gross domestic product fell in 2016 to a fifth of its pre-uprising value according to official statistics released for the first time.

Events

Tax Revision Committees
Damascus Chamber of Commerce
SyrPower 2011
Damascus International Fairground