Economy

18-07-2017
The European Union has added 16 Syrian individuals who are mostly affiliated with its chemicals programme to its sanctions list.
18-07-2017
ESCWA estimates that the losses in physical capital incurred by Syria in the past six years amounts to USD 100 billion.
17-07-2017
The United States has provided a new grant to an opposition-affiliated fund that operates in Syria’s north and south.
11-07-2017
Despite the massive physical destruction Syria has suffered, the disruption of its economic system has had a much higher impact on its economy, a report by the World Bank says.
11-07-2017
The Syrian Government is seeking to attract Chinese investors but these seem reluctant to take the Syria risk.
20-06-2017
The launch of a new car assembly plant in Syria, the second in the space of four months only, has served to highlight the steady rise to prominence of an increasingly powerful businessman.
20-06-2017
Syria has reduced customs duties on manufacturing inputs by 50 percent in a bid to encourage local production and reduce imports.
13-06-2017
Several prominent Syrian businessmen, under pressure by the regime, have sold their assets to members of the new business elite, a reflection of how the war is changing the Syrian business landscape.
13-06-2017
Dozens of thousands of Syrian refugees in Turkey have returned to Syria in areas controlled by the Free Syrian Army, according to Turkish officials.
06-06-2017
All dams on the Euphrates River are now under the control of the Kurds, a fact that has important economic and political implications.
30-05-2017
Petrofac said last week that its CEO, Syrian-British businessman Ayman Asfari, would remain in his post but would not be involved in any matters connected to an ongoing investigation on its ties with Unaoil, a company suspected of corruption and money laundering.
30-05-2017
The European Union extended its sanctions against Syria for one year and listed three more individuals to its blacklist.
30-05-2017
The Higher Council for Public Private Partnership has listed a number of projects to be offered to private investors, although very few appear likely to be launched any time soon.
23-05-2017
The Syrian government is trying to cancel levies extorted by regime checkpoints as growing protests from traders and transporters alike reflect the exasperation of the population.
23-05-2017
The Court of Justice of the European Union has rejected Rami Makhlouf’s legal action to cancel the sanctions imposed on him by the EU.

Events

EDU.13-2012
Dama Rose Damascus Hotel
Damascus 1st Tourism Shopping Festival
Kiwan Land