Economy

01-07-2013
Syria’s state-owned institutions have suffered from total losses of SYP 1.5 trillion since the beginning of the popular uprising two years ago, according to the government.
01-07-2013
Iran is providing an “unlimited credit line” to Syria to purchase food and oil products, Qadri Jamil, the deputy PM in charge of the economy, said.
01-07-2013
Iraq’s Prime Minister has said that his government has rejected a Syrian request to deposits funds in Iraqi banks.
24-06-2013
Data released by the World Bank confirm the poor performance of the Syrian economy in 2012.
24-06-2013
A presidential decree has raised the pay of civil servants only days after an increase in the price of gas oil.
17-06-2013
Facing growing difficulties to supply foreign currencies to the market and as inflation continues to increase, the government imposed last week severe restrictions on import trade by the private sector.
10-06-2013
The number of Syrian refugees in neighbouring countries has crossed the 1.6 million mark, according to the latest estimate by the United Nations refugee agency.
03-06-2013
The Syrian President has appointed a new governor for the province of Lattakia.
27-05-2013
Syria’s trade balance with Iraq was largely positive last year, a government official said.
27-05-2013
The Syrian government is planning to raise tax rates across the board in a bid to slow the decline in its revenues.
27-05-2013
The total volume of concessionary loans provided by Iran to Syria amounts to USD 7 billion, according to the governor of the Central Bank of Syria, the first such admission by a senior government official.
20-05-2013
The US Treasury froze last week the assets of Syrianair, among several other entities and individuals it has blacklisted.
20-05-2013
Syria’s services sectors accumulated losses of SYP 1.35 trillion as a result of the uprising and the violence gripping the country, according to Omar Ghalawanji, Deputy PM in charge of the services sector.
13-05-2013
Bilateral trade between Iran and Syria declined by a third last year, according to an Iranian trade official.
22-04-2013
The Syrian Prime Minister has inaugurated several new state-funded projects in the coastal town of Tartous.

Events

Investment Facilities at the Industrial City of Adra
Damascus Chamber of Commerce
Dental Care
Damascus International Fairground