Economy

28-08-2018
Russian officials have provided more details about their country’s participation in the Damascus International Trade Fair, which will be held starting next week.
21-08-2018
Some USD 300 million are going to be spent in the northeastern region of Syria under American and Kurdish control, mostly through funds provided by Gulf countries, the U.S. Administration has said.
21-08-2018
A UN agency has estimated that in the past year the war has generated additional losses of some USD 60 billion to the Syrian economy.
21-08-2018
A company managing one of the main commercial malls in Damascus has reportedly been stripped from its contract to the benefit of an influential regime crony, highlighting the increasingly insecure Syrian business environment.
07-08-2018
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07-08-2018
United Nations agencies contracted Syrian companies for more than USD 160 million of goods and services last year, UN documents show.
07-08-2018
Bilateral trade between Lebanon and Syria declined markedly in the first half of this year according to data from the Lebanese customs.
31-07-2018
Jordan has taken an additional step towards restoring its ties with Damascus as it invites several Syrian business lobbying groups to visit Amman.
31-07-2018
The Syrian government has extended for six more months the exemption on custom duties granted to imports from Iran.
31-07-2018
The U.S. has blacklisted a number of Syrian and other individuals and entities over the regime’s chemicals production programme.
31-07-2018
An opposition development fund financed by western countries has announced that it was supporting, for the first time, projects in northeast Syria.
24-07-2018
Updated on July 26, 2018 (see bottom of article): Two cargo ships transporting wheat from Crimea to Syria have been delisted from registries, while a Makhlouf-related businessman has been removed from the EU sanctions list.
24-07-2018
The expected reopening of the Nassib border crossing between Jordan and Syria is being used as a leverage by the Syrian regime for political gains.
17-07-2018
Because of maintenance services, The Syria Report will not publish today.
10-07-2018
The Syrian regime’s control of the Nassib border crossing with Jordan is going to have significant economic and trade consequences.

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