Economy

04-04-2017
The Syrian President has sacked Adib Mayaleh, the Minister of Economy, as part of a small government reshuffle, ending the political career of a long-time regime servant.
04-04-2017
Spanish courts have ordered the seizure of hundreds of properties worth more than 700 million dollars owned by Rifaat Al-Assad, Bashar’s uncle.
03-04-2017
A government official has said that all the wives of the “martyrs” of the Syrian army will be entitled to a job with the Government.
28-03-2017
Surprise attacks last week by the opposition in Damascus and Hama will do little to change the balance of power on the ground but much to highlight the weak hold of the regime over the country and the unlikeliness of the return of stability in the absence of a political deal.
28-03-2017
The European Union has lifted sanctions on one of the investors most connected to the regime.
21-03-2017
Nader Qalei, a prominent Syrian businessman and former partner of Rami Makhlouf, has been awarded a long-term contract for the management of a 5-star state-owned hotel.
21-03-2017
The European Union has blacklisted four Syrian senior officers for their alleged role in the use of chemical weapons against civilians.
14-03-2017
The European Union issued today a document that outlines its key objectives and lines of actions on Syria, including for post-war reconstruction.
14-03-2017
The Minister of Economy, Adib Mayaleh, has provided new data for Syria’s foreign trade in 2016.
07-03-2017
The success last week of regime forces in linking areas under their control with those of the Kurdish PYD will likely improve supplies of energy and agricultural products in Damascus and other parts of the country, lower costs and provide a small boost to economic activity.
06-03-2017
Despite a decline in its exports to Syria last year, Turkey remained an important trading partner.
27-02-2017
The Syrian government, which is largely isolated from western countries, continues to try to build economic ties with other countries, although, six years after the beginning of the uprising, the impact of these efforts is hardly successful.
27-02-2017
The attempt by the Syrian government to lure back investors who fled the country is facing resistance from regime cronies, reflecting the obstacles that any serious reconstruction drive will face.
27-02-2017
Syria’s consumer prices increased by more than 50 percent last August, the most recent date for which official data are available.
21-02-2017
Preliminary data from the Syrian government suggest that the trade deficit decreased last year as imports fell by almost a third.

Events

Investment Facilities at the Industrial City of Adra
Damascus Chamber of Commerce
Auto Bazar
Damascus International Fairground