Economy

01-03-2016
The main host destination for Syrian refugees in Turkey is the province of Hatay, i.e. the Sandjak of Alexandretta, Turkish data indicate.
01-03-2016
Private investment fell sharply last year in Syria, after a relative respite in 2014, data from a government body indicate.
23-02-2016
The Syrian President has issued a decree calling on parliamentary elections to be held on April 13.
23-02-2016
The number of Syrian refugees in Europe increased six-fold last year to almost 900 thousand, according to the latest data from the UN, still less than 0.2 percent of the population of the continent.
16-02-2016
Syria’s bilateral trade with Turkey decreased last year on the back of lower Turkish exports.
16-02-2016
The Tartous province has continued to attract Syrian investors fleeing other parts of the country, according to official data.
16-02-2016
Syria’s economic, financial and social indicators continued to deteriorate in 2015, while consumption in areas outside Government control is weighing increasingly in the economy, a recent report has found.
09-02-2016
A conference organized in London last week managed to collect some USD 11 billion to aid Syrian refugees and host countries in the next five years and, in effect, to try to keep Syrians out of Europe.
09-02-2016
The list of countries and amounts pledged during the Supporting Syria Conference held in London on February 04, 2016.
09-02-2016
Germany has announced that it was contributing an additional amount to projects in opposition-held areas.
09-02-2016
The Syrian Prime Minister has announced that his Government will be pursuing a new economic strategy, named the National Partnership, that replaces the social market economic model developed prior to the uprising.
02-02-2016
For the second time in the space of one year, an EU court has refused to remove Mohammad Makhlouf from the European sanctions list.
02-02-2016
Syria’s inflation rate stood at 38.8 percent in July on an annual basis.
02-02-2016
Imports by Syria’s private sector in 2015 reached some EUR 2 billion, according to the Minister of Economy.
26-01-2016
Growing in assertiveness, the Kurdish Self-Administration Democratic Authority in north-eastern Syria has issued in the past two years more than 40 different laws including investment regulations, the imposition of customs fees and the commemoration through a public holiday of the arrest of Abdallah Ocalan.

Events

Syrian Medicare 2011
Damascus International Fairground
6th Damascus Insurance Forum
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