Economy

03-03-2014
The number of Syrian refugees or in the process of registration with the UN aid agency crossed the 2.5 million mark last week.
24-02-2014
Syria’s imports from Lebanon increased to $524 million in 2013 as the country increasingly relied on its smaller neighbor to transit its oil procurements.
17-02-2014
The number of kidnapping cases registered in recent months by the government in the province of Aleppo has crossed the 1,500 according to a report in a pro-regime media outlet.
10-02-2014
The rising number of unemployed is putting a strain on the budget of the Social Security Organisation, according to one of its officials.
03-02-2014
The number of Syrian refugees based in Lebanon has crossed the 900,000 mark, according to data from the UN humanitarian agency.
27-01-2014
Syrian Kurds are growing increasingly assertive and forming local administrations in the parts of the country where they form a majority.
27-01-2014
Among all companies established last year in Turkey with foreign shareholders, Syrians ranked first in the list of foreign nationalities, an indication that many are planning to say indefinitely.
27-01-2014
Inflation data for the month of June 2013, which were released only now by the Syrian government, confirm the surge in retail prices across all product segments.
20-01-2014
At a conference in Kuwait last week, donor countries pledged $2.4 billion to help Syrian refugees and displaced persons, only around a third of the money the UN requested.
20-01-2014
The call for proposal to destroy Syria’s chemical stock drew bids from 14 international companies, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said in a statement.
20-01-2014
The Syrian government has revised upwards its estimate of the total cost of the war on the country’s infrastructure and public sector assets.
13-01-2014
Syria’s customs revenues declined a further 10 percent in nominal terms last year, according to preliminary data.
13-01-2014
The Syrian Investment Agency licensed last year 49 projects, most of which are located in safe areas of the country.
06-01-2014
Pro-regime media outlets have published names of leading investors that reportedly owe their banks large sums of money.
06-01-2014
Two Syrian investors were included in a list of the world’s richest Arabs.

Events

Beauty Care
Damascus International Fairground
Tenders and Contracts
Damascus Chamber of Commerce