Economy

07-06-2016
After much delays and official announcements by the Governments of Syria and Iran, the preferential trade agreement between the two countries finally entered into force a few weeks ago.
07-06-2016
While many investors expect to benefit from significant business opportunities as soon as the Syrian war ends, in practice many obstacles stand before any meaningful and large scale reconstruction effort.
31-05-2016
A draft new constitution for Syria has reportedly been written by Russia, although it has already been swiftly rejected by the regime.
31-05-2016
The Syrian opposition has strongly criticized a recent ESCWA report on the state of the Syrian economy.
31-05-2016
The European Union has extended it set of sanctions against Syria for an additional year.
30-05-2016
Brazil is willing to receive up to 100 thousand Syrian refugees in the next few years, a Government official said earlier this month.
24-05-2016
In spite of sanctions, Syria continues to trade every year goods worth hundreds of millions of euros with the European Union, data show.
17-05-2016
A Syrian legal committee is seeking reparations of more than USD 5 billion from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for his alleged responsibility in the looting of hundreds of Syrian factories.
17-05-2016
Border controls and the recent EU-Turkey deal are having a significant impact on the number of Syrian refugees seeking to reach Europe.
17-05-2016
The Syrian Coalition has appointed a new Prime Minister to head its Interim Government in replacement of Ahmad Tohme.
03-05-2016
The United Nations agencies based in Damascus have contracted dozens of Syrian companies to supply them with goods and services worth hundreds of millions of dollars in the past years.
26-04-2016
The Syrian authorities have announced a new influx of government investment in the two coastal provinces that far outweighs their investments in other parts of the country.
26-04-2016
UPDATED: Russia will supply to Syria a complimentary shipment of 100 thousand tons of wheat, Wael Halqi, the Prime Minister, said.
19-04-2016
The role of the World Bank will be crucial in the estimated USD 180 billion reconstruction cost of Syria, Jim Yong Kim, the President of the Washington institution said.
19-04-2016
Some 70 percent of the members of parliament “elected” last week in Syria are new entrants, reflecting the important change that has affected the powerbase of the Syrian regime.

Events

Vet Expo
Damascus International Fairground
EDU.13-2012
Dama Rose Damascus Hotel