Economy

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.
06-01-2014
The number of companies registered in the province of Tartous last year increased 54 percent on an annual basis, according to a state official.
23-12-2013
Syria’s 2014 budget has been approved and will increase by only 5 percent in nominal terms.
16-12-2013
In addition to the coastal area, the Suweida governorate is among the rare parts of Syria to witness some level of business activity.
16-12-2013
Syria’s unemployment rate rose to 60 percent and its GDP declined by 45 percent compared to 2011, according to estimates from ESCWA.
16-12-2013
The United Nations has requested $6.5 billion in funds to help it cope with the humanitarian situation of Syrian refugees and internally displaced persons.
09-12-2013
Jordan has estimated that the cost of hosting Syrian refugees will increase to USD 2 billion by the end of this year.
09-12-2013
The visit to Tehran last week by the Syrian Prime Minister and a government delegation drew little apparent economic results.
02-12-2013
Syrian refugee households in Lebanon spend an average of USD 520 a month, according to the findings of a recent survey.

Events

Investment Facilities at the Industrial City of Adra
Damascus Chamber of Commerce
Moms Babies and Kids
Damascus International Fairground