Economy

01-01-2004
The Royal Netherlands Embassy in cooperation with the Aleppo Chamber of Commerce organised on December 13 and 14 a catalogue exhibition of Dutch companies in Aleppo, according to SEBC.
01-01-2004
Syria and Egypt will be setting-up a joint chamber of commerce.
01-12-2003
In spite of the many bills and measures the Syrian government has been taking in the last three years towards modernizing and liberalizing the economy, confusion remains on whether a clear-cut plan for reform exists or whether these different steps are...
01-12-2003
The new income tax law has been enacted and brings down rates for both corporations and individuals.
01-11-2003
The gathering was the largest business event of the year in Syria. In spite of a reduced number of participants from Europe, because of the regional political instability, it was a clear organizational and marketing success for Syria.
01-11-2003
The Ministry of Industry is opening the way for private investors to take in charge the management of its food processing plants .
01-11-2003
The Syrian Government has adopted the 2004 budget and sent the draft law to Parliament.
01-11-2003
The Parliament has passed a new income tax law that reduces tax rates and provides new exemptions for the lower paid wage earners.
01-10-2003
Syria has witnessed a 10% increase in Foreign Direct Investment inward flows in 2002 according to the latest World Investment Report (WIR) of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).
01-10-2003
A Syrian Moroccan Businessmen Council has been set up.
01-07-2003
Syria's Higher Investment Council (HIC) licensed in its latest meeting 50 new investment projects put forward by private investors.
01-07-2003
Besides the on-going negotiations to reform the public industrial sector, other state-owned companies are trying to reform their managerial methods in order to adapt to their increasingly market-oriented business environment.
01-07-2003
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has released its annual Human Development Report.
01-06-2003
After its latest meeting, the Higher Investment Council released a new list of projects that were licensed to benefit from the Investment Law incentives.
01-06-2003
The Government is set to approve and send to Parliament a number of long-awaited laws. Among them is a new Commercial and trade law as well as a new customs law.

Events

Syrian International Microfinance & Banking Exhibition 2015
Dama Rose Damascus Hotel
Export Food Industries
Damascus International Fairground