Education

01-07-2004
The launch of SHERN is part of the development of the Syrian higher education sector that is now also encompassing state universities.
01-03-2004
Qualified manpower remains key for administrative reform to succeed. In that respect a number of initiatives have recently been launched, including the French-supported National Administration Institute.
01-10-2003
The priority given to the education sector is reflected by the opening of the first private universities in Syria's history. However, very high tuition fees remain an obstacle.
01-10-2003
A training institute is set up while academic cooperation agreements are signed with a number of foreign institutions.
09-09-2002
The Syrian Virtual University (SVU), the first of its kind in the Middle East, opened its doors in Damascus, on Monday 02 September.
12-08-2002
A Japanese language department will open at Damascus University at the start of the 2002-2003 academic year, reported Sana.
05-08-2002
The Ministry of Higher Education in Syria has recently completed the establishment of the first and only accredited full-fledged virtual university in the Middle East in a pioneering initiative that will go a long way towards furthering the cause of th...
10-05-2002
Syria's first virtual university has been set up.
13-04-2002
The European Commission has released a call to tender for assisting the establishment of Syria's future "Higher Institute of Business Administration".

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Taxation in Syria
Damascus Chamber of Commerce
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