Finance

20-02-2018
The bank accounts of the World Chess Federation have been closed over sanctions imposed on its president for dealing with the Syrian government.
06-02-2018
For the first time in months, the main index of the Damascus Securities Exchange fell as investors seemed to be taking their profits.
23-01-2018
Updated on January 23, 2018: The Syrian financial markets regulator has renewed for one more year the license of seven brokerage firms, while many others have their operations suspended or entirely left the market.
23-01-2018
Only days after allowing local banks to resume lending, the Central Bank of Syria has partly backtracked on its decision for fear of pressures on the pound.
22-01-2018
Byblos Bank Syria has announced the appointment of a new general manager.
09-01-2018
Preliminary data from Syrian officials indicate that tax revenues increased last year, as a consequence of an improvement in economic activity and tax collection, although they remain far below budgetary expenses.
02-01-2018
In December, the Syrian pound fell again relative to the dollar, reducing further confidence in the national currency and the Central Bank of Syria.
02-01-2018
The Damascus Securities Exchange ended 2017 on a high note with investors making positive returns for the first time since 2010.
12-12-2017
The main index of the Syrian stock exchange reached a new high for the year as it continued to rise in November, albeit at a slower pace than in the previous month.
28-11-2017
The Syrian Pound gained more than 14 percent relative to the dollar in the space of one week as it comes close to the 400-pound level.
07-11-2017
The Central Bank of Syria has raised the official rate of the Syrian Pound relative to the dollar as the national currency continued to gain ground recently.
07-11-2017
Lebanon’s BLOM Bank has withdrawn its last representative in the board of its Syrian affiliate, further confirming the relative disengagement of Lebanese banks from the Syrian market.
31-10-2017
The Damascus Securities Exchange's main index posted in October its second largest monthly increase since the beginning of 2017.
17-10-2017
Banque Bemo Saudi Fransi is increasing its capital through the distribution of stock dividends to its shareholders.
17-10-2017
Syria’s customs department generated revenues of SYP 177 billion in the first three quarters of the year, as it continues to represent a main source of government revenue.

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