Finance

03-12-2018
Interest in Syria’s securities exchange declined further last month, while two stocks alone attracted more than half of the limited trading.
20-11-2018
New taxes by the Ministry of Finance are increasing significantly the price of gold, an important store of value for Syrian households.
13-11-2018
The Syrian pound has fallen to its lowest level in a year relative to the dollar and is now close to crossing the 500 mark in the black market.
05-11-2018
The Damascus Securities Exchange continued to attract very few investors in October as the daily value of shares traded did not cross the equivalent of USD 182,000.
08-10-2018
The U.S. Treasury has finalized a settlement with JP Morgan Chase Bank (JPMC) for its breach of various sanctions regulations and highlighted its transactions with some Syrian individuals under sanctions.
02-10-2018
Syria’s insurance companies generated SYP 17.4 billion in premiums in the first half of this year, according to the Syrian Insurance Supervisory Commission.
02-10-2018
Syria’s anti-money laundering and combating the financing of terrorism commission issued recently its annual report.
02-10-2018
The main index of the Damascus Securities Exchange gained slightly last month as the number and value of transactions also increased.
02-10-2018
A state-owned bank has announced that it had succeeded in selling several real estate properties used as collaterals for loans it extended to its defaulting clients.
25-09-2018
In a relatively surprise move, the governor of the Central Bank of Syria was dismissed yesterday.
18-09-2018
Syrian private sector banks continued to post a modest increase in their main indicators in the first half of this year, as Islamic lenders now represent almost 40 percent of the sector.
18-09-2018
The Popular Credit Bank, one of six state-owned banks in the country, said that it was resuming lending to professionals.
11-09-2018
Taxes and fees collected by the Syrian Customs Department continued to increase during the first six months of this year.
11-09-2018
Syria and Russia are considering the establishment of a trade finance company to bypass western sanctions, a Syrian leading investor has said.
04-09-2018
The Credit and Monetary Council of the Central Bank of Syria has changed the interest rates banks pay on their customers’ deposit accounts.

Events

Syrian International Microfinance & Banking Exhibition 2015
Dama Rose Damascus Hotel
SyrPower 2011
Damascus International Fairground