Finance

14-04-2014
The US dollar climbed in the Syrian foreign exchange market last week as pressures mounted on the Syrian currency.
13-04-2014
The Syrian stock market index gained last week as total trading remained below the $100k level.
08-04-2014
A couple of large transactions last week helped again the Damascus Securities Exchange reach above-average trading volumes.
08-04-2014
Hundreds of Syrian individuals and corporations are registered in the High-Income Tax Unit of the Ministry of Finance, according to a local press report.
08-04-2014
Cham Bank, an Islamic lender, is set to become the first new company in some three years to be listed in the Damascus Securities Exchange.
31-03-2014
Several large transactions led to a rare surge in the value of trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange last week.
31-03-2014
Byblos Bank Sal, the Lebanese mother company of Byblos Bank Syria, is increasing its stake in its Syrian affiliate.
31-03-2014
In spite of the intervention of the Central Bank of Syria, the dollar continued last week to gain ground against the Syrian Pound.
31-03-2014
Solidarity Alliance, a private insurer, has announced the resignation of its general manager.
24-03-2014
The Central Bank of Syria has closed two foreign exchange traders as part of its campaign to clamp down on the black market.
24-03-2014
Syria’s stock market index climbed for the second week in a row, amid insignificant trading activity in the exchange.
14-03-2014
More than half of the value of trading in the Syrian stock exchange this week was over a banking stock held by a Qatari institution.
10-03-2014
After declining in two consecutive sessions, the DWX fell 0.75 percent last week to close at 1,211.65.
03-03-2014
Syria’s stock market index gained 0.23 percent last week to close at 1,220.85.
24-02-2014
The assets and profits of private sector banks in Syria increased last year in Syrian Pound terms, according to preliminary filings.

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Damascus Chamber of Commerce
Syria: Progress & Potential
BIS Conference Centre, 1 Victoria Street, London SW1