Finance

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Lebanon’s BLOM Bank has withdrawn its last representative in the board of its Syrian affiliate, further confirming the relative disengagement of Lebanese banks from the Syrian market.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.
03-10-2017
The Damascus Securities Exchange attracted again investors last month on the back of the rapid advances of regime forces in the east of the country, after months of relative stagnation.

Events

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