Finance

08-09-2014
The US dollar continued to climb in the Syrian foreign currency market, rising to 180 pounds per dollar for the first time in some four months.
08-09-2014
Trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange remained dull last week with volumes at only a few thousand dollars in one of the sessions.
01-09-2014
The Syrian Pound continued last week its decline relative to most foreign currencies.
01-09-2014
Islamic banks attracted more than half of the trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange last week.
25-08-2014
The DWX declined in each of last week’s four sessions as trading in the stock market was dominated by two large transactions involving a commercial bank.
25-08-2014
The Central Bank of Syria is decreasing gradually the official value of the Syrian Pound to help limit the attractiveness of the dollar in the black market.
25-08-2014
Mohammad Haykal has joined the board of Arab Bank Syria replacing Samer Rustom.
18-08-2014
Following months during which its value remained relatively stable compared to the dollar, the Syrian Pound has lost again some ground.
18-08-2014
Syria’s insurance market continued to decline last year and was worth, in dollar terms, less than a quarter of its value in 2010.
18-08-2014
The DWX fell in the last two weeks as the market witnessed two important transactions involving banks.
18-08-2014
Banque Bemo Saudi Fransi has announced that it has bought a minority stake in one of its competitors.
28-07-2014
Al-Baraka Bank Syria, an Islamic lender, is set to become the 24th listed company in the Damascus Securities Exchange.
21-07-2014
Syria’s stock market index declined last week for the first time in several weeks as investors cashed in gains from the Cham Bank stock.
14-07-2014
Starting August 4, the number of weekly sessions at the Damascus Securities Exchange will increase to four.
07-07-2014
Shares of Cham Bank were traded for the first time in the Damascus Securities Exchange last week.

Events

Motex 2011
Damascus International Fairground
Tax Revision Committees
Damascus Chamber of Commerce