Finance

03-09-2007
The total premiums of the insurance industry reached SYP 4.28 billion in the first half of this year, according to the Syrian Insurance Supervisory Commission.
03-09-2007
Diamond Group (DG) will be the third intermediary firm to operate in the future Syrian stock exchange, after it obtained a preliminary license from the Syrian Commission on Financial Markets and Securities (SCFMS) last August.
27-08-2007
Syria’s net liquid reserves of foreign currencies stand at USD 20 billion, according to Adib Mayaleh, the Governor of the Central Bank of Syria.
27-08-2007
Al Aqeelah Takaful Insurance launched on August 26 an initial public offer for 51 percent of its share capital.
06-08-2007
Qatar National Bank, Qatar’s largest bank by market share, has received a preliminary approval from the Central Bank of Syria to open a bank in the country.
06-08-2007
Minister of Finance Mohammad al Hussein laid on August 5 the foundation stone of the Arab Insurance Institute (AII), the first specialized institute of its kind in the region.
30-07-2007
Officials from the National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) are exploring opportunities of opening a bank in Syria according to press reports in Kuwait.
30-07-2007
The International Bank for Trade and Finance (IBTF) will double its capital to SYP 3 billion (USD 60 million) following a public subscription offer to be held starting August 15 for a period of two weeks, according to Habib Yared, financial administrat...
23-07-2007
Adonis Insurance and Reinsurance (ADIR) was granted by the Syrian Government a full license to operate in the Syrian market.
23-07-2007
Trading in the Damascus Stock Exchange will start in January or February 2008, according to Rateb Al-Shallah, chairman of the Board of DSE.
23-07-2007
Bank Audi Syria has announced the launch of a new credit card service, the Visa Gold Card in US dollars.
16-07-2007
The private banking sector confirmed last year its growing role in the local banking system.
16-07-2007
A decision issued by the Syrian Insurance Supervisory Commission (SISC) provides the guidelines for investment by Syrian insurance firms.
09-07-2007
Al Aqeelah Insurance Company, Syria's first takaful insurance firm, will offer 51 percent of its share capital in an initial public offer that it plans to hold within a month, according to Maher Mhanna, operations manager at the Damascus branch of Al A...
09-07-2007
The International Finance Corporation has announced that it would be signing an agreement with Bank of Syria and Overseas to ease access to credit for Syrian businesses.

Events

City View 2011 - Aleppo
Sheraton Hotel Aleppo
Assessing the Price of Imported Goods
Damascus Chamber of Commerce