Finance

14-04-2008
Assets of Bank of Syria and Overseas, the country’s second largest private bank, rose to SYP 62.54 billion (USD 1.30 billion) at the end of last year, according to audited financial statements.
14-04-2008
The Central Bank of Syria has licensed one new foreign exchange dealer, putting the total number of money dealers operating in Syria at 8.
07-04-2008
Insurance premiums reached SYP 9.29 billion (USD 193.5 million) last year, according to the Syrian Insurance Supervisory Commission (SISC).
31-03-2008
The assets of Syria Gulf Bank reached SYP 4.72 billion (USD 98 million) at the end of last year, according to the audited statements of the Bank.
31-03-2008
Syria and Overseas Financial Services (SOFS) has received a preliminary license to set-up a brokerage firm.
17-03-2008
IFA-MAG, one of the financial intermediary firms under license has changed its name to IFA Financial Services (IFA-FS) and brought down its capital to SYP 100 million.
17-03-2008
Al-Sahm for Investment & Brokerage (Shareco), a new brokerage house, has received a preliminary license to start operations in Syria.
16-03-2008
Private Banks held over a third of all private sector deposits at the end of 2007, according to Adib Mayaleh, Governor of the Central Bank of Syria.
10-03-2008
Bank of Jordan-Syria is organizing an Initial Public Offer (IPO) for 33.68 percent of its shares between March 16 and April 15.
10-03-2008
Arope Syria announced profits of SYP 4.59 million in 2007, its first full year of operations.
03-03-2008
Al-Saqer Al-Arabi (The Arab Falcon), a new brokerage house, has received a preliminary license to start operations in Syria from the Syrian Commission on Financial Markets and Securities (SCFMS).
03-03-2008
Several new individuals have been named by PM Naji Al-Otri to chair the Board of Directors of the six state-owned banks and of the Syrian Insurance Company.
03-03-2008
Bank Audi Syria has announced a record 105 percent annual increase in its balance sheet at the end of 2007.
25-02-2008
The Central Bank of Syria has allowed investors to receive loans in foreign currencies from local banks.

Events

Syrian Medicare 2011
Damascus International Fairground
City View 2011 - Aleppo
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