Finance

21-12-2008
Bank Al-Sharq SA has elected its board of directors and appointed a general manager to run its operations in Syria.
21-12-2008
Arab Bank Syria received on December 16 a preliminary approval to list its shares in the Damascus Securities Exchange.
07-12-2008
The Syrian Commission on Financial Markets and Securities has formally licensed two new financial services firms.
01-12-2008
Adonis Insurance - Syria, the affiliate of the Byblos Bank Group, has launched operations in Syria.
01-12-2008
The Damascus Securities Exchange has sent the following clarification regarding our article "DSE to Award Trading Equipment Contract to Bahamas Firm:"
01-12-2008
Several new brokerage firms have been licensed by the Syrian Commission on Financial Markets and Securities.
24-11-2008
Bemo Saudi Fransi Finance has announced that Bank Al Sharq’s IPO was oversubscribed by 438 percent.
24-11-2008
The SYP 750 million rights issue by Banque Bemo Saudi Fransi was fully subscribed, according to the brokerage arm of the bank, Bemo Saudi Fransi Finance.
24-11-2008
The number of branches operated by private banks in Syria rose to 92 at the end of October, or a quarter of the entire banking network, according to the Central Bank of Syria.
24-11-2008
Prospects for the launch any time soon of the Value Added Tax in Syria look grim following several statements from the Minister of Finance, Mohammad Hussein.
24-11-2008
KFW is providing a EUR 52.8 million credit facility to the Syrian government to finance a water project in Aleppo.
17-11-2008
Market Evolution Software Products Limited, a company from the Bahamas, has been chosen to supply the electronic trading systems to be used by the Damascus Securities Exchange (DSE).
10-11-2008
The Social Security Organization (SSO) has invested actively in the last few years in private sector firms.
10-11-2008
Syria’s businesses are benefitting from only 7 percent of all lending from the banking sector, according to data released by the Central Bank of Syria.
09-11-2008
The Syrian insurance market rose by a third in the first three quarters of this year, according to the Insurance Supervisory Commission.

Events

Investment Facilities at the Industrial City of Adra
Damascus Chamber of Commerce
Tenders and Contracts
Damascus Chamber of Commerce