Finance

12-08-2013
Financial data published by two private sector banks confirm the growth of bad debt provisions across the sector.
12-08-2013
The DWX declined last week for the third consecutive week as investors largely shied away from the securities exchange.
05-08-2013
A Presidential decree issued on Sunday has banned all commercial transactions in any currency other than the Syrian pound, in a bid to stem the decline of the local currency.
05-08-2013
Bank Audi Syria has posted a significant improvement in its financial performance in the first half of this year on the back of the decline in the value of the Syrian pound.
05-08-2013
Stocks fell last week in the Damascus Securities Exchange for the second week in a row.
29-07-2013
A Presidential decree has established a Zakat Fund that is supposed to help the needy and the poor.
29-07-2013
The increasing risks associated with transporting goods through Syrian territory have led to a sharp rise in insurance premiums.
29-07-2013
After several weeks of gains Syrian stocks declined last week amid lower trading volumes.
22-07-2013
The massive intervention of the Central Bank of Syria has helped reduce the price of a dollar to below 200 pounds in the Syrian currency market.
22-07-2013
The composition of the credit and monetary council has been amended and new members appointed as the Central Bank of Syria faces numerous challenges.
22-07-2013
Trading activity last week at the Damascus Securities Exchange remained high, in Syrian Pound terms, with the market index continuing to rise.
15-07-2013
After a week which saw it cross the 300 pound level, the US dollar dropped following the intervention of the Central Bank.
15-07-2013
Syria’s main stock index crossed the 1,200 mark last week after gaining in three consecutive sessions.
08-07-2013
The Syrian Pound is continuing to decline against most international currencies and was traded in Damascus at some 240 per dollar today.
08-07-2013
Syria’s stock exchange returned into positive territory last week with its main index gaining 1.64 percent.

Events

Taxation in Syria
Damascus Chamber of Commerce
Motex 2011
Damascus International Fairground