Finance

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.
01-07-2013
According to statistics published by the Damascus Securities Exchange, some SYP 1.04 billion worth of shares were traded in the first six months of this year.
01-07-2013
Syria’s stock prices fell for the second week running as trading volumes also declined.
24-06-2013
The US dollar continued to trade for most of the last week at just below 200 pounds in the currency market with little indications that the Syrian pound would regain lost ground.
24-06-2013
Syrian stocks fell in all of last week's sessions ending a month and a half of weekly gains.
17-06-2013
Syria’s stock market index remained unchanged last week with Al-Aqeelah Takaful attracting some large transactions.
17-06-2013
Adib Mayaleh, the governor of the Central Bank of Syria, received kickbacks from an Austrian money-printer for the award of contracts, according to Vienna prosecutors.
17-06-2013
The last week has seen a sharp decline in the value of the Syrian Pound with the national currency losing more than 20 percent of its value relative to the dollar.

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