Manufacturing

01-03-2002
A Turkish company is set to invest USD8 million in the construction of a textile plant in Aleppo.
20-02-2002
After an 18 months delay, the building of a major cement plant has finally started.
19-02-2002
Syria's industrial public sector faced mixed results in its export strategy according to figures released by the Ministry of industry.
19-02-2002
According to the ministry of industry, the revamping of the industrial sector will require USD6 billion.
16-02-2002
Barada, Syria's state-owned manufacturer of home appliances has entered into agreement with several Egyptian companies for the purchase of electric parts and other inputs.
04-02-2002
Iraq and Syria agreed on Friday to invest in joint industrial ventures in a further improvement of ties after years of tension, the official Iraqi News Agency (INA) said.
28-01-2002
Syria's state-owned cable company exported for USD7.5 million in 2001.
28-01-2002
The General Iron and Steel Manufacturing Company exported USD3 million worth of goods in 2001.
24-01-2002
Syronics, the state-owned electronic equipment manufacturer, exported USD25.5 million worth of products in 2001, Walid Aqbiq, CEO, said.
21-01-2002
Industrialists have forwarded a request to the Ministry of Industry, to drop interest rates charged on credits allocated to them.
07-01-2002
The Syrian Ministry of Higher Education will co-operate with the Iranian Ministry of Science, Research and Technology in establishing joint scientific and industrial research centres in the two countries.
07-01-2002
Syria's new industry minister, Issam al Zaim, said that his country will keep its state industries although their accumulated losses reached USD1.6 billion in 2001.
31-12-2001
Starting January 1, Electricite du Liban (EDL), the Lebanese electric authority, will reduce its supply of electricity to 16 hours a day in the whole country, excluding the Greater Beirut area.
31-12-2001
The European Union is accusing Syria of dumping its cotton yarns export prices and of selling them at below market prices.
31-12-2001
The European Union is accusing Syria of dumping its cotton yarns export prices and of selling them at below market prices.

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