Manufacturing

01-09-2014
The head of the Damascus Chamber of Industry has refuted claims made by a senior industrialist that most members on its board had relocated abroad in a dispute that highlights tensions among the Syrian business community.
21-07-2014
The estimate of the losses of the state-owned industrial sector doubled in less than a year, according to official sources.
26-05-2014
Two new industrial areas to accommodate manufacturing investments have been established in the coastal city of Lattakia by the Ministry of Local Administration.
31-03-2014
The rebuilding of Syria’s manufacturing sector will cost billions of dollars and take up to twenty years according to a recent memo by the Ministry of Industry.
31-03-2014
The Syrian Ministry of Industry has revised upwards the cost of the war on state-owned factories and companies.
10-02-2014
In a trade fair organized in Beirut last week, Syrian garment exporters managed to clinch contracts worth dozens of millions of dollars.
02-12-2013
Around two-third of Syria’s factories have been damaged by the conflict gripping Syria, Wael Al-Halqi, the Prime Minister said.
05-11-2013
The minister of industry has estimated the cost of the war on Syria’s manufacturing sector at above 336 billion Syrian pounds, or $2.2 billion at the current market exchange rate.
16-09-2013
Syria’s state-owned textile companies have accumulated losses of 17.6 billion pounds from the violence of the last two years and seen countless companies, including all those in Aleppo, stop production.
03-06-2013
Syria’s state-owned industrial sector suffered losses of SYP 60 billion from the ongoing uprising and war in Syria.
29-04-2013
ElSewedy Electric, one of the largest foreign investors in Syria’s manufacturing sector, is considering quitting the market in view of the deteriorating business environment, according to Egyptian media reports.
09-04-2013
The Syrian government is planning to relocate state factories to “safe areas” in the country, according to the Minister of Industry.
05-04-2013
The Minister of Industry has estimated the losses of the Syrian cotton industry at some SYP 20 billion in the last two years.
01-04-2013
Hundreds of Syrian manufacturers are setting-up factories in Egypt, according to the Egyptian Minister of Industry.
01-04-2013
Al-Ahliah Vegetable Oil Company, an agro-food company listed in the Damascus Securities Exchange, posted profits again last year.

Events

Damascus 1st Tourism Shopping Festival
Kiwan Land
SME Support Fund
Damascus Chamber of Commerce