Manufacturing

03-01-2011
The Homs Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the establishment of a company that will provide solid waste management solutions including the establishment of treatment plants.
02-12-2010
The Ministry of Industry has issued a tender inviting private investment in Rastan Cement, a state-owned cement manufacturing company.
01-12-2010
Cemena, a subsidiary of Gulf Finance House, has announced that it had awarded the contract to build and equip a cement plant in eastern Syria with an annual capacity of 2 million tons to CBMI of China.
22-11-2010
The Italian government is providing a loan of EUR 25.8 million to support Syria’s agro-food industry, according to Hussam Youssef, head of the Export Development and Promotion Agency.
15-11-2010
The General Establishment of Geology and Mineral Resources has called in international companies to develop of a marble quarry and of asphalt deposits.
15-11-2010
Kuwait United Investments Company (KUIC) and ACICO of Kuwait are to start works on a USD 12 million insulated block plant in the Industrial City of Hessia, Khaled Al-Mashri, general manager of KUIC, said.
15-11-2010
United Arab Aluminum Company Syria has won a USD 8 million contract to conduct the aluminum and glass works for the new airport of Dakar, the capital of Senegal.
07-11-2010
Al-Badia Cement (ABC) has announced that it would start production from its plant in Abou Shamat next month.
24-10-2010
Bahi Motors, the Syrian dealership of BMW, the German car manufacturer, has announced a year-on-year increase of 22 percent in its sales at the end of September 2010.
17-10-2010
Lafarge Cement Syria (LCS) commissioned its cement plant in Aleppo on October 14.
20-09-2010
Apollo, an Indian engineering firm, has started works on a project to increase capacity at a state-owned steel company.
13-09-2010
The Ministry of Economy has published the retail and wholesale prices for wheat flour to be sold by the state-owned General Company for Mills (GCM).   The Ministry of Economy has published the retail and wholesale prices for wheat flour to be sold by the state-owned General Company for Mills (GCM).
13-09-2010
Air Liquide, a French manufacturer of industrial gases, has commissioned its first production unit in Syria.
06-09-2010
Korean brands continued to hold a majority share of the Syrian car market in the first half of this year according to the state-owned General Foreign Trade Organisation.  
30-08-2010
The Arab Pharmacists Union (APU) has approved a project by its Syrian branch to set up a baby milk plant in Syria at a cost of USD 20 million, according to Adib Shanan, chairman of APU.

Events

Syria Pharma
Damascus International Fairground
The Green Economy
Damascus Chamber of Commerce