Manufacturing

13-07-2009
Construction Products Holding Company has officially launched its operations in the Industrial City of Adra.
06-07-2009
SIVECO, one of Syria’s two car assembly companies, commissioned on July 3 a new production line at its plant based in the Industrial City of Hessia, some 50km south of Homs.
29-06-2009
Nexant, a UK-based consultancy, will conduct a technical and feasibility study for the development of a phosphate-based fertilizer project on behalf of the Syrian-Qatari Holding Company (SQHC).
29-06-2009
The Syrian government has set minimum prices on a large list of imported manufactured products in a move aimed at protecting local industry.
10-05-2009
SIAMCO has expanded its car plant located in Adra, outside Damascus, to allow it to paint and assemble the body of its cars.
29-03-2009
Hempel, the global paints manufacturer, has commissioned a SYP 500 million (USD 10.6 million) plant in the industrial city of Hessia, near Homs.
07-02-2009
The turnover of the General Organization of Tobacco, one of the largest firms in Syria, reached SYP 25.64 billion in 2008, an annual increase of 5 percent.
07-02-2009
The Ministry of Finance will disburse this year some SYP 937 million from the Government’s Central Budget to pay the salary of workers in 14 loss-making state-owned firms.
07-12-2008
Hamisho Economic Group will begin production in its new car assembly plant in the last quarter of 2009, according to Imad Hamisho, Chairman of the Group.
24-11-2008
Arabian World Cement Factory Co. will begin construction works on its USD 500 million cement plant north of Damascus before the end of this month.
02-11-2008
The world financial and economic crisis have led to a sharp decline in the demand for Syrian phosphates, according to the Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Sufian Al-Allao.
27-10-2008
The Syria Government has decided to close down several state-owned industrial firms and offer the land they use for the development of tourist projects.
27-10-2008
The Italian Trade Commission is organizing a trip to SIMAC & Tanning Tech, two fairs dedicated to the leather industry, for a Syrian delegation.
20-10-2008
Kouefati, one of Syria’s largest garments manufacturing companies, has gone bankrupt and its owners have left the country.
29-09-2008
The Syrian-Kuwaiti Al-Jaz Group will build five plants in Deir-ez-Zor Industrial City (DZIC) at a total cost of SYP 490 million.

Events

Computer & Technology Show
Boulevard Damascus
Tax Revision Committees
Damascus Chamber of Commerce