Oil, Gas & Mining

27-03-2018
Additional details have surfaced on the agreement signed last year between the Syrian government and Russia’s Stroytransgaz to develop phosphate mines near Palmyra.
19-03-2018
Two new wells started production north of Damascus last week adding capacity to Syria’s gas production.
13-03-2018
Syria has established a EUR 80 million joint venture with unidentified private sector investors to develop asphalt deposits near Deir-ez-Zor.
06-03-2018
A Lebanese media close to the Syrian regime has provided an estimate for the oil production in the Kurdish-controlled part of the country.
30-01-2018
Syria’s oil and gas production increased noticeably this year, but output still remains very low and is unlikely to increase by much in the near future.
19-12-2017
The Minister of Petroleum has set production targets for both oil and gas for next year and 2019.
12-12-2017
A Russian state entity has signed an agreement to develop Syrian oil, gas and mining assets, confirming Moscow’s increasing appetite for Syria's underground resources.
12-12-2017
Gas supplies will continue to increase relatively significantly next year in Syria, according to government officials.
14-11-2017
Data from the Syrian government provide indications on the sources of Syria’s crude oil procurements.
07-11-2017
Syria and Oman signed last week a memorandum of understanding in the oil and gas sector, an agreement that has a political as much as an economic significance.
31-10-2017
A government report has provided additional information on Syria’s phosphate sector.
31-10-2017
Two new gas wells have started production in Syria, increasing slightly the country’s output.
24-10-2017
On Sunday 22 October, the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces captured the large Omar Field east of Deir-ez-Zor, effectively leaving the Syrian regime without direct control on any of the country’s largest oil fields.
24-10-2017
Syria’s production of phosphate has restarted after a stoppage of almost 18 months, but the revenues the government will collect will be limited.
17-10-2017
Engineering works at the Ebla Gas Plant are set to increase the supply of natural gas to Syria’s power grid.

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