Oil, Gas & Mining

17-05-2016
The decline in oil revenues from ISIS, reported last week by a U.S. official, will have broader short-term consequences on the Syrian economy.
17-05-2016
The exploration for oil in Syria's occupied Golan Height has taken another twist after the suspension of the license awarded to an Israeli company.
10-05-2016
The capture last week by the Islamic State of several gas fields in the region of Palmyra is posing serious risks for the energy supplies of Damascus.
03-05-2016
Syria’s production of oil and gas continued its decline in the first quarter of this year, according to the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources.
26-04-2016
Fighter jets from the U.S.-led coalition have targeted again the DEZGAS plant near Deir-ez-Zor, a local media has reported.
19-04-2016
Afek Oil, an Israel oil company exploring for oil in the occupied Golan Heights said that it had received a one-year extension to its exploration permit.
12-04-2016
ISIS revenues are on the decline, according to several international experts.
29-03-2016
The takeover of Palmyra by Syrian Government forces is likely to improve the latter's access to gas and phosphate resources.
22-03-2016
Ayman Asfari, one of Syria’s wealthiest individuals, has reportedly bought a significant stake in a company with significant oil assets in Syria and which includes among its other shareholders one of the regime's most powerful business tycoons.
22-03-2016
The Minister of Petroleum inaugurated last week the beginning of production at a new gas well near the town of Sadad, south of Homs.
01-03-2016
Syria has reportedly signed a preliminary agreement with Russian and Lebanese traders to use the spare capacity at its two crude oil refineries in Homs and Banias.
26-01-2016
Iran’s delivery of crude oil to Syria has helped stabilise the supply of oil products to the market, whiles strikes by the U.S.-led coalition have increased the losses of the country’s oil industry, the Minister of Petroleum has said.
05-01-2016
For the second time in the space of a month, the Syrian Government has reduced the price of fuel oil.
21-12-2015
Syria’s Minister of Oil has denied that the oil pipeline linking the Hassakeh oil fields to the Homs refinery was in use.
21-12-2015
The Syrian Government has reduced the price of fuel oil sold to manufacturers as global oil prices decline.