Real Estate & Construction

14-12-2015
The Syrian President issued last week a decree enacting a new urban planning and construction law.
14-12-2015
The full text in Arabic of the law on Urban Planning and Construction issued on December 08, 2015.
23-11-2015
Syrian homeowners seeking to rebuild their destroyed property will be exempted from the building license fee following a Law passed today, although many will not benefit from the measure.
23-11-2015
The full text in Arabic of the law exempting homeowners from the building license fee issued on November 23, 2015.
16-11-2015
A new law regulating rents in Syria will ensure an increase in income for the government and a ban on eviction for civil servants and soldiers.
13-11-2015
The full text in Arabic of the law on Rents issued on November 11, 2015.
09-11-2015
In the first nine months of the year, the volume of cement produced by Syria’s state-owned plants declined by a fifth on an annual basis.
26-10-2015
The Syrian Government has allowed foreign engineering consultancies to bid for Government contracts.
21-09-2015
The PYD, which manages the now semi-autonomous northeastern parts of Syria, has issued a law confiscating the properties of residents who left the region, a measure that will mainly impact Christians.
07-09-2015
The municipality of Homs has approved the master plan for the reconstruction of the Baba Amro neighbourhood, a symbolic centre of Syria’s uprising until it was crushed by regime forces in 2012.
17-08-2015
An influential Islamic scholar has issued a fatwa banning the sale of Syrian land to Iranian nationals.
17-08-2015
Some 1.1 million informal housing units were built across Syria in the last four years, according to an industry analyst.
27-07-2015
The Damascus Governorate has formally approved the establishment of the holding company that will manage its assets, transferring potentially billions to private sector companies.
06-07-2015
The production of Portland cement by Syria’s state-owned plants declined in the first half of this year, according to official data.
22-06-2015
The Syrian government is accelerating the destruction and expropriation of two large districts of Damascus known for their support of the opposition and expelling the inhabitants still living there.