Real Estate & Construction

17-11-2014
Starting November 24, a three-day trade fair focusing on reconstruction will be held in Damascus, although only local companies will be participating.
13-10-2014
Syria’s state-owned cement plants have witnessed another decline in their production level in the first six months of this year.
23-09-2014
UPDATED on September 23: Reports have emerged that ISIS has taken over a cement plant that represents the largest foreign investment in the country outside the oil sector.
14-07-2014
The Damascus Governorate is establishing a holding company to redevelop two informal areas located on the outskirts of the Syrian capital that were largely supportive of the uprising.
30-06-2014
Syria has extended a ban on the import of Portland cement for three more months.
23-06-2014
Al-Badia Cement said that operations at its plant located outside Damascus have resumed after a suspension of several weeks.
16-06-2014
A proposal to force Syrians refugees and expatriates to rent out their homes to people internally displaced has been postponed indefinitely, according to a Syrian official.
26-05-2014
A Syrian official has said that the Government was considering renting out the homes of absentee homeowners to internally displaced people, raising a wide debate among Syrians.
28-04-2014
The Syrian Government owes billions of pounds to building contractors, according to the head of the contractors union.
14-04-2014
The Syrian Government is pursuing its policy of price controls and has now set limits to the profit margins that can be generated in the cement supply chain.
17-02-2014
The cost of construction for housing units in Damascus more than doubled last year, according to estimates from a state entity.
20-01-2014
The government has announced that a gang forging property records worth billions of pounds in Aleppo has been arrested.
06-01-2014
The production of Portland cement by Syrian state plants continues to be well below planned levels.
23-12-2013
Real estate prices remain high in the coastal area where a growing number of Syrians find refuge.
09-12-2013
The state’s real estate development body has announced that it had selected ten new areas to serve as development areas to be offered to potential investors.