Real Estate & Construction

22-03-2011
Syria’s state-owned cement plants produced 5.65 million tons and generated SYP 4.1 billion in net profits last year, according to the Ministry of Industry.
08-03-2011
A recent survey by the Central Bureau of Statistics shows that the vast majority of people leaving in illegal housing areas in Syria benefit from the same services as those living in regulated zones.
07-03-2011
Arabian Cement and Building Materials Company, a state-owned cement manufacturer, is seeking an international consultancy to help improve the company’s operations.
07-03-2011
The Syrian Government has designated a new Real Estate Development Area outside Damascus, one of several similar locations designated by the Government across the country in the last few months.
31-01-2011
Avrasya, a Turkish company specialized in the management of passenger bus terminals, has bought a 50 percent stake in Aleppo Gate, a Souria Holding subsidiary.
24-01-2011
Renaissance Construction, a Russian-Turkish company, has bought a stake of 30 percent in the USD 180 million Taj Halab real estate development in Aleppo.
24-01-2011
Sarhad Haffar, the General Manager of Emaar IGO, the company developing the Eighth Gate project in Yaafour, outside Damascus, has resigned.
17-01-2011
Guris, a Turkish conglomerate, has held a ceremony to mark the beginning of the works on the last phase of its EUR 285 million cement plant under construction in northeast Syria.
17-01-2011
The Peasants Union and the Damascus Trade Union have simultaneously called international and local companies to submit offers for the management of two tourism and commercial centres.
10-01-2011
Sale and rental prices across most of Damascus fell last year with the rental market, both for residential and office space, being the most affected, according to data gathered by The Syria Report.   Updated on January 12, 2011  
20-12-2010
The Syrian Government has approved a draft law that will ease the access to real estate properties to foreigners.
29-11-2010
Noor International Holding, a Lebanese real estate developer, has announced that it won a contract to develop a new mixed-use project in Homs.
28-11-2010
Souria Holding has signed an agreement with Banque Bemo Saudi Fransi (BBSF) to lead a syndicated loan for the financing of its Abraj Souria development in central Damascus.
22-11-2010
The residential section of the Industrial City of Hessia has been designated by the Syrian Prime Minister as the first real estate development area to be governed by Law 15/2008.
15-11-2010
Emaar Syria will start issuing tenders for works on a shopping mall in its Eighth Gate development outside Damascus before the end of the year, Sarhad Haffar, the General Manager, has said.

Events

Damascus 1st Tourism Shopping Festival
Kiwan Land
2nd International Finance Markets Investment Forum 2011
Sheraton Hotel Aleppo