A group of businessmen led by AbdelQader Sabra is working on the development of a 4-star hotel on Arwad Island.
Hospes, a Spanish boutique hotels management firm, will operate its first property in Damascus in 2012.
The Kuwait Investment Authority plans to set-up a new opera house in Damascus, according to the Ministry of Tourism.
The number of tourists visiting Syria rose by around 11 percent in the first nine months of this year, according to the Ministry of Tourism.
The number of tourists visiting Syria grew 7.75 percent during the first eight months of this year compared to the same period of last year, according to the Ministry of Tourism.
Works on the Kiwan Hospitality project have still not begun two years after the announcement of the launch of the project.
The number of tourists who visited Syria in the first half of this year rose 9 percent compared to the same period of last year and reached 2.4 million, according to the Ministry of Tourism.
Laodicea Tourism & Services Company is inviting local, Arab and Turkish firms to participate in a pre-qualification bid for the execution and supervision of a tourist complex in Lattakia.
The number of tourists visiting Syria, in particular from Europe, has continued to increase in the first five months of this year, according to data from the Ministry of Tourism.
The Credit and Monetary Council has provided guidelines to local banks to provide financing to hospitality projects developed on BOT basis, a measure long awaited by developers.
Coral Hotels and Resorts has announced that it will manage its second hotel in Aleppo starting the middle of next year.
The Ministry of Tourism is offering 65 new sites for investment during the 5th Tourism Investment Market Forum taking place between 28 and 30 of April.
The Afamia Rotana Resort, the latest five-star hotel in Syria will open its doors next months after years of delay.
The number of tourists visiting Syria has continued to grow in the first quarter of this year but at a slower pace than in previous years, according to the Ministry of Tourism.
City View 2011 - Aleppo
Sheraton Hotel Aleppo
Damascus International Fairground