Tourism

02-11-2009
Hospes, a Spanish boutique hotels management firm, will operate its first property in Damascus in 2012.
02-11-2009
The Kuwait Investment Authority plans to set-up a new opera house in Damascus, according to the Ministry of Tourism.
12-10-2009
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.
21-09-2009
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.
20-07-2009
Works on the Kiwan Hospitality project have still not begun two years after the announcement of the launch of the project.
13-07-2009
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.
15-06-2009
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.
25-05-2009
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.
10-05-2009
Coral Hotels and Resorts has announced that it will manage its second hotel in Aleppo starting the middle of next year.
03-05-2009
Rotana Hotels has been awarded the contract to operate the five-star hotel under construction by Bena Properties, Cham Holding’s real estate development arm, on the Mazzeh Motorway.
26-04-2009
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.
12-04-2009
The Afamia Rotana Resort, the latest five-star hotel in Syria will open its doors next months after years of delay.
12-04-2009
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.
22-03-2009
Syria ranked 85th in the World in terms of the competitiveness of its tourism industry according to an annual report published by the World Economic Forum.
15-03-2009
The Four Seasons Damascus Hotel posted another excellent performance in 2008, according to the annual report of Kingdom Hotel Investments, its mother company.

Events

EDU 2011 Aleppo
Sheraton Hotel Aleppo
6th Damascus Insurance Forum
Four Seasons Hotel