Retail & Trade

06-09-2016
Damasquino Mall, one of the largest commercial centres in Damascus, reopened its doors last week, a year after its closure.
30-08-2016
In the first half of 2016, Syria’s trade with Lebanon continued to decline for the third year in a row.
30-08-2016
The Syrian Exporters Federation has opened a business centre in Tehran to promote Syrian products in the Iranian market.
14-06-2016
A border crossing between Iraq’s Kurdistan and Syria’s north-eastern region has been reopened after three months of closure.
17-05-2016
Based on the trend since the beginning of this year, Syria’s exports should reach USD 1.1 billion in 2016.
02-02-2016
Syria slightly reduced its trade deficit with Lebanon last year, according to data from the Lebanese customs.
04-01-2016
The value of the goods shipped in and out of Syria’s free trade zones declined again last year, according to preliminary estimates.
08-06-2015
Syria’s free trade zones shipped a total of SYP 84 billion worth of goods last year, according to official data.
10-11-2014
Syria’s exporters federation has reached an agreement with Lebanon’s Ministry of Interior to ease the entry of its members into Lebanon, the head of the federation said.
28-07-2014
The World Trade Point Federation has agreed to reopen its Syria branch after a closure that lasted two years, according to Syria’s export development agency.
20-01-2014
The value of goods shipped into and out of Syria’s free trade zones dropped sharply in 2013.
11-11-2013
Updated on November 12: KFC, the US fast food chain closed its last restaurant in Damascus, as the company’s operations were disrupted by the ongoing conflict.
30-09-2013
Trading in Syria’s free trade zones continued to plunge in the first eight months of this year, according to a government official.
13-05-2013
Chalhoub Group, a distributor of fashion and beauty products, is taking a 85 percent loss in its operations in Syria, its CEO said.
10-12-2012
The volume of trade in Syria’s free trade zones reached SYP 56 billion in the first ten months of the year, a figure that marks a strong decline from previous years.

Events

Syria Lab
Damascus International Fairground
All Energy
Dama Rose Hotel