Retail & Trade

12-04-2009
A trademark dispute is preventing Carrefour, the French global retailer, from opening stores under its name in Syria.
07-02-2009
The Syrian President has issued a decree establishing an export promotion body, the first of its kind in Syria, the Export Development and Promotion Agency.
07-02-2009
Imports of Korean cars represented more than half of the total imports of cars into the local market, according to a report in a local newspaper.
07-02-2009
Syrian Turkish trade has more than doubled since the establishment of a bilateral free trade agreement two years ago to reach USD 1.75 billion in 2008, according to Turkish trade statistics.
31-01-2009
Proton, a Malaysian car manufacturer, plans to triple its sales in Syria within the coming five years.
31-01-2009
Al-Mounchieh, a new commercial mall, will open its doors in Aleppo next May, according to George Addoumieh, general manager of Addoumieh Group.
12-01-2009
The Public Establishment for International Fair and Exhibitions generated profits of SYP 1.2 billion in 2008, according to its general manager, Mohammad Hammoud.
05-01-2009
Damasquino Mall, the latest commercial mall of the Syrian capital, has announced its soft opening on December 30, 2008.
17-11-2008
Virgin Megastores and Carrefour will enter the Syrian market early 2009 with the soft opening of Shahba Mall in Aleppo.
13-10-2008
Annual car registration fees have been increased, following a decree issued by President Bashar Al Assad late September.
13-04-2008
The Ministry of Economy and Trade has published a new list of items authorized for imports in Syria.
31-03-2008
The Ministry of Economy and Trade has published a new list of items authorized for imports in Syria.
03-03-2008
Restrictions have been lifted on the import of a new list of products.
25-02-2008
The Ministry of Economy has allowed the import of a large set of items.
18-02-2008
An Italian business delegation is expected to visit Damascus on March 4, 2008.

Events

2nd International Finance Markets Investment Forum 2011
Sheraton Hotel Aleppo
Bank Credit Guarantees
Damascus Chamber of Commerce