Retail & Trade

09-09-2002
The Syrian President has signed into decree a law establishing two new free trade zones in the eastern part of the country.
12-08-2002
The Syrian government has banned the import of diesel vans, in a move designed at reducing pollution in the country.
05-08-2002
Syria's trade with Jordan has increased by 68% in the first five months of the year according to a statement released by the Jordanian Department of Statistics.
01-07-2002
A delegation of the French Businessmen Organisation (MEDEF) is currently on a 3-day tour to Syria.
24-06-2002
The annual exhibition of Syrian products in Iraq, "Made in Syria" opened on Saturday, 22 June.
19-06-2002
Syria is to unify the different currency rates it applies to its imports.
30-05-2002
Syria and Iraq have agreed to standardize 172 descriptions for goods and commodities exchanged between them, according to a communique released at the end of the 4th session of the Syrian-Iraqi joint committee.
27-05-2002
The meeting of the Syrian-Iraqi joint committee ended on Sunday with the signing of a number of economic and commercial accords.
27-05-2002
Syria and Oman will sign a bilateral free trade agreement by next July, reported the Times of Oman.
22-05-2002
The three-day visit of Sudan's vice-president to Syria ended with the signing of a series of bilateral agreements between the two countries.
10-05-2002
The Free Trade Agreement (FTA) signed between Jordan and Syria in October last year will enter into force as of May 21, a senior official said on Wednesday.
07-05-2002
Belarus exports to Syria reached USD15 million in 2001 according to its foreign ministry.
02-05-2002
According to Turkey's minister of transport, who was attending the joint Syrian-Turkish transport committee in Damascus, trade between the two neighbouring countries reached USD 745 million in 2001, from USD 545 million in 2000.
26-04-2002
According to economy minister, Ghassan al-Rifai, Israel and the USA are putting pressure to delay discussions on Syria's bid to enter the World Trade Organization.
22-04-2002
The visit to Syria of Leonid Kuchma, President of Ukraine, has led to the signing of a series of cooperation and investment agreements between the two countries.

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