Transport

17-08-2015
Traffic at Syrian airports increased 20 percent on an annual basis in the first half of this year, according to a Government official.
10-08-2015
The U.S. Administration blacklist of Syrian companies now includes a number of state entities in the shipping and maritime industry.
27-07-2015
Syria is extending its sales tax to include airplanes ticket as the treasury seeks to generate new sources of income.
20-07-2015
Cham Wings has resumed today a direct air link between Damascus and Doha.
13-07-2015
After a year of relative stabilisation, traffic in Syria’s two main commercial maritime ports declined again in the first half of 2015, according to official data.
08-06-2015
A Ukrainian company has begun flights to Lattakia airport, becoming one of the rare European airlines to fly to Syria.
18-05-2015
Passenger traffic remains strong at Qamishli Airport, which continues to benefit from the lack of security on Syrian roads.
18-05-2015
Syrianair has reportedly managed to buy, through friendly countries, new engines for one of its Airbus aircrafts.
11-05-2015
After four years of continuous decline, container volumes increased in 2014 in the Port of Lattakia, although the beginning of this year saw a new decrease.
20-04-2015
Syrianair will start flying again to Bahrain, according to a report from a local newspaper.
13-04-2015
Cham Wings, Syria’s only private airline, is starting round trips to Kuwait, the company announced in a statement.
06-04-2015
The volume of traffic at Tartous Port continued to decline markedly in the first two months of this year.
02-03-2015
The fleet of Syrianair, the country’s national airline, is down to four planes after the grounding of an Airbus plane for engine failure, according to local reports.
23-02-2015
The Syrian national airline has reported profits in its activity last year as it continues to fly to several destinations in and out of the country.
16-02-2015
Syria’s market for new cars remained depressed last year, according to preliminary data from the customs directorate.

Events

Syria: Progress & Potential
BIS Conference Centre, 1 Victoria Street, London SW1
InLife
Damascus International Fairground