Transport

28-09-2009
TICT has said that the number of shipping firms using its services was continuing to grow.
21-09-2009
Tartous International Container Terminal has announced that it was set to take delivery of two quay cranes.
31-08-2009
After repeated failures to buy European manufactured airplanes, Syrianair, the national carrier, is looking again at procurements from Russia.
30-08-2009
The number of 20’ containers handled by TICT, the company operating the container terminal of the Port of Tartous rose 44 percent year-on-year in the first half of this year.
03-08-2009
Cham Wings Airlines has added a new 160-passenger capacity aircraft to its fleet.
20-07-2009
Syria’s two largest ports, Lattakia and Tartous, saw their activities grow in the first half of this year.
13-07-2009
Direct flights between Germany and Syria have resumed following the launch of a bi-weekly service between Damascus and each of Dusseldorf and Berlin by Blue Wings Airlines, an independent carrier.
29-06-2009
Gulf Air, Bahrain's national carrier, has announced that it will run flights to Aleppo starting July 2, 2009.
22-06-2009
Flydubai, Dubai's first low-cost airline, has announced that it will run daily flights to Aleppo starting July 13.
22-06-2009
Syrian Pearl Airways, a subsidiary of Cham Holding, has suspended its operations a month after their launch.
08-06-2009
Kuwait’s Wataniya Airways inaugurated its first flight to Damascus on June 3, according to a press release from the company.
01-06-2009
SYRIAMAR, or the Syrian General Establishment of Maritime Transport, will acquire two new vessels for its fleet at a cost of USD 42.5 million.
01-06-2009
A train carrying 800 tons of steel left the port of Tartous on May 30 heading towards Baghdad, the first rail freight trip between the two countries in decades.
17-05-2009
Three new low cost airlines are planning to add Syrian airports to their scheduled destinations.
10-05-2009
Two train routes between Iraq and Syria will enter into operation within weeks to help strengthen economic and business ties between the two countries.