Transport

05-04-2010
The Military Construction Establishment, or Milihouse, is carrying a USD 17.4 million contract to reorganize the road traffic in the Kafer Sousseh district of Damascus.
29-03-2010
Syrianair will take delivery in April of two French-made ATR planes, the first planes the national carrier is acquiring in some fifteen years.
29-03-2010
Cham Wings, Syria’s only private sector airliner, has added a thirds plane to its fleet, an Airbus A-320.
29-03-2010
The Syrian Cabinet has set a deadline of the end of this summer for the completion of the Lattakia-Ariha motorway.
22-03-2010
Cham Wings Airlines has announced that it was increasing the frequency of its flights to Istanbul.
22-02-2010
The Ministry of Transport paid SYP 1 billion in subsidies last year to finance the discount fares offered to users of the main cities public transport systems, according Yarob Badr, Minister of Transport.
15-02-2010
Cham Wings Airlines, Syria’s first private sector airliner, will be expanding its fleet with a new aircraft next month. The Syria Report talks to Ossama Satea, Business Development Manager, on the company’s performance and prospects.
14-02-2010
Anadolu Jet has announced the launch of the first non-stop flights from Ankara to Damascus.
01-02-2010
Syria’s two main ports, Lattakia and Tartous, registered a significant increase in their traffic last year in spite of the global crisis.
01-02-2010
Syria ranked 80th in the world and 9th regionally in the World Bank’s Logistic Performance Index for 2010.
25-01-2010
Iberia, Spain’s national air carrier, has announced that it was adding Damascus to its summer schedule.
04-01-2010
The Port of Lattakia has acquired four new gantry cranes from the Chinese Dalian Company at a cost of USD 26.5 million.
04-01-2010
The US Department of Commerce has refused to grant an export license to European plane manufacturer Airbus for the sale of planes to Syrianair, according to Yarob Badr, Syria’s Minister of Transport.
28-12-2009
A regular railway route between Aleppo and the southern Turkish city of Gaziantep has been launched.
28-12-2009
Jazeera Airways, a Kuwaiti lost cost airliner, has announced that it was postponing the launch of its Kuwait-Lattakia route that was originally scheduled to open on December 15. It did not announce a new date for the launch of the service.

Events

Vet Expo
Damascus International Fairground
EDU.13-2012
Dama Rose Damascus Hotel