Al-Sham Shipping Company, Syria’s largest shipping company, has announced a drop in both profits and revenues last year.
SriLankan Airlines is seeking a General Sales Agent in Syria.
Al-Ahliah Transport Company, an inter-city road transport firm, has announced total profits of SYP 10.8 million in 2007.
The Syrian Parliament has passed a law establishing Pearl Aviation, Syria’s first private airline company.
Turkish Airlines (THY) announced that it will start direct flights from Istanbul to Aleppo three days a week, starting on May 15th.
The Syrian Government has granted a license to establish the first private airline company in Syria to operate scheduled flights.
Following the publication of our article on Sham Wings Airlines in our January 7 edition we have received the following note from Salim Sodah, Vice President of the company.
Sama, a Saudi-based low-fare airline, has announced that it would start servicing Aleppo International Airport from January 13.
Muhibbah Engineering (M) Bhd has won a contract to rehabilitate and upgrade the existing passenger terminal building, road, car parks and parking apron at Damascus International Airport.
Cham Wings Airlines, a private airliner owned by Iraqi and Syrian businessmen, announced in December that it would be flying its first flight from Damascus before the end of the year.
The number of cars registered in Damascus this year until November 26 grew at an annual rate of 20 percent.
Oman Air, the national airline of Oman, has announced that it had appointed Julia Dumna as General Sales Agent in Syria.
Syria ranked 135 out of 150 countries in the world in the Logistics Performance Index released by the World Bank.
Tartous International Container Terminal has announced that it had started commercial operations on October 28.
Passengers’ traffic at Syrian airports reached 3.485 million in 2006, an annual increase of 10.5 percent.
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