Tartous International Container Terminal (TICT) has announced that it was about to start operations after having finalized all necessary legal requirements.
The Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development has accepted to extend a new concessionary loan of KWD 6 million (USD 20 million) for the building of the Hassakeh-Deir-ez-Zor road in north east Syria.
The General Authority for Maritime Transport, known as SYRIAMAR, has contracted to purchase a German-made commercial ship at a cost of EUR 20.5 million.
Turkey and Syria’s railways companies are setting-up a joint USD 30 million company.
Royal Jordanian will start to operate a weekly direct freight service to Damascus from Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) every Tuesday starting July 24.
Activity at Syrian ports continued to rise rapidly, according to data published by the Ports of Lattakia and Tartous
SYSTRA has won the contract to conduct the feasibility study for the first subway line in Damascus. The value of the contract stands at EUR 2.5 million and SYSTRA should need around 18 months to complete it
Mohamed Abdulmohsin Kharafi and Sons of Kuwait (Kharafi) has started operations of Syria’s first radio taxi project in Damascus known as Star Taxi.
Syrianair’s revenues reached SYP 11.47 billion (USD 225 million) in 2006, an annual growth of 4.3 percent, according to SANA, the state news agency
Syrianair has announced that it would stop flying to four destinations in Asia and the Middle East. The four cities are Delhi, Bombay, Tunis and Manama (Bahrain)
The Port of Lattakia has seen a growth in activity last year according to preliminary figures from the port’s authority
Activity at the port of Tartous remained stable last year according to preliminary statistics from the port’s authority and published in al-Thawra
Air Arabia is launching today its first flight to the city of Lattakia.
ICTSI and the General Port of Tartous have formally signed the contract granting the Philippine company a 10-year concession, extendable five more years, to manage the container terminal of the Syrian port
Dama Rose Hotel
Damascus International Fairground