Transport

22-09-2006
Syrianair, the national air carrier will be joining before the end of the year the Arabesk Group.
22-09-2006
Syria’s largest cities should witness next year the most dramatic change in decades in their public transportation system.
05-09-2006
Traffic in Tartous port, Syria’s largest commercial maritime port is rising according to preliminary figures.
03-08-2006
Philippine’s International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) has won the 10-year concession contract to manage the container terminal of the Port of Tartous.
03-08-2006
A Saudi Company, Belkis Investment Company is holding discussions with the Hijaz Railways Organisation (HRO) to manage that company’s railways network.
05-07-2006
The Syrian Ministry of Transport has concluded a memorandum of understanding with Russia's Ilyushin Finance Company for the leasing of seven Russian-made airplanes.
18-06-2006
Syrianair profits rose to SYP 907 (USD 18 million) million last year a 100 percent annual increase over the year 2003, when profits had totalled SYP 453 million (USD 9 million).
03-06-2006
Works to expand the capacity of Lattakia’s airport are currently carried by a state-company.
18-05-2006
The Ministry of Transport is allocating SYP 11 billion under the current five-year plan (2006-2010) for the development of the Port of Tartous. The Ministry of Transport is allocating SYP 11 billion under the current five-year plan (2006-2010) for the development of the Port of Tartous.
03-05-2006
Al Sham shipping reported profits of SYP 148 million (USD 3 million) in 2005.
03-05-2006
A delegation from Ilyushin, the Russian civil and military aircrafts manufacturer visited Damascus late April to look into the opportunity of selling its passenger planes to the Syrian national carrier.
17-04-2006
Damascus’ airport should see its annual capacity grow to 10 million passengers by 2020 according to the results of a recent feasibility study conducted by SPIE Batignolles a French engineering and construction firm, on behalf of the Ministry of T...
17-04-2006
Syrianair, the national state-owned air carrier, carried a total of 1.220 million passengers in 2005, according to Nashaat Numair, the company’s General Manager and Chairman of the Board of Directors.
03-04-2006
The Syrian Railways Corporation has recorded profits of SYP 86.55 million (USD 1.66 million) in 2005 from a loss of SYP 50 000 in 2004.
18-03-2006
Jazeera Airways, a new low-cost airliner has announced that it would be launching direct flights from Kuwait city, where it is based, to Aleppo.

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