Transport

31-03-2008
Al-Ahliah Transport Company, an inter-city road transport firm, has announced total profits of SYP 10.8 million in 2007.
24-03-2008
The Syrian Parliament has passed a law establishing Pearl Aviation, Syria’s first private airline company.
24-03-2008
Turkish Airlines (THY) announced that it will start direct flights from Istanbul to Aleppo three days a week, starting on May 15th.
20-01-2008
The Syrian Government has granted a license to establish the first private airline company in Syria to operate scheduled flights.
14-01-2008
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.
14-01-2008
Sama, a Saudi-based low-fare airline, has announced that it would start servicing Aleppo International Airport from January 13.
07-01-2008
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.
07-01-2008
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.
03-12-2007
The number of cars registered in Damascus this year until November 26 grew at an annual rate of 20 percent.
19-11-2007
Oman Air, the national airline of Oman, has announced that it had appointed Julia Dumna as General Sales Agent in Syria.
19-11-2007
Syria ranked 135 out of 150 countries in the world in the Logistics Performance Index released by the World Bank.
12-11-2007
Tartous International Container Terminal has announced that it had started commercial operations on October 28.
21-10-2007
Passengers’ traffic at Syrian airports reached 3.485 million in 2006, an annual increase of 10.5 percent.
01-10-2007
BMI has become the only British air carrier operating flights between Syria and the UK, following its purchase of BMED.
24-09-2007
Tartous International Container Terminal (TICT) has announced that it was about to start operations after having finalized all necessary legal requirements.

Events

Assessing the Price of Imported Goods
Damascus Chamber of Commerce
Auto Bazar
Damascus International Fairground