The Container Terminal of Tartous, managed by International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), a Filipino firm, saw an increase of 23 percent in the volume of goods handled in the first quarter of this year.
Nasair has announced that it would add Aleppo to the destination its services, with the launch of two new routes from Riyadh and Jeddah.
Syrianair will be able to repatriate and use again its two A-320 planes currently blocked in Germany after the company maintaining the engines, Lufthansa Technik (LHT), announced that it had received an export license from the US Administration.
Flydubai, the low cost carrier, has announced that it was launching a new service to Lattakia next June, its third destination in Syria.
Syrianair has taken delivery of the two ATR 72-500 planes it purchased recently from French-Italian manufacturer, Avions de Transport Régional.
Visemar Line is to start operations on May 20 with a ferry service linking Venice with the Syrian port of Tartous, besides the Egyptian Port of Alexandria.
The General Organization for Maritime Transportation, a state-run company, has announced that it has added a new ship to its fleet.
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, announced that it will launch a regular service to the northern Syrian city of Aleppo by next June.
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.
Syrianair will take delivery in April of two French-made ATR planes, the first planes the national carrier is acquiring in some fifteen years.
Cham Wings, Syria’s only private sector airliner, has added a thirds plane to its fleet, an Airbus A-320.
The Syrian Cabinet has set a deadline of the end of this summer for the completion of the Lattakia-Ariha motorway.
Cham Wings Airlines has announced that it was increasing the frequency of its flights to Istanbul.
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.
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.
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