23-05-2017

The Syrian government is trying to cancel levies extorted by regime checkpoints as growing protests from traders and transporters alike reflect the exasperation of the population.

23-05-2017

The Islamic State is banning the use in its territory of any currency other than its own Dinar in an apparent bid to collect as much dollars as possible from the market before a potential withdrawal.

23-05-2017

The Court of Justice of the European Union has rejected Rami Makhlouf’s legal action to cancel the sanctions imposed on him by the EU.

23-05-2017

The Syrian government is reportedly offering to export electricity to Lebanon despite significant supply shortages in the country.