The Syrian Government has increased the price of bread, heating oil, fuel oil and cooking gas to levels that effectively largely reduce its subsidies bill but also dent further the purchasing power of the population, in spite of a partial compensation for wage earners.
Syria’s publishers are increasingly choosing to publish abroad because of the deteriorating security conditions in the country.
The Syrian Pound is declining again against the dollar after several weeks of stability.
|Wednesday 21 January 2015|
Our weekly selection of articles on Syria's economy and society.
A dozen articles published in the last week on various economic and social issues in Syria....
Syrian refugee flows to Europe, ISIS governance and...the price of olive oil make up the...