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04-12-2018

Financial results from Syrian public joint stock companies in the first nine months of this year appear to confirm an improvement in business activity in some sectors.

27-11-2018

The list below includes all the Syrian individuals, entities, aircrafts and vessels that have been put under sanctions by the U.S. Administration since 2005.

27-11-2018

Food trading; export-import

23-10-2018

The government’s Reconstruction Committee has provided a list of the rehabilitation projects that are planned for this year.

11-10-2018

In this 2,200-word factsheet we provide a profile of the Syrian cement sector.

04-09-2018

Home owners in the mostly loyalist Damascus suburb of Adra Al-Omalia will have to pay 40 percent of the reconstruction cost of their properties, according to a government official.

24-07-2018

Syrian banks are expanding again their branch network as they seek to capitalize on the improving security situation across the country.

29-05-2018

A Presidential decree has exempted Syrian manufacturers from the payment of fees for the construction of their factories.

23-04-2018

Cement sales by state-owned companies declined in the first quarter of this year, according to official data.

19-04-2018

In this 2,300-word factsheet we provide a profile of Samer Foz, who in the space of the past two years has risen to become Syria’s most powerful investor.

13-03-2018

Here is a detailed list of the real estate development areas selected and identified by the Syrian government to attract private investors.

20-02-2018

Sales of cement at Syria’s state-owned plants slightly decreased last year, according to preliminary data.

09-01-2018

Preliminary data from Syrian officials indicate that tax revenues increased last year, as a consequence of an improvement in economic activity and tax collection, although they remain far below budgetary expenses.

09-01-2018

The Pharaon Investment Group has taken over the management of the state-owned Adra Cement Plant, which it will seek to develop.

14-11-2017

Samer Foz, the increasingly powerful and visible Syrian investor, is expanding his investment portfolio with a new venture in the pharmaceuticals sector.

07-11-2017

A decision by the government to facilitate the import of textile fabrics has created wide protests among powerful Aleppo manufacturers and highlighted the contradictory interests of the Syrian business community.

29-08-2017

The relative stable situation in vast parts of western Syria have enabled private commercial banks in the first half of this year to post a slight improvement in their main indicators.

08-08-2017

The table below lists all the Syrian companies contracted by UN agencies in 2016. The data include the name of the companies, the subject of the contracts and their value.

06-06-2017

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by WION, an Indian TV station, in Damascus on June 03, 2017.

06-06-2017

Around half of Syria’s state-owned manufacturing companies are in such dire straits that they will likely never start operations again, an official report has found.

05-06-2017

Based on initial data, the sale of Portland cement in Syria is likely to rise this year, indicating an increase in demand in the real estate market.

16-05-2017

Elsewedy, an Egyptian industrial group, has changed the name of all its Syrian subsidiaries, in an apparent move to dissociate itself from Syria, which remains under western sanctions.

09-05-2017

A Syrian-Iranian car assembly plant has announced the launch of a new model for the local and export markets, a decision that seems part of the broader economic cooperation between the two countries.

11-04-2017

General trading including of food and textiles

11-04-2017

The list below includes the names of all the Syrian entities that have been blacklisted by the European Union since the beginning of the uprising in March 2011.

20-02-2017

Import-export

14-02-2017

A weekly selection of reports, papers and articles on Syria.

24-01-2017

One of Syria’s public electricity utilities has issued a tender for the construction of two power substations in the Adra area.

13-12-2016

The poor level of construction activity is leading to an increase in stockpiles at Syrian cement manufacturing companies.

15-11-2016
Portland cement production in the first nine months of this year remained stable on annual basis, official data show.

25-10-2016

Trading and production of cables and other building materials

18-10-2016

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Russian daily Komsomolskaya Pravda on October 14, 2016. The transcript is by SANA, the Syrian state news agency.

27-09-2016

The following document is the text of the ceasefire deal reached on September 09, 2016, between Russia and the United States as reported by the Associated Press.

15-08-2016

The volume of Portland cement produced and sold by Syrian state-owned enterprises in the first half of 2016 increased compared with the same period of last year, although they remain well below pre-uprising levels.

17-05-2016

The price of cement set by state-owned companies was increased last week, the second such hike in the space of three months.

26-04-2016

Syria’s cement production from state-owned companies was stable in the first quarter of this year as the Government is seeking to launch a new plant under the recently-adopted Public Private Partnership law.

26-04-2016

UPDATED: Russia will supply to Syria a complimentary shipment of 100 thousand tons of wheat, Wael Halqi, the Prime Minister, said.

19-04-2016

The list of the 250 members of Parliament following the elections organized on April 13, 2016.

12-04-2016

The attack last week of two large industrial concerns near Damascus highlights the persistent lack of security for people and businesses in areas only a few kilometres away from the Syrian capital.

09-02-2016

In 2015, the volume of cement produced by Syria’s public sector companies declined by around 20 percent on an annual basis, reflecting both lower demand in the market and production challenges.

22-12-2015

The Syrian Metals and Steel Council was established last week with the aim of lobbying for a sector that will benefit from any reconstruction drive.

09-11-2015

In the first nine months of the year, the volume of cement produced by Syria’s state-owned plants declined by a fifth on an annual basis.

08-06-2015

Syria’s free trade zones shipped a total of SYP 84 billion worth of goods last year, according to official data.

25-05-2015

Syrian manufacturers who relocated abroad are banned from exporting their products back to Syria, according to Humam Al-Jazairi, the Minister of Economy.