Aleppo (1414)

14-06-2018

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Iran's Al-Alam TV in Damascus on June 13, 2018.

12-06-2018

The Sheraton Aleppo Hotel is expected to reopen partially in the next few days some six years after it shut down.

04-06-2018

Syria’s power generation utility is calling on foreign engineering companies to bid for the construction of two steam turbines in the Aleppo Power Plant, despite initially allocating the contract to Iranian companies.

04-06-2018

The main index of the Syrian stock exchange fell for the third month in a row and for the fourth time in five months since the beginning of the year, highlighting investors’ lack of confidence over the economy.

01-06-2018

In this 2,200-word factsheet we provide a profile of Marota City, the most controversial investment project in Syria.

31-05-2018

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Russia Today, in Damascus on May 31, 2018.

The transcript is by SANA, the state's news agency.

Journalist: Mr. President, thank you very much for agreeing to do this interview. It’s a pleasure to be here in Damascus.

President Assad: You’re most welcome in Syria.

29-05-2018

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

29-05-2018

The Syrian government has announced that it was allocating funds to rehabilitate the areas it has recently taken back from the opposition, although it doesn’t seem to have the money to do so.

29-05-2018

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

29-05-2018

A Syrian official has said that flights between Lattakia and Sharjah were resuming, highlighting the intermittent use of the airport since the intervention of the Russian army in the conflict.

29-05-2018

This table provides data on passenger traffic at Syria's five civilian airports between 2010 and 2016.

28-05-2018

A new attack on the Mhardeh power station last week stopped production at the plant and highlighted the unstable situation in the northwestern part of the country.

22-05-2018

The Aleppo Free Provincial Council has announced the relaunch of a public transport service in areas under its control.

15-05-2018

While Syria’s electricity production increased last year, it remained well below its pre-2011 levels.

15-05-2018

This table provides data on the nominal and current capacity of the power generation plants operated by the state-owned electricity utility.

15-05-2018

The production of electricity by Syria's power plants between 2011 and 2017.

10-05-2018

A full breakdown of Syria's 2018 budget with current and investment expenses detailed for each item in the budget.

08-05-2018

The withdrawal of rebel forces from their pocket north of Homs is going to ease the transport of goods and passengers in central Syria.

01-05-2018

Numbers from various sources indicate a slight improvement in demand for cement last year, which is one more indication that some sectors of the Syrian economy started recovering in 2017.

24-04-2018

Last week, Russia and Syria signed several new economic cooperation agreements during an international business forum organized in Crimea, including to develop offshore resources.

23-04-2018

Contracting

17-04-2018

Japan has provided a new contribution to an opposition-affiliated development fund.

10-04-2018

Bashar Al-Assad has enacted a law that dispossesses many refugees and displaced Syrians from their homes and enables the regime to rebuild large parts of the country under its own terms.

03-04-2018
03-04-2018

Syria’s regional planning commission has produced a long-term development plan that divides the country into seven regions that do not correspond to the boundaries of the current governorates.

03-04-2018

The Turkish Government has decided to open a new border crossing near Afrin and to empower the governor of the Hatay province with the administration of this Syrian region.

03-04-2018

The value of trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange declined during the first quarter of 2018 relatively to the previous quarter, while share prices remained mostly stable as investors seem to be in a wait-and-see mode.

27-03-2018

Syria’s power generation utility wants to raise some USD 147 million to fund several renewable electricity generation projects.

20-03-2018
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20-03-2018

An influential businessman has pushed for the establishment of a new governorate, which would be the fifteenth in Syria.

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.

06-03-2018
22-02-2018

This is the list of the 14 heads of Syrian governorates as of 22 February 2018.

20-02-2018

This is the list of companies licensed by Syria's real estate commission.

20-02-2018

Syriatel and MTN-Syria have announced a new increase in their revenues last year as they continue to be important contributors to the government’s finances.