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14-03-2017

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by several European media on the occasion of a visit to damascus of European Members of Parliament in Damascus on March 13, 2017.

14-03-2017

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Phoenix TV channel in Damascus on March 11, 2017.

14-03-2017

Syria’s main opposition development fund has announced the disbursement of new amounts to improve electricity distribution in southern Syria.

14-03-2017

After a suspension of two months, water supplies are set to resume to the city of Aleppo.

07-03-2017

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

07-03-2017

The success last week of regime forces in linking areas under their control with those of the Kurdish PYD will likely improve supplies of energy and agricultural products in Damascus and other parts of the country, lower costs and provide a small boost to economic activity.

06-03-2017

In February, listed securities in the Syrian stock exchange continued to rally as the market’s main index gained some 18 percent and the value of trading remained well above the monthly average of the past years.

27-02-2017

The attempt by the Syrian government to lure back investors who fled the country is facing resistance from regime cronies, reflecting the obstacles that any serious reconstruction drive will face.

27-02-2017

An attack on Syria’s last standing gas processing plant temporarily shut down most electricity production across the country, highlighting the extreme weakness of the country’s energy infrastructure.

27-02-2017

Syria’s consumer prices increased by more than 50 percent last August, the most recent date for which official data are available.

21-02-2017

While a Syrian company announced last week the beginning of production and sale of two new cars assembled locally, the Government still struggles to attract back manufacturers.

21-02-2017

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

20-02-2017

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by two French media in Damascus on February 09, 2017.

14-02-2017

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

14-02-2017

A Greek-Italian engineering consortium is just weeks away from completing a large power plant south of Damascus, almost seven years after it began works.

14-02-2017

The very poor position of Syrian universities in a global ranking for higher education institutions highlights the dismal level of teaching and research in Syria.

14-02-2017

This table provides a ranking of Syrian universities in a global index.

10-02-2017

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Yahoo News in Damascus on February 09, 2017.

07-02-2017

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

07-02-2017

Syria is the third largest per-capita consumer of table olives in the world, a recent report has found.

07-02-2017
The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Belgian media in Damascus on February 07, 2017.

31-01-2017

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

31-01-2017

In January, stocks in the Damascus Securities Exchange surged to their highest levels in years as the end of the battle of Aleppo and the Russian-Turkish sponsored ceasefire attracted back investors.

24-01-2017

An investigation into cement manufacturing group Lafarge's Syria activities was opened by French prosecutors in October, AFP said.

24-01-2017

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

24-01-2017

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Japan's TBS in Damascus on January 17, 2017.

17-01-2017

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

17-01-2017

Syria is planning to import up to four million tons of wheat, an industry official has said, indicating that the government is not expecting to recover control of its wheat growing areas in the near future.

17-01-2017

After the news of the destruction of the Jihar gas plant near Palmyra last week, another large state-owned economic asset is now reported to be requiring hundreds of millions of dollars to be repaired.

10-01-2017

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

10-01-2017

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by various French media in Damascus on January 09, 2017.

10-01-2017

ISIS blew up this week a large gas processing plant near Palmyra, sending a clear warning on what it could do to other economic assets under its control in Syria’s east.

10-01-2017

The Syrian government is reportedly planning to impose across the country a law that effectively dispossessed many Damascus residents of their properties.

03-01-2017

The texts of the interviews of Bashar Al-Assad by two Italian news media on December 29.

03-01-2017

Next year, Syria could witness the first annual increase in its gross domestic product since the beginning of the uprising six years ago, although no serious reconstruction effort will start.

03-01-2017

The main indicators of the Damascus Securities Exchange witnessed an overall positive performance last year when measured on a nominal basis, although the Syrian bourse remains largely disconnected from the economy at large.

03-01-2017

The Syrian opposition’s main development fund has received new grants to finance its development projects while it finalized a key project in the north.

03-01-2017

Data from the Armenian government suggest that a sizeable number of Syria’s Armenian community has left the country and relocated in its historical homeland.

03-01-2017

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

03-01-2017

The text of U.N. Security Council resolution 2336 (2016) adopted on December 31, 2016 supporting the efforts by Russia and Turkey to enforce a ceasefire and jump-start a political process.

20-12-2016

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

20-12-2016

Local activists have highlighted the continuing oil trade taking place between the Islamic State and the Syrian regime through an increasingly powerful intermediary.

20-12-2016

The text of U.N. Security Council resolution 2328 (2016) adopted on December 19, 2016 demanding immediate and unhindered access to monitor evacuations from the eastern districts of Aleppo and the protection of civilians throughout Syria.

20-12-2016

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by two Russian broadcasters on December 15, 2016.

20-12-2016

Only a week after the announcement that Aleppo Airport will resume its operations soon, flights have resumed at Lattakia’s Bassel Al-Assad airport.

20-12-2016

Manufacturing and trading food products including potato chips

13-12-2016

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

13-12-2016

A deal reached today to end all fighting and evacuate both armed rebels and civilians from eastern Aleppo marks the effective end of the battle of Aleppo and the victory of the Syrian regime and its allies.

13-12-2016

The text of the statement today by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights on the killing of 82 civilians by Syrian regime forces.