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02-10-2017

The Ministry of Economy is preparing to relaunch bilateral business councils with several countries it considers “friendly,” including the Czech Republic, a member of the European Union.

12-09-2017

The tables below provide a list of Syria's main trading partners last year with the value of their exports to, and import from, Syria.

06-09-2017

The tables below provide a list of all Syria's trading partners last year with the value of their exports to, and import from, Syria.

22-08-2017

An English transcript of the speech of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad at a conference by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates in Damascus on August 20, 2017.

16-05-2017
The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by ONT, a TV station from Belarus, in Damascus on May 11, 2017.

02-05-2017

In this 2,500-word factsheet, we provide an overview of Syria’s economic and financial relations with Russia.

11-10-2016
Only thirty-one countries worldwide still accept Syrians without imposing visas prior to their travel.

31-05-2016

The city of Homs appears to betting on some form of support by Belarus to help it in its reconstruction drive.

13-04-2015

Syria and Belarus signed earlier this month a protocol to enhance economic and trade ties.

02-03-2015

Syrian officials are holding an increasing number of meetings with investors and officials from countries deemed friendly in an apparent bid to develop economic and trade ties.

15-09-2014
Syria plans to open direct shipping lines with Iran and Russia to ease foreign trade ties.

05-05-2014

Syria has applied to join the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, according to the deputy Minister of Economy.

10-03-2014

The Minister of Health has said that following a recent agreement, Syria was buying from Iran a significant share of the generic medicines it imported.

03-03-2014

The Ministry of Economy has re-established bilateral business councils, some eight months after they were dissolved, but only with a handful of countries allied to the Syrian regime.

04-06-2012

Mohammad Jleilati, the Minister of Finance, has said that his government was finalising discussions with Russia to print money there, a move that signals a potentially growing economic dependency of the Syrian government towards Moscow.

13-05-2012

The Romanian Senate has ratified an extradition treaty as well as a bilateral agreement against organized crime with Syria, in a rare breakthrough with an EU country for the Syrian government.

30-04-2012

Syria and Iran have reduced customs tariffs levied on goods exchanged between them to 4 percent starting April 28, 5 years ahead of the target.

26-03-2012

The value of Syria’s production of medicines stood at USD 620 million in 2011, according to the Minister of Health.

12-12-2011

The Syrian President has recalled four ambassadors, including Imad Mustafa, Ambassador to Washington.

10-10-2011

Syria is considering joining a customs union with Russia, according to AbdulFattah Ammoura, the country’s deputy Foreign Minister.

30-08-2010
The Arab Pharmacists Union (APU) has approved a project by its Syrian branch to set up a baby milk plant in Syria at a cost of USD 20 million, according to Adib Shanan, chairman of APU.
06-07-2010

The English transcript of a statement made by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad in Minsk on July 26, 2010.

26-10-2009

Steel Rolling International Company (SRIC) will commission its reinforcing bar plant before the end of this year with an annual production capacity of 300,000 tons.

07-05-2002
Belarus exports to Syria reached USD15 million in 2001 according to its foreign ministry.