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28-06-2016

Syria’s oil minister has provided new estimates for Syria’s annual oil import bill and the industry’s total losses since the beginning of the uprising.

27-06-2016

Syria’s official annual inflation rate reached 48.1 percent, according to the Central Bureau of Statistics.

14-06-2016

Syria’s electricity production fell 12 percent in 2015, the fourth year in a row it declines.

14-06-2016

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

07-06-2016

While many investors expect to benefit from significant business opportunities as soon as the Syrian war ends, in practice many obstacles stand before any meaningful and large scale reconstruction effort.

17-05-2016

A Syrian legal committee is seeking reparations of more than USD 5 billion from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for his alleged responsibility in the looting of hundreds of Syrian factories.

26-04-2016

Fighter jets from the U.S.-led coalition have targeted again the DEZGAS plant near Deir-ez-Zor, a local media has reported.

25-04-2016

This table provides data on Syria's resident population at the end of 2010 distributed across the 14 governorates.

19-04-2016

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

05-04-2016

Syria’s electricity sector will require investments of EUR 7 billion in the next five years to recover, according to the Minister of Electricity.

29-02-2016

Two tables detailing the number and value of projects licensed by the Syrian Investment Agency as well as their geographic distribution between 2008 and 2015.

23-02-2016

Seats allocated to each electoral district in the Parliamentary elections to be held on April 13, 2016.

23-02-2016

The Syrian President has issued a decree calling on parliamentary elections to be held on April 13.

02-02-2016

Syria’s inflation rate stood at 38.8 percent in July on an annual basis.

26-01-2016

Iran’s delivery of crude oil to Syria has helped stabilise the supply of oil products to the market, whiles strikes by the U.S.-led coalition have increased the losses of the country’s oil industry, the Minister of Petroleum has said.

18-01-2016

The following text contains the remarks of UN envoy Staffan De Mistura to the Security Council on January 18, 2016.

21-12-2015

The Syrian President has issued a decree establishing two new faculties in the University of Tartous.

07-12-2015

The Syrian Government has updated its estimate for the losses of the Syrian oil sector which seems to factor in the damage from the latest attacks by the international coalition.

23-11-2015

Airstrikes on oil and gas fields in eastern Syria by the U.S.-led coalition appear to have already led to a rise in power cuts in Damascus and other Syrian cities.

16-11-2015

The U.S. is stepping up its airstrikes against Syrian oil fields and installations held by ISIS, potentially endangering critical assets for Syria’s future reconstruction.

02-11-2015

An update by the Ministry of Petroleum has confirmed the dire situation of the Syrian oil and gas industry.

28-09-2015

The Syrian Ministry of Petroleum has updated its estimate of the losses suffered by Syria’s gas industry since the beginning of the uprising in March 2011.

14-09-2015

Syria’s ministry of electricity has provided a breakdown of its turbines that are at a standstill because of the lack of fuel to feed them.

31-08-2015

A website affiliated to the opposition has said that a delegation from the Islamic State is negotiating with the Syrian Government over a gas treatment plant in Deir-ez-Zor.

17-08-2015

Syria’s inflation rate continued to increase in March and April, according to official data.

13-07-2015

The Syrian Investment Agency, a body licensing and regulating mostly large investments in the manufacturing, agriculture and transport sectors, gave the go ahead to 33 projects in the first half of 2015.

06-07-2015

The Syrian authorities are continuing to issue legislation targeted at both raising fiscal revenues and encouraging some business sectors.

30-03-2015

Idlib, the capital of one of Syria’s fourteen provinces, fell on Saturday outside the control of the regime and in the hands of a coalition grouping opposition forces and the Nusra Front.

02-03-2015

Cham Palaces and Hotels, a large chain of upscale hotels across Syria, reported an increase in revenues in 2014 after years of falling occupancy rates.

23-02-2015

In a statement, the Ministry of Petroleum has denied carrying oil trade with the Islamic State.

22-01-2015

Syria’s air transport regulator confirmed that its revenues declined significantly last year as most international airlines rerouted away from Syrian airspace.

07-01-2015

Bank Audi Syria has announced that its branch in the city of Deir-ez-Zor had been robbed.

07-01-2015

Syria’s seed cotton crop last year remained well below its historic averages because of the ongoing war and the poor raining season.

05-01-2015

The Syrian government has established a university in Tartous, the seventh such institution to be established in the country.

03-11-2014

Data from the Ministry of Petroleum seem to indicate that Syria’s imports of oil products stood at around 124,600 barrels per day during the first nine months of the year.

20-10-2014

The National Coalition, Syria’s main opposition grouping, last week reappointed Ahmad Toumeh as Prime Minister of the Interim Government.

15-09-2014

Syria’s seed cotton crop is expected to be at only a quarter of its planned output.

01-09-2014

Reports that salaries of civil servants in various parts of Syria are not being paid on time, or not at all, are increasing.

04-08-2014

The UN Security Council issued last week a presidential statement condemning all purchases of oil originating from Syria and Iraq by two radical Islamic organisations.

21-07-2014

The Islamic State last week attacked and took control of a major gas field in central Syria that is part of assets owned by Canada’s Suncor Energy.

21-07-2014

One of Syria’s state-owned press groups is reportedly planning to issue a daily newspaper to cover Tartous local news.

07-07-2014

Most oil fields located around the city of Deir-ez-Zor have fallen under the control of the Islamic State, according to a monitoring group.

09-06-2014

The level of Lake Assad is falling seriously according to a Government official, endangering water supplies to large urban centres as well as for irrigation purposes.

09-06-2014

The Islamic State of Iraq and Sham has reportedly imposed a tax on farmers in a bid to raise its revenues.

09-06-2014

A gas plant in Deir-ez-Zor has been attacked removing another important volume of supplies from the market.

02-06-2014

Syria’s gas transport network continues to face attacks by armed groups, leading to continuous shortages of supplies and increasing power outages.

19-05-2014

Updated May 20, 2014: In spite of limited financial means, the Interim Government of the Syrian opposition has announced plans to restore production at a power plant as well as to relocate within Syrian territory.

19-05-2014

A Presidential decree has established a new public sector university in the central province of Hama.

05-05-2014

More than 80 percent of hotels located in Homs are out of service, according to a Government official.

08-04-2014

The airport of Qamishli in Syria’s northeast continues to witness relatively strong traffic, as the country’s roads remain insecure.