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17-07-2011

Korea’s LS Industrial Systems has begun supplying ten substations across six locations in Syria on an EPC basis.

17-07-2011

Iran’s Tosee Siloha is to build four new grain silos in Syria at a cost of SYP 6 billion, according to the Director General of the General Company for Silos, AbdulLatif Al-Amin.

04-07-2011

Yesterday Cham Holding, Syria’s largest corporation, elected an entirely new board of directors. However, the company did not elect a new chairman. The move comes only a few weeks after the company, along with its previous chairman, was put under sanctions by the United States.

03-07-2011

PEEGT has re-issued a tender for the provision of consultancy services to supervise the construction of a 724 MW CCP plant in Deir-ez-Zor.

26-06-2011

The Syrian President issued last week a decree establishing two new faculties of science to be located in the southern Governorates of Daraa and Quneitra.

15-06-2011

Manufacturing of ready mixed concrete and all related products (pipes, columns,  concrete  insulation panels and prefabricated concrete works) 

14-06-2011

The Syrian Civil Aviation Authority is seeking bids for a baggage handling system in Damascus International Airport.

13-06-2011

Works on the 724MW Deir-ez-Zor CCP plant will start in August, the Minister of Electricity said.

13-06-2011

Only a week after it announced it was stopping production at its Deir-ez-Zor plant, Vimpex, a paper trading and manufacturing concern owned by prominent businessman Nabil Kuzbari, said that it was resuming operations following a request from the workers at the plant.

06-06-2011

Vimpex, a paper trading and manufacturing company owned by prominent businessman Nabil Kuzbari, has stopped production at its paper plant located in Deir-ez-Zor.

31-05-2011

The General Company for Hydro Projects (GCHP) has issued a tender for the design of a pumping station on the Euphrates River and the supply of its mechanical and electric equipment.

30-05-2011

An estimated 12 people died in unrest on Friday May 27, while harsh criticisms and strong calls for reform from neighboring Turkey have yet to hold sway with the Syrian government, and the international community continues in its struggle to come to a firm consensus on the most appropriate response to the turmoil in Syria.

24-05-2011

Syria’s Minister of Petroleum has awarded a joint-venture of Total E&P and Petro-Canada an exploration license for Block 3 located in the northeast.

24-05-2011

Syria’s sugar beet crop is estimated at 1.7 million tons, well above projections and last year’s output.

24-05-2011

The Syrian Investment Agency (SIA) said that it had licensed 96 investment applications across the country in the first quarter of this year, a year-on-year decrease of 8.5 percent.

18-05-2011

A Dutch Christian organization, IKV Pax Christi, has called on Royal Dutch Shell to suspend its activities in Syria and organized a demonstration at the company’s annual meeting.

20-04-2011

Nasser al-Kharafi, the Chairman of the Kuwaiti Kharafi Group that has large interests in Syria, died in Egypt on April 17 of a heart attack.

19-04-2011

Trade and manufacturing of packing and packaging materials, paper, bags, cardboard boxes   

17-04-2011

Over the weekend, President Bashar al-Assad addressed the nation for the second time since the beginning of the unrest in mid-March. His speech highlighted the most significant demands of the country's protest movement and came on the heels of another week of turbulence in cities and villages across the country.

04-04-2011

The Saudi Fund for Development will provide USD 100 million to part-finance the construction of 750MW Combined Cycle Plant in Deir-ez-Zor, according to the Ministry of Finance.

29-03-2011

Book of conditions to be purchased from company (SYP 1,500)

28-03-2011

Updated March 28th: Since the inception of unrest in Syria on March 15 2011, tensions here have shown few signs of cooling and indeed have been continually stoked by rising fatalities.

22-03-2011

Syria’s sugar beet production in 2011 is expected to fall to 1.25 million tons after the government decided to reduce the planting area.

22-03-2011

Unrests in the Middle East region spread to Syria last week leading to the deaths of at least five civilians and to condemnations from the United Nations, the United States and France.

11-03-2011

Real Estate Development and Investment

09-03-2011

Money transfer and postal services 

08-03-2011

A recent survey by the Central Bureau of Statistics shows that the vast majority of people leaving in illegal housing areas in Syria benefit from the same services as those living in regulated zones.

28-02-2011

Syrian households spent an average of SYP 30,826, or USD 655, a month in 2009, according to a recent survey by the Government.

13-02-2011
The Central Bank of Syria has licensed one new money exchange bureau.
03-02-2011

The Syrian Investment Agency awarded 400 investment licenses to projects across Syria in 2010, including more than half in the manufacturing sector, a figure well above the previous year’s number.

31-01-2011
The management of the Industrial City of Adra, north of Damascus, is inviting local and international engineering companies to build and operate a gas distribution network in the city.
24-01-2011
Syrian Railways has issued a tender for a study to operate dry ports in the country’s three main industrial cities of Adra, Hessia and Sheikh Najjar.
17-01-2011
The Central Bank of Syria has licensed one new money exchange bureau, Al-Saado & Partner.
10-01-2011

Demand for electricity rose 4.2 percent last year, according to Hisham Mashfej, head of PEEGT, the state-owned power utility.

16-12-2010

Syria’s wheat crop crossed the 3 million ton mark this year according to statistics published recently by the Central Bureau of Statistics.

13-12-2010

It rained and snowed across Syria on December 12, 13 and 14, leading to major traffic disruptions around Damascus but also bringing relief as the country feared it would face another year of drought.

06-12-2010
The European Investment Bank is providing Syria with EUR 185 million in concessionary loans to fund projects in the health and water sectors.
05-12-2010

Al-Ghab Sugar and Deir-ez-Zor Sugar, two state-owned sugar refineries, have issued tenders for the building of water treatment stations in their plants.

 

29-11-2010
Naji Otri, Syria’s PM, inaugurated on November 28 the new 102 km motorway linking the two eastern cities of Deir-ez-Zor and Hassakeh.
15-11-2010

The General Establishment of Geology and Mineral Resources has called in international companies to develop of a marble quarry and of asphalt deposits.

01-11-2010

Syria's average production of crude oil stood at 387,357 barrels per day (bpd) in the first nine months of 2009, according to the Ministry of Petroleum.