Hama (620)

23-04-2018

Cement sales by state-owned companies declined in the first quarter of this year, according to official data.

19-04-2018

In this 2,300-word factsheet we provide a profile of Samer Foz, who in the space of the past two years has risen to become Syria’s most powerful investor.

10-04-2018

The concluding statement of the April 4 meeting between Vladimir Putin, Hassan Rouhani and Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara, Turkey:

10-04-2018

Export-import; Iron trading

03-04-2018

Export-import; contracting

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.

20-03-2018

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.

20-03-2018
20-03-2018

Real estate development and investment

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

Filings from some companies have confirmed the improvement in the Syrian business environment in 2017 after years of steep decline.

05-03-2018

Syria has issued a tender to improve the efficiency of three of its power plants and reduce their consumption of fuel oil.

05-03-2018

Iran is furthering its reach in Syria’s education sector while the Syrian government seems unable to meet its promises to invest in that sector.

27-02-2018

The text of U.N. Security Council resolution 2401 (2018) adopted on February 24, 2018 caling on a cessation of hostilities in Syria.

The text of the resolution reads as follows:

         The Security Council,

22-02-2018

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

20-02-2018

Sales of cement at Syria’s state-owned plants slightly decreased last year, according to preliminary data.

13-02-2018

Dozens of Russian companies have shown interest in the Syrian market, but many obstacles remain for furthering economic and trade ties, including western sanctions, a prominent investor has admitted.

06-02-2018

This is the list of the 14 heads of Syrian governorates as of 05 February 2018.

30-01-2018

The Syrian regime and opposition groups north of Homs have reached a deal whereby electric supplies to the latter are restored in exchange for a repair of a major transmission line.

23-01-2018

Export-import

21-11-2017

The opening of a crossing between opposition and regime-held areas in the province of Hama has highlighted the continued economic and trade dependency of the two parties.

21-11-2017

The financial results of some of Syria’s largest companies show an increase in revenues across the board, albeit from very low levels.

16-11-2017

Export and import; Tourism services
 

31-10-2017

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

03-10-2017

Russia is reportedly willing to provide finance for some of Syria’s large electricity projects, in what would be the first case of important direct funding by Moscow in many years.

12-09-2017

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

12-09-2017

The Syrian government announced last week that a Greek-Italian consortium had begun works on a new power plant in Deir Ali near Damascus, in what is likely the largest ongoing engineering project in the country, although how it plans to pay for it remains a mystery.

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.

05-09-2017

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

05-09-2017

The number of real estate transactions in Syria's fourteen provinces between 2010 and 2016.

04-09-2017

After years of suspension, power supplies to the city of Aleppo have been restored by the Syrian authorities.

22-08-2017

The Cham Hotels Group, the largest hotel operator in the country, has reported an increase in its revenues in the first half of this year, although they stand at only a fraction of their pre-uprising level.

08-08-2017

The table below lists all the Syrian companies contracted by UN agencies in 2016. The data include the name of the companies, the subject of the contracts and their value.

08-08-2017

Trade and distribution of food and beverages

25-07-2017

Construction works; contracting

25-07-2017

The Syrian government announced last week the allocation of billions of pounds to the Homs province almost exclusively dedicated to communities supportive of the regime and areas inhabited by religious minorities.

04-07-2017

A new attack on the Mhardeh power plant north of Hama has put it out of service and highlighted the very fragile security situation in various parts of the country.

20-06-2017

The launch of a new car assembly plant in Syria, the second in the space of four months only, has served to highlight the steady rise to prominence of an increasingly powerful businessman.