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15-05-2018

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

15-05-2018

As battles recede in most of western Syria, the country’s warlords appear to be integrating increasingly into the formal economy.

10-05-2018

A full breakdown of Syria's 2018 budget with current and investment expenses detailed for each item in the budget.

08-05-2018

The withdrawal of rebel forces from their pocket north of Homs is going to ease the transport of goods and passengers in central Syria.

08-05-2018

The government inaugurated last week a gathering station near Qara that adds new production to Syria’s gas sector.

24-04-2018

Last week, Russia and Syria signed several new economic cooperation agreements during an international business forum organized in Crimea, including to develop offshore resources.

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.

17-04-2018

A delegation from an oil-rich Russian autonomous region has signed a framework agreement with the Homs governorate.

16-04-2018

Export-import, contracting

10-04-2018

Bashar Al-Assad has enacted a law that dispossesses many refugees and displaced Syrians from their homes and enables the regime to rebuild large parts of the country under its own terms.

10-04-2018

Advertising and communication

03-04-2018

The fall of Eastern Ghouta to the Syrian regime, which is likely to be concluded in the next days or weeks, will have several economic consequences.

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.

27-03-2018

Syria’s power generation utility wants to raise some USD 147 million to fund several renewable electricity generation projects.

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

An influential businessman has pushed for the establishment of a new governorate, which would be the fifteenth in Syria.

19-03-2018

Two new wells started production north of Damascus last week adding capacity to Syria’s gas production.

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
06-03-2018

A Lebanese media close to the Syrian regime has provided an estimate for the oil production in the Kurdish-controlled part of the country.

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.

22-02-2018

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

20-02-2018

This is the list of companies licensed by Syria's real estate commission.

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

Manufacturing of various plastic products

06-02-2018

Syria began in September of last year to generate revenues from its exports of electricity to Lebanon.

06-02-2018

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

30-01-2018

Chinese companies are increasingly enquiring about business opportunities in Syria, although no funding for reconstruction is expected to come from Beijing.

30-01-2018

Syria’s oil and gas production increased noticeably this year, but output still remains very low and is unlikely to increase by much in the near future.

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

The Homs city council has signed a new management contract for the city’s only four-star hotel.

09-01-2018

A Syrian businessman, little heard of until recently, has signed two contracts worth hundreds of millions of dollars to participate in the development of the controversial Basatin Al-Razi project.

09-01-2018

Data as well as official decisions by the Syrian government confirm that its spending priorities continue to go to its core constituency of the coastal area in addition to the families of the soldiers who died fighting for the regime.

19-12-2017

The Minister of Petroleum has set production targets for both oil and gas for next year and 2019.

19-12-2017

Syria has reopened the Joussieh border crossing with Lebanon, the last that was still closed between the two countries.

12-12-2017

A selection of reports, papers and articles on Syria.

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.

14-11-2017

UNDP has issued a tender for a consultancy work on the Banias Power Plant as it seeks to prevent a shutdown.

14-11-2017

Iran is planning to finance the construction of a sugar refinery production line, according to the head of the state sugar production body.