Iran (762)

12-12-2017

A selection of reports, papers and articles on Syria.

07-12-2017

The press statements of the presidents of Russia, Iran and Turkey after their meeting on November 22 in Sotchi, Russia:

07-12-2017

The concluding statement of the November 22 meeting between Vladimir Putin, Hassan Rouhani and Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Sotchi, Russia:

28-11-2017

The Syrian Minister of Economy has implicitly acknowledged that his government will receive no major funding for the reconstruction effort.

28-11-2017

Syrian-Iranian bilateral trade, excluding crude oil, increased over the past two years, although it remains well below its pre-uprising level.

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.

14-11-2017

Data from the Syrian government provide indications on the sources of Syria’s crude oil procurements.

07-11-2017

Syria and Oman signed last week a memorandum of understanding in the oil and gas sector, an agreement that has a political as much as an economic significance.

07-11-2017

Import-export of building materials, electric and electronic equipment

24-10-2017

Syria’s car assembly plants produced a combined 1,500 units so far this year, according to a local media.

24-10-2017

On Sunday 22 October, the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces captured the large Omar Field east of Deir-ez-Zor, effectively leaving the Syrian regime without direct control on any of the country’s largest oil fields.

24-10-2017

Syria’s production of phosphate has restarted after a stoppage of almost 18 months, but the revenues the government will collect will be limited.

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.

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.

26-09-2017

The European Union said that it will organise next spring a new conference to provide financing for Syrian refugees and displaced.

26-09-2017

The takeover of a large gas field near Deir-ez-Zor by Kurdish-affiliated Syrian opposition groups last week draws many economic and political implications for a range of local, regional and international actors including the Syrian regime, Iran, the U.S. but also Russian private contractors.

25-09-2017

The text of the speech of Walid Al-Mouallem in New-York on September 23, 2017.

19-09-2017

Syria and Iran signed last week several agreements in the electricity sector worth hundreds of millions of dollars although most of them will likely remain ink on paper.

19-09-2017

The Syrian government has revised upward its end-of-year targets for oil, gas and phosphate production.

19-09-2017

The issuance of Syrian passports continues to generate significant foreign currency revenues but to a lower extent than in previous years, according to a government official.

19-09-2017

During the first half of 2017, Syrians remained the most numerous foreign investors in Turkey.

12-09-2017

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

12-09-2017

The success by the Syrian regime and the various militias affiliated to it last week in breaking the siege of Deir-ez-Zor could pave the way for important long-term economic benefits.

12-09-2017

Syria’s consumption of oil products stabilized in past months as regular imports from Iran continued, according to a government official.

12-09-2017

The revenues of Syriatel, one of the country’s two mobile phone operators, surged in the first half of this year to more than twice those of its sole competitor, while the launch of a third Iranian-led operator appears to have been postponed.

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.

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.

12-09-2017

Syria’s foreign trade declined by around a fifth last year, suggesting a further contraction in spending and investment, initial data show.

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.

04-09-2017

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

29-08-2017

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

22-08-2017

A weekly selection of reports, papers and articles on 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.

22-08-2017

The participation of Iranian and Russian companies to the Damascus International Trade Fair has given the opportunity for these two countries to push further their economic and business interests.