business council (34)

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.

18-07-2017

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.

25-07-2016

The appeal by Samir Hassan, a leading Syrian investor, to lift sanctions imposed on him by the European Union has been rejected.

26-04-2016

UPDATED: Russia will supply to Syria a complimentary shipment of 100 thousand tons of wheat, Wael Halqi, the Prime Minister, said.

03-03-2014

The Ministry of Economy has re-established bilateral business councils, some eight months after they were dissolved, but only with a handful of countries allied to the Syrian regime.

10-06-2013

The Syrian government has dissolved the bilateral business councils established between Syrian and foreign businessmen.

14-02-2013

The Syrian government is raising the price of medicines and facilitating import procedures in order to ease the shortages of pharmaceutical products.

27-11-2010

The English transcript of statements made by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad following talks with his Indian counterpart on November 27, 2010.

04-11-2010

The English transcript of statements made by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad following talks with the Cypriot President in Nicosia on November 04, 2010.

11-10-2010
The Syrian Enterprise and Business Centre and the Syrian Hungarian Business Council are organising a one-day forum in Budapest on October 20.
23-08-2010

The National Bank of Egypt (NBE) has decided to open a representative office in Syria, instead of a fully-fledged subsidiary, because of the high capital required for local banks, according to Khaldoun Al-Muwakaa, the chairman of the Syrian-Egyptian Bu...

19-07-2010
The Syrian Business Council, which regroups most of Syria’s new business elite, has issued a rare statement criticising the little relevance of official statistics and its impact on investment and growth.
22-02-2010
Turkey’s state-owned Ziraat Bank plans to set up an affiliate in Syria in joint venture with local businessmen, according to Abdelqader Sabra, chairman of the Syrian-Turkish Business Council.
28-12-2009
The Syrian-Turkish High-Level Strategic Cooperation Council (STHLSCC) wrapped up its first meeting in Damascus on December 23, with the signing of 50 memoranda of understanding and protocols of cooperation.
10-11-2008
An economic and business delegation, headed by Abdallah Dardari, will visit the Czech Republic between the 19th and 22nd of November.
14-05-2007
Syria’s leading businessmen announced on May 8 the launch of the Syrian Business Council.
16-04-2007
The Syrian Canadian Businessmen Association (SCBA), a non-profit entity, will be officially launched on April 18
03-06-2006

BMG Financial Advisors, a Saudi finance advisory firm, is launching a private equity fund named Barada Capital One and capitalized at EUR 100 million for investments in various sectors in Syria.

01-12-2005

France’s Total has denied that it was currently holding discussions with the Syrian Government for the building of a new refinery.

15-11-2005

Syria is engaged in negotiations with French, Chinese and Russian firms for oil projects worth USD 4.4 billion, Abdallah Dardari, Syria’s deputy PM for economic affairs, said during a conference in Manama.

01-11-2005
A subsidiary of giant Russian company Gazprom won a tender to build the third part of the Arab Gas Pipeline that will ship gas from Egypt across Jordan to Syria and Turkey.
01-03-2004
Work has started on the UAE-based Majid Al Futtaim (MAF) Group's USD 300 million shopping mall and hotel project in the Syrian capital, Damascus following approval form the government, according to Saadallah Agha al-Qall'a, Syria's Minister of Tourism.
01-07-2003
A Syrian Business Council (SBC) has been officially launched in the United Arab Emirates.
01-03-2003
Following the meeting of the Syrian-Greek Joint Ministerial Committee (JMC), held in Damascus on February 22 and 23, bilateral economic relations between these two politically close countries are expected to receive a boost.
16-04-2002
The joint Syrian-Lebanese businessmen council will hold its annual meeting in Beirut on Wednesday 17.