News | Manufacturing

24-05-2022
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will soon launch a 1-million-dollar project to rehabilitate a state-owned factory in Homs in what may be the first time since 2011 that the UNDP funds the restoration of an industrial plant owned by the government.

News | Economy

24-05-2022
Wassim Qattan is a Damascene businessman who emerged among Syria’s business elite only a few years ago and is believed to be acting as a front for powerful regime personalities. Unknown prior to 2017, Mr Qattan has acquired several high-profile contracts from state institutions in the real estate and hospitality sectors. With little information on his source of wealth, he is widely believed to be acting as a front for wealthy and powerful regime personalities, even if the identity of his sponsor remains unclear.

CHART OF THE WEEK

24-05-2022
This chart provides an overview of Syria's fuel imports between 2005 and 2019.

Library | Reports

17-05-2022
This report examines economic and socio-political developments in Northeast Syria prior to and following 2011. It sheds light on the political institutions and economic policies of the AANES, as well as its relations with the Syrian government. Lastly, it provides a sketch of the administration's budget and covers various public and private sector investments.

News | Oil and Gas

24-05-2022
The government has increased unsubsidised oil prices, attributing the hike to “rising global oil prices” and to its effort “to narrow the wide gap with black market prices.” Damascus has also announced a new Iranian credit line for the purchase of oil supplies from Tehran.

HLP | Analysis & Features

24-05-2022
Alternative housing – which is housing granted as compensation for a demolished or expropriated home that was unregistered or built informally – is one of the most confusing concepts in Syrian law. Because there is no clear definition of alternative housing, different Syrian laws have addressed the concept in varying ways.

News | Economy

24-05-2022
A French appeals court recently ruled against cement giant Lafarge in the latest setback for the multinational company during a five-year legal battle over its past activities in Syria.

Library | Economic data

24-05-2022
This list includes one table on Chinese companies mentioned in our articles with links to the relevant articles and another on companies established in Syria with Chinese investors.

HLP | News

24-05-2022
Although inheritance within the Ismaili sect is subject to the provisions of Personal Status Law No. 59 of 1953, social customs appear to be a stronger factor in determining the rights of Ismaili women to their inheritance.

Library | Political documents

24-05-2022
The following text is the UN's report of the UN Security Council Briefing on the Humanitarian Situation in Syria held on May 20, 2022.

Library | Economic data

24-05-2022
This list includes one table on Jordanian companies mentioned in our articles with links to the relevant articles and another on companies established in Syria with Jordanian investors.

News | Oil and Gas

24-05-2022
Syria chaired the 108th meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Organisation of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries on May 18 and plans to host the Arab Energy Conference in 2027.

Companies

  • Beyond Rights LLC (foreign company)
    Providing child care services.
  • Al-Radi Trading LLC
    Import, export, and trading of textiles, clothes, electrical tools, and foodstuff.
  • Sultan and Seif LLC
    Trading of foodstuff, decor, electrical systems, industrial equipments, cables, and generators.
  • Jamal Technology LLC
    Import, export, and trading of electrical and electronic appliances and construction materials.
  • Hawai Sharqi
    Import, export, and trading of electrical tools, industrial machinery, cars, foodstuff, and clothes.
  • Silk Bridge Trading and Investment LLC
    Import, export, and trading of construction materials, heavy and light machinery, power devices, electrical tools, and medical and agricultural equipment; providing mechanical and electrical maintenance services; and contracting.

Official Gazette



حقوق السكن والأراضي والممتلكات

24-05-2022
تعتبر فكرة السكن البديل أو "التعويضي"، أي التعويض بمسكن مقابل هدم أو استملاك مسكن مُخالفٍ وغير ملحوظ في السجلات العقارية، من الأفكار المشوشة في القوانين السورية. وعدا عن عدم وجود تعريف واضح للسكن البديل ولمستحقيه، فإن القوانين تعاملت معه بأشكال مختلفة.
24-05-2022
لا تلقى قصص توريث النساء الاسماعيليات، اهتماماً كبيراً، نظراً إلى عدم وجود تعليمات دينية لدى الطائفة الإسماعيلية حول توريث النساء، لا سلباً ولا ايجاباً. ولذا، فإن توريثهن غالباً ما يكون رهناً بالعُرف الاجتماعي، وبالتالي يبقى استنسابياً مرتبطاً بالعائلات، وبالحالات الفردية، ومستوى التقبل أو الرفض الاجتماعي.
24-05-2022
يواصل الجيش التركي حفر خندق عسكري، يفصل مناطق سيطرة المعارضة السورية في ريف حلب شمال غربي سوريا، عن منطقة سيطرة قوات النظام وأيضاً عن منطقة سيطرة قوات سوريا الديموقراطية. عمليات الحفر، بدأت مطلع نيسان في ريف جرابلس، ولكنها توقفت عندما وصلت إلى بلدة تادف، في آيار الجاري، بعد احتجاجات أهلية وسط مخاوف على حقوق السكن والأرض والملكية.
24-05-2022
في 15 شباط 2022، دعت محافظة دمشق، شاغلي المحال في سوق اللحوم المركزي بالزبلطاني إلى مراجعة مديرية شؤون الأملاك التابعة للمحافظة، خلال مدة شهر من تاريخه، وتقديم ثبوتياتهم (وثائقهم الشخصية وعقود الإيجار الخاصة بهم). واعتبرت المحافظة أن عدم مراجعة مديرية شؤون الأملاك، سيعتبر بمثابة تخل من أصحاب المحال عن عقود الإيجار أو الاستثمار.

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