Economy

16-04-2019
The government’s passport department in Hassakeh has announced the issuance of thousands of new passports a year after it resumed operations.
16-04-2019
In 2017, for the sixth year in a row, Syria’s gross domestic product declined, although at a slower pace than in previous years, while the government’s contribution fell significantly, official data show.
10-04-2019
The Syrian President has issued a decree that doubles the compensations paid to parents of deceased members of the security services.
27-03-2019
New decisions in the northern Aleppo countryside confirm that the region is being increasingly linked to Turkey.
26-03-2019
The Central Bureau of Statistics has provided an estimate of the average monthly budget a Syrian household needs in order to live decently.
20-03-2019
The annual Brussels conference on aid to Syria ended last week with a significant increase in amounts pledged by various countries.
20-03-2019
The details of the Syrian budget, which we publish this week, shed some light on the government expenditure structure, but also on some misleading numbers.
20-03-2019
One of Syria’s most prominent new business cronies has been arrested in Kuwait on charges of money laundering.
12-03-2019
A new attempt by Rami Makhlouf to cancel EU sanctions against his companies has failed.
06-03-2019
In this article The Syria Report addresses key issues raised in the debate over western sanctions on Syria and makes a number of policy recommendations.
06-03-2019
The European Union has updated its Syria sanctions list with seven new members of the government.
27-02-2019
A Syrian business group is planning to set-up a new freight company dedicated to exports to the UAE.
27-02-2019
The number of Syrians registered with social security has dropped massively in the past five years, according to numbers revealed by the country’s Social Security Organisation.
19-02-2019
Syria’s trade with Lebanon declined last year on the back of lower Syrian exports, increasing a trade deficit that has been ongoing since 2012.
13-02-2019
The Syrian government is continuing its policy of granting economic benefits to Syrian military personal, including several measures that were passed recently and that may partly be a response to growing discontent among loyalist segments of the population.

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