Subjects – Syria Report



Fish production has reached 13,000 tonnes this season, reaching pre-2011 levels. Syria's imports of fish and fishery products are expected to rise following the Central Bank of Syria's decision on February 18 to allow tourist establishments to import seafood and fishery items not available in the local market.
In 2021, Jordan issued 56 percent more work permits to Syrian refugees compared with 2020, according to official data published by the UNHCR and the Syrian Refugee Unit at the Jordanian Ministry of Labour. This is the highest annual number of work permits issued to Syrian refugees since 2016.