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02-04-2024
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.
27-02-2024
Since the arrival of the new Indian ambassador, Irshad Ahmad, to Syria last October, Mr Ahmad has immediately stepped up the economic diplomacy efforts. Yet, bilateral trade between India and Syria has declined since 2019.
06-02-2024
The Central Bank of Jordan has tightened money transfers from Jordan to Syria by reverting the easement of conditions adopted in March 2023 in the aftermath of the February 6 earthquake. The Jordanian move can be seen as a way to avoid inteational sanctions.
02-01-2024
After 13 years of conflict, humanitarian needs in Syria are on the rise while inteational aid funds continues to shrink and Syria’s economy rapidly deteriorates. The dependency on inteational humanitarian assistance has greatly expanded over the past decade, although such aid has not improved living conditions or sustained economic recovery.
14-11-2023
Syria recorded an annual inflation rate of 84.9 percent in 2022, compared to an average of 5.1 percent in the rest of Arab countries and 8.5 percent recorded globally, according to the Annual Bulletin of the Syrian Centre for Policy Research, published on October 12. The hike in prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages contributed to 41.3 percent of last year’s general inflation, followed by the housing, water, electricity and gas category, then transportation and health.

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15-05-2024
This 9300-word report presents a detailed account of inteational sanctions on Syria. It delves into the American and European sanctions programs, exemptions, and challenges in enforcing sanctions.
20-06-2023
Our report on Syria's oil sector, covering pre-uprising conditions, production data, foreign company involvement, the impact of sanctions, Iranian oil imports.

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