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17-05-2016

The price of cement set by state-owned companies was increased last week, the second such hike in the space of three months.

26-04-2016

Syria’s cement production from state-owned companies was stable in the first quarter of this year as the Government is seeking to launch a new plant under the recently-adopted Public Private Partnership law.

26-04-2016

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

19-04-2016

The list of the 250 members of Parliament following the elections organized on April 13, 2016.

12-04-2016

The attack last week of two large industrial concerns near Damascus highlights the persistent lack of security for people and businesses in areas only a few kilometres away from the Syrian capital.

09-02-2016

In 2015, the volume of cement produced by Syria’s public sector companies declined by around 20 percent on an annual basis, reflecting both lower demand in the market and production challenges.

22-12-2015

The Syrian Metals and Steel Council was established last week with the aim of lobbying for a sector that will benefit from any reconstruction drive.

09-11-2015

In the first nine months of the year, the volume of cement produced by Syria’s state-owned plants declined by a fifth on an annual basis.

08-06-2015

Syria’s free trade zones shipped a total of SYP 84 billion worth of goods last year, according to official data.

25-05-2015

Syrian manufacturers who relocated abroad are banned from exporting their products back to Syria, according to Humam Al-Jazairi, the Minister of Economy.

11-05-2015

Sales of Portland cement by state plants in the first quarter of this year continued to decline, according to official data.

04-05-2015

A court is auctioning off the Syrian assets of Egypt’s ElSewedy Cables to repay debts the company owes to a local bank.

27-04-2015

The Ministry of Industry has signed an agreement with Pharaon Investment Group to develop the Adra Cement Plant near Damascus.

13-10-2014

Syria’s state-owned cement plants have witnessed another decline in their production level in the first six months of this year.

01-09-2014

The Syrian Investment Agency licensed 40 projects in the first eight months of the year, most of them located around Damascus and in the coastal area.

26-05-2014

Two new industrial areas to accommodate manufacturing investments have been established in the coastal city of Lattakia by the Ministry of Local Administration.

20-01-2014

The value of goods shipped into and out of Syria’s free trade zones dropped sharply in 2013.

29-04-2013

ElSewedy Electric, one of the largest foreign investors in Syria’s manufacturing sector, is considering quitting the market in view of the deteriorating business environment, according to Egyptian media reports.

22-04-2013

Trading and contracting

27-03-2013

The production of cement by Syria’s public sector decreased by around 25 percent in 2012 because of a suspension of activity at its plants located in Aleppo.

10-12-2012
09-10-2012
27-08-2012

Book of conditions to be purchased from company (EUR 400)

30-07-2012

General trading

12-03-2012
15-02-2012

A bomb blast hit on Wednesday morning a 12” pipeline supplying gas oil to Damascus, an attack attributed by SANA, the official Syrian news agency, to “an armed terrorist group,” and by an opposition group to misfiring by the Syrian army.

12-02-2012

Adra Cement, a state-owned cement manufacturing company, said that it had begun output from its third production line.

30-01-2012

The General Organisation of Free Zones, the body in charge of the management of Syria’s free trade zones, said its revenues, generated from rent and other fees paid by companies, stood at SYP 900 million last year, from SYP 1 billion in 2010.

20-10-2011

The Damascus water utility is seeking bidders for the construction of a “biological gas treatment system” in the sewage treatment plant in of Adra, outside Damascus.

22-09-2011

General Trading and contracting

27-07-2011

The Ministry of Local Administration has announced that it is scrapping penalties levied on investors in the country’s industrial cities.

11-07-2011

General trade and contracting; various manufacturing and agricultural projects 

31-05-2011
24-05-2011

The Syrian Investment Agency (SIA) said that it had licensed 96 investment applications across the country in the first quarter of this year, a year-on-year decrease of 8.5 percent.

08-05-2011

The Qatar Electricity & Water Company has announced that it is scrapping plans to build two power plants in Syria worth a combined USD1 billion.

20-03-2011

Book of conditions to be purchased from company (EUR 50) 

10-03-2011

Manufacture and import of meat and food

10-03-2011

Various trading, including alarm and security equipments

09-03-2011

 Trading of building and décor materials