China (353)

24-04-2019

Investment in hospitality projects; general trading

20-03-2019

This table lists the participants at the Brussels meeting on March 12-14, 2019 (Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region - Brussels III Conference).

12-03-2019

Revenues data from one of Syria’s most iconic attractions highlight how long the road still is before the tourism industry returns anywhere close to where it stood in 2010.

06-03-2019

The list below includes the names of all the individuals that have been blacklisted by the European Union since the beginning of the Syrian uprising in March 2011.

27-02-2019

A French tour operator has announced the resumption of its operations in Syria, becoming one of the first western tourism companies to return to the country.

22-01-2019

Three new licenses for car assembly plants have been given to Syrian investors in the past few months, raising the potential number of these plants, including several that have been operating for years, to eight. Here is a breakdown of these projects.

15-01-2019

One of Syria’s two Iranian-owned car assembly plants has announced that it was resuming its operations.

17-12-2018

Chinese investors, among others, have recently been visiting the site of the Marota City project, which is struggling to attract investors and funding.

27-11-2018

The list below includes all the Syrian individuals, entities, aircrafts and vessels that have been put under sanctions by the U.S. Administration since 2005.

12-11-2018

The following factsheet provides technical details on, and lists the status of, Syria’s main gas treatment plants as of July 04, 2017.

30-10-2018

The value of the import licenses granted to Syrian traders by the Ministry of Economy declined in the first three quarters of this year, official data indicate.

29-10-2018

A Syrian court has reportedly discharged a freezing order on the assets of a prominent Syrian investor.

23-10-2018

Syrian official media recently reported the delivery of hundreds of electric generators offered by the Chinese government to Damascus.

11-10-2018

In this 2,200-word factsheet we provide a profile of the Syrian cement sector.

02-10-2018

The main highlights of the 60th edition of the Damascus International Trade Fair, which was held last month, included a relatively large Russian presence, a very limited one by Chinese companies and the absence of announcements of major business deals.

02-10-2018

China’s Huawei is considering withdrawing from Syria, posing a serious challenge to the country’s telecommunications sector, and highlighting the unwillingness of Chinese companies to take the Syria risk.

25-09-2018

Syrian state entities have signed contracts worth several dozens of millions of dollars to buy heavy machinery from China and Russia.

18-09-2018

Syria’s foreign trade deficit increased again in 2017, initial data indicate.

18-09-2018

The tables below provide a list of Syria's main trading partners last year with the value of their exports to, and import from, Syria.

17-09-2018

The tables below provide a list of Syria's main trading partners last year with the value of their exports to, and import from, Syria.

11-09-2018

The Syrian government has signed a contract to import 1,000 transit buses from China in the next year, a contract worth dozens of millions of dollars.

31-07-2018

The Syrian government has extended for six more months the exemption on custom duties granted to imports from Iran.

31-07-2018

The U.S. has blacklisted a number of Syrian and other individuals and entities over the regime’s chemicals production programme.

12-07-2018

In this 2,600-word factsheet we look at China’s economic interests in Syria.

10-07-2018

The two tables below list the number of foreigners by nationality who entered Syria in the period 2010-2016.

03-07-2018

Export-import; building materials trading; contracting

02-07-2018

Iran exports to Syria, including radars, continued to increase last year, positioning it as the country’s third largest supplier.

26-06-2018

According to a local media, a Spanish company is considering supplying a photovoltaic power station in Syria, a very rare example of western interest in the Syrian economy.

25-06-2018

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Russian NTV Channel in Damascus on Sunday June 24, 2018.

12-06-2018

Export-import; contracting

10-05-2018

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Kathimerini, a Greek daily, in Damascus on May 10, 2018.

10-04-2018

A British petroleum company has confirmed that oil continues to be extracted from its fields in northern Syria despite western sanctions.