27-04-2015

The Syrian Government has doubled the cost for issuing passports through Syrian embassies and cancelled the security clearance required to issue them, two decisions that highlight its desperate quest for new foreign currency earnings.

27-04-2015

More than 100 thousand building violations on real estate properties were recorded in the last four years in Damascus and its countryside, according to a Government official.

27-04-2015

The dollar accelerated last week its gains against the Syrian pound, crossed the 300 pounds level, and is now traded at its highest level on record.



Currency Rates

US Dollar 260.25   0.00%
Euro 283.20   0.07%
Monday 27 April 2015

Blog

In the News
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27-04-2015

A selection of ten articles on economic and social aspects in Syria.

In the News
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20-04-2015

Some of the main articles written this week on Syria's economy and society.

In the News
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13-04-2015

A selection of 15 articles on Syria including a map of border crossings, articles on ISIS...

Reports & Surveys

Two years after the beginning of the uprising Syria's oil and gas industry has been significantly affected by the turmoil gripping the country. In this 40-page document The Syria Report provides an overview of the industry's downstream and...
In this 40-page report The Syria Report provides an overview of Syria's agricultural sector and of the impact of years of mismanagement that eventually contributed to the onset of the popular uprising in March 2011. The report contains an overview of...
The Syria Report, a provider of economic information and advisory services, and Frontier, a UK-based research and advisory firm with wide experience in the real estate and hospitality sectors, have produced an 82-page overview of the Damas...