Economy

13-11-2018
Turkey has inaugurated a new border crossing with the area of Afrin, increasing to five the number of open crossings between the two countries.
06-11-2018
UPDATED on November 06, 2018 at 7:41 pm GMT - A new lobby of Syrian businessmen, grouping mostly investors based abroad that have kept ties with the Syrian regime, has been formed.
30-10-2018
A conference on reconstruction was organized last week by the Interim Government of the Syrian opposition.
30-10-2018
The visit last week to the east of the country by Syrian PM Imad Khamis was mostly about reaffirming the presence of the state in a very contested part of the country.
29-10-2018
A Syrian court has reportedly discharged a freezing order on the assets of a prominent Syrian investor.
23-10-2018
The government’s Reconstruction Committee has provided a list of the rehabilitation projects that are planned for this year.
23-10-2018
A delegation of 50 Syrian investors led by Mohammad Hamsho participated last week in Tehran in a bilateral economic forum.
23-10-2018
Syria’s 2019 budget is planned to increase by some 21.8 percent on an annual basis.
16-10-2018
Syria and Crimea have signed several economic and trade agreements, highlighting the role of the peninsula in the Syrian-Russian relation.
16-10-2018
Despite the country’s high unemployment rate, Syrian businesses, including state-owned enterprises, are continuing to report a shortage in skilled manpower, which is hampering their operations.
16-10-2018
The Nassib border post between Syria and Jordan, which is a strategic trading point for the whole Levant region, reopened yesterday after three years of closure.
09-10-2018
The American and British aid agencies have asked aid agencies to stop using the border crossing between Turkey and the Idlib area for fear that taxes on trucks transporting aid were partly used by Hayat Tahrir al-Sham, Reuters reported.
09-10-2018
The average required expenditure budget of a Syrian household needed to meet its most pressing requirements has remained stable in the first half of this year, according to a local report.
09-10-2018
Syria’s PM, Imad Khamis, visited last week the two coastal provinces of Tartous and Lattakia where he inaugurated a host of projects including the first government project or building to be named after Bashar Al-Assad.
08-10-2018
Syrian government institutions have published in recent weeks their estimates of the value of the destruction in several areas and business sectors.

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