Media

18-03-2006
Syria's first free zone for media was officially launched on March 12, with the Information Ministry and head of the Syrian Free Zones revealing they had received 17 applications from private Syrian media companies to set up in the area of land on the ...
01-08-2005
The first Syrian privately owned satellite television channel, "Sham," which will present mainly social features and drama, with a limited scope for news and interviews, has started test broadcasting from Dubai in preparation to begin broadca...
01-02-2003
The size of Syria's advertising industry reached SYP1.1 billion (USD21.15 million) for the whole of last year, according to a study of the Damascus-based Arab Advertising Organization.
01-02-2003
The Digital, Syria’s first magazine focusing on Information and Communication Technologies, has been launched.
07-05-2002
A survey on electronic government readiness in 196 countries by research firm World Markets Research Center and Brown University ranked Syria 133rd worldwide and 16th among 19 countries in the Middle East and North Africa region.
30-01-2002
The Syrian cabinet has decided to allow private radio stations to operate for the first time, although with strict limits on what they may broadcast.

Events

Assessing the Price of Imported Goods
Damascus Chamber of Commerce
6th Damascus Insurance Forum
Four Seasons Hotel