Real Estate & Construction

23-04-2018
Cement sales by state-owned companies declined in the first quarter of this year, according to official data.
17-04-2018
Damascus Cham Holding has announced the signing of a new joint-venture with private investors to invest in Marota City as well as having received a license to establish the country’s first mortgage finance company.
10-04-2018
Bashar Al-Assad has enacted a law that dispossesses many refugees and displaced Syrians from their homes and enables the regime to rebuild large parts of the country under its own terms.
27-03-2018
The Damascus governorate has approved the urban planning scheme for the second major area it plans to develop under Decree 66.
27-03-2018
Rami Makhlouf is now involved in the controversial Marota City real estate development in the Mazzeh District of Damascus.
20-02-2018
Sales of cement at Syria’s state-owned plants slightly decreased last year, according to preliminary data.
13-02-2018
Damascus Cham Holding is establishing a new joint venture with private investors to develop several properties in Marota City, the controversial large real estate project in the Syrian capital.
13-02-2018
Syrians ranked among the largest foreign investors in Lebanon’s real estate market last year, Lebanese data indicate.
06-02-2018
The demand for steel and cement in Syria is too low to justify any new investment in this sector, government officials have said.
30-01-2018
A Kuwaiti-based company has announced the purchase of a plot of land outside Damascus, in a very rare case of an investment by a Gulf company in Syria since 2011.
16-01-2018
The Syrian regime is planning to extend to all of Syria a law that enables the displacement of populations from informal housing areas under the pretext of building modern real estate development projects.
16-01-2018
Updated on February 02, 2018 (see bottom for details on updates): A new Syrian investor has signed an agreement to invest in the Basatin Al-Razi real estate area near Damascus.
09-01-2018
A Syrian businessman, little heard of until recently, has signed two contracts worth hundreds of millions of dollars to participate in the development of the controversial Basatin Al-Razi project.
09-01-2018
The Pharaon Investment Group has taken over the management of the state-owned Adra Cement Plant, which it will seek to develop.
21-11-2017
Samer Foz has been granted the right to develop real estate properties worth hundreds of millions of dollars in the Basatin Al-Razi project in Damascus.

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