Tourism

13-06-2017
Cham Holding is expected to conclude a long-term agreement to develop a real estate project for the first time since the beginning of the uprising in 2011.
06-06-2017
The Ministry of Tourism is looking at offering several incentives to attract investment in a sector that can generate significant foreign currency revenues for the Government.
16-05-2017
The Ministry of Tourism said that arrivals increased markedly in the first quarter of this year, although it did not say how many of these visitors were actual tourists.
22-11-2016
Hundreds of hospitality facilities continue to operate in Syria relying on domestic tourism, the Minister of Tourism has said, although revenues have fallen dramatically.
11-10-2016
Only thirty-one countries worldwide still accept Syrians without imposing visas prior to their travel.
13-09-2016
The Syrian government has more than doubled the taxes Syrians will pay to leave the country.
16-11-2015
Looking for new sources of tax income, the Syrian government is now targeting the tourism sector.
26-10-2015
Displaced Syrians and local tourists contributed to high occupancy rates in hotels on the Syrian coast, according to an industry executive.
14-09-2015
Syrians are now the largest investors in Jordan’s restaurant sector, according to an industry analyst.
20-04-2015
Holders of Syrian passports can travel to 48 countries visa-free, according to a IATA database.
23-03-2015
A Syrian state media has reported that the Ministry of Tourism has awarded a license for the construction of a small 4-star hotel located in the Mazzeh district of Damascus.
09-03-2015
Hundreds of historical sites in Syria have been damaged during the conflict, according to a Government official, a fifth of which are in Aleppo.
02-03-2015
Cham Palaces and Hotels, a large chain of upscale hotels across Syria, reported an increase in revenues in 2014 after years of falling occupancy rates.
09-02-2015
A Syrian official has announced that the contract of a Qatari company to develop an upscale hospitality project on the Syrian coast is being terminated.
13-10-2014
Occupancy rates in hotels in the coastal area were high during the summer season and in September according to the Chairman of Syria’s Federation of Chambers of Tourism.

Events

City View 2011 - Damascus
Four Seasons Hotel
Computer & Technology Show
Boulevard Damascus