Lattakia (703)

21-08-2018

Construction services including for infratructure work

21-08-2018

Production of pharmaceuticals

07-08-2018

The table below lists all the Syrian companies contracted by UN agencies in 2017. The data include the name of the companies, the subject of the contracts and their value.

07-08-2018

Engineering and economic consulting services

31-07-2018

The list below includes all the Syrian individuals, entities, aircrafts and vessels that have been put under sanctions by the U.S. Administration since 2005.

24-07-2018

The list below includes the names of all the individuals that have been blacklisted by the European Union since the beginning of the Syrian uprising in March 2011.

24-07-2018

Updated on July 26, 2018 (see bootom of article): Two cargo ships transporting wheat from Crimea to Syria have been delisted from registries, while a Makhlouf-related businessman has been removed from the EU sanctions list.

17-07-2018

Trade of cars, clothes, electronic products

12-07-2018

In this 2,600-word factsheet we look at China’s economic interests in Syria.

03-07-2018

The number of residents in Syria stands at around 19.2 million, according to recent estimates.

03-07-2018

The estimated size of Syria's population by governorate as of the end of May 2018.

26-06-2018

According to a local media, a Spanish company is considering supplying a photovoltaic power station in Syria, a very rare example of western interest in the Syrian economy.

26-06-2018

Constrction engineering

19-06-2018

Export-import engineering and electronic equipment; clothing trading; contracting

12-06-2018
05-06-2018

A decree granting citizenship to dozens of foreigners, including prominent Syrian investors, has created an uproar in Lebanon.

05-06-2018

The Syrian regime is clamping down on Ayman Jaber, one of Syria’s most prominent warlords and a long-time business partner of the Assad family.

29-05-2018

A Syrian official has said that flights between Lattakia and Sharjah were resuming, highlighting the intermittent use of the airport since the intervention of the Russian army in the conflict.

29-05-2018

This table provides data on passenger traffic at Syria's five civilian airports between 2010 and 2016.

22-05-2018

The foundation stone of a rare Russian investment in Syria was laid last week near Tartous.

22-05-2018

Maritime shipping agency

10-05-2018

A full breakdown of Syria's 2018 budget with current and investment expenses detailed for each item in the budget.

08-05-2018

Various services for petroleum companies including catering

24-04-2018

While the Syrian government continues to boast of its success in covering basic expenses, including civil servants’ salaries, in practice it is mortgaging the country’s long-term economic prospects.

24-04-2018

Last week, Russia and Syria signed several new economic cooperation agreements during an international business forum organized in Crimea, including to develop offshore resources.

19-04-2018

In this 2,300-word factsheet we provide a profile of Samer Foz, who in the space of the past two years has risen to become Syria’s most powerful investor.

03-04-2018

Syria’s regional planning commission has produced a long-term development plan that divides the country into seven regions that do not correspond to the boundaries of the current governorates.

27-03-2018

Trading of food products

20-03-2018
20-03-2018

Damascus’ landmark Four Seasons Hotel is now the property of one of the country’s most powerful business cronies.

13-03-2018

A German company is to restart the operations of a plant it operates in Syria after years of stoppage.

06-03-2018

Filings from some companies have confirmed the improvement in the Syrian business environment in 2017 after years of steep decline.

06-03-2018

Trade of spare parts for the oil and gas sector

05-03-2018

Iran is furthering its reach in Syria’s education sector while the Syrian government seems unable to meet its promises to invest in that sector.

27-02-2018

Export-import raw materials

22-02-2018

This is the list of the 14 heads of Syrian governorates as of 22 February 2018.

20-02-2018

This is the list of companies licensed by Syria's real estate commission.

06-02-2018

The following table provides data on traffic in Syria's two commercial ports of Lattakia and Tartous between 2006 and 2017.

06-02-2018

This is the list of the 14 heads of Syrian governorates as of 05 February 2018.

06-02-2018

Syria has signed a “roadmap agreement” with Russia to build some 2,650 MW of new power plants and turbines, despite the fact that there is no money to pay for these projects, which are worth more than EUR 2 billion.

06-02-2018

Syria’s two main ports of Tartous and Lattakia witnessed increased activity in 2017 on the back of growing imports.

16-01-2018

Syria’s dramatically poor rainfalls are threatening to have serious economic consequences this year.

16-01-2018

Data from several business sectors are confirming that Syria’s economy likely grew last year.

16-01-2018

Export and import of cosmetics

09-01-2018

The Ministry of Tourism has offered for investment a large plot of land on the Mediterranean coast, which will likely go to regime linked figures and, possibly, Russian investors.

09-01-2018

Data as well as official decisions by the Syrian government confirm that its spending priorities continue to go to its core constituency of the coastal area in addition to the families of the soldiers who died fighting for the regime.