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08-03-2011
07-03-2011
Syrian Railways has issued a tender to conduct repair works on the tunnels over the Aleppo-Lattakia railway link.
06-03-2011
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28-02-2011

Syrian households spent an average of SYP 30,826, or USD 655, a month in 2009, according to a recent survey by the Government.

22-02-2011
The Syrian Government has appointed a new head for the Syrian Investment Agency as well as new Governors for the three Governorates of Quneitra, Lattakia and Hama.
03-02-2011

The Syrian Investment Agency awarded 400 investment licenses to projects across Syria in 2010, including more than half in the manufacturing sector, a figure well above the previous year’s number.

31-01-2011
The containers’ traffic at the Port of Lattakia declined 5.6 percent last year in line with the decrease in bulk trade.
31-01-2011
Bilateral trade between Syria and Turkey expanded 43 percent last year to reach a total of USD 2.5 billion, as Turkey’s presence across various sectors of the Syrian economy is increasing at a fast pace.
10-01-2011
Bulk trade marked a slight slowdown in the two ports of Lattakia and Tartous last year, according to the Ministry of Transport.
03-01-2011
The UNDP is launching a request for proposal (RFP) for the procurement of a Hospital Management Information System.
20-12-2010
The number of containers handled by the Port of Tartous increased by 16 percent on a year-on-year basis as at the end of September.
16-12-2010

Syria’s wheat crop crossed the 3 million ton mark this year according to statistics published recently by the Central Bureau of Statistics.

13-12-2010

It rained and snowed across Syria on December 12, 13 and 14, leading to major traffic disruptions around Damascus but also bringing relief as the country feared it would face another year of drought.

06-12-2010

Porto Village Hotel, a hotel located in the Porto Tartous Development, previously known as Antaradus, will open its doors next month, according to Wahoud Group, the company developing the project.

05-12-2010

Al-Ghab Sugar and Deir-ez-Zor Sugar, two state-owned sugar refineries, have issued tenders for the building of water treatment stations in their plants.

 

28-11-2010

Souria Holding has signed an agreement with Banque Bemo Saudi Fransi (BBSF) to lead a syndicated loan for the financing of its Abraj Souria development in central Damascus.

15-11-2010

Jumeirah, a UAE based group, will manage the 5-star hotel that will be part of Abraj Souria, a development by Souria Holding in the Baramkeh district of Damascus.

14-11-2010

Tofarco, a Cypriot developer, has been selected by the Syrian Government to develop a pilot zone in the Snobar project, one of the largest real estate developments in the country.

31-10-2010
A recent Presidential decree is expected to help increase the supply of real estate properties in Syria’s main cities by forcing land owners to build.
25-10-2010

Bena Properties has announced that excavation works at Taj Halab had begun.

18-10-2010
The number of investment projects that were licensed by the Syrian Investment Agency in the first nine months of this year, or a year-on-year increase of 74 percent.
14-10-2010

Dedeman Hotels and Intourist Sinara have formally signed a management contract for the 4-star Joul Jammal Resort the latter is developing in Lattakia.

11-10-2010

The English transcript of statements made by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Damascus on October 11, 2010.

11-10-2010
Qatari Diar, the real estate development arm of the Qatari Government, will build and manage 13 underground car parks in Damascus starting next year, according to Nassouh Nabulsi of the Damascus Governorate.
11-10-2010
Turkey has provided a credit line of EUR 180 to Syria for the financing of infrastructure projects, according to Mohammad Hussein, Minister of Finance.
03-10-2010

Mina Mall, one of Tartous’ first commercial malls, will open its doors early October.

13-09-2010

Kulczyk Oil, a company searching for oil in Syria’s coastal region, has announced that Mena Hydrocarbons had agreed to buy a stake in the Block 9 production sharing agreement.

09-08-2010

The Ministry of Transport has released half year figures for various sectors of the transport industry.

18-07-2010

The number of branches and offices run by private sector banks in Syria increased by around 13 percent in the first half of this year.

12-07-2010

Several small and medium-sized Syrian cities will witness the opening of university faculties next year.

12-07-2010

The Syrian Investment Agency has announced that it had given a license to some 232 new investments in the agricultural, manufacturing and transport sectors in the first half of this year.

28-06-2010

Accor has signed an agreement with Bena Properties to manage its first two properties in Syria under the Novotel and Ibis brands.

28-06-2010
Arafeh Holding, a local manufacturing and trading group, mainly specialized in pharmaceutical products is diversifying into the hospitality sector.
21-06-2010

Syria and Iran have laid the foundation stone of a joint university to be built in Lattakia.

20-06-2010
The Ministry of Tourism has taken over the management of the Ebla Cham Hotel in Damascus from its operator, Cham Palaces and Hotels Group.
07-06-2010
The Central Bank of Syria has licensed three new money exchange bureaus.