05-05-2021

The Syrian government granted last month the first banking licence in more than a decade to a murky group of investors including some with links to the Katerji family.

05-05-2021

A new electric vehicle manufacturer in Syria has partnered with a microfinance lender to sell its products to an increasingly impoverished population, seeking to capitalise on a growing need for alternative means of transportation amid chronic fuel shortages.

05-05-2021

The U.S. Department of Treasury has reached a USD 34,328 settlement with MoneyGram for apparent violations of sanctions programs, including transactions involving Syria it processed for two individuals.

05-05-2021

Insurance premiums increased by 37 percent in Syria last year as insurers raised prices to keep pace with inflation.

05-05-2021

Bilateral trade between Syria and Lebanon fell 37 percent last year, hit by the ongoing economic crisis in Lebanon compounded by the impact of the coronavirus pandemic and sanctions.

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