11-12-2019

The arrest of a businessman in the UAE on terrorism charges at the request of Syrian authorities sends a worrying signal to the Syrian business community there and highlights the improving ties between the Syrian and Emirati governments.

11-12-2019

The government approved on November 27 the construction of what it calls an eco-garden and tourism project on one of the largest empty plots of land in Damascus, an initiative that will lead to the expulsion of several dozen families.

11-12-2019

The Central Bank of Syria has introduced a new exchange rate for international organisations operating in Syria, allowing them to change dollars into pounds at a rate well above the official price.

11-12-2019

For the second time in less than two months, the Syrian government has acted against Tarif Al-Akhras, one of the country’s most powerful businessmen, although his success in reversing some earlier decisions points to his continued influence.

11-12-2019

The second construction permit for a building in Marota City has been awarded, according to the project’s official Facebook page.