Economy

04-12-2019
Following the government’s decision to increase the pay of state employees, the Kurdish-led authority in northeastern Syria has announced a similar measure.
04-12-2019
A decree has increased the number of members on a council that advises the Syrian cabinet on economic matters.
04-12-2019
The Ministry of Economy and the Central Bank of Syria have tightened the conditions to obtain an import licence as they seek to reduce the sale of foreign currencies.
04-12-2019
Switzerland has denied claims made by a German member of parliament that it planned to allocate hundreds of millions of euros to fund Syria’s reconstruction.
04-12-2019
Russia’s Stroytransgaz, which has several investments in Syria, is being increasingly criticised for its practices and performance, including recently by a member of parliament.
04-12-2019
Syria’s 2020 budget was formally adopted under Legislative Decree No. 25.
27-11-2019
Cham Holding, one of Syria’s largest holding companies, is reportedly selling shares owned by a prominent stakeholder.
27-11-2019
The Syrian government has significantly increased the salaries of civil servants, a move that will provide welcome short-term relief, but will also accelerate inflation and the depreciation of the currency.
20-11-2019
The Tartous governor has taken a rare action against two powerful Syrian businessmen, destroying houses they own on the coast, allegedly for building violations. 
20-11-2019
The economic situation in Syria is growing increasingly chaotic as the Syrian pound continues its freefall and prices rise.
06-11-2019
Various visits and meetings held by Iranian and Syrian officials over the past two months have highlighted the lack of meaningful progress in their economic relations.
30-10-2019
The UK has sanctioned a British company for making payment transfers to Syriatel and as such breaching EU sanctions imposed on that company.
30-10-2019
The trial of Nader Qalei in Canada will take place in May next year as the Syrian investor is expanding his investments back home.
23-10-2019
France has announced a new financial commitment to the trust fund supporting development projects in Turkish-controlled northern areas.
23-10-2019
Syria’s foreign trade deficit increased again in 2018, initial data indicate.

Events

SyrPetro
Damascus International Fairground
Tax Revision Committees
Damascus Chamber of Commerce