Economy

22-01-2019
For the first time, the European Union has put sanctions on the business elite that has emerged from the Syrian war as well as on its most symbolic investment project.
08-01-2019
As the UAE and Bahrain announced the restoration of their ties with Damascus, Syria and Iran inked a new economic cooperation agreement.
08-01-2019
The Syrian President has announced a pay increase for the military, the second in less than a year, while other public sector employees and civil servants have seen their salaries frozen for the past three years.
24-12-2018
Several companies from the UAE are looking again at the Syrian market and sending delegations to Damascus.
24-12-2018
The withdrawal of American forces from Syria’s northeastern region will have important economic consequences.
18-12-2018
The EU General Court has upheld the blacklisting of Makhlouf family members and of Syriatel, one of Syria’s largest private sector companies and property of Rami Makhlouf.
18-12-2018
Syria and Russia signed several agreements during a joint meeting in Damascus last week, but whether they will materialize in the absence of significant funding is an open question.
18-12-2018
Shortages of various key products in the market are highlighting the continuing difficulties faced by the government to deliver goods and services to its population.
04-12-2018
Syria’s inflation rate was almost flat last year as some product categories actually witnessed a decline in prices, new data from the government indicate.
04-12-2018
Financial results from Syrian public joint stock companies in the first nine months of this year appear to confirm an improvement in business activity in some sectors.
04-12-2018
Syria’s main opposition-affiliated development fund announced in the past three months the financing of several new projects in the country’s north and northeast.
03-12-2018
Saudi Arabia is providing grant aid to UNRWA, including for its Syria programmes, helping partly offset the withdrawal of American funding.
27-11-2018
The number of companies established by Syrians in Egypt continues to rise rapidly, official Egyptian data indicate.
26-11-2018
The Syrian President has reshuffled the government and appointed nine new ministers.
20-11-2018
UNRWA is expected to reduce further its expenses in Syria early next year, deteriorating the conditions of Palestinians in the country, a Syrian official has said.

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