Economy

17-06-2020
On June 11, Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad appointed Hussein Arnous as prime minister after dismissing Imad Khamis, who paid the price for recent socio-economic difficulties.
17-06-2020
The collapse of the Syrian currency is accelerating the transition to the Turkish lira in northern parts of the country, integrating them more deeply into the Turkish economy and away from the rest of the country.
10-06-2020
Updated on June 17, 2020: The number of people who tested positive with the Coronavirus in Syria climbed by 23 last week to 146, up from 123 a week ago, while the number of recoveries increased to 62 from 50 and the number of deaths remained unchanged at six.
10-06-2020
The Syrian currency collapsed last week, crossing both the 2,000 and 3,000 pound-per-dollar thresholds within a few days and creating panic in the market. The consequences on living conditions in Syria will be dramatic.
03-06-2020
The European Union and the United States have renewed their economic sanctions on Syria for another year, but the EU removed two individuals who were involved in the Marota City project.
03-06-2020
The Syrian president has named five new governors, including four in strategically sensitive regions.
03-06-2020
A week after the government lifted most movement restrictions, the number of people who tested positive for the Coronavirus increased to 123 from 121, the number of recoveries increased to 50 from 41 and the number of deaths grew to six from four.
03-06-2020
Despite growing by almost eight percent last year, all major indicators indicate a deep deterioration in economic and social conditions in Syria, a recently released report has said.
03-06-2020
An interview with Rabie Nasser, one of the authors of a recent report on the impact of the conflict on Syria’s economy and society.
27-05-2020
An Iranian lawmaker has said that Damascus should repay the tens of billions of dollars his country has spent defending the regime.
27-05-2020
Just a few days after his appointment, Syria’s new minister of domestic trade—and potential future prime minister—Talal Al-Barazi, has started to make his presence known.
27-05-2020
The government has announced that it is strengthening its two-year-old import replacement programme, which aims to reduce the country’s import bill.
27-05-2020
The Syrian government has lifted a major portion of the movement restrictions it imposed at the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic despite a doubling in the number of positive cases.
20-05-2020
The number of people who tested positive for the Coronavirus increased in the past week to 58 from 47, according to the Ministry of Health.
13-05-2020
The Syrian government said this week that it will start disbursing money to some 20,000 unemployed people, its first financial aid programme since the spread of the Coronavirus in Syria.

Events

Labour Law Seminar
Damascus Chamber of Commerce
EDU 2011 Aleppo
Sheraton Hotel Aleppo