Economy

04-09-2019
The Syrian authorities have handed to Lebanon a Lebanese investor closely linked to Samer Foz.
28-08-2019
Since Tuesday 27 August Damascus is full of rumours on a clampdown by Bashar Al-Assad on Rami Makhlouf, a move which, if confirmed, could signal a significant change at the helm of the Syrian regime.
28-08-2019
The U.S Administration has warned foreign businesses against attending the Damascus International Trade Fair, a move that highlights the determination of the Americans to keep economic pressure on the Syrian government.
27-08-2019
Syria’s inflation rate started to increase again at the end of last year although it remained below its post-2011 average.
31-07-2019
Several security incidents affected Syrian financial companies located in government-held areas, highlighting the continued insecure environment for businesses.
24-07-2019
The government is forcing importers to sell part of the products they import to state entities at cost price in bid to limit inflation on consumer goods.
17-07-2019
Syria’s inflation rate remained mostly flat up to August last year, according to official data.
16-07-2019
The Federation of Syrian Chambers of Commerce has established a new body called the Central Committee for Exports (CCE) to promote exports only weeks after the Syrian Exporters Federation was dissolved.
10-07-2019
The Syrian government has amended the investment budget of its ministries, reducing them by around 32 percent.
10-07-2019
The Syrian government has taken new decisions granting more benefits to the victims of the war from the army and security services and to their families.
10-07-2019
The capture in Greece of a huge shipment of Captagon pills from Syria has highlighted the size of the drug trade in the country’s economy.
26-06-2019
The Ministry of Administrative Development has announced that it was working on a bill to require public officials to declare their assets before their appointment.
25-06-2019
A development fund associated with the opposition has approved the disbursement of more than EUR 10 million for four projects in the Aleppo and Raqqa governorates.
19-06-2019
UN agencies operating in Syria have increased by some 20 percent the value of the contracts awarded last year to Syrian companies.
12-06-2019
The value of Syrian-government funds blocked by the U.S. Government has slightly increased, an OFAC report says.

Events

Syrian International Microfinance & Banking Exhibition 2015
Dama Rose Damascus Hotel
Investment Facilities at the Industrial City of Adra
Damascus Chamber of Commerce