Water

08-07-2020
As the flows of the Euphrates River decline, water levels at the Bassel Al-Assad Dam on the Khabour River have enabled the irrigation of large areas for the first time in two decades. When it was initiated, the dam was supposed to be among the most important in the Middle East.
26-03-2019
The government has announced the implementation of several water projects in parts of the Raqqa province that are under its control.
08-10-2018
Syria’s state-owned water bottling company is seeking to expand its capacity in a sector it has a monopoly on.
10-07-2018
Malaysian investors are reportedly establishing a joint-venture company with a Syrian state entity to produce equipment for water treatment plants.
29-01-2018
A Malaysian engineering company that was active before the beginning of the uprising is exploring again business opportunities in Syria.
16-01-2018
Syria’s dramatically poor rainfalls are threatening to have serious economic consequences this year.
14-03-2017
After a suspension of two months, water supplies are set to resume to the city of Aleppo.
10-01-2017
As fighting continues around the Wadi Barada area, a government official has said that only a quarter of the Syrian capital’s water needs were currently supplied.
22-11-2016
The Syrian opposition’s main development fund is investing in a new project to build and rehabilitate water sewerage networks in the norther parts of the country.
27-06-2016
Water supplies to Damascus meet only three quarters of the need of the Syrian capital, leading to frequent shortages, a Government official has said.
02-11-2015
The opposition-managed trust fund has announced a new potable water project in northern Aleppo.
13-07-2015
The Syrian Government has threatened to withdraw a project from an Iranian engineering company unless it resumes immediately work on the project.
20-04-2015
The Syrian Government approved last week a contingency plan to secure water supplies to the population living in areas under its control.
08-12-2014
The Aga Khan Development Network is funding a water project in the town of Salamiya east of Hama.
20-10-2014
Syria’s state-owned water bottling company, which owns a large share of the market, posted its numbers for the first three quarters of the year.

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