Finance

12-06-2019
Al-Badia Cement has received a preliminary approval to list its shares on the Damascus Securities Exchange.
12-06-2019
A plan by the government to force again exporters to hand back their foreign currency revenues to the Central Bank is creating tensions between manufacturers and traders.
05-06-2019
After months of continuous decline, the value of the Syrian pound in the local foreign exchange market stabilized in May, although it seems unlikely to regain ground.
04-06-2019
Syria’s two main stock indexes declined in May for the second month in a row.
29-05-2019
Cham Bank, a Syrian institution under sanctions by the U.S., has said that it sponsored one of the most prominent banking events in the Middle East region.
14-05-2019
Three investment banks captured three quarters of the small Syrian brokerage market for stocks last year.
06-05-2019
The Syrian stock exchange’s two main indexes fell last month amid low trading volumes.
15-04-2019
Updated on April 17 Standard Chartered has finalized a USD 1.1 billion settlement with American and British regulatory authorities for violating economic sanctions on several countries, including Syria.
15-04-2019
Blom Bank has said that it would not return to Syria unless western sanctions are lifted, the most explicit statement yet on the reluctance of Lebanese banks to operate in the Syrian market.
10-04-2019
A very rare public spat has highlighted tensions between Samer Foz and Rami Makhlouf, Syria’s two most powerful business cronies.
09-04-2019
The Commercial Bank of Syria has announced a change in the interest rates it pays on foreign currency deposit accounts.
03-04-2019
The market price of Syria’s most prominent stocks increased significantly last month.
03-04-2019
Noor Microfinance, Rami Makhlouf’s latest venture, is set to start its operations.
26-03-2019
Several Syrian banks have reopened a branch in the southern city of Daraa as they start a slow expansion of their network.
20-03-2019
The Syrian pound has continued to slide in the foreign exchange market and has lost some 2.6 percent relative to the dollar since the beginning of the month.

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