Finance

16-10-2019
Only a few days after ordering a freeze on the bank accounts of several prominent investors, the Central Bank of Syria reversed its decision, increasing uncertainty and making it very hard to understand its strategy.
09-10-2019
THIS ARTICLE HAS BEEN UPDATED. READ IT IN ITS NEW VERSION HERE: More Pressure on Business Community as Central Bank Freezes Bank Accounts of Prominent Investors
02-10-2019
The two indices of the Damascus Securities Exchange have posted their strongest monthly decline in years, a particularly significant change given the relatively large volume of trading.
25-09-2019
The Central Bank of Syria is trying to push Syrian businessmen to hand over their dollars as part of its drive to curb the depreciation of its currency.
18-09-2019
Syria’s gold market remains disrupted by tensions between goldsmiths and the Ministry of Finance, unstable prices and the spread of unmarked gold.
18-09-2019
The Central Bank of Syria has issued a circular to local banks asking them to restrict credit facilities they grant to importers, an additional sign of the pressures faced by the economy.
03-09-2019
The Syrian pound has fallen to its lowest level on record relative to the U.S. dollar in the local foreign exchange market.
03-09-2019
Trading was dull at the Damascus Securities Exchange last month and not much seemed able to bring interest back into the market.
31-07-2019
The Syrian bourse’s two indices, the DWX and DLX, took opposite directions last month as trading volumes increased.
31-07-2019
Syria’s commission for combating money laundering and the financing of terrorism has issued its 2018 annual report.
16-07-2019
The Syrian Financial Intelligence Unit (SFIU), a body affiliated to the Central Bank of Syria, attended for the first time in years the annual plenary meeting of the Egmont Group.
03-07-2019
Syrian private sector banks are expanding their branch network across the country.
02-07-2019
The government has announced that it plans to issue treasury bills before the end of the year to fund its budget deficit.
02-07-2019
The Syrian stock exchange’s main index shed almost four percent in the first six months of this year as it continues to fail at attracting meaningful interest.
25-06-2019
The General Postal Establishment, also known as the Syrian Post, announced that it generated profits in 2018 for the first time in years.

Events

SyriaMEP 2020
Damascus International Fairground
Auto Bazar
Damascus International Fairground