Oil, Gas & Mining

06-08-2019
Syria’s production of oil and gas has been largely stable in the past months.
31-07-2019
The government has increased significantly the price of gas canisters used by businesses, as shortages bite; the move will push the inflation rate higher.
24-07-2019
An Iranian tanker has docked in Banias and delivered a new shipment of crude oil although overall Iranian oil supplies to Syria have decreased so far this month.
24-07-2019
The award of a contract by the Ministry of Petroleum to a Lebanese company to refine petroleum residues has caused controversy in Damascus.
17-07-2019
New details on the oil operations of the Kurdish-controlled Syrian Democratic Council have been revealed, potentially causing the SDC some embarrassment.
10-07-2019
Almost a week after a super-tanker heading to Syria was seized in Gibraltar, another tanker full of Iranian crude oil is now expected to dock in Banias.
02-07-2019
Al-Furat Petroleum Company said that by the end of the first quarter of this year it had lost some USD 14.55 billion from the Syrian conflict.
25-06-2019
The market for oil products in Syria has remained stable in the past weeks despite an attack on submarine pipelines linked to the Banias Port.
29-05-2019
The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources is seeking to maximise the procurement of oil from the eastern region as it continues to look for alternative sources to meet shortages.
28-05-2019
The General Establishment of Geology and Mineral Resources (GEGMR) has asked the Ministry of Economy and Foreign Trade to stop imports of salt following an increase in domestic production.
15-05-2019
Oil shortages in Syria have eased somewhat as the government receives a shipment from Iran and seeks alternative solutions.
08-05-2019
The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources has tightened further the allocation of oil products sold to private car owners as part of its efforts to face the massive shortage in oil products.
30-04-2019
A private sector company owned by influential investors has gained a quasi-monopoly on the import into Syria of oil products, highlighting the key role this company plays as the government battles to reduce shortages.
24-04-2019
The Syrian Gas Company has lost some SYP 1.2 trillion since 2011, its general manager has said.
23-04-2019
The shortages of energy products are increasing economic hardship for Syrians and posing various types of economic and public services challenges.

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