Retail & Trade

07-08-2019
The Ministry of Transport is raising new fees on trucks crossing Syria, which will increase further the cost of transport to and from the country.
10-07-2019
The General Organization of Free Zones (GOFZ) said that the revenues it generated during the first five months of this year increased by 25 percent compared to the same period of last year, although they remain very small relative to their 2010 levels.
25-06-2019
Motor Show, a trade fair dedicated to the automobile sector, was held in the Damascus Fairgrounds between June 13 and 17 for the first time since 2011.
08-05-2019
The Central Bank of Syria issued late April a list of goods it says should be prioritized for imports.
30-04-2019
Jordan has banned the entry of 194 different types of Syrian goods into the Kingdom.
03-04-2019
Jordan and Syria are to reopen a shared free trade area on their common border.
26-03-2019
A first official crossing has opened between the Euphrates Shield Area and regime-held areas north of Aleppo.
13-03-2019
Turkey has reopened to its truck drivers a key border crossing with Syria, raising tensions and protests from their Syrian counterparts.
30-10-2018
The value of the import licenses granted to Syrian traders by the Ministry of Economy declined in the first three quarters of this year, official data indicate.
23-10-2018
Two crossings between Idlib and regime areas are set to reopen two months after they were closed.
16-10-2018
The Nassib border post between Syria and Jordan, which is a strategic trading point for the whole Levant region, reopened yesterday after three years of closure.
11-09-2018
Two of four crossing between the regime and opposition areas in Idlib remain open, according to an opposition media.
10-07-2018
The Syrian government has extended the list of imported products to reduce smuggling and meeting local demand.
26-06-2018
The governor of the Gaziantep province has announced a new measure to encourage trade relations with northern Syria.
10-04-2018
A Jordanian business delegation will be visiting Damascus soon to look for business opportunities and push for the reopening of the border between the two countries.

Events

SyriaMEP 2020
Damascus International Fairground
Damascus 1st Tourism Shopping Festival
Kiwan Land