Transport

18-09-2019
The government has announced plans to attract private investments to build two new airports, a project that seems totally unrealistic and disconnected from the needs of the Syrian economy.
06-08-2019
An Egyptian company owned by Syrian investors has applied for a license to operate a ride-hailing service similar to Uber in Syria, just a day after the government allowed this type of services.
16-07-2019
According to the head of the Syrian Civil Aviation Authority, only three international civilian airlines currently fly over Syrian territory.
03-07-2019
The General Establishment of Public Transportation, which manages public transport bus services in Syria’s four largest cities, has provided a partial estimate of its losses from the conflict.
18-06-2019
The Syrian parliament has ratified the contract granting a 49-year concession to a Russian company to manage the Tartous Port.
04-06-2019
A new Syrian airline is seeking to lease three aircraft from Jordan as it plans to start its operations, a local media has said.
22-05-2019
The decision by Iraqi Airways to reverse a decision to resume flights to Damascus highlights the obstacles to normalization with the Syrian authorities.
22-05-2019
After taking control of the phosphate mines and the port of Tartous, Russia is now eyeing the Damascus International Airport.
30-04-2019
The Syrian minister of transport has given more details on the Tartous deal with Russia, partly to deflect strong criticism coming from loyalists.
24-04-2019
The Ministry of Transport has said that it has accepted a request from Qatari authorities to allow Qatar Airways to fly over Syrian territory again.
23-04-2019
Syria is set to handover to Russia the commercial port of Tartous, another major economic asset Damascus is giving away.
17-04-2019
The Ministry of Transport has cancelled exemptions that benefitted Saudi and Emirati trucks crossing Syria, dealing an additional blow to efforts aimed at restoring ties with the Gulf.
19-03-2019
The Lattakia Airport is planning to launch again commercial flights after a suspension of six months.
12-03-2019
The Syrian government is planning to hand over the container terminal of the Lattakia Port to Iran, The Syria Report has learned.
27-02-2019
Rostec, one of the largest Russian conglomerates, has said that it was looking for opportunities in the Syrian market.

Events

Syrian International Microfinance & Banking Exhibition 2015
Dama Rose Damascus Hotel
Damascus 1st Tourism Shopping Festival
Kiwan Land