A Saudi Company, Belkis Investment Company is holding discussions with the Hijaz Railways Organisation (HRO) to manage that company’s railways network.
The Syrian Ministry of Transport has concluded a memorandum of understanding with Russia's Ilyushin Finance Company for the leasing of seven Russian-made airplanes.
Syrianair profits rose to SYP 907 (USD 18 million) million last year a 100 percent annual increase over the year 2003, when profits had totalled SYP 453 million (USD 9 million).
Works to expand the capacity of Lattakia’s airport are currently carried by a state-company.
The Ministry of Transport is allocating SYP 11 billion under the current five-year plan (2006-2010) for the development of the Port of Tartous.
Al Sham shipping reported profits of SYP 148 million (USD 3 million) in 2005.
A delegation from Ilyushin, the Russian civil and military aircrafts manufacturer visited Damascus late April to look into the opportunity of selling its passenger planes to the Syrian national carrier.
Damascus’ airport should see its annual capacity grow to 10 million passengers by 2020 according to the results of a recent feasibility study conducted by SPIE Batignolles a French engineering and construction firm, on behalf of the Ministry of T...
Syrianair, the national state-owned air carrier, carried a total of 1.220 million passengers in 2005, according to Nashaat Numair, the company’s General Manager and Chairman of the Board of Directors.
The Syrian Railways Corporation has recorded profits of SYP 86.55 million (USD 1.66 million) in 2005 from a loss of SYP 50 000 in 2004.
Jazeera Airways, a new low-cost airliner has announced that it would be launching direct flights from Kuwait city, where it is based, to Aleppo.
3 million passengers used Syrian airports in 2005, according to preliminary figures from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation published in al-Thawra.
Revenues of the Hijaz Railway Organization (HRO) generated revenues of SYP 220 million (USD 4 million) in 2005. This was 10 percent over the planned income figure of SYP 200 million.
The volume of goods that are handled by Syria’s two main container ports continued to increase at a significant pace.
Syria's Transport Ministry signed a contract with the Chinese Zijan Timis Company whereby 600 buses will be imported to the country.


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