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01-04-2020

On March 30, the Ministry of Health announced the death of a second person from the Coronavirus, out of a total of ten positive cases, while the government added new measures to limit the spread of the virus.

01-04-2020

Several influential Syrian businessmen have started using the Coronavirus crisis as a way to improve their image among the Syrian population.

01-04-2020

The Syrian government’s difficulties importing wheat will be compounded this year by the limited quantities it will be able to buy from local farmers.

25-03-2020

Updated on March 31, 2020: Syria reported its first cases of Coronavirus and accelerated preparations to limit the spread of the pandemic and mitigate its economic, social and health impacts, as the dollar gained almost 20 percent in the black market.

25-03-2020

The rehabilitation of a power turbine in Syria’s northeast will do little to ease the massive shortage of electricity production that has resulted from a variety of factors.

18-03-2020

The list below includes all the Syrian individuals, entities, aircrafts and vessels that have been put under sanctions by the U.S. Administration since 2005.

18-03-2020

The government has agreed to subsidise loans granted to Aleppo industrialists in a bid to kickstart investment in Syria’s traditional manufacturing hub.

18-03-2020
11-03-2020

The full transcript of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Russia 24 TV Channel on March 05, 2020

11-03-2020

During a meeting last week, the Partnership Council approved two new projects to be implemented under the public-private partnership law.

11-03-2020
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04-03-2020
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04-03-2020

Cham Palaces and Hotels, Syria’s largest five-star hotel chain, said its revenues increased last year, thanks largely to a rising number of foreign tourists.

26-02-2020

The Ministry of Tourism has awarded a contract for the restoration of a historic building transformed into a hotel in the old city of Aleppo.

26-02-2020

The Ministry of Electricity has signed a contract with an Iranian company to rehabilitate a power turbine in Aleppo, a much-awaited deal that will however face several challenges.

26-02-2020

Despite the announcement last week of the reopening of Aleppo International Airport, no commercial flight has yet been recorded at the airport.

26-02-2020

Prostheses design, installation and trading; contracting

26-02-2020

Al-Ahliah Transport, one of Syria’s largest land transport companies, admitted in its annual financial statements that it owed an increase in its revenues last year to transporting members of the armed forces.

26-02-2020

Official data is painting a mixed picture for investment in Syria’s manufacturing sector.

26-02-2020
19-02-2020

The list below includes the names of all the individuals that have been blacklisted by the European Union since the beginning of the Syrian uprising in March 2011.

19-02-2020

The list below includes the names of all the Syrian entities that have been blacklisted by the European Union since the beginning of the uprising in March 2011.

19-02-2020

The European Union sanctioned on February 17 several Syrian companies and individuals, including business figures from before the uprising or who emerged during the conflict and are active in sectors such as real estate and oil trading.

19-02-2020

The number of foreign visitors entering Syria increased by 35 percent last year, coming overwhelmingly from the Arab world.

12-02-2020

Iran has denied that it will provide funding for a housing project in Syria, highlighting the domestic political dimensions of Tehran’s policy in Syria.

10-02-2020

A full breakdown of Syria's 2020 budget with current and investment expenses detailed for each item in the budget.

05-02-2020

Trading in building materials, decor and furniture; engineering and design studies; building restoration; touristic and commercial project investments; contracting

05-02-2020

Trading in foodstuffs, dairy and meats; trading in spare parts, minerals, machinery and tools; contracting

29-01-2020

In this 2,700-word factsheet we provide a profile of Damascus Cham Holding, one of the largest Syrian companies that is at the heart of the controversial Marota project.

29-01-2020

In Idlib and northern Aleppo, local authorities are switching the price of bread, a staple food, away from the Syrian pound in a bid to alleviate the impact of the currency’s rapid depreciation.

29-01-2020

The Syrian government has cancelled a contract with an Iranian company because of its incapacity to fulfil its contract, a rare such admission for projects between the two countries.