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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.

12-02-2020

In a very rare statement denouncing the recent legal proceedings against him, Rami Makhlouf has provided several interesting insights into his personal situation, indicating that he intends to remain active in the business scene.

08-01-2020

The government has frozen the assets of Rami Makhlouf, a step that appears to follow previous restrictions on the once-powerful businessman, but which could still be reversed.

29-01-2019

Samer Foz, one of 11 Syrian investors sanctioned by the EU a week ago, has taken the unusual step of going to social media to defend himself.

05-06-2018

The Syrian regime is clamping down on Ayman Jaber, one of Syria’s most prominent warlords and a long-time business partner of the Assad family.

28-03-2017

The European Union has lifted sanctions on one of the investors most connected to the regime.

27-02-2017

An attack on Syria’s last standing gas processing plant temporarily shut down most electricity production across the country, highlighting the extreme weakness of the country’s energy infrastructure.

08-11-2016

The European Court of Justice has confirmed the blacklisting of three key Syrian businessmen.

12-04-2016

Production of reinforced iron

11-01-2016

The Syrian Government has rushed in recent weeks to approve various laws and decisions in the economic field.

22-12-2015

The Syrian Metals and Steel Council was established last week with the aim of lobbying for a sector that will benefit from any reconstruction drive.

02-02-2015

The European Union has blacklisted again three Syrian businessmen, including Mohammad Hamsho, after they had managed to cancel a previous listing.

28-07-2014

The European Union has added new companies and individuals to its sanctions list, including two Lebanese companies and a prominent Syrian businessman.

02-08-2011

The European Union has expanded the list of persons it is putting under sanctions to include five more individuals, including the Minister of Defence, Ali Habib.

02-06-2008

Syria’s production of steel billets will reach 1.15 million tons in 2009, following the commissioning of two new plants.

13-11-2006

The Minister of Industry has issued a decision setting up officially the Federation of Syrian Chambers of Industry (FSCI). A similar federation exists for the chambers of Commerce.