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23-10-2019

The tables below provide a list of Syria's main trading partners last year with the value of their exports to, and import from, Syria.

23-10-2019

The tables below provide a list of Syria's main trading partners last year with the value of their exports to, and import from, Syria.

23-10-2019

The tables below provide a list of Syria's main trading partners last year with the value of their exports to, and import from, Syria.

25-09-2019

The following tables provide a breakdown by country of Syria's exports between 2006 and 2011.

25-09-2019

The following tables provide a breakdown by country of Syria's imports between 2006 and 2011.

05-06-2019

Three NGOs have filed criminal complaints against a Belgian and two German chemical manufacturers for shipping banned chemicals to Syria in 2014.

20-03-2019

A press briefing by James Jeffrey after the Brussels conference on Syria on March 12-14, 2019.

20-03-2019
The text of the declaration by the co-chairs of the Brussels III Conference held on March 12-14, 2019.

20-03-2019

The table below lists the financial pledges made for 2019 and beyond by the countries that participated in the Brussels meeting on March 12-14, 2019 (Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region - Brussels III Conference).

20-03-2019

This table lists the participants at the Brussels meeting on March 12-14, 2019 (Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region - Brussels III Conference).

06-11-2018

UPDATED on November 06, 2018 at 7:41 pm GMT - A new lobby of Syrian businessmen, grouping mostly investors based abroad that have kept ties with the Syrian regime, has been formed.

10-07-2018

The two tables below list the number of foreigners by nationality who entered Syria in the period 2010-2016.

01-05-2018

The list of countries and amounts pledged during the "Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region Conference held in Brussels on April 25, 2018.

Table 1: Funding Announcements by Country and Organisation (in USD - by order of funding for 2018)

06-09-2017

The tables below provide a list of all Syria's trading partners last year with the value of their exports to, and import from, Syria.

16-05-2017

Despite the war, the Central Boycott Office of the Arab League continues to operate from Damascus and blacklist companies that deal with Israel, including recently two large western groups.

11-04-2017

The list of countries and amounts pledged during the Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region Conference held in Brussels on April 05, 2017.

10-04-2017

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Vecernji List, a Croatian daily, in Damascus on April 6, 2017.

07-02-2017
The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Belgian media in Damascus on February 07, 2017.

14-07-2016

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by NBC on July 14, 2016. The transcript is by SANA, the Syrian state news agency.

26-04-2016

The list of countries and amounts pledged during the Supporting Syria Conference held in London on February 04, 2016.

23-02-2016

The number of asylum applications by Syrians in 37 European countries by the end of December 2015.

09-02-2016

The list of countries and amounts pledged during the Supporting Syria Conference held in London on February 04, 2016.

21-12-2015

The text of Security Council Resolution 2253 (2015), imposing sanctions on the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (also called ISIS).

21-12-2015

Text of interview of Bashar Al-Assad by a Dutch TV station on December 18, 2015. The transcript is by SANA, the Syrian state news agency.

14-12-2015

The table below lists all the funding provided in 2015 to the UN and its partner organisations for the Syrian humanitarian crisis.

24-06-2015

Almost 30 thousand Syrians applied for asylum in the European Union in the first quarter of this year, according to official statistics.

04-12-2014

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Paris Match magazine on December 04, 2014.

24-09-2014

The text of U.N. Security Council resolution 2178 (2014) adopted on September 24, 2014, calling on all States to cooperate urgently on preventing the international flow of terrorist fighters to and from conflict zones.

26-11-2012

Russia sent more than 240 tons of cash to Syria last summer, according to a press report, in an additional confirmation of the continued support of the Russian authorities to their Syrian counterparts.

04-06-2012

Mohammad Jleilati, the Minister of Finance, has said that his government was finalising discussions with Russia to print money there, a move that signals a potentially growing economic dependency of the Syrian government towards Moscow.

13-02-2012

Updated February 13: The European Union plans to impose new economic sanctions on Syria threatening to reduce further the Government’s foreign currency earnings and the country’s links with the outside world as diplomatic pressure piles on Damascus.

13-02-2012

Updated February 13: Gulf and several EU countries recalled last week their ambassadors to Damascus after the United States decided to suspend the operations of its embassy in the Syrian capital and to recall all its diplomats there.

05-12-2011

The Central Bank of Syria has opened bank accounts with three Russian financial institutions, according to press reports.

25-10-2010
The number of tourists that entered Syria in the first nine months of 2010 stood at 6.6 million, a year-on-year increase of 46 percent, according to the Ministry of Tourism.
06-09-2010

Scabal, a European fabrics and luxury menswear manufacturer, is opening its first store in Damascus.

03-08-2009

Cham Wings Airlines has added a new 160-passenger capacity aircraft to its fleet.

 

13-10-2008
The Real Estate Bank (REB) will offer foreign currency operations from the beginning of 2009, only the second state-owned bank in Syria allowed to do so.
06-10-2008

A Belgian trade delegation is visiting Damascus and Aleppo between October 13 and 17.

18-05-2006

A German company is expected to be the first private sector operator in the Syrian electricity field after four decades of state monopoly.

17-01-2006

Rustom Ghazali, Syria’s intelligence chief in Lebanon at the time of the murder of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri, was questioned in Vienna on January 16 as a suspect in the killing.

01-12-2003

According to the Middle east engineering web portal, the Public Establishment for Electricity Generation & Transmission (PEEGT) has named the German joint venture between Siemens and Koch as its preferred bidder for the contract to expand and conve...