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12-06-2019

Al-Badia Cement has received a preliminary approval to list its shares on the Damascus Securities Exchange.

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.

28-05-2019

China is planning to open a permanent trade centre in the Adra Industrial City near Damascus.

15-05-2019

Syria’s only private sector cement company reported a significant increase in its 2018 sales.

07-05-2019

The Emirati Embassy in Damascus will implement a food aid project in the Syrian capital during the first week of Ramadan.

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

The shortages of energy products are increasing economic hardship for Syrians and posing various types of economic and public services challenges.

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

Production of Portland cement

16-04-2019

The government’s passport department in Hassakeh has announced the issuance of thousands of new passports a year after it resumed operations.

15-04-2019

Samer Foz is establishing a new company in the tourism sector.

03-04-2019

Jordan and Syria are to reopen a shared free trade area on their common border.

27-03-2019

The following is the OFAC advisory warning actors of the global maritime industry involved with supplying oil to Syria. This text is published following its update of March 25, 2019.

26-03-2019

Several Syrian banks have reopened a branch in the southern city of Daraa as they start a slow expansion of their network.

20-03-2019

A full breakdown of Syria's 2019 budget with current and investment expenses detailed for each item in the budget.

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

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).

19-03-2019

Samer Foz has reportedly established a company that will invest in cement production.

27-02-2019

The only private sector cement company still operating in Syria reported a 58 percent annual increase in its annual revenues last year, as its German shareholder announces it is selling its stake.

20-02-2019

The following text is a transcript by state news agency SANA of the speech of Bashar Al-Assad delivered before the heads of local councils elected in September 2018 during the local administration elections:

20-02-2019

The Syrian government has allowed the private sector to import liquefied petroleum gas in order to meet a shortage in supply.

06-02-2019

Samer Foz has announced the set-up of a new project in the coastal area.

29-01-2019

In a statement through its official news agency, the UAE has highlighted the vast amount of aid it spent on Syria in the past seven years, in particular in regime-held areas.

22-01-2019

The United Arab Emirates organized on Sunday probably the most prominent event involving Syrian businessmen outside Syria since 2011.

22-01-2019

Samer Foz has bought an additional stake in Syria’s Islamic lender of which he has become the second largest shareholder.

22-01-2019

Three new licenses for car assembly plants have been given to Syrian investors in the past few months, raising the potential number of these plants, including several that have been operating for years, to eight. Here is a breakdown of these projects.

15-01-2019

DP World says that it is establishing what it calls a trade corridor between Dubai and Syria to ease transport between the UAE and the Mediterranean.

15-01-2019

One of Syria’s two Iranian-owned car assembly plants has announced that it was resuming its operations.

08-01-2019

Airline traffic to Damascus is likely to increase in the next weeks and months as Gulf countries rebuild ties with the Syrian government.

08-01-2019

Preliminary data indicate that demand for cement, a proxy for construction activity, was at best stable last year.

24-12-2018

The government has provided new data on Syria's production and trade of oil products as well as on its oil import bill.

17-12-2018

Fransabank Syria has announced the resignation of its Lebanese chairman, confirming the dissociation policy adopted by Lebanese banks operating in the country.

04-12-2018

Financial results from Syrian public joint stock companies in the first nine months of this year appear to confirm an improvement in business activity in some sectors.

04-12-2018

Syria’s main opposition-affiliated development fund announced in the past three months the financing of several new projects in the country’s north and northeast.

03-12-2018

Saudi Arabia is providing grant aid to UNRWA, including for its Syria programmes, helping partly offset the withdrawal of American funding.

27-11-2018

The U.S. Administration is continuing its clampdown on Syria’s oil supply networks, highlighting the crucial role Iranian oil is playing in propping up the Syrian regime and the meaningful consequences on both the economy and regime any disruption of these supplies would cause.