Deir-ez-Zor (514)

17-07-2019

New details on the oil operations of the Kurdish-controlled Syrian Democratic Council have been revealed, potentially causing the SDC some embarrassment.

17-07-2019

Syria’s inflation rate remained mostly flat up to August last year, according to official data.

16-07-2019

While Syria’s tobacco crop this season has been the best in years, two of the country’s other historically strategic crops fare much worse, including one that is on the verge of extinction.

02-07-2019

Al-Furat Petroleum Company said that by the end of the first quarter of this year it had lost some USD 14.55 billion from the Syrian conflict.

25-06-2019

Official data provide a mixed picture of the state of Syria’s industrial cities and zones.

12-06-2019

In the past few weeks agricultural lands have caught fire simultaneously in various parts of Syria.

29-05-2019

The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources is seeking to maximise the procurement of oil from the eastern region as it continues to look for alternative sources to meet shortages.

28-05-2019

The General Establishment of Geology and Mineral Resources (GEGMR) has asked the Ministry of Economy and Foreign Trade to stop imports of salt following an increase in domestic production.

22-05-2019

Across the country, there are increasing situations of strikes as Syrians protest their harshening economic conditions and continuing chaos.

22-05-2019

After taking control of the phosphate mines and the port of Tartous, Russia is now eyeing the Damascus International Airport.

22-05-2019

This table provides data on passenger traffic at Syria's five civilian airports between 2010 and 2017.

15-05-2019

Oil shortages in Syria have eased somewhat as the government receives a shipment from Iran and seeks alternative solutions.

08-05-2019

The Central Bureau of Statistics has provided new population and household expenditures data based on a large survey it conducted at the end of 2017.

01-05-2019

In the first five months of 2018, Syria’s inflation rate was largely flat and in some months prices even declined, official data show.

24-04-2019

The following factsheet provides technical details on, and lists the status of, Syria’s main gas treatment plants as of April 24, 2019.

24-04-2019

The Syrian Gas Company has lost some SYP 1.2 trillion since 2011, its general manager has said.

10-04-2019

An increase in planted areas combined with good rainfalls should help improve this year’s wheat and barley crops, a government official has said.

02-04-2019

Cham Hotels, the largest upscale hotel chain in the country, has surprisingly reported a decline in its 2018 revenues.

26-03-2019

The government has announced the implementation of several water projects in parts of the Raqqa province that are under its control.

20-03-2019

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

19-03-2019

Syria’s cotton harvest has remained stable last year, although it was still only at around a tenth of the average volume in the decade preceding the uprising.

06-03-2019

In this article The Syria Report addresses key issues raised in the debate over western sanctions on Syria and makes a number of policy recommendations.

24-12-2018

The withdrawal of American forces from Syria’s northeastern region will have important economic consequences.

18-12-2018

Shortages of various key products in the market are highlighting the continuing difficulties faced by the government to deliver goods and services to its population.

26-11-2018

This is the list of the 14 heads of Syrian governorates as of 26 November 2018.

20-11-2018

Petroleum services; export-import

12-11-2018

After failing to get any financial support from Russia or Iran, Syria’s ministry of electricity has issued tenders to build and repair power turbines in Aleppo hoping that bidding companies accept cumbersome payment terms.

30-10-2018

The visit last week to the east of the country by Syrian PM Imad Khamis was mostly about reaffirming the presence of the state in a very contested part of the country.

23-10-2018

The government’s Reconstruction Committee has provided a list of the rehabilitation projects that are planned for this year.

22-10-2018

Syria’s power generation utility has issued a tender for the construction of a new power plant in Deir-ez-Zor although its requirement that bidders offer favourable payment terms reduces considerably potential interest in the project.

16-10-2018

A joint report by the FAO and the World Food Program has highlighted the dramatic situation of the Syrian agricultural sector, including the worst wheat harvest in three decades, although the return of security has ensured a relative stabilization in some sub-sectors.

02-10-2018

In an update on its operations, the Syrian Petroleum Company says that various oil fields restarted production this year across the country.

25-09-2018

Government sources have confirmed Syria’s current output of crude oil and that most oil is still supplied through tankers.

28-08-2018

The volume of wheat procured from local farmers this year by the state’s grains purchasing entity declined by a third and was at its lowest level in decades.

28-08-2018

Production has restarted at a relatively important oil field with an American military base in the Deir-ez-Zor area.

21-08-2018

Some USD 300 million are going to be spent in the northeastern region of Syria under American and Kurdish control, mostly through funds provided by Gulf countries, the U.S. Administration has said.

24-07-2018

Syrian engineers have managed to restore production at one of the turbines in the Tayem power plant, which feeds the city of Deir-ez-Zor.