Japan (141)

08-07-2020

The table below lists the financial pledges made for 2020 and beyond by the countries that participated in the Brussels meeting on June 30, 2020 (Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region - Brussels IV Conference).

01-07-2020

The government has once again extended the bidding deadlines for six power projects after failing to attract contractors and funding. However, two small turbines in Banias and Deir-ez-Zor have been rehabilitated.

08-04-2020

The opposition-affiliated trust fund financing projects in areas outside government control announced that it was stepping up its efforts to mitigate the impact of the Coronavirus in northern Syria as well as moving ahead with various development projects east of the Euphrates.

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.

25-03-2020

The Japanese government is providing a new grant to a fund dedicated to development projects in areas of Syria outside government control.

18-03-2020

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.

15-01-2020

The Caesar sanctions bill that was signed into law late last year by the U.S. President will have significant medium and long-term consequences on the Syrian economy, but its shorter-term impact will be less meaningful.

18-12-2019

Two European countries have committed new funds for projects in northeast Syria through an opposition-affiliated fund.

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 main opposition-affiliated development fund has announced the disbursement of money on several new projects in the Aleppo and Raqqa governorates.

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.

20-03-2019

The annual Brussels conference on aid to Syria ended last week with a significant increase in amounts pledged by various countries.

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).

12-03-2019

The Syrian government is planning to hand over the container terminal of the Lattakia Port to Iran, The Syria Report has learned.

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.

10-07-2018

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

19-06-2018

Rami Makhlouf has failed in an appeal to lift EU sanctions imposed on him in 2011.

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)

17-04-2018

Japan has provided a new contribution to an opposition-affiliated development fund.

05-03-2018

Syria has issued a tender to improve the efficiency of three of its power plants and reduce their consumption of fuel oil.

19-12-2017

A fund dedicated to investment in the opposition areas has received additional payments and pledges worth dozens of millions of dollars from various western donors.

12-12-2017

An opposition-affiliated fund has announced that it will be investing more than USD 10 million in development projects in the southern governorate of Quneitra.

14-11-2017

UNDP has issued a tender for a consultancy work on the Banias Power Plant as it seeks to prevent a shutdown.

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.

25-07-2017

The text of U.N. Security Council resolution 2368 (2017) adopted on July 20, 2017 encouraging Governments to update their methods for cutting off funds to terrorist groups, preventing their travel, banning them from acquiring arms and ensuring that sanctions were fully implemented.

The text of the resolution reads as follows:

17-07-2017

The United States has provided a new grant to an opposition-affiliated fund that operates in Syria’s north and south.

23-05-2017

The General Court of the European Union has rejected Rami Makhlouf’s legal action to cancel the sanctions imposed on him by the EU.

25-04-2017

The U.S. has blacklisted more than 200 Syrian individuals linked to a military research centre, though the move is unlikely to have much economic or political impact.