Lattakia (794)

11-12-2019

In this factsheet, we look at Syria’s economic relations with the United Arab Emirates.

04-12-2019

Syria’s power production utility has reissued two tenders to build two power turbines, a year after the first bidding offer.

27-11-2019
20-11-2019

The two tables below list all foreign exchange companies registered in Syria.

20-11-2019

Data on Syria's reserves of minerals and non-metallic ores.

20-11-2019

Building materials trading; contracting; import-export

13-11-2019

This table lists the budget allocated to each governorate by the central government in the 2020 budget.

06-11-2019

Various visits and meetings held by Iranian and Syrian officials over the past two months have highlighted the lack of meaningful progress in their economic relations.

30-10-2019

Production of pharmaceuticals

30-10-2019

The decision by the U.S administration to keep hold of Syrian oil fields postpones any hope by the government to benefit from this resource in the short-term.

23-10-2019

These tables list the companies that have been licensed by Syria's real estate commission.

23-10-2019
16-10-2019

This table lists the maritime shipping agencies registered with the Ministry of Transport as of September 2019.

09-10-2019

This table lists the main companies we have identified that are linked to the eight investors whose bank accounts were frozen on October 7, 2019.

09-10-2019

The Central Bank of Syria has ordered a freeze on the bank accounts of Tarif Al-Akhras, one of the country’s most powerful businessmen and a relative of Asma Al-Assad, as well as on those of several other prominent businessmen, a move that seems to confirm the government’s increasing pressures on the business community.

09-10-2019

The Ministry of Tourism has announced that the profits it generated from the four main hotels it owns increased by 17 percent in the first eight months of the year.

25-09-2019

This table lists the properties offered for investment by various state-institutions.

11-09-2019

A joint report by the FAO and the World Food Program has highlighted the performance of the Syrian agricultural sector this year, which includes a doubling of the wheat crop and a stabilization in some sub-sectors thanks to the improvement of the security situation.

06-08-2019

Milihouse, a state-owned contractor and real estate developer, has multiplied by around five the price at which it is selling affordable homes, mostly in loyalist areas.

31-07-2019

Import of school buses and equipment for educational entities

24-07-2019

The Ministry of Tourism has announced that after seven years of suspension works have restarted on the Yasmeen Rotana Hotel owned by Rami Makhlouf.

22-07-2019
10-07-2019

The General Organization of Free Zones (GOFZ) said that the revenues it generated during the first five months of this year increased by 25 percent compared to the same period of last year, although they remain very small relative to their 2010 levels.

03-07-2019

The General Establishment of Public Transportation, which manages public transport bus services in Syria’s four largest cities, has provided a partial estimate of its losses from the conflict.

03-07-2019

Medical and pharmaceutical equipment; trading of plastic products; contracting

03-07-2019

Food distribution; contracting; export-import

03-07-2019

Syrian private sector banks are expanding their branch network across the country.

25-06-2019

The General Postal Establishment, also known as the Syrian Post, announced that it generated profits in 2018 for the first time in years.

12-06-2019

The list below includes all the Syrian individuals, entities, aircrafts and vessels that have been put under sanctions by the U.S. Administration since 2005.

05-06-2019

A new very influential investor is expanding his activities across various business sectors in a similar fashion to other individuals who have benefitted from the Syrian war.

22-05-2019

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.

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

Agriculture services; paper industry; building materials; electric and electronic products; contracting

15-05-2019

Contracting; export-import

08-05-2019

Contracting; export-import

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.

07-05-2019

A Russian company is negotiating with the Syrian government to rehabilitate two grain silos in the ports of Lattakia and Tartous, potentially enabling a strengthening of Russia’s hold on Syria’s wheat supply chain.

07-05-2019

Syria and Iran held on May 1st the sixth edition of a joint business forum as Tehran seeks to capitalize on its support to the regime to gain more benefits for its companies.

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.

23-04-2019

Syria is set to handover to Russia the commercial port of Tartous, another major economic asset Damascus is giving away.

16-04-2019

In 2017, for the sixth year in a row, Syria’s gross domestic product declined, although at a slower pace than in previous years, while the government’s contribution fell significantly, official data show.

13-04-2019
10-04-2019

As energy shortages get more acute the Syrian government has announced plans for a more severe rationing of petrol and blamed Egypt for preventing Iranian oil supplies through the Suez Canal.