Lattakia (727)

25-04-2016

This table provides data on Syria's resident population at the end of 2010 distributed across the 14 governorates.

19-04-2016

The list of the 250 members of Parliament following the elections organized on April 13, 2016.

12-04-2016

Production of reinforced iron

12-04-2016

CMA CGM will reportedly begin a regular route between Lattakia and the Black Sea in a bid to enhance Syrian exports to Russia.

12-04-2016

An Iranian engineering company has won a contract to renovate a grain silo in Lattakia.

05-04-2016

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Russian news agencies RIA Novosti and Sputnik on March 30, 2016. The transcript is by SANA, the Syrian state news agency.

15-03-2016

The announcement of a Russian withdrawal from Syria has caused panic in the Syrian foreign exchange market leading to a significant drop in the value of the Syrian pound.

08-03-2016

Trading

01-03-2016

Private investment fell sharply last year in Syria, after a relative respite in 2014, data from a government body indicate.

29-02-2016

Two tables detailing the number and value of projects licensed by the Syrian Investment Agency as well as their geographic distribution between 2008 and 2015.

23-02-2016

Seats allocated to each electoral district in the Parliamentary elections to be held on April 13, 2016.

23-02-2016

The Syrian President has issued a decree calling on parliamentary elections to be held on April 13.

16-02-2016

The Tartous province has continued to attract Syrian investors fleeing other parts of the country, according to official data.

16-02-2016

Text of interview of Bashar Al-Assad by AFP on February 12, 2016. The transcript is by SANA, the Syrian state news agency.

09-02-2016

A weekly selection of reports, papers and articles on Syria.

02-02-2016

Syria’s inflation rate stood at 38.8 percent in July on an annual basis.

26-01-2016

An increasing number of H1N1 virus cases are being reported in Syria, although the number of deaths appears so far limited.

26-01-2016

UPDATED: Russian forces are considering using another Syrian airport, Qamishli’s, for their aerial operations against the Syrian opposition, according to a monitoring group.

19-01-2016

Data from Syria’s two main commercial maritime ports confirm the decline in trade activity last year.

11-01-2016

Revenues generated by the customs department increased last year in Syrian Pound terms, although this was only the consequence of the decline in the value of the currency.

05-01-2016

The Ministry of Transport has decided to reduce by 25 percent the fees collected by the country’s maritime ports starting the beginning of this year.

22-12-2015

The Syrian Metals and Steel Council was established last week with the aim of lobbying for a sector that will benefit from any reconstruction drive.

21-12-2015

The Syrian President has issued a decree establishing two new faculties in the University of Tartous.

14-12-2015

Government officials inaugurated last week in Lattakia the Syrian-Russian Export Village with the theoretical aim of promoting Syrian exports to Russia.

16-11-2015

The Syrian Government has announced a series of investments in Lattakia and Tartous amounting to billions of Syrian Pounds.

19-10-2015

Syria’s olive oil production during the 2014/2015 declined 35 percent on an annual basis according to recent data.

19-10-2015

All international flights to and from Lattakia Airport have been stopped, the Syrian Ministry of Transport has said.

19-10-2015

Data from Syria’s two main maritime ports confirm the annual decline in traffic.

05-10-2015

Official data confirm an increase in business activity in the coastal province of Tartous, a regime stronghold that has seen an influx of hundreds of thousands of people in the last three years.

04-10-2015

The English transcript of the interview of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad with Iranian Khabar TV on October 04, 2015.

21-09-2015

The vice-President of Stroytransgaz, one of Russia's largest engineering companies, visited Damascus last week, reportedly seeking new project opportunities.

14-09-2015

Fighting between rebels and regime forces has led to the closure of the highway connecting Damascus with most of Syria.

14-09-2015

As Russia sends its troops to Lattakia, it claims that it also plans a number of economic projects in Syria’s coastal city.

31-08-2015

Syria’s citrus crop, which is largely grown in the coastal area, is forecast to remain stable this year.

17-08-2015

Syria’s inflation rate continued to increase in March and April, according to official data.

17-08-2015

Traffic at Syrian airports increased 20 percent on an annual basis in the first half of this year, according to a Government official.

17-08-2015

Trading and contracting

10-08-2015

The U.S. Administration blacklist of Syrian companies now includes a number of state entities in the shipping and maritime industry.

20-07-2015

Cham Wings has resumed today a direct air link between Damascus and Doha.

13-07-2015

The Syrian Investment Agency, a body licensing and regulating mostly large investments in the manufacturing, agriculture and transport sectors, gave the go ahead to 33 projects in the first half of 2015.

13-07-2015

After a year of relative stabilisation, traffic in Syria’s two main commercial maritime ports declined again in the first half of 2015, according to official data.

13-07-2015

The Syrian Government has threatened to withdraw a project from an Iranian engineering company unless it resumes immediately work on the project.

06-07-2015

IT solutions; import and trade of IT equipment

08-06-2015

Al-Baraka Bank Syria, an Islamic lender, opened on May 28 a branch in Tartous, the bank’s second in less than six months in the coastal area.

08-06-2015

A Ukrainian company has begun flights to Lattakia airport, becoming one of the rare European airlines to fly to Syria.

11-05-2015

After four years of continuous decline, container volumes increased in 2014 in the Port of Lattakia, although the beginning of this year saw a new decrease.

13-04-2015

Cham Wings, Syria’s only private airline, is starting round trips to Kuwait, the company announced in a statement.