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11-12-2019

The full transcript of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Italian TV channel Rai News 24 on December 09, 2019.

The transcript is by state news agency, SANA.

11-12-2019

For the second time in less than two months, the Syrian government has acted against Tarif Al-Akhras, one of the country’s most powerful businessmen, although his success in reversing some earlier decisions points to his continued influence.

04-12-2019

There was panic in the Syrian foreign exchange market this week as the dollar climbed to nearly 1,000 pounds before retreating slightly.

04-12-2019
The full transcript of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by French Paris Match magazine on November 28, 2019.

04-12-2019

Building materials trading; electronics and foodstuff trading; contracting

27-11-2019

The Ministry of Finance has frozen the assets and bank accounts of MTN-Syria and of several of its board members, a decision that signals that it wants to put pressure on one of the country’s largest companies.

27-11-2019

The Syrian government has significantly increased the salaries of civil servants, a move that will provide welcome short-term relief, but will also accelerate inflation and the depreciation of the currency.

20-11-2019

Tower cranes and elevators trading and maintenance; building materials trading; contracting

20-11-2019

A Syrian state entity has announced that it will begin bartering phosphates for equipment and repair services as it finds itself incapable of paying foreign suppliers.

20-11-2019

Building materials trading; electronics trading; foodstuffs; clothing; contracting and rubble-clearance

20-11-2019
The full transcript of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Russia 24 and Rossiya Sevodnya.

13-11-2019

The dollar has crossed the 700-pound level in the Syrian foreign exchange market for the first time on record.

13-11-2019

Syria’s wheat purchasing body has cancelled a wheat import tender as the government cited difficulties paying importers.

13-11-2019

The Syrian government has announced that it is generating money from property it owns in Lebanon and is seeking to retake possession of land it has owned in Jordan and Saudi Arabia since the time of the Ottoman Empire.

13-11-2019

The full transcript of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Russian TV network, RT.

13-11-2019

General trading; contracting

13-11-2019

Trading in electronic products; IT services; contracting

06-11-2019

The text of the interview of Bashar Al-Assad by Syrian state TV on October 31, 2019.

30-10-2019

Production of pharmaceuticals

30-10-2019

Export-import; contracting

30-10-2019

The US dollar has gained almost 5 percent in the space of a month in the Syrian foreign exchange market, a confirmation that the latest plan by the authorities to prop up their currency has failed.

30-10-2019

The trial of Nader Qalei in Canada will take place in May next year as the Syrian investor is expanding his investments back home.

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

Building materials trading; contracting

23-10-2019

Economic consultancy; marketing studies; restoration of buildings and real estate investments; fairs management; contracting

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.

23-10-2019

Syria’s foreign trade deficit increased again in 2018, initial data indicate.

16-10-2019

Electrical products trading; building materials trading; contracting; export-import

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.

02-10-2019

Syria and Iraq have officially reopened a joint border crossing for the first time since 2014, opening the way for a significant increase in Syrian exports.

25-09-2019

The Syrian government has appointed among its representatives to the UN-led constitutional committee one of the country’s most influential business cronies.

25-09-2019

Bilateral trade between Syria and Turkey declined by around 9 percent in the first half of this year, Turkish official data show.

25-09-2019

Building materials trading; contracting

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.

18-09-2019

Infrastructure services; contracting and construction

18-09-2019

Syria’s gold market remains disrupted by tensions between goldsmiths and the Ministry of Finance, unstable prices and the spread of unmarked gold.

18-09-2019

Electric power investment; oil production and trading

18-09-2019

The 61st edition of the Damascus International Trade Fair closed its doors last week with mixed results for the Syrian government and economy.