Lebanon (1682)

29-04-2018

Branding, communication, advertising

23-04-2018

General commercial activities

10-04-2018

A Jordanian business delegation will be visiting Damascus soon to look for business opportunities and push for the reopening of the border between the two countries.

20-03-2018

An influential businessman has pushed for the establishment of a new governorate, which would be the fifteenth in Syria.

19-03-2018

The Syrian financial markets regulator has revoked the license of several investment banks, some of them regional institutions, which had already suspended their operations in Syria or never started them.

13-03-2018
Real estate brokerage
13-03-2018

Engineering consultancy

06-03-2018

Export-import of detergents, building materials, textile, food

05-03-2018

Iran is furthering its reach in Syria’s education sector while the Syrian government seems unable to meet its promises to invest in that sector.

27-02-2018

Import-export construction equipment

13-02-2018

Syrians ranked among the largest foreign investors in Lebanon’s real estate market last year, Lebanese data indicate.

06-02-2018

Syria began in September of last year to generate revenues from its exports of electricity to Lebanon.

06-02-2018

The demand for steel and cement in Syria is too low to justify any new investment in this sector, government officials have said.

06-02-2018

Formal trade between Syria and Lebanon last year increased for the first time since 2013.

22-01-2018

Byblos Bank Syria has announced the appointment of a new general manager.

16-01-2018

Syria’s dramatically poor rainfalls are threatening to have serious economic consequences this year.

16-01-2018

Data from several business sectors are confirming that Syria’s economy likely grew last year.

09-01-2018

A Syrian businessman, little heard of until recently, has signed two contracts worth hundreds of millions of dollars to participate in the development of the controversial Basatin Al-Razi project.

08-01-2018

The text of U.N. Security Council resolution 2393 (2017) adopted on December 19, 2017, renewing for twelve months the authorization granted on July 2014 to the United Nations and its partners to deliver aid across borders not controlled by the Syrian Government.

19-12-2017

Syria has reopened the Joussieh border crossing with Lebanon, the last that was still closed between the two countries.

12-12-2017

Contracting; import-export

12-12-2017

Advisory and engineering services

12-12-2017

Industrial, commercial, agricultural businesses; production of pre-manufactured buildings

28-11-2017

Syrian-Iranian bilateral trade, excluding crude oil, increased over the past two years, although it remains well below its pre-uprising level.

14-11-2017

The Syrian authorities have increased the amount of money that Syrian males aged over 42 have to pay to avoid conscription, a decision that aims at increasing the treasury’s revenues although many also perceive it as a means of discouraging refugees from returning.

07-11-2017

Lebanon’s BLOM Bank has withdrawn its last representative in the board of its Syrian affiliate, further confirming the relative disengagement of Lebanese banks from the Syrian market.

24-10-2017

Syria ranks among the worst performing countries in terms of its country risk perception.

17-10-2017

Various business actvities in the industrial sector

17-10-2017

Banque Bemo Saudi Fransi is increasing its capital through the distribution of stock dividends to its shareholders.

03-10-2017

Production of Portland cement

03-10-2017

Production of asphalt shingles and rolls

03-10-2017

Production of silica sand from quartz sand

02-10-2017

Lebanon’s Fattouche Group, which is reportedly close to powerful Syrian regime figures, is set to establish a new cement manufacturing plant in Syria, as part of other projects, in what would be the largest private sector investment in the country in years.

26-09-2017

Trading of agricultural products

19-09-2017

Import and export of of electronic and electrical appliances, industrial equipment, exhibition facilities

19-09-2017

The issuance of Syrian passports continues to generate significant foreign currency revenues but to a lower extent than in previous years, according to a government official.

12-09-2017

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