Mazen Tarazi (16)

28-04-2021

An EU court has dismissed an appeal by prominent Syrian businessman Mazen Tarazi against his inclusion on a list of sanctioned individuals.

29-04-2020

Export-import; contracting

04-03-2020

The Ministry of Transport has eased licensing conditions for airlines, paving the way for more investors to get involved in the sector.

19-02-2020

The list below includes the names of all the Syrian entities that have been blacklisted by the European Union since the beginning of the uprising in March 2011.

29-01-2020

In this 2,700-word factsheet we provide a profile of Damascus Cham Holding, one of the largest Syrian companies that is at the heart of the controversial Marota project.

20-03-2019

One of Syria’s most prominent new business cronies has been arrested in Kuwait on charges of money laundering.

22-01-2019

For the first time, the European Union has put sanctions on the business elite that has emerged from the Syrian war as well as on its most symbolic investment project.

06-11-2018

UPDATED on November 06, 2018 at 7:41 pm GMT - A new lobby of Syrian businessmen, grouping mostly investors based abroad that have kept ties with the Syrian regime, has been formed.

11-10-2018

In this 2,200-word factsheet we provide a profile of the Syrian cement sector.

04-09-2018

The Ministry of Transport has issued the new regulations pertaining to the licensing of airlines, which seem designed to protect existing companies, including Cham Wings.

01-06-2018

In this 2,200-word factsheet we provide a profile of Marota City, the most controversial investment project in Syria.

01-05-2018

The Ministry of Transport has issued new procedures for the licensing of airlines, which could already remove a player from the market.

17-04-2018

Since it was established in 2016 to develop the Marota City development, Damascus Cham has established various joint ventures with private investors. Here is their list.

16-01-2018

Updated on February 02, 2018 (see bottom for details on updates): A new Syrian investor has signed an agreement to invest in the Basatin Al-Razi real estate area near Damascus.

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.

09-01-2018

A license has been granted to a new private airline in Syria, a local media has reported.