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Nine international companies and consortiums have pre-qualified to bid for the development of one or two IPP Wind Park Projects in Syria, according to PEEGT, the state power utility.


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Manufacturing and production of all kinds of iron and steel bars


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Set up a steel & iron factory


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Bab Rizq Jameel, a Saudi-funded microfinance institution operating in Syria since 2009, said it had created 5,986 new jobs in the country last year.


Syrian exports declined by a third last year as Iraq continued to take an increasing share of the country’s total international sales, according to official trade statistics.


United Arab Aluminum Company Syria has won a USD 8 million contract to conduct the aluminum and glass works for the new airport of Dakar, the capital of Senegal.


Apollo, an Indian engineering firm, has started works on a project to increase capacity at a state-owned steel company.


Air Liquide, a French manufacturer of industrial gases, has commissioned its first production unit in Syria.


Bilateral trade between Syria and Lebanon fell to USD 459 million in 2009, an annual decline of 7.2 percent, according to the latest figures from the Syrian-Lebanese Higher Council, which sources its data from the Lebanese customs.


Arabian Roots has announced that it had been appointed by Atlas Copco, a Swedish manufacturer of construction materials, to be the sole distributor of its products in Syria.

Cham Wings Airlines, Syria’s first private sector airliner, will be expanding its fleet with a new aircraft next month. The Syria Report talks to Ossama Satea, Business Development Manager, on the company’s performance and prospects.

Hani Maklouf, CEO of Al-Hani Trading Group, announced that it had completed construction works on a lime plant it is building in cooperation Italy’s Tirozzi Co., and other international firms.


Steel Rolling International Company (SRIC) will commission its reinforcing bar plant before the end of this year with an annual production capacity of 300,000 tons.


The Embassy of Cyprus is organizing a trip to Damascus by a Cypriot business Delegation on the occasion of the visit to Syria of the President of Cyprus, Demetris Christofias.


A Syrian business delegation will be visiting Austria and Slovakia on April 28 and 30 to seek new business opportunities. 


An economic and business delegation headed by Deputy Prime Minister Abdallah Dardari will visit Poland on March 4 and 5.


Hamisho Economic Group will begin production in its new car assembly plant in the last quarter of 2009, according to Imad Hamisho, Chairman of the Group.


An economic and business delegation, headed by Abdallah Dardari, will visit the Czech Republic between the 19th and 22nd of November.



A delegation of Syrian entrepreneurs is visiting the Netherlands for B2B encounters with Dutch businessmen.


Roots Steel, a newly established joint-venture between Construction Products Holding Company and Arabian Roots, is setting-up in Syria a plant for the production of pre-engineered steel structure buildings.
Syria and India signed three economic agreements during the visit to New Delhi of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad.

Syria’s production of steel billets will reach 1.15 million tons in 2009, following the commissioning of two new plants.

The Ministry of Economy and Trade has published a new list of items authorized for imports in Syria.
The Ministry of Economy and Trade has published a new list of items authorized for imports in Syria.
The Ministry of Economy has allowed a new list of items to be imported in Syria.

A joint-venture of two Indian companies has bid for exploration rights on Block 14.


The Syrian President has passed into law a new text regulating the activities of housing cooperatives.


The Syrian Investment Commission has licensed 30 investment projects that are worth a total investment cost of SYP 12.27 billion.


Naji Al Otri, Syria’s Prime Minister, laid the foundation stone and inaugurated a series of social and health projects during a visit to the two central governorates of Homs and Hama.


Syria's market demand for cement is expected to reach 6.5 million tons in 2007, according to Ahmad Ali Saleh, director general of OMRAN.


Joud Group is planning to set up a steel billet manufacturing plant in the industrial city of Adra, some 35 km north east of Damascus, in joint-venture with unnamed Syrian and Lebanese investors. The plant will have an annual production capacity of 512...


The Ministry of Industry has given some hints as to the broad outlines of the reform of the state-owned industrial sector


The Ministry of Economy has issued a series of decisions to allow the private sector to import several new consumer and industrial items.