Syria

December 31, 2000

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The Chrysler International Corporation, the American partner of the Daimler Chrysler company, has recently penetrated into the Syrian markets.

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Syrian Irrigation Minister Taha al-Atrash is expected in Iraq soon to seal an accord on sharing the waters of the Euphrates River.

December 30, 2000

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Members of the regional command of the Syrian ruling Baath Party discussed at a meeting last week working papers related to the economic future of the

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The European Union (EU) and Syria signed a two million Euro finance deal to support Syrian cultural heritage.

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Syrian President Bashar Al Assad is planning to visit Iran in the coming few days for regional discussions.

December 28, 2000

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Syria has set itself the difficult goal of making public companies profitable without resorting to privatizations, which would imply major job lay-offs. Syria wants a smooth change, to avoid the socia

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Syria has set itself the difficult goal of making public companies profitable without resorting to privatizations, which would imply major job lay-offs. \"The state sector plays an important social pa

December 27, 2000

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The US proposals for an Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement will fail because they ignore the main principles of the peace process, including Israeli

December 26, 2000

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Proposals by US President Bill Clinton for peace between Israel and the Palestinians \"render service to Israel\" and do not respond to the \"minimum

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A Syrian bank announced plans Monday, December 25, to introduce the country's first credit cards, as Damascus continues to reform its economy. Syrians can now acquire credit cards only by applying to

December 25, 2000

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A Syrian bank announced plans Monday to introduce the country\'s first credit cards, as Damascus continues to reform its economy.

December 24, 2000

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The daily of the ruling Baath part in Damascus Sunday praised the \"positive policy\" towards Syria from Turkish President Ahmet Necdet Sezer.

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Haaretz newspaper said Sunday that Israel has detected a certain moderation in the stance recently taken by Syrian President Bashar Assad toward the L

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Syria\'s Progressive National Front (PNF) coalition headed by the ruling Baath party called Saturday for state enterprises to be run in line with \"economic norms,\" meaning they must be efficient.

December 22, 2000

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German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder telephoned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad Thursday night.