April 8, 2001
Syrian Foreign Minister Farouq Shara will pay an official visit to Russia “in the coming days.”
Syrian President Bashar Assad will pay a three-day official visit to Spain on May 2nd.
Commercial banks in Lebanon are gearing up to enter the Syrian market later this year or early in 2002 after the Parliament in Damascus approved a dra
Syria's ruling Baath party on Saturday said there was a need for "a concentrated action" to lift the sanctions slapped on Iraq.
April 6, 2001
Efforts are underway to form a Christian front that would group MPs and ministers loyal to the political establishment and try to serve as a link betw
April 5, 2001
Leaving behind the illegal but rewarding cannabis and opium farming, farmers in the Bekaa valley started new lives under the sovereignty of the law, r
Hizbollah’s secretary-general, Hassan Nasrallah, strongly defended the presence of Syrian troops on Wednesday, insisting that their stay is very essen
Syrian President Bashar Assad accused "Israeli extremism" of being an obstacle to peace in the Middle East during a meeting Wednesday with Slovak Pres
April 4, 2001
Damascus witnessed on Tuesday meetings that focused on ways to support the Palestinian people in their six-month old Intifada.
Syrian President, Bashar Assad, and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, discussed Tuesday night over the phone the latest developments in the Mid
Syria opened its first car fair Monday, April 2, following the government decision to allow the private sector to import cars. Some 30 carmakers were present for the opening of SyrAuto, representing
Syria is working on a bill to combat trade in fake goods, according to Bashar Al-Saqqa, responsible for property protection at the ministry of supply, quoted by the Tishrin daily Tuesday, April 3.
April 3, 2001
Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri called for an end to the debate over Syria's presence, but said the neighbor's influence in domestic politics
The Iranian state-owned company Azarab on Monday won a 9-million-dollar contract to upgrade the Syrian Banias refinery, 260 kilometers north of the Sy
Slovakia and Lebanon have discussed ways of improving economic cooperation at a meeting in Beirut between the Slovak president, Rudolf Schuster, and h