January 2, 2001
Addressing an investment seminar in Damascus, the Director General of the Syrian Investment Office, Mohammed Saraqbi, said that Syria manufactures 700,000 tons of citrus per annum.
December 31, 2000
Syria plans to plant 40 million fruit and forest trees in 2001, as well as nine million fodder trees, as part of an agriculture ministry program.
French President Jacques Chirac and his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad spoke by telephone Sunday about the Middle East situation.
The Chrysler International Corporation, the American partner of the Daimler Chrysler company, has recently penetrated into the Syrian markets.
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
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
The European Union (EU) and Syria signed a two million Euro finance deal to support Syrian cultural heritage.
Syrian President Bashar Al Assad is planning to visit Iran in the coming few days for regional discussions.
December 28, 2000
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
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
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
Proposals by US President Bill Clinton for peace between Israel and the Palestinians \"render service to Israel\" and do not respond to the \"minimum
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
A Syrian bank announced plans Monday to introduce the country\'s first credit cards, as Damascus continues to reform its economy.
December 24, 2000
The daily of the ruling Baath part in Damascus Sunday praised the \"positive policy\" towards Syria from Turkish President Ahmet Necdet Sezer.