Syria

March 28, 2001

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Iraqi Trade Minister Mohammed Medhi Saleh said on March 27th that Baghdad had started technical studies for building a new oil pipeline to Syria to replace one that industry sources said was reopened

March 27, 2001

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat and Syrian President Bashar Assad met briefly on the sidelines of the Amman Arab summit. An official meeting will

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Syria's parliament stripped MP Khalil Hajem al-Safuq of his government immunity Tuesday for brandishing a handgun in a personal quarrel.

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad offered his support to the Palestinians Tuesday, saying "forget the past" after 10 years of animosity between Damascu

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A Palestinian official has confirmed that the Syrian and Palestinian delegations to the Arab summit being held in Amman disagreed ahead of a scheduled

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Syrian President Bashar Al Assad seems to be on good terms with the new US administration, according to a report by Guardian in its internet edition.

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European Union (EU) ambassador to Damascus Marc Pierini called in Damascus on Monday, March 26, for Syria to accelerate the pace of its year-old economic reform program in order to reach a trade assoc

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European Union (EU) ambassador to Damascus Marc Pierini called in Damascus on Monday, March 26, for Syria to accelerate the pace of its year-old economic reform program in order to reach a trade assoc

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European Union (EU) ambassador to Damascus Marc Pierini called here Monday, March 25, for Syria to accelerate the pace of its year-old economic reform program in order to reach a trade association agr

March 26, 2001

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Economic sources in Syria estimate the value of tax evasion activities in the country at 29 billion Syrian pounds, an activity particularly common in the private sector.

March 25, 2001

03:00 GMT

Syria has exported more than one million sheep to the Gulf countries valued at a 100 million dollars over the past 10 months.

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Syria and Greece signed Saturday in Damascus an agreement for cooperation in upgrading Syria’s aviation sector.

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Syria is expected to formally urge next week's Arab summit to reactivate the Arab boycott of Israel, delegates at a preparatory meeting of Arab foreign ministers told AFP Saturday, March 24.  The mini

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A transport agreement was signed in Damascus Saturday between Syria and Greece, including conditions of international road transport of passengers and goods and free rehabilitation by Greece civil avi

March 24, 2001

02:00 GMT

Syria and Turkey are planning to cooperate in new areas of common intrest such as agriculture.