Syria

March 27, 2001

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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

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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

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

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The expansionary fiscal policy adopted in 2000 and a steady growth in global non-oil commodity prices will lead to upward pressure on prices. But fair

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A Syrian human rights group appealed Friday to authorities to accord full civil rights to former political prisoners in the country.

March 22, 2001

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The first Syrian website that provides e-commerce services was officially launched Wednesday.

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Syrian President Bashar Assad will pay an official visit to Washington for talks with President George W. Bush in April or May.

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Lebanon’s Druze leader Walid Jumblatt said Wednesday that he had “no problem” with Syrian military reinforcements around the Druze-dominated Chouf mou

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Asala Nasri released her latest album ”Yamin Allah” which is composed by Mohamed Diya and written by Mansour al-Shadi.

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Assi al-Hellani released his latest album entitled ”Keed Ozzalak”.