Syria

February 27, 2011

Assad
15:03 GMT

Yediot Ahronot newspaper on Sunday reported that two U.S. Senators on Friday conveyed to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a message from Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

February 12, 2011

Egypt
06:57 GMT

The Syrian media welcomed today the return of Egypt into the Arab arena

February 7, 2011

Dr. Abdullah Dardari, Syrian Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs
14:10 GMT

The Syrian government plans in conjunction with the private sector to allocate US$ 100 billion.

Assad and Hariri
13:00 GMT

Syrian security forces prevented Friday evening a demonstration in support of the regime in Damascus.

February 6, 2011

Gas facility
11:23 GMT

Sufian Alao, Syria's Oil and Mineral Resources Minister said that his country's imports of gas from Egypt had ceased as of yesterday.

February 4, 2011

Hizbullah
07:42 GMT

A Kuwaiti newspaper reported on Friday that some 1000 Hizbullah fighters have entered Syria in recent days.

January 31, 2011

Syrian troops
15:28 GMT

There are growing signs that anti-government protests are expected to extend to Syria.

Assad
06:18 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad vowed to push for more political reforms in his country.

January 26, 2011

Syria
07:51 GMT

Syria's total production of oil in 2010 amounted to about 141 million barrels .

January 24, 2011

Syria Tourist Map
12:52 GMT

The number of foreign tourists coming to Syria in 2010 amounted to 8.5 million, registering an increase of 40 percent compared to 2009.

January 23, 2011

Syria
13:26 GMT

During the recent Syrian Iranian Business Forum about 100 opportunities for projects in Syria were presented.

January 17, 2011

Syrian President, Bashar al-Assad
12:31 GMT

Amid the events in Tunisia, the Syrian leadership has announced in recent days a number of decisions which are aimed at reducing the decline of living conditions.

January 16, 2011

Robert Ford
19:40 GMT

Robert Ford, the first American ambassador to Damascus since 2005, arrived Sunday in Syria.

January 15, 2011

Samo Zein, Elissa
22:09 GMT

Syrian singer Samo Zein has answered Lebanese singer Elissa’s recent remarks about not knowing who she is by saying that he too does not know any singer by the name of Elissa

January 12, 2011

Syrian Investment Agency
08:07 GMT

The Director-General of the Syrian Authority for Investment, Ahmed Abdel Aziz, said the Authority approved during 2010 some 400 investment projects.