Syria

June 9, 2009

15:14 GMT

Syrian Presidential Political and Media Adviser Bouthaina Shaaban said on Tuesday that the Lebanese elections held on Sunday are an "internal Lebanese

13:26 GMT

Syria wishes to restart indirect peace talks with Israel, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davatoglu told American officials during his visit to Washing

June 4, 2009

07:13 GMT

Grameen-Jameel, a social business that serves the Arab microfinance industry, has announced it has facilitated a multi-million dollar credit facility for the First Microfinance Institution (FMFI) Sy

June 3, 2009

15:55 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Wednesday replaced his defense minister, Hassan Ali Tourkmani.

10:52 GMT

for the First Microfinance Institution (FMFI) Syria, part of the Aga Khan Agency for Microfinance (AKAM), to help improve the lives of 2,700 underpriv

June 1, 2009

03:51 GMT

The great Syrian artist George Wasoof launched a new music album called “Allah Karim” (God Is Generous)

May 31, 2009

05:56 GMT

Syrian artist Asala Nasri was a guest on the television entertainment show “Al Dunia Ghinwa” (Life is a Song)

May 27, 2009

09:23 GMT

Wared Transport Provides Specialized Truckload Transportation Services

May 26, 2009

04:13 GMT

The Syrian actor Wael Sharaf, known for his role as Mutaz in the famous Syrian drama series “Bab Al Harah” (The Neighborhood Gate) said that he would like to appear in music video clips for various Ar

May 25, 2009

13:56 GMT

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem on Monday said Damascus will not return to the negotiations table with Israel unless they are fruitful.

May 24, 2009

04:03 GMT

The Syrian actress Amal Arafah will make a guest appearance in the new television drama series “Qoloob Saghirah” (Small Hearts)

May 23, 2009

10:36 GMT

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad said on Saturday Israel was the "major obstacle" to peace in the Middle East.

May 16, 2009

04:47 GMT

Syria's president stated Friday that Damascus is interested in resuming indirect peace talks with Israel but does not believe the new Israeli governme

May 12, 2009

12:51 GMT

The Syrian ambassador to Turkey was quoted as saying Tuesday Damascus was ready to re-start indirect peace contacts with Israel via Ankara's mediation

May 11, 2009

10:45 GMT

Al-Qaeda in Iraq returned after a period of lull to use Syrian soil to smuggle fighters into Iraq, The Washington Post reported.