Syria

May 6, 2009

15:20 GMT

Jeffrey Feltman, acting US secretary of state for Near Eastern affairs, and National Security Council Senior Director Daniel Shapiro are visiting Syri

May 5, 2009

19:41 GMT

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad affirmed in a joint press conference with his Iranian peer Mahmoud Ahmadinejad following their talks on Tuesday the

May 4, 2009

10:30 GMT

Syrian Lou'loua (Pearl) Airlines company on Sunday received its first rented BAe planes, which include 96 seats.

May 3, 2009

03:15 GMT

The Syrian actor Tayem Al Hasan refused an offer by the well-known Syrian director Basam Al Mala to take part in the fourth part of the famous Syrian television drama series “Bab Al Harah” (The Neighb

April 30, 2009

15:26 GMT

At least 13 people died in a shooting incident at a college in Azerbaijan’s capital city, Baku, on Thursday when a gunman opened fire on teachers and

01:59 GMT

The young Syrian artist Rowaida Ateyah wore a white wedding dress in her video clip for the song “Sho Sahel Al Haki” (Talking Is Easy)

April 28, 2009

07:40 GMT

Syrian President Bashar Assad defended Lebanon's Hizbullah against allegations that the Shiite movement planned to carry out multiple attacks in Egypt

02:40 GMT

Syrian actor Jamal Suleiman will be participating in this year’s ‘ART Oscar Festival’

April 27, 2009

13:16 GMT

Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak on Monday described the first joint military exercise between Turkey and Syria as a "worrying" development.

April 26, 2009

07:22 GMT

Israel's foreign minister said Sunday he would be ready to immediately hold peace talks with Syria, but only without preconditions.

06:12 GMT

PITTSBURGH - A hilarious new book—the first of its kind—by Arab-American and native Pittsburgher, Dalel B. Khalil, examines with humor and candor the

April 24, 2009

07:09 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad reshuffled the government on Thursday, appointing six new ministers and creating a separate environment ministry hea

April 22, 2009

05:54 GMT

With an invitation from the Syrian British association the Syrian famous actress Solaf Fawakhirji is invited to visit the British capital London where she will be awarded there

April 20, 2009

09:11 GMT

Chief Executive of Albaraka Banking Group Adnan Ahmed Yousef, said Sunday that the group is preparing for opening a subsidiary in Syria in July

08:52 GMT

Launches local operations in partnership with Syrian Arab Airlines