November 11, 2000
Syria will have to begin liberalizing its state-owned banks without delay if it wants to attracts the billions of dollars it needs for its development
November 9, 2000
Syrian Prime Minister Mohammed Mustapha Miro called Thursday for an Arab economic summit to boost solidarity.
Official Syrian sources estimate the cumulative budget of the local banking sector at SP 679.9 billion, of which SP 275.9 billion is in foreign currencies.
Some 400 potential investors, including the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a branch of the World Bank, gather for a conference in Damascus Thursday, November 9, aimed at promoting the Syrian
November 8, 2000
Some 400 potential investors, including the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a branch of the World Bank, gather for a conference in Damascus T
November 7, 2000
Witnesses coming from Syria said that the bloody clashes that broke out in Suwaida in the south of Syria between Bedouins and farmers on Monday renewe
November 6, 2000
Violent clashes erupted between Bedouins and peasants in the south Syrian city of Suwaida’, leaving ten people dead and more then thirty seven injured
A Syrian citizen crossed the Israeli border and was arrested by the Israeli forces near Ramat Magshimim in the south of the Golan Heights, said the Is
Syria’s Interior Minister, Muhammad Harbah, voiced his country's readiness to expand security cooperation with Iran.
The cumulative losses of the Syrian Textile Public Corporation subsidiaries exceeded three billion Syrian pounds ($60 million) this year, causing them to run out of liquidity.
November 5, 2000
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is planning a visit to neighboring Turkey, with which relations have always been delicate.
The Syrian government set out its 2001 budget to parliament Saturday, aiming to cut the deficit by 25 percent while at the same time hiking spending by 16.9 percent.
November 4, 2000
Lebanon’s foreign minister Mahmoud Hammad held talks in Damascus Saturday with his Syrian counterpart Farouq Shara where they discussed the deadlocked
November 3, 2000
Demonstrations were renewed in Palestinian camps south of the Syrian capital, Damascus after prayers on Friday.
Turkey and Syria agreed Friday to draw up a set of principles that will pave the way for cooperation in many fields between the two countries after ye