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News

Corruption Devours One Third of Assad Regime’s Budget

Corruption Devours One Third of Assad Regime’s Budget

May 29, 2015, Comments Off on Corruption Devours One Third of Assad Regime’s Budget

Alarabi Aljadid – May 25, 2015 The director general of the Monopoly Prevention Authority in Bashar al-Assad’s government, Anwar Ali, surprised everyone by revealing that the regime lost about 30%... Read More»

Syrian delegation to Iran to implement agreements and collect loans

Syrian delegation to Iran to implement agreements and collect loans

May 29, 2015, Comments Off on Syrian delegation to Iran to implement agreements and collect loans

Alarabi Aljadid – May 27, 2015 Syrian resources said that a government delegation comprised of deputy ministers and general directors from Bashar al-Assad’s government is headed, on Thursday, to Iran... Read More»

Aleppo’s displaced find hope in small businesses

Aleppo’s displaced find hope in small businesses

May 29, 2015, Comments Off on Aleppo’s displaced find hope in small businesses

Almonitor – May 26, 2015 Yvonne had lost all her possessions, including 18 kilograms [40 pounds] of gold in her husband’s jewelry shop before armed groups took control of it in Aleppo. Yet,... Read More»

U.N. agency urges truce in Syria fighting during harvesting

U.N. agency urges truce in Syria fighting during harvesting

May 28, 2015, Comments Off on U.N. agency urges truce in Syria fighting during harvesting

Reuters – May 26, 2015 A U.N. agency appealed on Tuesday for a pause in the fighting raging across Syria so that farmers can harvest their crops in a country... Read More»

Analysis

Fluctuated Prices of Gas Cylinders in Aleppo Province within the Last Two Months

Fluctuated Prices of Gas Cylinders in Aleppo Province within the Last Two Months

January 30, 2015, Comments Off on Fluctuated Prices of Gas Cylinders in Aleppo Province within the Last Two Months

Syrian Economic Forum – January 30, 2015 The prices of gas cylinders in Aleppo province are in significant change due to the instable security conditions in the province neighborhoods and... Read More»

Till when would Iran support injustice?

Till when would Iran support injustice?

January 16, 2015, Comments Off on Till when would Iran support injustice?

Syrian Economic Forum – January 16, 2015 Despite the strength of Iran’s GDP, it lives in extreme poverty which is no secret for people concerned with Iranian affairs. It allocates... Read More»

The Madness of Oil Trade and Power Resources in Syria

The Madness of Oil Trade and Power Resources in Syria

December 26, 2014, Comments Off on The Madness of Oil Trade and Power Resources in Syria

Syrian Economic Forum – December 23, 2014 The trade of oil derivatives is under a great demand in various areas in Syria; especially after the spread of primary and movable... Read More»

Crisis of Syrian investors in Turkey

Crisis of Syrian investors in Turkey

December 18, 2014, Comments Off on Crisis of Syrian investors in Turkey

Syrian Economic Forum – December 18, 2014 We had some direct interviews with few Syrian business men in Gaziantep and Killes, to discuss the problems they are facing in Turkey... Read More»

Reports

Economic and the Business Community in Transitional Justice

Economic and the Business Community in Transitional Justice

July 15, 2014, Comments Off on Economic and the Business Community in Transitional Justice

Syrian Economic Forum – July 15, 2014 On June 24, SEF Chairman Mr. Ayman Tabbaa presented SEF’s view of the role of the business community in transitional justice at a... Read More»

Workshop on the reality of factories in Syria

Workshop on the reality of factories in Syria

June 4, 2014, Comments Off on Workshop on the reality of factories in Syria

Syrian Economic Forum – June 04, 2014 The Syrian Economic Forum organized a workshop on the reality of factories in Syria on June 2nd, 2014, which was held in Taymour... Read More»

Declining Incomes and increasing costs of living

Declining Incomes and increasing costs of living

October 4, 2013, Comments Off on Declining Incomes and increasing costs of living

Syrian Economic Forum – October 4, 2013 By Mohammad Al-Arabi Bakri During the last period, the Syrian market had a significant increase of prices in all sectors with an absence... Read More»

Aleppo’s Crisis and The New Job market

Aleppo’s Crisis and The New Job market

October 4, 2013, Comments Off on Aleppo’s Crisis and The New Job market

Syrian Economic Forum – October 4, 2013 By Mohammad Al-Arabi Bakri Syria’s economy has worsened dramatically since the ongoing unrest erupted more than two years ago and has pushed the... Read More»

Democratic Governance

Building Bridges

Building Bridges

November 15, 2012, Comments Off on Building Bridges

Building Bridges: Why and how key linkages between economics, democracy, and governance affect economic growth...

Entrepreneurship

YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP: THE FORCE OF POSITIVE CHANGE

YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP: THE FORCE OF POSITIVE CHANGE

October 29, 2012, Comments Off on YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP: THE FORCE OF POSITIVE CHANGE

James Shikwati Director of the Inter Region Economic Network, Kenya What is entrepreneurship? I think...