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Assad-ISIS Partnership Contract to Produce and Share Gas in Raqqa!

Assad-ISIS Partnership Contract to Produce and Share Gas in Raqqa!

October 30, 2014, No Comments

Alaan TV – Oct 28, 2014 Activists revealed details of a partnership between the Syrian regime and ISIS group that stipulates sharing the Tweinan gas plant production – located southwest... Read More»

Damascus Countryside Raises Transportation Tariff by 10%

Damascus Countryside Raises Transportation Tariff by 10%

October 30, 2014, No Comments

Aliqtisadi – Oct 22nd, 2014 “Damascus Countryside Governorate” issued a new tariff on all public transportation (diesel or gasoline) in the province. According to the official news agency “SANA”, the... Read More»

An Economic Researcher: as Prices Rise, so should Wages

An Economic Researcher: as Prices Rise, so should Wages

October 30, 2014, No Comments

Aliqtisadi – Oct 28, 2014 Ghassan Ibrahim, an economic researcher in the Faculty of Economy “Damascus University”, affirmed that the unchanged wages and salaries have a psychological impact on workers;... Read More»

The Assad Regime Requests a $1 million Loan from Russia

The Assad Regime Requests a $1 million Loan from Russia

October 30, 2014, No Comments

Alarabiya – Oct 24, 2014 The Russian newspaper “Kommersant” reported that the Russian-Syrian committee met on Wednesday in Sochi, during which the Assad regime requested a $1 million loan from... Read More»

Analysis

Crisis of Syrians in Turkey: Challenges and Suggested Solutions

Crisis of Syrians in Turkey: Challenges and Suggested Solutions

October 21, 2014, No Comments

Syrian Economic Forum – Oct 21st, 2014 After fleeing the Assad regime’s barbaric bombings of civilians, massive numbers of Syrians are flowing over the border to find refuge in Turkey.... Read More»

Repercussions of the Syrian Crisis on the Textile Industry

Repercussions of the Syrian Crisis on the Textile Industry

June 23, 2014, No Comments

Syrian Economic Forum – June 23, 2014 The textile industry has suffered significant losses, as a result of the war in Syria, which was sparked by Assad regime in response... Read More»

High Unemployment Rates in The Syrian Crisis

High Unemployment Rates in The Syrian Crisis

June 19, 2014, No Comments

Syrian Economic Forum – June 19, 2014 Unemployment rates had significantly increased during the last three years; as a result of barbaric bombings on private and public properties that were... Read More»

The Impact of the Syrian Crisis on Factories in Northwest Syria No. (2)

The Impact of the Syrian Crisis on Factories in Northwest Syria No. (2)

June 17, 2014, No Comments

Analytic Study of factories and manufacturers in Northwestern Syria (2) The primary role to be played by factories in Syria at the moment is the production of food and pharmaceutical... Read More»

Reports

Economic and the Business Community in Transitional Justice

Economic and the Business Community in Transitional Justice

July 15, 2014, No Comments

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, No Comments

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, No Comments

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, No Comments

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

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

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