Syria, Iraq Discuss Preparations for Holding Joint Syrian-Iraqi Committee in May

DAMASCUS- Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Mohammad Samer al-Khalil discussed with chargé d’affairs at the Iraqi Embassy in Damascus Riad Hassoun al-Tai the required preparations for holding the 9th session of the Joint Syrian-Iraqi Committee for Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technical cooperation at the beginning of next May, SANA reported.

The two sides discussed means to enhance trade relations, underlining the necessity of upgrading them in light of what the two countries are facing of terrorism and a fierce war that notably affected the amount of the two-way trading and the flow of goods between the two countries.

Some 40 Companies to Take Part in "JOBex" on April 29

Damascus, (ST)-In cooperation with Syriatel, Masarat company for Exhibitions and fairs will launch Job Opportunities and Employment Fair (JOBex 2) under the title "Your Opportunity for an Ideal Job" with the participation of 40 industrial, commercial and service companies on April 29, at Tishreen Sport City in Damascus.

Industry Minister, Czech Ambassador discuss industrial cooperation

Damascus, (ST) - Minister of Industry Eng. Ahmed Hamo discussed here with Czech Ambassador in Damascus Eva Felipe the existing industrial cooperation relations between the two friendly countries and how to activate these relations and the possibility of participation of Czech companies in the reconstruction phase in Syria.

Mr. Al-Hamo called for discussing the possibility of establishing joint projects between the Syrian companies and their Czech counterparts in the field of cement, glass and food industries, in addition to contributing to the rehabilitation of public industrial companies previously established by the Czech companies.

Enhancing Cooperation between Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Sino-Arab Association

Damascus, (ST) -The Board of Directors of the Federation of Syrian Chambers of Commerce discussed here with the delegation of the Sino-Arab Association the areas of cooperation between Syrian companies and their Chinese counterparts and means of motivating and supporting Chinese companies to enter the fields of investment and construction projects in Syria.

The head of the Federation of Chambers of Commerce Mohamed Ghassan Al-Qalaa pointed to the depth of the relations between Syria and China in all fields, stressing the importance of the participation of Chinese companies in the reconstruction phase, especially that China is a friendly country and has supporting positions for Syria.

Industry Minister, Arab-Chinese Association Discuss Investment Cooperation

Damascus, (ST)- Minister of Industry Ahmed Al-Hamo discussed here yesterday with the delegation of the Arab-Chinese Association the investment opportunities available in the industrial sector to Chinese companies wishing to work and invest in Syria and participate in the rehabilitation of companies and industrial establishments that were damaged in the current crisis.

The Minister reviewed with the guest delegation the areas in which Chinese companies can invest in, which are concentrated in the fields of cement, glass, sandblasting, basalt, photovoltaic production, renewable energy industries, investment in raw materials available in Syria, food and pharmaceutical industries.