China's Participation in Reconstruction in Syria Discussed

DAMASCUS, (ST)- Syria and China on Thursday discussed  bilateral ties and China's participation in the process of reconstruction in Syria.

During a meeting with China's Ambassador in Damascus Qi Qianjian, Prime Minister Imad Khamis thanked Beijing for supporting Syria at different international gatherings, stressing that "today we are amid a global war on terrorism, with takfiri terrorists on the one side and all peoples of the world that began to suffer from terrorism on the opposite side."

"We are confronting terrorism in parallel with exerting political efforts to attain security and stability to the Syrian people," said Khamis.

Mayyaleh Discuss with Syrian Industrialists Residing in Egypt Means to Facilitate Their Return to Syria

DAMASCUS- Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Adib Mayyaleh discussed on Monday with a delegation of Syrian industrials residing in Egypt the ministry’s means to support Syrian businessmen abroad to facilitate their return to Syria in light of the stabilization of security conditions and the gradual return of economic activity.

The two sides discussed the activities of the industrialists’ facilities in Syria and abroad, in addition to discussing the possibility of exchanging imports between Syria and Egypt.

For his part, Mayyaleh pointed out to the efforts exerted to launch the 59th session of Damascus International Fair, hailing the efforts of Syrian businessmen to maintain the strength of Syrian industry in all countries, particularly Egypt.

Khallouf Trading Company Launches Two New Cars in Syrian Market

DAMASCUS – In an event at Sheraton Hotel in Damascus, Khallouf Trading Company launched on Saturday two new products, the DFM S50 sedan and the DFM AX7 SUV, which were produced in the company’s plant in Hama in cooperation with China’s Dongfeng Motors, in the Syrian markets, according to SANA.

In a speech at the launch event, Industry Minister Ahmad al-Hamo affirmed that the government is committed to supporting industrialists and providing them with all the necessary facilitations in order to ensure that production will continue and that industrialists whose facilities have stopped operations can resume work.

80 Companies Take Part in Job fair in Damascus

DAMASCUS- An expo for employment and job opportunities, organized by al-Bajaa Group for Expos and International Conferences and sponsored by Syriatel telecommunications company, kicked off on Saturday at Dama Rose Hotel in Damascus.

More than 80 public and private companies will be taking part in the Job Fair. Job seekers will be allowed the opportunity to get in touch with companies and submit job applications to them directly, according to SANA.

The three-day expo, which is dubbed “Our country’s people are our responsibility”, will include 24 specialized symposiums tackling the strategic tracks of social and economic growth and development in the protocols and programs of employment and training.

Oil Tanker Loaded with a Million Barrels of Crude Oil Arrived in Syria: Oil Ministry

DAMASCUS, (ST)- An oil tanker loaded with one million barrels of crude oil arrived in Syria on Tuesday., according to the Ministry of Oil and Mineral Resources.

The process of unloading the barrels started immediately in preparation for refinement.

In a statement, the ministry said the new shipment will make remarkable improvement in the electricity situation in the country within the coming few days.