Arab Economic Forum Recommends Breaking the Coercive Economic Measures Imposed on the Syrian People

DAMASCUS - The Arab Economic Exchange Forum held here on Wednesday at Damascus' Dama Rose Hotel under the title "Together Towards a Common Arab Market", recommended the breaking of unilateral coercive economic measures imposed on the Syrian people and the creation of economic and trade opportunities to achieve this goal.

The participants in the forum affirmed in a statement at the conclusion of their meeting the necessity of activating Arab economic integration, improving the volume of inter-trade, opening new Arab markets, establishing an integrated policy among all economic sectors in support of Syrian exportable products, raising Arab export efficiency in general and showing Syria as an investment zone in terms of its important geographical position.

Syria, Bulgaria To Activate Economic Cooperation

DAMASCUS - The Board of Directors of Damascus Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday discussed here on Tuesday  with a delegation representing the Bulgarian-Syrian Chamber of Commerce means of activating economic cooperation between the two countries.

The head of the Board of Directors of the Damascus Chamber of Commerce, Mohammed Ghassan Al-Qalaa pointed out the need to activate trade and economic relations and restore them as they were previously and to expand Bulgaria's participation in the next session of Damascus International Fair.

Some 33 Exhibitions on The Fairs' Foundation Agenda

DAMASCUS -, Director-General of the General Foundation for International Exhibitions and Markets, Ghassan Al-Fakiani, announced that the number of exhibitions registered on the Foundation's schedule for the current year has reached 33, while the final approvals were granted to 32 exhibitions due to be held for the next year 2020.

"This year's plan is diverse and includes many specialized exhibitions, including food, agriculture and textiles, as well as dozens of other titles covering all aspects of the economy in Syria," Al-Fakiani told SANA.

Syrian Delegation Participates in a Meeting on Sustainable Development Issues

Moscow - A delegation from the People's Assembly participated in the meeting of the Standing Committee for Economic Affairs and Sustainable Development held at the Asian Parliamentary Association's (APA) headquarters in Narayan Mar, Russia.

During the meeting, the participants discussed issues related to sustainable development 2015-2030, mechanisms to overcome the obstacles that affect the peoples and countries of West Asian countries, issues of poverty, environment, water resources, green energy and finance affairs.

In his speech during the meeting, the head of the Syrian delegation, Elias Murad, pointed to the role of parliaments in bringing together relations between peoples and pressure on governments to take positions in line with their interests, stressing the importance of uncovering countries supporting terrorism.

250 Companies from 26 Countries in the Syrian Specialized Exhibitions Group

Damascus- Activities of the "Syrian Specialized Exhibitions" will start on Tuesday, with the participation of more than 250 companies from 26 Arab and foreign countries in the exhibition city on the Damascus International Airport Road."

The "Syrian Specialized Exhibitions" was organized by Tayara for International Exhibitions and Conferences will include the establishment of three exhibitions at the same time, "The Syrian International Exhibition for Building, Construction and Infrastructure Mibuild Show in cooperation with the Ministry of Public Works and Housing, the Syrian International Exhibition Synex for Industrial Machinery and Equipment in cooperation with the Ministry of Industry And the Syrian International Exhibition SyriaMib of Electricity, Mechanics and Water Works in cooperation with the Ministry of Electricity.