Iran Will Remain on Syria Side in Reconstruction Era: Jahangiri

Iranian First Vice President Es'haq Jahangiri says the Islamic Republic will stand by Syria in the reconstruction plans of country, Press TV reported.

"As the Iranian government and nation stood by the Syrian government and people in the fight against terrorist groups, they will also stand by the Syrian people now that major parts of Syria are under the control of the country's government," Jahangiri said in a meeting with Syrian Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Mohammad Samer al-Khalil in Tehran on Tuesday.

Syria, Iran to Enhance Economic, Trade Cooperation

TEHRAN- Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Mohammad Samer al-Khalil discussed with Iranian Minister of Roads and Urban Development Abbas Akhoundi means to enhance mechanisms of economic, trade, financial and investment cooperation between Syria and Iran, SANA reported.

Al-Khalil heads the Syrian side of Syrian-Iranian Joint Ministerial Economic Committee. While Akhoundi heads the Iranian side.

Cham Wings Announces the Launch of the Damascus-Emirates Line in July

 Damascus- Al-Cham Aviation Company has announced that the launch of its direct flights to the United Arab Emirates of Dubai, al-Sharjah and Abu Dhabi will be next July.

 The Director of Business Development at Al -Cham Wings, Osama Sati’expressed in a statement his company’s satisfaction of the UAE side to operate directly whereas the passengers had to travel through Beirut and Kuwait.

 He pointed out that Syrian travelers had to travel to the UAE via Beirut, pay additional costs, waste time and carry long travel expenses.

Russian delegation discusses with Damascus countryside governorate projects of reconstruction

Damascus countryside - Governor of Damascus countryside Ala Ibrahim discussed Sunday with Dmitry Sablin, Coordinator of the Parliamentary Group for relation Affairs with Syrian people’s Assembly, prospects of cooperation in the fields of reconstruction and exchange of expertise to develop resources of Damascus countryside regions.

During the meeting, the two sides reviewed projects that would help push production process and reconstruction in the governorate and open the way for new work domains which could contribute to promoting the youth capabilities and increasing their expertise, SANA reported.

Khamis calls Russian companies to take part in reconstruction phase in Syria

Damascus - Prime Minister Imad Khamis has said that Syria is a fertile environment for investments, especially in light of the work on the issuance of an advanced investment law that provides all necessary facilitations, including the simplification of procedures.

Khamis remarks came during his meeting on Saturday with a Russian delegation headed by Dmitry Sablin who is head of the working group for the implementation of the agreement between the al-Baath Arab Socialist Party and the United Russia party and the coordinator of the State Duma’s group for relations with the Syrian parliament, SANA reported.

He renewed the call on the Russian companies to take part in the reconstruction phase and set up projects in various fields of infrastructure, building, industrial and tourist projects.