Second Credit Line Will be Activated Between Syria and Iran

TEHRAN, (ST) –The Minister of Electricity Mohamed Zuhair kharbotli, during a meeting with Iran's First Vice President Advisor Sa’eed Aouhadi, who is Chief of the Iranian-Syrian Economic Relations Committee, confirmed here on Monday that the first credit line between Syria and Iran helped supply and implement many projects in Syria.

During the meeting, Eng. Kharbotli expressed his hope to accelerate the activation of the second credit line to benefit in the implementation of many other strategic projects.

Prime Minister: Next Round of Damascus International Fair in September 2018 under Motto “Made in Syria”

DAMASCUS-Prime Minister Imad Khamis set September 6th, 2018 as date for inaugurating the 60th edition of Damascus International Fair, saying the next round of the fair will be under the patronage of President Bashar al-Assad.

“Big efforts will be exerted to make the International Fair successful with all criterions and achieve the aspired-for goal on the national economic level,” Khamis said in a press statement following a government meeting held at Damascus Fairgrounds., according to SANA.

Syrian-Iranian-Iraqi Meeting to Re-activate the Tripartite Electric Connection

Tehran, (ST) - A joint meeting between the Syrian, Iraqi and Iranian electricity ministries was held at the Iranian Ministry of Energy in Tehran on Sunday to sign a protocol to reactivate the tripartite electricity link between the three countries to the exchange of electrical energy between the three countries at times of need.

The linking will be through lines, the first line will be 400 KV lines with a length of 155 km, including 25 km from Al Qaim station to the Iraqi-Syrian border, some 130 km in Syrian territory up to Al Taym station and the second line will be 230 KV with a length of 42 km through the al -Sweidiya Syrian station and the Iraqi Tel Abu Zaher station.

Syrian, Sudanese Economic Cooperation Discussed

Damascus,(ST) - Minister of Internal Trade and Consumer Protection Dr. Abdullah Al-Gharbi and the Ambassador of the Republic of Sudan in Damascus, Khalid Ahmed Mohamed Ali, discussed here ways to activate economic cooperation relations and trade exchange between Syria and Sudan.

The two sides discussed the possibilities of exporting the surplus of local production and the mechanisms of activating meetings between businessmen and owners of economic and industrial activities in the two brotherly countries.

More than 40 Arab, Foreign and Local Companies Participate in “RAWMIEX” Expo

DAMASCUS- More than 40 Arab, foreign and local companies are taking part in the 1st exhibition of Raw Materials and Infrastructure Requirements Exhibition “RAWMIEX” which kicked off on Sunday at Damascus-based Dama Rose Hotel.

Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Ali Ghanem, in a statement during the opening, underlined the importance of the exhibition with regard to the timing and the content as it is the first specialized expo in Syria, according to SANA.