Investment Cooperation with Iranian Delegation Discussed

 Damascus, (ST) -  Minister of Public Works and Housing Hussein Arnous discussed with an Iranian delegation, currently visiting Syria, areas of cooperation and investment in construction, infrastructure, housing and real estate development. The delegation represents the Iranian industrial group Yazd and Tradis.

 Head of the delegation and Eng. Abdul Karim Obaidi, expressed the desire of his group, working in the fields of construction and heavy industries, to establish a company working in the field of real estate development in order to work and investment in Syria.

Industry Minister Discusses Industrial Cooperation with South Africa

Damascus, (ST) - Minister of Industry Ahmed Al-Hamo discussed on Thursday with the Ambassador of the Republic of South Africa in Damascus, Shaun Byneveldt the areas of industrial cooperation between the two countries and the possibility of benefiting from the technologies and industrial expertise in South Africa to develop the capabilities of industrial companies in Syria.

To Mark World Water Day, FAO Urges Safe Use of Wastewater, Especially in Agriculture

 Rome - FAO yesterday marked World Water Day by highlighting the opportunity that treated wastewater represents for agriculture, and improved food security and nutrition.

Globally, most wastewater is released into the environment without being treated. As a result, in many regions of the world, contaminated water is discharged into rivers and lakes and ends up in oceans. But treated and reused wastewater can be a cost-effective and sustainable solution to water scarcity.

Ministry of Economy: Press Conference on the Preparations of the DIF

Damascus, (ST) - The Ministry of Economy and Foreign Trade, in cooperation with the General Establishment for Exhibitions and International Markets held a press conference for the representatives of a number of companies, ambassadors and diplomats about the preparations that have been taken for the establishment of the 59th session of Damascus International Fair (DIF), in the city of exhibitions at the road to Damascus International Airport.

During the conference, Information Minister Mohammed Ramez Torgoman stressed that the Damascus International Fair "is not an economic phenomenon but also a social and cultural one," pointing out that the exhibition this year is, "a message to the world that we are committed to the culture of life and we will work with confidence on rebuilding and reconstruction."

Press Conference on Preparations for Holding 59th Damascus International Fair after Five-Year Stop

DAMASCUS– The Ministry of Economy and Foreign Trade in cooperation with the General Establishment for Exhibitions and International Markets held on Sunday a press conference for the representatives of a number of companies, ambassadors, diplomats and businessmen to address the preparations that have been taken for holding the 59th edition of Damascus International Fair.

The 59th session of Damascus International Fair will be held between the 19th and the 26th of May at Damascus Fairgrounds on the road to Damascus International Airport, SANA reported.