Syrian-Russian Talks on Supporting the Electrical System and Developing the Water Sector

 Damascus,(ST) - Minister of Water Resources Eng. Nabil al -Hassan discussed here on Saturday during a meeting with a Russian government delegation headed by Deputy Minister of Energy Kirill Moldetov on prospects of cooperation and development of joint relations between the two countries in the field of water sector.

 The Minister briefed the delegation, which includes deputy ministers of transport and industry and a number of senior managers and representatives of Russian companies, on the work of the ministry and the damage caused to the sources of water facilities. He noted the need to expand cooperation between the two countries and the rehabilitation of the dams of Euphrates, Ba'ath and Tishreen, as well as rehabilitation of the main water outlet at Al Khafsa station in Aleppo Governorate.

Xiaoyan: Beijing to Supports Efforts for Rebuilding in Syria

BEIJING – China’s Special Envoy for Syria Xie Xiaoyan affirmed that his country would support efforts for reconstruction and rebuilding infrastructure in Syria.

According to SANA, Xiaoyan’s remarks came in a seminar held in Beijing University titled “Rebuild Syria,” during which he called on the Chinese companies to participate in the reconstruction.

For his part, Ambassador of Syria in Beijing Imad Mustafa said that Syria seeks to form a joint strategic vision with China and will not wait for the end of the war to begin reconstruction, noting that the priority in that field will be given for companies from friendly countries.

Minister of Public Works Calls on Brazilian Businessmen to Invest in the Syrian Market

Damascus, (ST) - Minister of Public Works and Housing Hussein Arnous discussed here with the delegation of Brazilian businessmen who participated in the reconstruction exhibition of Syria the mechanisms of cooperation between the two sides in the field of rapid construction and prefabricated buildings.

Minister Arnous called on the Brazilian companies and businessmen to invest in the Syrian market through establishing partnerships with the Syrian side, in appreciation of the active participation of the first Brazilian side in the reconstruction exhibition of Syria.

Prime Minister: Developing a Working Plan to enhance Agricultural Reality

Damascus, (ST) - The government started a comprehensive plan to re-invest the land which was re-controlled by the Syrian Arab Army in various governorates. The meeting was held here on Sunday by the Ministry of Agriculture and Agrarian Reform, headed by the Prime Minister, Eng. Emad Khamis.

During the meeting, the executive mechanisms were set for re-planting these lands and coordinating with the concerned local authorities to facilitate the return of farmers and communicate directly with them to address the difficulties they face.

Prime Minister: government keen on providing all requirements to enhance steadfastness and increase production

Damascus – Prime Minister Imad Khamis stressed that the sacrifices of the Syrian army and armed forces have enabled the government to perform its responsibilities and strengthen the steadfastness of the Syrian people who back up the army in its war on terrorism.

Premier Khamis was speaking during the activities of the 9th session of the General Council of the General Federation of Trade Unions.

He noted that having no foreign debts, preserving its foreign exchange reserves, providing support to strategic crops and addressing key economic issues set indicators for Syria’s success in overcoming all difficult circumstances, SANA reported.