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Rehabilitation and restoration of Al-Khabiya Market, in Aleppo

Aleppo, ST- The rehabilitation and restoration  works of Al-Khabia Souk, which has been damaged by terrorism, are  proceeding  to encourage the return of commercial activities to it and restore the commercial life to this important  market, which includes more than one hundred shops.

1460 Schools Have Been Rehabilitated in the Areas Liberated from Terrorism in Aleppo

The education sector in the Syrian province of Aleppo, which has been targeted by the systematic terror attacks of terrorist organizations during the eight-year war on Syria , is now on amend gradually  after the province was liberated from terrorism by the Syrian Arab Army.

All  the  foreign-backed  terrorism  schemes  to spread obscurantist ideas   have failed and  since Aleppo was declared  free of terrorism 1460 schools were rehabilitated  and reopened to receive   more than  565.000 students.

 "The number of schools operating in Aleppo before the war was  4040 schools and the number of students reached one million and 263 thousand students”  .. Ibrahim Masso , Head of Education Directorate in Aleppo clarified  to SANA correspondent .

Rehabilitation of 681 stores ... The third stage of restoring Homs old markets project was completed

Due to the importance of historical and economic markets, as it is the commercial center of the city, rehabilitation and restoration teams have embarked and made - and are still - making great efforts to rebuild the archaeological market after being devastated by terrorism. The restoration work continues in its various stages while preserving the archaeological identity of these markets .

Updating the database and qualifying human cadres, the first steps in developing the national plan for regional planning

Damascus, ST- Within the framework of the reconstruction phase in Syria, it is necessary to have a national plan for housing and building taking into consideration the demographic, constructional and economic changes, which requires the participation of all concerned parties to provide the necessary data and tools.

The national project for Regional Planning represents the key to the preparation mechanism of this plan, as the executive and temporal program for it was approved last April by the Supreme Council for Regional Planning.

Deputy Minister of Public Works and Housing Mary Claire Al-Tali explained to SANA that the plan is based on updating the national spatial planning database in various sectors especially its  demographic, building, economic, natural, environmental and cultural axes. The plan also aims to define areas of major constructional communities as well as tourism, environmental and cultural heritage protection.

Restoration and rehabilitation works begin in Khan Al-Harir market in Old Aleppo

Aleppo, ST- The Aleppo City Council, in cooperation with the Aga Khan Foundation for Cultural Services, started the work of restoring and rehabilitating Khan Al-Harir market in the old city of Aleppo, which includes more than 60 shops and three stores that were designated for the trade of fabrics, sweets, and nuts.

Eng. Hussam Halabi, from the Implementation Department of the Old City of Aleppo, told SANA that Khan Al-Harir market is one of the most important markets of the old city and it forms the main entrance towards the Foustoq Square and Soukatia market. He added that Khan Al-Harir restoration works are currently being done under the supervision of the City Council and the Directorate of Antiquities and Museums.