Author: SLJ

Legal Briefing- October 2019

Monetary Sources confirmed that the US Dollars deposited into the Lira Intervention Fund by Syrian businesspersons, which reached $1 billion (US) initially, would be pumped into the local foreign exchange markets. As a result,...

Legal Briefing- August 2019

Commerce Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev approved a proposal by the Crimean authorities to formalize economic relations with Syria in order to facilitate cross-border trade between Russia and Syria given the shorter maritime distance...

Legal Briefing- July 2019

Real Estate Construction works began on Delta Tower, the first real estate development project in Marota City to receive a building permit. The Governorate of Damascus is planning to streamline its licensing procedures with...

Legal Briefing- June 2019

Corporate A special committee has been formed to rewrite provisions of the Companies Law to encourage local and foreign investments in the reconstruction phase. The Syrian Companies Law is already one of the most...

Legal Briefing- May 2019

Petroleum According to the Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Ali Ghanem, Syria could start extracting commercial quantities of offshore natural gas by 2023 after exploration activities in the Mediterranean Sea began last October...