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Iran to open trade offices in Iraq, Turkey, Lebanon, Syria

The plan is part of Iran’s wider approach to promote ties with regional countries. Western neighbours are now the country’s economic priority following the US sanctions.


Iranian carmaker SIAPA restarts production line in Syria

The Iranian carmaker has restarted its production in the Arab country as Damascus is looking to stand on its feet again following years of a devastating war. The resumption is part of Iran’s economic activities as Syria opens new chapter.


Top Iranian business delegation attends joint Syria-Iran business forum

Gholam Hossein Shafei, President of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) headed a high-level Iranian business delegation to attend a joint business forum between Syria and Iran that was held in Dama Rose Hotel in Damascus on 29 January.

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Post-war Syria, Iran’s golden investment opportunity

Allies since the onset of Iran’s Islamic Revolution of 1979, Tehran and Damascus have developed their ties, mostly political, over the years. Economic relations have been put on the back burner for years, but now Syria’s open-door policy for Iranian firms is a gold opportunity that mustn’t be missed.


Iran’s MAPNA kicks off construction of 540MW Latakia power plant

The project is part of a bigger long-term strategic economic cooperation agreement between Iran and Syria that was signed in Damascus by Iran’s First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri and Syrian Primer Minister Imad Khamis in Damascus on Monday.

Mine and Industry

Iran, Syria sign 11 agreements as part of long-term strategic econmic coop

The documents allow Iranian direct investment as well as joint ventures in a wide range of fields. The most important is a banking agreement that will further facilitate trade between the two countries.


Syrian govt. calls for Iranian investment in petrochemical companies

Syrian industry minister says such companies can provide the materials that are used in a hundred other industries which will boost economic output.

Mine and Industry

Iran private sector offers Syria direct investment, joint ventures

Eying Syria’s multi-billion-dollar reconstruction market, Iran private sector has put on table a wide range of proposals to bolster Syrian economy and breathe fresh air into the Arab country’s destroyed industry.


Syria Iran Joint Economic Committee set up in Damascus

The joint committee from the Syrian part conplements a same committee in Iran that are aimed at boosting bilateral economic relations. They lay the groundwork for the creation of a joint chamber of commerce.

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Iran business building to be opened in Damascus Free Zone

The building is inside Damascus Free Zone that is only one kilometer away from the city centre.

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