Tourism & Society

November, 2016

  • 19 November

    Social Affairs Minister: Working to improve social services centers


    Damascus, SANA – Social Affairs and Labor Minister Rima al-Qadiri said that the Ministry is working in partnership with the civil sector to improve social services centers and the services ...

  • 16 November

    Tourism Ministry and Aga Khan Trust for Culture discuss cooperation


    Damascus, SANA- Minister of Tourism Bishir Yazaji on Wednesday discussed with Director General of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC) Luis Monreal mechanisms for enhancing cooperation, developing prospects of ...

October, 2016

  • 30 October

    Tourism Ministry, AKDN discuss cooperation


    Damascus, SANA – Tourism Minister Bishr Yazigi discussed on Sunday with resident representative of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) Mohamed Saifo and AKDN legal director Ali Ismail means for ...

  • 26 October

    Syriatel and Women’s Union sign MoU for training 1,000 relatives of martyrs


    Damascus, SANA – As part of its initiative for supporting families of martyrs and women, Syriatel signed a memo of understanding with the General Women’s Union for providing training courses ...

  • 21 October

    Patriarch Younan lays foundation stone of Lady of Peace Convent in Marmarita


    Homs, SANA- Syriac Catholic Patriarch of Antioch Mar Ignatius Joseph III Younan on Friday evening laid the foundation stone of the Lady of Peace Convent in Marmarita in Wadi al-Nadara ...

September, 2016

  • 3 September

    Syrian Family Assembly association launched officially

    Syrian Family Assembly

    Damascus, SANA – The Syrian Family Assembly association announced its official launch on Saturday in an event at Dama Rose Hotel in Damascus after five years of volunteer work and ...

  • 2 September

    British delegation meets Tourism Minister, gets informed on scale of terror-inflicted damage

    Tourism Ministry -British delegation

    Damascus, SANA – Tourism Minister Bishr Yazigi received on Thursday a British delegation including parliamentary, academic and religious figures. During the meeting, Yazigi briefed the delegation on the terrorist attacks ...

August, 2016

  • 21 August

    Ancient houses of Beit Ghazaleh and Dar AjakBash in Aleppo significantly damaged in terrorist attacks

    Aleppo-Beit  Ghazaleh-Dar AjakBash-archaeological houses  1

    Aleppo, SANA – Terrorist attacks caused significant material damage to the two archaeological houses of Beit Ghazaleh and Dar AjakBash in Aleppo. Head of Aleppo Department of the Directorate-General for ...

  • 19 August

    Ministry of Social Affairs and ADRA sign MoU to enhance cooperation in social support and relief fields

    MoU Ministry of Social affairs and ADRA

    Damascus, SANA – Ministry of Social Affairs and the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) signed on Thursday a memo of understanding (MoU) to enhance cooperation in the fields of ...

  • 9 August

    “I Belong to” initiative for supporting Syrian heritage launched in Massa-Carrara, Italy

    I belong to-initative-Tourism Ministry

    Rome, SANA – Tourism Ministry held on Tuesday a seminar on “I Belong to” initiative for the restoration of Syria’s international heritage in the Italian Province of Massa and Carrara. ...