Tourism & Society

March, 2017

  • 26 March

    Tourism Minister to Italian medical delegation: Syrians’ will to live will rebuild the country

    Damascus, SANA – Tourism Minister Bishr Yazigi on Saturday met an Italian medical delegation headed by Dr. Jamal Abu Abbas, the representative of the Syrian community in Italy. During the ...

  • 12 March

    Tourism Minister meets Irish delegation

    Damascus, SANA – Tourism Minister Bishr Yazigi on Sunday met an Irish delegation headed by Declan Hayes, affirming to them that Syria has been subjected to media and economic terrorism ...

February, 2017

  • 1 February

    Syria takes part in 31st edition of Surajkund International Crafts Mela in India

    New Delhi, SANA – Syria is taking part in the 31st edition of Surajkund International Crafts Mela (fair) that kicked off on Wednesday in the Indian state of Haryana with ...

January, 2017

  • 26 January

    Syrian Tourism Minister discusses in Tehran means to activate mutual visits

    Tehran, SANA – Tourism Minister Bishr Yazigi discussed on Thursday with the Head of Iran’s Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization Hamid Mohammadi the bilateral relations in tourism sector and the mechanisms ...

  • 17 January

    Syria, China discuss enhancing relations in tourism sector

    Damascus, SANA – Tourism Minister Bishr Yazigi discussed with Chinese Ambassador to Syria Qi Qianjin means to enhance Syrian-Chinese relations, mainly in the tourism sector in terms of exchange of ...

December, 2016

  • 12 December

    Rural mud houses in Lattakia, architectural details bespeaking old history

    Lattakia, SANA – Despite the drop in their numbers, some villages in Lattakia province still contain old mud houses built before the introduction of stonework and cement and modern houses, ...

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 ...