Decrees and Laws

June, 2017

  • 13 June

    Presidential decree on reducing customs duties on raw materials and production requirements

    Damascus, SANA-President Bashar al-Assad issued on Tuesday decree no.172 for the year 2017 stipulating for reducing customs duties by 50% on raw materials and production inputs for the local industries. ...

May, 2017

  • 31 May

    Legislative decree establishing Higher Institute for Languages at Hama University

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Wednesday Legislative Decree no 157 for 2017 on establishing the Higher Institute for Languages that will be headquartered at Hama University. M. ...

April, 2017

  • 24 April

    President al-Assad issues decree exempting debtors to Syrian Telecom from fees upon settling debts

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued legislative decree no. 17 for 2017 on exempting debtors to Syrian Telecom company from interest and other due fees if they settle their ...

  • 23 April

    Presidential decree canceling law no.33 on establishing General Women’s Union

    Damascus, SANA-President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday issued legislative decree no.16 for the year 2017 on canceling the law no.33 for the year 1975, which was amended according to the law ...

  • 9 April

    President al-Assad issues law on establishing courts concerned with maritime cases

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Sunday Law no.20 for 2017 stipulating for establishing Courts of First Instance and Appeal concerned with the maritime cases. M. al-Frieh/H. Said

  • 9 April

    President al-Assad issues law on exempting imported machines and production lines from fees

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Sunday Law no.19 for 2017 on exempting imported machines and production lines for licensed industrial facilities from customs duties and other charges ...

  • 5 April

    President al-Assad issues law on transferring nurses who graduate from bridging program to 1st category

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Wednesday Law no.17 for 2017 on transferring nurses who work in the public sector and had graduated from the Bridging Program within ...

  • 5 April

    President al-Assad issues law amending legislative decree no. 11 for 2015

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Wednesday Law no. 14 for 2017 stipulating for adding a new paragraph to Article no. 12 of the Legislative Decree no. 11 ...

  • 5 April

    President al-Assad issues law on extending provisions of Law no. 4 for 2016

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued Law no. 15 for 2017 on extending provisions of Law no. 4 for 2016 on exempting business owners who are subscribers to the ...

March, 2017

  • 29 March

    President al-Assad issues decree naming three new ministers

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Wednesday Decree no. 92 for 2017 on amending the Cabinet. The decree names Hisham Mohammad Mamdouh al-Sha’ar as Justice Minister, Mohammad Samer Abdelrahman ...