Decrees and Laws

May, 2015

  • 3 May

    Legislative Decree on allowing establishment of private holding joint stock companies

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday issued Legislative Decree No. 19 for 2015 on allowing the establishment of private holding joint stock companies with the aim of managing ...

April, 2015

  • 29 April

    Decree imposing new fees on imported Turkish goods issued

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Wednesday legislative decree no. 18 for 2015, which amends Article 1 of Law no. 28 for 2011. The decree imposes a fee ...

  • 21 April

    Consular service fees for Syrians abroad set in a legislative decree

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Tuesday a legislative decree amending Article 1 of Law no. 1 for 2014 on setting fees of consular services provided to Syrian ...

January, 2015

  • 29 January

    Decree exempting General Housing Establishment subscribers and those allotted flats from late payment fines

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Thursday legislative decree no. 12 for 2015 on exempting subscribers and citizens allotted flats by the General Establishment for Housing from overdue ...

  • 29 January

    President al-Assad names new ambassador to DPRK

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Thursday decree no.40 for 2015 naming Tammam Ahmad Suleiman as Syria’s ambassador to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK). Rasha Raslan/Haifa ...

  • 29 January

    Decree naming Mohammad Maher Muaqe’ Bin Mohammed as MP to fill Aleppo vacant seat

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Thursday decree no.39 for 2015 naming Mohammad Maher Muaqe’ Bin Mohammed as member of the People’s Assembly to fill a vacant seat ...

  • 22 January

    Decree on including Christian theology specialization in curriculum coordination

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued Thursday decree no.11 for 2015 on including Christian theology specialization in curriculum coordination and development. The new specialization will be added to relevant ...

  • 15 January

    Amendments to laws on condominium and fee exemption for communications subscribers

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Thursday law no.1 ending law no. 21 of August 3,1986 which provided for amending article no. 790 of the Syrian Civil Law ...

  • 5 January

    President al-Assad issues decree on establishing Tartous University

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad on Monday issued legislative decree no. 2 for 2015 on establishing Tartous University based in the city of Tartous. The University will consist of ...

December, 2014

  • 28 December

    President al-Assad issues law on settling status of undeclared gold

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad issued on Sunday Law no. 35 for 2014 stipulating that persons who own undeclared gold bullions and haven’t paid import fees for it to settle ...