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Deputy Foreign Minister of the Philippines visits Aleppo city

Aleppo, SANA – Aleppo Governor Hussein Diab discussed on Tuesday with Deputy Foreign Minister of the Philippines Jesus I. Yabes and the accompanying delegation means to activate relations. During the meeting, Diab briefed the delegation on the scale of destruction caused to Aleppo due to terrorist attacks before the Syrian Arab Army restored securi... Read More »

New national polio vaccination campaign to be launched next Sunday

Damascus, SANA – A new polio vaccination campaign will be launched nationwide next Sunday targeting children under five. Minister of Health Nizar Yazigi said in a statement to SANA that the Ministry has taken all technical and logistic preparations to ensure the success of the one-week campaign to reach all targeted children. According to the …

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Premier Khamis tours al-Hamidiye Market, affirms government’s determination to work towards improving production

Damascus, SANA – Prime Minister Imad Khamis on Monday toured al-Hamidiye Market in the Old City in Damascus, meeting ship-owners, craftsmen, and citizens. Meeting a number of shop-owners in one of the mosaics shops in the market, Khamis was briefed on the difficulties, issues, and challenges affecting trade in the market, which include electricity ... Read More »

Abbas, Mikdad meet delegation representing Libyan tribes and cities

Damascus, SANA – Speaker of the People’s Assembly Hadiyeh Abbas affirmed that Syria and Libya are facing the same threat, because the states that conspired against the two countries continue to support terrorists in them. Meeting a delegation representing Libyan tribes and cities on Monday, Abbas said that foreign interference in Libya only s... Read More »

Syria, Brazil discuss mechanisms to increase economic and trade cooperation

Damascus, SANA- Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Adib Mayyaleh on Monday met the charge d’affaires of the Brazilian Embassy in Damascus Achilles Zaluar and Michel Halabi the Secretary-General of the Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce, discussing with them mechanisms to enhance economic relations between the two countries. They also discu... Read More »

Musician Shuhail Arafa honored at start of Damascus Cultural Forums

Damascus, SANA – The third session of the Damascus Cultural Forums began their activities with honoring prominent musician Suhail Arafa, who embodies Syria’s national and patriotic spirit in his works. The event, organized at the Arab Cultural Center in Abu Rummaneh in Damascus, included a musical performance by Luna group conducted by Maestr... Read More »