Visitors of "Buildex 2021" stress the exhibition is an opportunity to know up-to-date building technologies

The 18th International Exhibition for Construction “Buildex 2021”, currently held at the Damascus Fairgrounds, has attracted a wide category of businessmen, architectural and civil  engineers, building materials traders and several parties interested in the construction sector.  

215 local, Arab and foreign companies exhibited up-to-date products in the building and construction sectors, including air conditioners, ventilation and cooling equipment, water and environment technologies, stone, marble, paint, insulation materials, security and safety systems as well as lighting and printing equipments among others.

Haitham Englizi, an architectural engineer, said that the exhibition is important as it provides a chance for him to get acquainted with modern building materials in the markets that can help him develop his business in internal cladding.

Syria, Iraq to boost cooperation in transportation sector

BAGHDAD,(ST)_ Syria's Ambassador in Baghdad Saddam Jad'aan Al-Dandah discussed on Wednesday with the Director of the General Company of Carrying out Projects in Iraqi Transportation Minister  Zaid Khalil Sha'lan ways of enhancing bilateral cooperation between Syria and Iraq and the company's participation in rebuilding infrastructures in the transportation sector in Syria.
 
According to the Syrian News Agency (SANA), the two sides agreed on providing Syria with products to repair railways in Syria and to connect railways between Syria and Iraq.

215 local and foreign companies participate in (Buildex) exhibition for construction

Damascus (ST): The 18th edition of the International Building Exhibition “Buildex 2021” will start tomorrow with the participation of 215 local, Arab and foreign companies, in the Fairs City on the Damascus International Airport road.

The exhibition includes companies' products from building and construction materials, air-conditioning, ventilation and refrigeration equipment, water and environmental technologies, stone, marble, paint, insulation materials, security and safety systems, lighting and others.

The General Director of the Arab Group for Exhibitions, Eng. Ala'a Hilal, confirmed that the return of the exhibition after its interruption during the years of war on Syria is one of the signs of the recovery of the Syrian national economy and the return of economic activities.

Hilal explained that the exhibition includes in this session a special pavilion for Russian and Iranian companies, in addition to activities accompanying the exhibition and lectures specialized in technology, modern construction and investment incentives in the housing and real estate development sector, which will be attended by many businessmen.

A session of Syrian-Russian talks held on expanding economic cooperation

Damascus (ST):  A session of official Syrian-Russian talks was held in Damascus, which was co-chaired by Mansour Azzam, Minister of Presidential Affairs, and Yury Borisov, the Russian Deputy Prime Minister, on the Russian side.

The two sides discussed expanding areas of joint cooperation, following up on the implementation of signed agreements, completing bilateral cooperation projects, and laying the appropriate groundwork in preparation for the convening of the 13th session of the Syrian-Russian Joint Committee for Trade, Economic, Technical and Scientific Cooperation and overcoming the difficulties facing joint work and finding solutions to them in the fields of communications, digital technologies, medical products and medicines,.They also spoke about facilitating the arrival of Russian goods to the Syrian market and providing the appropriate environment for establishing development and economic projects that contribute to supporting the Syrian economy.

Borisov stressed his country's continuation of providing support to Syria in all fields, especially the reconstruction and rehabilitation of infrastructure in the fields of energy and electricity, raising their production capacities and taking all measures that support the Syrian economy.

Syrian-Russian talks were held on cooperation in many sectors

DAMASCUS, (ST)_Syria and Russia held on Tuesday official take in the Cabinet headquarters, according to the Syrian News Agency (SANA).
 
The agency reported that Minister of Presidential Affairs Mansour Azzam chaired the Syrian side, while Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov chaired the Russia side in the talks.