Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LII

No 2

12-Jan-2009

syria

Damascus Exchange To Formally Open In February

The Damascus Securities Exchange (DSE) announced on 4 January that official trading on the bourse will start on 23 February, with trading initially limited to two or three sessions a week and a restricted number of listed companies, in order to give investors a feeling of transparency and security in the new business activity. The DSE will also begin on 29 January on an experimental basis with...