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Damascus, SANA – Prime Minister Imad Khamis on Tuesday received Minister of External Economic Relations of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Yong-jae and the accompanying delegation.

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December 12, 2019

DAMASCUS, (ST)- The 11th session of the Syrian-Korean Joint Economic Committee concluded its activities Wednesday evening at the Dama Rose Hotel in Damascus signing a protocol for economic, scientific, technical and trade cooperation.

The protocol was signed on the Syrian side by the Finance Minister Mamoun Hamdan and by Minister of External Economic Relations of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Yong-Jae for the Democratic Korean side.

The two sides also signed an agreement"...

December 12, 2019

Daraa, (ST) - The Syrian Red Crescent branch in Daraa this morning sent a food aid convoy to the towns of Al-Naima and Basr Al-Harir as part of the fourth humanitarian response plan implemented by the branch in the governorate.

Dr. Ahmed Al-Masalmeh, head of the Crescent branch, stated in a statement to SANA correspondent that the teams of the Crescent volunteers have entered 1,800 food baskets in Al-Naima town in the eastern countryside, and the same number of flour bags has been added to the town of Busr Al-Harir.

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December 12, 2019

NUR-SULTAN, (ST)- The final statement of the 14th round of Astana talks, concluded on Wednesday in the Kazakh capital city of Nur-Sultan, has reaffirmed the guarantor states’ strong commitment to the sovereignty, independence, unity and territorial integrity of the Syrian Arab Republic as well as to the purposes and principles of the UN Charter.

The guarantor states (Russia, Iran and Turkey) affirmed the need to continue cooperation to eliminate terrorist organizations in Syria and confront any separatist agendas, the statement said.

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December 12, 2019

Hama, SANA-On the occasion of Christmas, the largest Christmas cave was opened today in Syria, in Mar Elias Roman Catholic Church in the town of Kafrbihm in Hama countryside, in the presence of official, religious and popular figures.

Father Nabil Nader, Pastor of the Roman Catholic Church in Kafrbihm, told SANA correspondent that the opening of the cave is a tradition which has been organized by religious and local figures in the town for 12 years.

He indicated that “The cave, which is"...

December 12, 2019

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s Terengganu state said on Wednesday it was open to buying a stake in national energy giant Petronas, after Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said he was considering such a sale to raise funds for his heavily-indebted federal government.
Petronas, the world’s third-largest exporter of liquefied natural gas, is one of the biggest sources of revenue for the federal government that has a debt pile of more than 1 trillion ringgit ($239 billion).
Mahathir said on Tuesday that the government could sell Petronas shares privately to states such as Sarawak, Sabah, Terengganu and Kelantan where the company"...