Jun 14 2020

Arnous stresses importance of the Governors’ presence among citizens, following up on their issues

Damascus, SANA – Prime Minister Hussein Arnous stressed the importance of the Governors’ presence among citizens, following up on their issues, working to meet their needs, and submitting proposals to improve the economic situation of each province and ensure the optimal investment in its agricultural, industrial, and tourism resources. This came during the Prime Minister’s meeting with the Governors at the Local Administration and Environment Ministry, attended by Minister of Local Administration Hussein Makhlouf. Arouns emphasized the role of Governors in implementing the state’s “from the producer to the consumer directly” plan which will be implemented next week, and he …

Jun 1 2020

New governors of Homs, Quneitra, Daraa, and Hasaka sworn in before President al-Assad

Damascus, SANA – The new governors of four provinces were sworn in before President Bashar al-Assad on Monday. Bassam Mamdouh Barssik, Mohammed Tarek Ziad Kreshati, Marwan Ibrahim Sharbak, and Ghassan Halim Khalil were sworn in as governors of Homs, Quneitra, Daraa, and Hasaka, respectively. President al-Assad met with the new governors and provided them with directives, stressing the important role played by Governors as they are in direct contact with citizens, local councils, and municipalities, given them better insight into what could be done to develop provinces and their rural areas and improve their services facilities to serve citizens’ interests …

May 30 2020

President al-Assad appoints new governors for five governorates

Damascus, SANA_ President Bashar al-Assad on Saturday issued several decrees provide for the appointment of new governors for the provinces of Daraa, Quneitra, Sweida, Homs and Hasaka. President al-Assad issued Decree No. 127 for the year 2020 that names Humam Sadeq al-Debiyat as Governor of Sweida. Al-Debiyat was governor of Quneitra. The President also issued Decree No. 128 for the year 2020 assigning Bassam Mamdouh Barssik as Governor of Homs. Before this position, Barssik held the position of Deputy Minister of Tourism. President al-Assad issued Decree No. 129 for the year 2020 stipulates for the appointment of Mohammed Tarek Ziad …