“Nearly 100 days after King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud came to power in Saudi Arabia prospects for human rights progress in the Kingdom remain grim,” said Amnesty International as widespread violations continue unabated.
Temperatures continue to rise to become higher than average from 3 to 5 degrees from this time of the year as the country is being affected by a low air pressure in all layers of the atmosphere accompanied with northwestern wind.
The Damascus Security Exchange (DSE) session closed on Monday the 4th of May 2015 with transactions of 64,039 stocks in 29 deals with an overall value of around SYP 6.234 million, closing at 1205.95 points,
Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva, Alexey Borodavkin, said on Monday the 4th of May 2015 that Moscow is ready to resume the Syrian-Syrian negotiations in Moscow along with the procedures taken by the UN to solve the crisis in Syria.
Syria’s Permanent Representative at the UN, Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari, asserted that Syria is the first line of defense against extremism and terrorism, and that Syrians shouldn’t count on the Security Council or the UN when it comes to combating terrorism; rather they should rely only on themselves.
UN Spokesman Ahmad Fawzi said on Monday the 4th of May 2015 that the UN Special Envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura will start on Tuesday separate negotiations with all sides concerned in the crisis in Syria.
"From Destruction to Construction" festival, held in Ekrima al- Makhzoumi School in Homs city, included dancing and singing shows performed by the students of the school, handicrafts and an art exhibition embodying the students’ love to their homeland.
President Bashar al-Assad issued on Sunday the 3rd of May 2015 Legislative Decree No. 19 for 2015 on allowing the establishment of private holding joint stock companies with the aim of managing and investing administrative units or part of them.
Syria and Russia will soon sign a cooperation protocol between the two countries’ elections committee for enhancing cooperation in election-related expertise and mechanisms, Chief of the Higher Judicial Committee for Elections Hisham al-Shaar said Sunday the 3rd of May 2015.
Central Bank of Syria (CBS) urged the money-change companies to increase the effect of their interference in the market to decrease the activity of the parallel market concerning dealings with foreign currency.