Overview

Name: Syrian Arab Republic
DC: Damascus

Location: north-eastern part of the Mediterranean Sea between latitudes 32-37 north and longitudes 35-42 east of Greenwich. 183 km along the beach.
Area: 185.180 km 2
Population: 18,866,000 people, according to 2002 statistics
Important cities + the number of county residents:
Damascus 3.8 million people, Aleppo 4 million people, 1.5 million of Homs, Latakia, 883 thousand people, protectors of 1.4 million, 716 thousand people Tartous, Deir al-Zour million.
Language: Arabic, French, English
Wattage: 220 V / 50 Hz
Weights and measures: the meter and Alklg
Monetary: Syrian basic unit of currency is the Syrian pound is equal to 100 piasters Syrian
Pounds cash paper categories used are 5, 10.25, 50.1002 million, 500.1000
The metal pieces are: 1, 2, 5, 10, 25 LS
Hours: ministries and official institutions from 8.30-15.30 pm
Emporia: Winter: 10-14 pm and 16-20 pm
In summer: 10-14 pm and 16-21 pm
Holiday: Friday and Saturday and public holidays
Time: Winter time starts from November to March (+2 hour. GMT)
Summer time from April to October (+3 hours. GMT)
Climate: Syria has a moderate Mediterranean climate with four distinct seasons
The average temperature in summer 32 degrees Celsius in winter: 10 ° C and in the spring and autumn 22 ° C

Phone: Syria International Code 00963
Telephone code: Damascus Nabek 011- 012- 012- Deir Atiyah Zabadani Bloudan 013- 013- 014- Quneitra, Daraa endosperm 015- 016- 021- Aleppo tenderness Jisr 022- 023- 023- Idlib Homs destroy 031- 031- 033- Hama Latakia Qerdaha 041- 041- 041- protoplasm Slenfeh 041- earn 041- 043- Banias Tartus Safita 043- 043- 043- Dreikish Machta sweet Deir al-Zour 043- 051- 052- Hasaka Ras al-Maliki 052- 052- 053 Qamishli
the airport:
Damascus: Damascus International Airport is just 32 km from the center of the capital, taxis, buses, free market.
Aleppo: Aleppo International Airport.
Lattakia: Airport Martyr Basil al-Assad.
Ports:
Latakia, 348 km from the capital, Tartus 258 km from the capital, 55 km south of Banias, Latakia.