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President al-Assad issues Decree No. 143 of 2020 exempting Prime Minister Eng. Imad Khamis from his post

DAMASCUS, (ST)- President Bashar al-Assad on Thursday issued Decree No. 143 of 2020 exempting Prime Minister Eng. Imad Khamis from his post and assigning Eng. Hussein Arnous as a caretaker Prime Minister in addition to his mission as Minister of Water Resources

 The government will continue working until a new parliament is elected, according to the decree.

President al-Assad urges newly-appointed governors to meet citizens' interests with alacrity

President Bashar al-Assad has urged the newly-appointed governors of Homs, Quneitra, Daraa and Hasaka to do their best to develop the governorates and utilities sectors and to meet citizens' interests in an optimal manner.  
He also asserted that the governor plays a key role as he represents the central authority and supervises central local bodies as well as preserves security within the boundaries of the governorate.

President Al-Assad issues decrees appointing new governors

DAMASCUS, (ST)-  President Bashar Al-Assad on Saturday issued several decrees appointing new governors of Sewida, Quneitra, Homs, Daraa and Hasaka.

Decree No. 127 for 2020 ends the assignment of Amer Ibrahim al-Ashi as Sweida Governor and appoints Humam Sadeq Dbeiyat, Quneitra Governor, as the new Governor of Sweida

Decree No.128 for 2020 ends the mission of Mr. Bassam Mamdouh Barseek as Assistant Tourism Minister, and appoints him as the new Governor of Homs.

President Al-Assad also issued Decree No. 129 for 2020 appointing Mr. Mohammad Tarek Zeyad Kreishati as Governor of Quneitra.

President Al-Assad receives congratulations on Eid al-Fitr

DAMASCUS, (ST)- President Bashar Al-Assad today Saturday received cables of congratulations on Eid al-Fitr.

The cables were sent by First Sharia Judge in Damascus Mahmoud al-Maarawi, Minister of Awqaf (Islamic Endowments) Mohammad Abdul Sattar al-Sayyed, Justice Minister Hisham al-Sha'ar and the Grand Mufti of the Syrian Arab Republic Ahmad Bader Eddin Hassoun.

President al-Assad urges the newly appointed Minister of Internal trade to control commodity's prices in local markets

The new Minister of Internal Trade and Consumer Protection Talal al-Barazi was sworn in before President Bashar al-Assad .
The President urged the new minister to observe the prices in markets and to prevent commodity monoploy.