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Starting a business in Syria

Legal Forms of Companies

Private Limited Company
Number of partners: Minimum of two partners.
Capital (max/min): No minimum capital required.
Shareholders and liability: Liability is limited to the amount contributed.
Public Limited Company
Number of partners: One or more shareholders.
Capital (max/min):  SYP 30,000
Shareholders and liability: Liability is limited to the amount contributed.
Limited Partnership
Number of partners: In addition of general partners there is one or more limited partners.
Capital (max/min): No minimum capital required.
Shareholders and liability: Liability is limited for sleeping partners and unlimited for active partners.
Joint stock limited partnership
Number of partners: In addition of general partners there is one or more limited partners.
Capital (max/min): No minimum capital required.
Shareholders and liability: Liability is limited for some partners and unlimited for others.
General Partnership
Number of partners: Minimum 2 partners.
Capital (max/min): No minimum capital required.
Shareholders and liability: Partners' liability is indefinite and joint.

Business Setup Procedures

Setting Up a Company Syria Middle East & North Africa
Procedures (number) 7.0 6.3
Time (days) 15.5 19.5

Source: Doing Business - Latest available data.

 
The Competent Organisation
Foreign companies have to be registered with the Ministry of Economy and Trade.
For Further Information
Consult Doing Business Website, to know about procedures to start a Business in Syria.
Syria Investment Agency

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