Daraa, 52 new craft and industrial facilities have entered the production stage with a capital estimated at SYP 1.422 billion over the first half of the current year as they have provided 218 job opportunities.
Head of Daraa Industry Directorate Abdul-Wahed al-Awad, in a statement to SANA, said that Daraa province is witnessing a notable activity by the industrialists, craftsmen and investors who want to obtain licenses or to rehabilitate the damaged facilities.
Al-Awad added that the number of the licenses granted to the craft and industrial projects over the first half of the current year has reached up to 118 licenses with a capital estimated at SYP 2.629 billion and they will provide 423 job opportunity after implementing them.
The total number of the licensed industrial facilities in Daraa province is estimated at about 642 facilities while the number of the licensed craft facilities is estimated at 5885 in the engineering, chemical, food and textile domains.
Source: Syrian Arab News Agency