Key Documents

Key documents on the country's cultural policy, as identified by the profile author, will be listed here.

  • Laws, regulations and decisions governing the Ministry of Culture and its Departments in the Central Administration and governorates (with amendments applied up to May 1985).

  • MOC Bylaw (issued by the Minister of Culture decision No. 1739, dated 19 Oct 2006).

  • Cultural and Artistic Harvest of the MOC for the year 2008.

  • Annual Statistical Abstract (Issue 61) Issued by the Presidency of the Council of Ministers, Central Bureau of Statistics.

  • Financial Policy in Syria, by Dr. KahtanSioufi, the Syrian General Organization of Book, Ministry of Culture 2008.

  • The 5th FYP and the previous FYP – State Planning Board.