AANES opens spinning and weaving factory in Syria’s Hasakah

After years of stopping due to lack of equipment and damage in earlier times, when the militants of the Islamic State (ISIS) entered the outskirts of the city years ago, the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria (AANEs) opened the spinning and weaving factory in the city of Hasakah, northeast Syria, on Sunday after rehabilitating it.

Another memory center: Rojava Film Commune

On November 13, 1960, Amouda Cinema burned down in a fire and more than 200 children died inside it. Maybe the reason why there isn’t a full-fledged cinema in NE Syria. But Rojava Film Commune keeps working to positively revive the memory of people about cinema. We spoke to Nadiya Derweş, a board member of the Rojava Film Commune about cinema, what people in the region think about it, and the effects of women on cinema.

Visit to the prosthesis workshop in Qamişlo

The only prosthesis workshop in the autonomous region of northeast Syria is located in a village near Qamişlo. Eight dedicated employees take care of tens of thousands of war-disabled people, and the need is enormous.

Aleppo Intellectuals House opens library in Şêxmeqsud

Aleppo Intellectuals House opened a library to contribute to the ideological and cultural development of the people. Some 500 books about politics, culture, society and history found their places on the shelves.

Syria’s east Deir ez-Zor regions lack power, residents use alternatives

Abdullah Al-Nu’aimi, a pseudonym for a displaced person from the city of Homs who lives in the eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor, is unable to subscribe to the electricity of private generators (getting amperes) or buy solar panels that would reduce the severity of the high temperatures because they are “very expensive.”

Syria’s AANES reaches final steps of drawing Euphrates water to Hasakah

Co-chair of the Municipalities and Local Administration Board in the Jazira region, northeast Syria, Suleiman Arab, said, they have reached the final stages of the project of drawing the Euphrates River water from Deir ez-Zor to Hasakah.

Support will secure job opportunities: factory owners in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor

Abdullah al-Mirkaz, a detergent factory owner in the city of Hajin, in the eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor, east Syria, cannot afford to buy additional machines or hire more workers, despite their necessity for his growing business.

New water line to feed neighborhoods in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor

Hajin Water Department in the eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor, eastern Syria, has started, in coordination with a local organization, the implementation of a project to extend an alternative water line to feed several neighborhoods in the city.

The Breadbasket for Our People Cannot Fail

North and East Syria has been known as the breadbasket for all Syria, but we are now seeing wheat failures in the region.

Local pharmaceutical company in Syria’s Manbij seeks to produce branded medicine

Pharma Land Company, in the city of Manbij, north Syria, has been working for two years to produce types of medicines such as anti-inflammatories, antipyretics, and skin ointments, while it seeks to produce a new line that includes branded medicine such as blood pressure and diabetes.

Local production provides food self-sufficiency

Vegetable greenhouse projects promoted in Heseke provide food self-sufficiency in the region.

Agricultural Employment Rate Increases in Raqqa

In Raqqa, one of the leading cities of agriculture-based economy, employment rate increases with the beginning of the harvest season.