Syria suffers from spiraling fuel costs, collapsing economy

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Syria suffers from spiraling fuel costs, collapsing economy” – below is their description.

Syria is suffering from spiraling fuel costs and a collapsing economy. Now local authorities have raised petrol prices even more amid an inflation crisis.

And as Al Jazeera’s Jillian Wolf reports, it is having a significant impact on drivers.

Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe

Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish

Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera

Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/

Check out our Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/aljazeeraenglish/

@AljazeeraEnglish

#Aljazeeraenglish

#News

Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


About This Source - Al Jazeera English

The video item below is a piece of English language content from Al Jazeera. Al Jazeera is a Qatari state-funded broadcaster based in Doha, Qatar, owned by the Al Jazeera Media Network.

Recent from Al Jazeera English:

People share energy saving tips ahead of winter in Europe | Al Jazeera Newsfeed

People share energy saving tips ahead of winter in Europe | Al Jazeera Newsfeed

Death toll in children’s daycare shooting in Thailand rises to 36

In This Story: Inflation

In economics, inflation refers to a general progressive increase in prices of goods and services in an economy. When the general price level rises, each unit of currency buys fewer goods and services; consequently, inflation corresponds to a reduction in the purchasing power of money.

1 Recent Items: Inflation

Fed’s Kashkari: Fed has more work to do on inflation

In This Story: Syria

Syria, officially the Syrian Arab Republic, is a country in Western Asia, bordering Lebanon to the southwest, the Mediterranean Sea to the west, Turkey to the north, Iraq to the east, Jordan to the south, and Israel to the southwest.

2 Recent Items: Syria

Top ISIS leader killed during raid in Syria

There’s been a furious reaction in Fairfield over plans to bring home so called ISIS brides | 7NEWS

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.