This email with the subject "Greetings from Syria," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 15 Jan 2016 14:18:59 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Engr. Awad Mabrouk Gulistan"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Greetings from Syria, Good day to you and your family, I hope my email will arrive to you at good time. My name is Engr. Awad Mabrouk Gulistan from Syria. I am an oil and gas entrepreneur in association with state owned companies here in Syria. Why I'm contacting you is to know if we can have a personal conversation. Whatever truth you may brief me will be highly recommended. Tell me more about your country, how good it will be to invest in your country. Such as buying of properties, or real estate and some tourist places or any profitable investment venture that will yield good profit. I will appreciate whatever result you may brief me. Do let me know your idea and knowledge regarding this or any other profitable investment venture you may suggest. We have a huge capital for investment in Energy and real-estate and we are willing to order the transfer of the money to you for investment if you are interested with my proposal. In my next mail I will explain the full details of the project and interest. I shall tell you more about myself when I read from you. You may as well tell me little more about yourself when replying. I look forward to read from you at your earliest convenient time. please reply in my personal email. firstname.lastname@example.org . Kind Regards Engr. Awad Mabrouk Gulistan