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Tripoli releases Qaddafi’s last PM Mahmoudi on medical grounds

Tripoli releases Qaddafi’s last PM Mahmoudi on medical grounds

By Sami Zaptia. London, 20 July 2019: The Tripoli Ministry of Justice, aligned to the internationally recognized Libyan Presidency Council and Government of National Accord led by Faiez…

Tripoli government ready to deter and defeat any new aggression

Tripoli government ready to deter and defeat any new aggression

By Sami Zaptia. London, 20 July 2019: The internationally recognized Libyan Presidency Council and Government of National Accord, led by Faiez Serraj, today assured of its forces’s “readiness…

“Closed valves” shutdown 290k bpd of oil production at Sharara oilfield

“Closed valves” shutdown 290k bpd of oil production at Sharara oilfield

By Sami Zaptia. London, 20 July 2019: Libya’s state National Oil Corporation (NOC) confirmed this morning that 290k bpd of oil production at the Sharara oil field is…

UNDP’s SFL reaches over 2 million people, completing 119 of ongoing 343 projects including hospitals, schools, ambulances and water pumps across Libya

UNDP’s SFL reaches over 2 million people, completing 119 of ongoing 343 projects including hospitals, schools, ambulances and water pumps across Libya

By Sami Zaptia. London, 19 July 2019: As part of its efforts to help Libyan authorities to improve basic services delivery to people, the Stabilization Facility for Libya…

Medics resign in protest at CBL political interference

Medics resign in protest at CBL political interference

By Sami Zaptia. London, 19 July 2019: The head and members of the Libya’s High Advisory Committee for Treatment (Abroad) submitted their collective resignation yesterday in protest at…

Brega distributes fuel by truck to help reduce Tripoli fuel crisis

Brega distributes fuel by truck to help reduce Tripoli fuel crisis

By Sami Zaptia. London, 19 July 2019: Brega Fuel Marketing Company, the wholly-owned fuel distribution arm of the National Oil Corporation (NOC) has started distributing petrol using fuel…

NOC and Schlumberger to establish Benghazi training centre

NOC and Schlumberger to establish Benghazi training centre

By Sami Zaptia. London, 19 July 2019: Libya’s state National Oil Corporation (NOC) announced on Tuesday that as part of its focus on upskilling the next generation of…

OCHA Libya condemns attacks on health sector

OCHA Libya condemns attacks on health sector

By Sami Zaptia. London, 18 July 2019: The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs’s (OCHA) Acting Humanitarian Coordinator for Libya, Abdel-Rahman Ghandour, expressed his strong condemnation…

Letter to the Editor: Libya’s fighting is leading to loss of life of its children with heart conditions

Letter to the Editor: Libya’s fighting is leading to loss of life of its children with heart conditions

By William M Novick. Memphis, 18 July 2019: The political divide in Libya has led to considerable deterioration of the Health System across the country. Technically demanding specialties…

UNSMIL deplores kidnapping of HOR member Sergewa, calls for her immediate release

UNSMIL deplores kidnapping of HOR member Sergewa, calls for her immediate release

By Sami Zaptia. London, 18 July 2019: The United Nations Security Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) said today that it is gravely concerned by and closely following up on…

RSF calls for Eastern Libya media ban on 11 TV channels to be lifted

RSF calls for Eastern Libya media ban on 11 TV channels to be lifted

By Sami Zaptia. London, 18 July 2019: International NGO, Reporters Without Borders (RSF), yesteday called on the Libyan Interim Government based in Eastern Libya, to explain the order…

Power cuts reduce Libya’s June oil revenues: NOC

Power cuts reduce Libya’s June oil revenues: NOC

By Sami Zaptia. London, 17 July 2019: Libya’s state National Oil Corporation (NOC) today reported a June income of US$ 1.7 billion from sales of crude oil and…

Water supply slow to arrive in Tripoli due to protesting militias

Water supply slow to arrive in Tripoli due to protesting militias

By Sami Zaptia. London, 17 July 2019: In an “important clarification” Libya’s Water Resources Authority said today that water will be slow in arriving to Tripoli and the…

Tripoli Health Ministry condemns hospital bombing

Tripoli Health Ministry condemns hospital bombing

By Sami Zaptia. London, 17 July 2019: The Tripoli Health Ministry, aligned to the internationally recognized Faiez Serraj-led Presidency Council and Government of National Accord, strongly condemned what…

Statement from the governments of Egypt, France, Italy, the UAE, the UK and the US on ongoing hostilities in Tripoli and the situation in Libya

By Sami Zaptia. London, 17 July 2019: Egypt, France, Italy, the UAE, the UK and the US issued a joint statement on Libya yesterday. While the statement called…

Business

Eastern Libya invites BOT offer from German company to recycle waste for energy production

Eastern Libya invites BOT offer from German company to recycle waste for energy production

By Sami Zaptia. London, 17 July 2019: Abdalla Thinni, the “Pime Minister” of Libya’s eastern-based…

Third Annual Libyan Banking Forum opens in Tunis

Third Annual Libyan Banking Forum opens in Tunis

By Sami Zaptia. London, 11 July 2019: The Third Annual Libyan Banking Forum opened in…

First batch of public transport buses shipped from China

First batch of public transport buses shipped from China

By Sami Zaptia. London, 10 July 2019: The first batch of 37 public transport buses…

The 3rd Annual Banking Forum will take place July 11-12, Lico Hotel, Tunis

The 3rd Annual Banking Forum will take place July 11-12, Lico Hotel, Tunis

By Sami Zaptia. London 5 July 2019: The 3rd Annual (Libyan) Banking Forum will take…

LIFECo resumes ammonia production at plant 2

LIFECo resumes ammonia production at plant 2

By Sami Zaptia. London, 5 July 2019: LIFECo, the Libyan-Norwegian joint venture Fertilizer company announced…

Libya makes further steel exports to Algeria

Libya makes further steel exports to Algeria

By Sami Zaptia. London, 5 July 2019: Libya’s state-owned Libya Iron and Steel Company (LISCO)…

Libya’s May oil revenues at US$ 2.3 bn – up 24 percent

Libya’s May oil revenues at US$ 2.3 bn – up 24 percent

By Sami Zaptia. London, 27 June 2019: Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) reported today that…

Libya Norwegian Fertiliser Company (LifeCo) to restart operations after reaching agreement

Libya Norwegian Fertiliser Company (LifeCo) to restart operations after reaching agreement

By Sami Zaptia. London, 17 June 2019: Libya’s state National Oil Corporation (NOC) reported on…

Sarir oilfield electric generator fire results in 30,000 bpd production loss

Sarir oilfield electric generator fire results in 30,000 bpd production loss

By Sami Zaptia. London, 12 June 2019: Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) reported yesterday that…

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