Libya
Aldabaiba government’s mandate expired on 24 December 2022: HoR Speaker Saleh

Aldabaiba government’s mandate expired on 24 December 2022: HoR Speaker Saleh

By Sami Zaptia. Tripoli, 18 January 2022: Ageela Saleh, the Speaker of parliament (the House of Representatives – HoR) said that the mandate of the current Abd Alhamid…

Civil Registry Authority head Bettamer refutes existence of large numbers of forged National ID Numbers

Civil Registry Authority head Bettamer refutes existence of large numbers of forged National ID Numbers

By Sami Zaptia. Tripoli, 18 January 2022: Mohamed Bettamer, the head of Libya’s Civil Registry Authority (CRA) denied the existence of large numbers of forged National ID Numbers.…

Saleh proposes alternative 30-member constitutional drafting committee to resolve constitutional deadlock – report and analysis

Saleh proposes alternative 30-member constitutional drafting committee to resolve constitutional deadlock – report and analysis

By Sami Zaptia. Tripoli, 18 January 2022: The Speaker of Libya’s parliament (the House of Representatives – HoR), Ageela Saleh, called for the formation of a new committee…

Libya’s postponed elections not expected for another 6 to 8 months

Libya’s postponed elections not expected for another 6 to 8 months

By Sami Zaptia. Tripoli, 18 January 2022: Emad Al-Sayeh, the head of Libya’s High National Elections Commission (HNEC) said he did not expect the country’s postponed elections to…

Fifteen HoR members call for the formation of a new technocratic government and an investigation into the current ‘‘corrupt’’ government

Fifteen HoR members call for the formation of a new technocratic government and an investigation into the current ‘‘corrupt’’ government

By Sami Zaptia. Tripoli, 16 January 2022: Fifteen House of Representatives (HoR) members called Thursday on the HoR to form a new government to replace the current caretaker…

HoR to meet tomorrow: Report and analysis

HoR to meet tomorrow: Report and analysis

By Sami Zaptia. Tripoli, 16 January 2022: The House of Representatives announced Thursday that it will hold a formal session tomorrow at its Tobruk headquarters. The online announcement…

Attorney General detains 5 Misrata port customs guard officers for embezzlement of LD 25 million

Attorney General detains 5 Misrata port customs guard officers for embezzlement of LD 25 million

By Sami Zaptia. London, 10 January 2022: Continuing the drive to reimpose the rule of law and fight corruption, the Attorney General’s Office revealed on Friday that it…

LAFICO acting head arrested by Attorney General for corruption

LAFICO acting head arrested by Attorney General for corruption

By Sami Zaptia. London, 10 January 2022: The Attorney General’s Office announced yesterday that it had detained the acting head of the Libyan Foreign Investment Company (LAFICO) on…

First Deputy Prime Minister Gatrani returns to Tripoli and to government

First Deputy Prime Minister Gatrani returns to Tripoli and to government

By Sami Zaptia. London, 10 January 2022: The First Deputy Prime Minister, Hussein Gatrani, arrived at Tripoli’s Mitiga Airport yesterday to resume his work from his office in…

Attorney General arrests Zeidan’s former Deputy Prime Minister Abdulkarim on several charges of corruption – report and analysis

Attorney General arrests Zeidan’s former Deputy Prime Minister Abdulkarim on several charges of corruption – report and analysis

By Sami Zaptia. London, 5 January 2022: The Attorney General’s Office announced yesterday that it had detained Ali Zeidan’s former Deputy Prime Minister Sideeg Abdulkarim for: 1-Arranging commitments…

HNEC head Sayeh meets UN’s Williams

HNEC head Sayeh meets UN’s Williams

By Sami Zaptia. London, 5 January 2022: Two days after reporting to and facing questions from the House of Representatives (HoR) at a special session in Tobruk, the…

HNEC to consult with all relevant parties on removal of causes of 24 December election delay

HNEC to consult with all relevant parties on removal of causes of 24 December election delay

By Sami Zaptia. London, 4 January 2022: The High National Elections Commission (HNEC) will continue to consult with all parties and agencies concerned with the electoral process in…

HoR Road Map Committee meets HSC

HoR Road Map Committee meets HSC

By Sami Zaptia. London, 3 January 2022: The House of Representative’s (HoR) Road Map Committee met the heads of the various High State Council (HSC) Committees yesterday. The…

HNEC to face questioning at today’s HoR session

HNEC to face questioning at today’s HoR session

By Sami Zaptia. London, 3 January 2022: The High National Elections Commission’s (HNEC) board led by its head Emad Sayeh is to face questioning at today’s planned House…

Attorney General orders detention of Director of Libyan State Funds Recovery and Asset Management Office

Attorney General orders detention of Director of Libyan State Funds Recovery and Asset Management Office

By Sami Zaptia. London, 29 December 2021: The Attorney General, Sideeg Al-Sour, ordered last Thursday the detention of the Director of the Libyan State Funds Recovery and Asset…

Business

Benghazi University conference on the diversification of Libya’s economy makes recommendations

Benghazi University conference on the diversification of Libya’s economy makes recommendations

By Sami Zaptia. Tripoli, 16 January 2022: The conference organized by Benghazi University from 15…

Libya Solar Energy expo – Tripoli 6 to 8 March

Libya Solar Energy expo – Tripoli 6 to 8 March

By Sami Zaptia. Tripoli, 16 January 2022: The Libya Council for Oil, Gas and Renewable…

Libya Industries Fair to be held in Misrata from 5 to 8 March

Libya Industries Fair to be held in Misrata from 5 to 8 March

By Sami Zaptia. London, 10 January 2022: The Misrata Chamber of Commerce announced today that…

SME Department’s best technological project competition ‘‘Techno Libya 2022’’ launched

SME Department’s best technological project competition ‘‘Techno Libya 2022’’ launched

By Sami Zaptia. London, 10 January 2022: The Small and Medium Sized Enterprise Department (Libya…

Afro E-co “Africa Towards a Free & Digital Economy ” conference between Algeria, Libya and Tunisia to be held in Tunis 1-2 March

Afro E-co “Africa Towards a Free & Digital Economy ” conference between Algeria, Libya and Tunisia to be held in Tunis 1-2 March

By Sami Zaptia. London, 7 January 2022: The Afro E-co conference under the banner “Africa…

Tripoli Chamber organizing virtual meeting between Libyan and Indonesian businesses on fishing, aquaculture and beach protection

Tripoli Chamber organizing virtual meeting between Libyan and Indonesian businesses on fishing, aquaculture and beach protection

By Sami Zaptia. London, 7 January 2022: The Tripoli Chamber of Commerce announced Tuesday that…

UNSC Sanctions Committee confirms ‘‘preserving the integrity and value of Libyan frozen assets meant for the benefit of the Libyan people’’

UNSC Sanctions Committee confirms ‘‘preserving the integrity and value of Libyan frozen assets meant for the benefit of the Libyan people’’

By Sami Zaptia. London, 6 January 2022: The Libyan Investment Authority (LIA) reaffirmed that the…

Aldabaiba government does increase spending on development projects: CBL

Aldabaiba government does increase spending on development projects: CBL

By Sami Zaptia. London, 6 January 2022: In its data update yesterday on the government’s…

Libya’s foreign exchange revenues amounted to US$ 22.9 bn, spending amounted to US$ 24.5 bn: CBL

Libya’s foreign exchange revenues amounted to US$ 22.9 bn, spending amounted to US$ 24.5 bn: CBL

By Sami Zaptia. London, 6 January 2022: The Central Bank of Libya (CBL) announced yesterday…

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