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NOC received only 58 percent of 2019 budget, emphasises need for full budget

NOC received only 58 percent of 2019 budget, emphasises need for full budget

By Sami Zaptia. London, 19 September 2019: Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) chairman, Mustafa Sanalla, emphasised yesterday that his corporation needs to receive its full operational budget, including…

NOC condemns establishment of parallel Brega board of directors in east

NOC condemns establishment of parallel Brega board of directors in east

By Sami Zaptia. London, 19 September 2019: The Tripoli-based National Oil Corporation (NOC) today condemned the formation of a parallel board of directors by the eastern branch of…

Italy to help restore Libyan antiquities

Italy to help restore Libyan antiquities

By Sami Zaptia. London, 18 September 2019: Italy is to help Libya in restoring its antiquities. The news was revealed by the Libyan embassy in Rome on Monday.…

Mitiga airport continues to be targeted despite its closure since 1 September

By Sami Zaptia. London, 18 September 2019: Mitiga airport has continued to be targeted reportedly by pro Khalifa Hafter forces, despite being closed since 1 September. There were…

Serraj government condemns reported Tarhuna mass murder by pro Hafter forces

Serraj government condemns reported Tarhuna mass murder by pro Hafter forces

By Sami Zaptia. London, 16 September 2019: The internationally recognized Libyan government based in Tripoli and led by Faiez Serraj yesterday condemned ‘‘in the strongest terms’’ reports of…

Serraj government welcomes UNSC extension of UNSMIL mandate for another year

Serraj government welcomes UNSC extension of UNSMIL mandate for another year

By Sami Zaptia. London, 16 September 2019: The internationally recognized Libyan government based in the capital Tripoli and led by Faiez Serraj welcomed on Friday Thursday’s decision by…

Findings of study on Libya’s private health sector revealed, recommendations made on PPP and law amendment

Findings of study on Libya’s private health sector revealed, recommendations made on PPP and law amendment

By Sami Zaptia. London, 11 September 2019: The findings of a study on Libya’s health sector were revealed at a joint Libyan Ministry of Health and World Health…

Serraj government studies power and water cuts, alternative power generation sources and seeks more investment in energy

Serraj government studies power and water cuts, alternative power generation sources and seeks more investment in energy

By Sami Zaptia. London, 10 September 2019: A meeting was held in Tripoli on Monday by a committee set up by the Faiez Serraj government to look into…

Libya’s internationally recognized government condemns UAE support for Hafter

Libya’s internationally recognized government condemns UAE support for Hafter

By Sami Zaptia. London, 9 September 2019: Libya’s internationally recognized government led by Faiez Serraj strongly condemned on Saturday (7 September) the UAE for supporting the Khalifa Hafter-led…

NOC condemns Friday’s Mitiga aviation fuel depot shelling, evacuates staff

NOC condemns Friday’s Mitiga aviation fuel depot shelling, evacuates staff

By Sami Zaptia. London, 9 September 2019: Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) reported yesterday that its subsidiary, Brega Petroleum Marketing Company (BPMC), had evacuated all its teams from…

Salame to UNSC: fighter deaths in thousands, arms embargo is ineffective, both sides ready for peace due to battle fatigue and external state interference main driver of Libya conflict

Salame to UNSC: fighter deaths in thousands, arms embargo is ineffective, both sides ready for peace due to battle fatigue and external state interference main driver of Libya conflict

By Sami Zaptia. London, 5 September 2019: In his latest update on the Libyan situation to the UN Security Council yesterday, the head of UNSMIL, Gassan Salame said…

Mitiga airport remains closed, flights transferred to Misrata, LNA denies responsibility for its bombing

Mitiga airport remains closed, flights transferred to Misrata, LNA denies responsibility for its bombing

By Sami Zaptia. London, 3 September 2019: Tripoli’s only functioning airport, Mitiga Airport, was officially shut down on Sunday by Libya’s Civil Aviation Authority after it was hit…

Libya’s July oil revenues up US$ 403 M (23 percent) to US$ 2.1 bn

Libya’s July oil revenues up US$ 403 M (23 percent) to US$ 2.1 bn

By Sami Zaptia. London, 2 September 2019: Libya’s July oil revenues were up US$ 403 million to US$ 2.1 billion, up 23 percent from June, the National Oil…

Serraj government and UN condemn Mitiga airport bombing

Serraj government and UN condemn Mitiga airport bombing

By Sami Zaptia. London, 1 September 2019: The internationally-recognized Libyan government led by Faiez Serraj and the United Nations condemned Saturday’s attack on Mitiga airport which led to…

Serraj government says Gharian still under its full control despite two failed LNA attempts

Serraj government says Gharian still under its full control despite two failed LNA attempts

By Sami Zaptia. London, 30 August 2019: Interior Ministry spokesman of the Faiez Serraj-led Presidency Council and Government of National Accord insisted yesterday that the situation in the…

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Harouge storage capacity increased at Ras Lanuf Port

Harouge storage capacity increased at Ras Lanuf Port

By Sami Zaptia. London, 18 September 2019: Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) reported yesterday that…

Italy to start implementing stalled coastal motorway as part of colonial era compensation

Italy to start implementing stalled coastal motorway as part of colonial era compensation

By Sami Zaptia. London, 16 September 2019: Italy has decided to start implementing the long-stalled…

LBBC to hold conference in Tunis 18-21 November

LBBC to hold conference in Tunis 18-21 November

By Sami Zaptia. London, 13 September 2019: The Libyan British Business Council (LBBC) will be…

Libyan oil revenues up LD 2.6 bn on projections from January to end of August

Libyan oil revenues up LD 2.6 bn on projections from January to end of August

By Sami Zaptia. London, 12 September 2019: Libya’s oil revenues were up by LD 2.6…

NOC, Zallaf and De Golyer-McNoughton discuss development plans for discovered and undeveloped fields

NOC, Zallaf and De Golyer-McNoughton discuss development plans for discovered and undeveloped fields

By Sami Zaptia. London, 10 September 2019: Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC), its subsidiary Zallaf…

Libyan Businessmen Council to open a new branch in south Libya

Libyan Businessmen Council to open a new branch in south Libya

By Sami Zaptia. London, 10 September 2019: The Libyan Businessmen Council (LBC), Libya’s only recognized…

New private sector fleet of Wasel school buses arrive in Benghazi

New private sector fleet of Wasel school buses arrive in Benghazi

By Sami Zaptia. London, 10 September 2019: The new school buses belonging to Wasel Transportation…

Tax system reform forum makes 11 main recommendations

Tax system reform forum makes 11 main recommendations

By Sami Zaptia. London, 6 September 2019: The First Forum on the Libyan Tax System…

Upgrade of Zuwara airport and detailed works discussed

Upgrade of Zuwara airport and detailed works discussed

By Sami Zaptia. London, 5 September 2019: The upgrading of Zuwara airport was the main…

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