Tripoli, 27 March 2013:
Ahead of the Spring meetings next month of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington . . .[restrict]DC, Finance Minister Abdul Karim Al-Kilani, meet with US Chargé d’Affaires William Roebuck in Tripoli yesterday, Tuesday.
Kilani is leading a delegation to the meetings. Libya’s aim is to foster stronger bonds with global financial institutions, particularly to gain support in the fields of training and revival of the country’s banking system.
The minister and the US Chargé also discussed bi-lateral cooperation. According to the Libyan news agency LANA, the two focused on the financial and economic aspects of US-Libyan relations, and more specifically on the return of private US companies and future investment opportunities.