New Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Fire Fighting Foam Network (System 52) at Contract Area “C” (Bouri Field – DP4), Mellitah Oil and Gas Trunked radio communication system, Azzawiya Oil Refining Company (ARC) External lighting in the industrial area at Messla and Majid fields – Project No-(O-72), Arabian Gulf […]

Buraq Air Resumes Operations

By John Lee. Buraq Air has announced that it will resume flights. The company said that three flights per day between Mitiga and Benghazi are expected to start on Wednesday 20th September, while flights to Labraq and Tobruk airports are expected to follow soon. It ceased operations in July due to financial difficulties (Source: Buraq […]

Italy supporting Conflict-Affected Children in Libya

Italy and UNICEF Reaffirm their Commitment to Support Conflict Affected Children in Libya The Government of Italy has contributed Euro 1,000,000 to UNICEF in Libya to support a multi-sectoral programme to enhance the quality and delivery of services for conflict-affected children and their families. The programme will focus on vulnerable children living in under-served areas […]

GardaWorld Weekly Security Report

GardaWorld, a global leader in comprehensive security and risk management, has made its weekly security report available to Libya Business News readers. Prepared by GardaWorld’s Risk Analysis Team in the country, this essential report includes short- and medium-term outlooks on the security situation, reports and commentary on recent significant events, and a detailed overview of […]

Int’l Community Rallies Behind Ghassan Salame

By John Lee. UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson chaired a meeting about Libya on Thursday with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and their colleagues from Italy, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and France. At a joint press conference after the meeting, Johnson said: “Libya is a front line in our common struggle against terrorism and […]

UNSMIL Mandate Extended

By John Lee. The United Nations Security Council has decided to extend the mandate of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) for another year, until 15th September 2018. The full resolution can be read here. (Source: UN)

Video: Vice Tightens on Libya’s People Traffickers

From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. In Sabratha, Libya’s main departure point for clandestine migrants hoping to reach Europe, people trafficking gangs are under so much pressure that some have closed for business:

New Career Opportunity in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Office Support Agent, European Union (EU) Delegation to Libya (Sourcse: UN)