Weekly Security Report by Janus Global Operations 27 September 2016

This reporting week on the political front has seen the Government of National Accord (GNA) Prime Minister, ‘’Fayez Sarraj’’ attend the UN General assembly meeting in New York. Twenty-two countries with the EU, the UN, the league of Arab Emirates and the Arab Union signed a joint statement reiterating their support for the United Nations […]

GNA-appointed LIA Steering Cmte meets in Tunis

Dr Ali Hassan Mahmoud, the President of the GNA-appointed Steering Committee of the Libyan Investment Authority (LIA), hosted on Sunday what was described as “the first truly integrated and fully attended meeting of the Libyan sovereign wealth fund … since July 2014“. Welcoming executive management from the LIA’s two office in Tripoli and Malta and […]

Int’l Community Reaffirms Support for NOC, CBL, LIA

Joint Communique on Libya by Algeria, Canada, Chad, China, Egypt, France, Germany, Jordan, Italy, Malta, Morocco, Niger, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Sudan, Tunisia, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, the United States, the European Union, United Nations, the League of Arab States, and the African Union. We welcome the participation of Prime […]

LNA Appoints new Cmte to run GECOL in Eastern Libya

By John Lee. Libya Herald reports that Major-General Abdul-Razzaq Al-Nazhouri, of the Libyan National Army (LNA), has dismissed officials in charge of state-owned General Electric Company of Libya (GECOL) in the east of country, and replaced them with a seven-man committee answerable to himself. The new committee is headed by Osama Ahmed Saaiti and includes Ramadan […]

Video: PM Sarraj open to Talks with Haftar

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. The Prime Minister of Libya’s UN-backed government in Tripoli Fayez al-Sarraj says he is open to talks with renegade General Khalifa Haftar. Last week, Haftar’s forces seized four key oil terminals in the so-called […]

Germany-Malta-Libya Business Encounter

A delegation from the German-African Business Association is visiting Malta between the 26th and 27th September 2016. The delegation made up of German companies already established in Libya and specialising in the medical, aviation, logistics, renewable energy, water treatment and security services will be paying a courtesy call on the Prime Minister Dr Joseph Muscat […]

Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The United Nations (UN) has advertised new career opportunites in Libya: Protection Officer, Danish Refugee Council (DRC) Capacity Building Officer, Danish Refugee Council (DRC) (Source: UN)

Video: Oil Exports Resume after Haftar Takeover

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Oil exports in Libya have resumed from the port of Ras Lanouf for the first time in three years. The shipment follows the recent takeover of vital oil terminals by the forces of renegade […]