Weekly Security Report by Janus Global Operations 25 October 2016

Tensions seem to have eased slightly after the previous week’s so called “coup” when the General National Congress and its Salvation Government took the Rixos Headquarters where the UN-brokered High Council of State had been located. The Head of the UNSMIL and the UN delegate to Libya, Martin Kobler, called all the conflicting parties and […]

Delivery of New Bank Notes stokes Inflation Fears

By John Lee. Libya Herald reports that 400-million dinars worth of new bank notes have been delivered to the Central Bank of Libya (CBL), and another 600-million dinars is due to arrive in Tripoli within the next couple of weeks. The notes were reportedly made by a UK company, and their arrival is stoking fears […]

Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. New career opportunites in Libya: Project Associate, International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) Logistics & Operations Officer, CTG Global (Source: UN, Reliefweb)

Harouge Oil Tender for Steel Piping

Harouge Oil Operations, a joint operating company on behalf of the National Oil Corporation (NOC) Libya and Suncor Oil (North Africa) GmbH, announces an invitation to participate in tender No. (10/2016) for carbon steel piping, fitting and special items for tank farm at Amal field. Scope of supply. Carbon steel piping, fittings and special items […]

High Level Meeting on Fuel Smuggling

As part of NOC’s campaign to combat smuggling NOC Chairman Mustafa Sanalla met with Mr. Khayri Salah Diab, Chairman of the National Commission for Libya Elders and Notables and some members of the Commission, on Saturday 22 October 2016. The meeting discussed the phenomenon of fuel smuggling and how to limit it by coordinating with […]

NOC Chairman visits Waha Oil Company

Within the framework of the continuing field visits to monitor the implementation of production increase and maintenance plans and their progress, NOC Chairman Mustafa Sanalla paid a visit to some oil fields located in Sirte Basin area including Waha Field and Defa Field in which he looked at the progress of work. The current production […]

Video: Crisis in Libya – Who’s to blame?

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Five years after Colonel Gaddafi’s death, Anders Fogh Rasmussen speaks with ‘UpFront’ about the Libyan intervention: Praises the 2011 NATO air war against the Gaddafi regime: “It was really a model intervention” Says “the […]

Breish hits out at LIA Steering Committee

AbdulMagid Breish (pictured), Chairman of the Libyan Investment Authority (LIA) in Tripoli, has said: “It is deeply disappointing to hear reports of Ali Mahmoud Hassan Mohammed’s illegitimate attempts to speak on behalf of the LIA in Italy. These are further examples of the so-called steering committee creating uncertainty and confusion, and putting Libya’s progress at […]