AGOCO Announces Pre-Qual for Oilfield Work

The Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) announces the prequalification of specialized companies which apply for participation in any of the tenders in the following table: Conditions and Participation Requirements :- All Specialized companies which desire to participate in one or more of these tenders and have the ability, past experience and qualification in the mentioned field, […]

Afriqiyah, Libyan Airlines Merger to take “at Least 18 Months”

Libyan Airlines CEO Khaled Taynaz says the company will focus on restoring its pre-conflict route network and completing its long-awaited merger with Afriqiyah. In an interview with Arabian Aerospace, he said connections with Turkey and East Asia must be developed first, facilitating an influx of foreign labour to help re-build the war-torn country, after which […]

US Visa Services in Tripoli Resume 27th August

Non-immigrant visa services are scheduled to resume in Tripoli on 27th August. Non-immigrant visas are required for travelers who wish to visit, work, or study for a temporary period in the United States. The type of visa required depends on your purpose of travel. For additional information, please see the Department of State visa information […]

Libya’s Largest Refinery to Restart by 28th August

A trading manager at Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) has told Reuters that the country’s largest refinery, Ras Lanuf [Ra’s Lanuf], will restart production by 28th August. The prolonged closure of the plant caused shortages of jet fuel and naphtha, among other products, in the Mediterranean area, while freeing up additional volumes of light sweet […]

Akakus Oil Pre-Qual for Pipe Cleaning

Akakus Oil Operations (Formerly Repsol Oil Operations), a Libyan oil company with head offices in Tripoli, is seeking companies/contractors with expertise in chemical cleaning and lining of internal steel surfaces of cooling and fire water lines and/or other piping systems: At present, Akakus Oil Operations need to Pre – Qualify Local and Foreign Companies / […]

EMC Corporation Appoints New Libya Head

EMC Corporation has announced that Mohamed Talaat, currently the General Manager of EMC Saudi Arabia, will now also manage the company’s operations in Egypt and Libya. In this role, Talaat will be responsible for driving the overall strategic development of EMC’s business in Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Libya, continuing the growth of EMC operations and […]

Panel Examines Libya’s Media Future

One day after the naming of Libya’s new president, a panel of media experts, led by Everette Dennis, dean and CEO of Northwestern University in Qatar, assessed Libyan progress toward the creation of a media system that fits and serves the needs of its people. The panelists had all taken part in a December 2011 […]

New President Says Libya Needs Foreign Companies

“We are seeing the birth of a new Libya that is as beautiful as the waves of the sea“, Libya’s outgoing Prime Minister Abdul-Rahman al-Kib [Al-Keeb, Al-Keib] told Time Magazine, as power passed from the National Transitional Council to the newly-elected national assembly. The 200-member congress selected former opposition leader Mohammed Magarief [Magariaf], regarded as […]