Tag Archives | Ajdabiya

NOC launches Electrification Project in Ajdabiya

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) launched a community electrification and grid decongestion project in Ajdabiya municipality, as part of the Corporation’s efforts to support and strengthen public infrastructure, sustainable development and energy security in the area. NOC’s Sustainable Development department is set to complete a series of works, valued at over 1 million dinars, including […]

Stabilization Facility will reach Tawergha, Ghat and Ajdabiya

Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA), international community, and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) representatives, met today in Tripoli for the 6th Board meeting of the Stabilization Facility for Libya (SFL), a multi-country initiative led by GNA and managed by UNDP. The Facility provides rehabilitation of critical infrastructure and enhances the capacities of local authorities […]

UN: 47 Civilian Casualties in Aug 2016

From 1 August to 31 august 2016, the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) documented 47 civilian casualties, including 32 deaths and 15 injured, during the conduct of hostilities across Libya. Victims included 8 children killed and 5 injured, 18 men killed and 10 injured and 6 women killed. Civilian Casualties  The majority of […]

Top Islamist Killed in US Airstrike

A statement from Libya’s internationally-recognised government has said that a top Islamist militant has been killed in a US air strike in the eastern city of Ajdabiya. BBC News reports that Mokhtar Belmokhtar ordered the deadly attack on the In Amenas gas plant in Algeria two years ago, in which 40 people were killed. He was […]

Sanofi Pharma Plant for Ajdabiya?

French pharmaceutical company Sanofi is reported to be considering building a factory in Libya to produce drugs for diabetes and blood pressure problems. The project, to be based south of Ajedabia [Ajdabiya], would provide many jobs in the area. (Source: Libya Investment)

Huawei, Hatif Libya, Sign $5.2m Contract

The Libyan phone company Hatif Libya has signed a LD 6.5-million [$5.2-million] contract with Chinese telecoms company Huawei for a cable maintenance and expansion project link in Wahat region. According to Libya Herald, the project is for maintenance of the existing offshore underwater cable and the installation of a “next generation” digital cable between Ajdabiya […]