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New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: International Consultant (Field Operations Experts – Elections), UNDP – United Nations Development Programme Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Manager, Creative Associates International Grants Manager, Creative Associates International (Sources: UN, EU) (Picture: Finger pressing a new career start button from Olivier Le Moal/Shutterstock)

UK-based Clothing Firm wins Libyan Orders

By John Lee. A UK-based clothing firm has won significant orders from Libya, according to a report from Manchester Evening News. Leisurewear International won large new export orders for its Minoti-branded children’s clothing range, including £1-million orders from new buyers in Libya and Algeria. Yamin Ibgui, financial director, Leisurewear International, said: “Without Barclays’ and UKEF’s […]

AGOCO revives 16-year-old Well

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has congratulated the Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) for reviving an oil well that has stood abandoned for 16 years. Agoco’s General Department of Production used the latest drilling techniques and Geo-Sphere mapping technology on this project developed by Schlumberger. Thanks to the efforts and dedication of the engineers, and […]

New Food Delivery App coming to Tripoli, Benghazi

By John Lee. A young entrepreneur from Sabha has created an app that delivers homemade meals. According to a report from CNN, Fatima Nasser trialed Yummy successfully in her home town, and says that 300 cooks are ready to start work when the app launches this month in Benghazi and Tripoli. The app was one of […]

Elham Education wins Seedstars Tripoli

On August 6th, during Seedstars Tripoli, Elham Inspire won the Libya round of Seedstars World and will represent the country at the Seedstars Summit in Switzerland to compete for up to USD 1 million in equity investment and other prizes. Seedstars World, the largest seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes, brought […]

UKEF Financed 2 Libyan Projects last year

By John Lee. UK Export Finance (UKEF) has published its annual report and accounts for 2017 to 2018, in which it lists two export projects supported in Libya: Leisurewear International Limited received export working capital of £454,722 to supply children’s clothing to the Al Jedoor Company; Fortress Diagnostics Ltd received export working capital of £303,942 to […]