Tag Archives | Egypt

New Pact will open flow of Egyptian Workers to Libya

By Ahmed Aleem for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Egyptian and Libyan security authorities have agreed to coordinate Egyptian laborers’ entry to Libya by opening offices in the border cities of Sallum, Egypt, and Masaed, Libya. The agreement comes in anticipation of Libya’s reconstruction in the aftermath […]

Egypt Unimpressed by Libya’s Border Wall

By Hagar Saeed Mohammed for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Egyptian security experts suspect that a wall being constructed by Libya will be ineffective in stopping terrorists and arms smugglers at Libya’s porous eastern border with Egypt. Col. Miloud Jawad, the […]

FAO organizes a Training Workshop on Animal Health

As part of the capacity building agreement between the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Government of Libya, FAO representation to Libya is delivering a training workshop to cadres from the Libyan ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Marine Wealth, in collaboration with the Egyptian International Centre for Agriculture (EICA). Eleven […]

EU-Funded Workshop assesses Libyan Marine Environment

EU-funded workshop to assess state of Libyan marine environment In the framework of ENI SEIS II South Support Mechanism, a workshop for Libyan experts is to be organised on 11-12 September 2018 in Alexandria, Egypt. This workshop aims to identify: the major Libyan coastal and marine priority issues, the main issues contributing to the pollution and […]

Quartet renews Commitment to LPA, GNA

Cairo, 30 April 2018 1. The League of Arab States (LAS), the African Union (AU), the European Union (EU) and the United Nations (UN) held their fourth meeting at the headquarters of the League of Arab States on 30 April 2018 to discuss the situation in Libya and further coordinate their efforts in support of […]

Can Cairo talks Succeed in Uniting Libya?

By George Mikhail for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Can Cairo talks succeed in uniting Libya’s divided armed forces? The Egyptian initiative to unite the Libyan military is almost complete after several meetings were held between Libyan military officials who split up […]

Sanalla discusses Cooperation with Egypt

By John Lee. Mustafa Sanalla, NOC Chairman of the Board, has met with Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources of the Arab Republic of Egypt. The meeting addressed the technical needs of the Libyan oil sector to which the companies affiliated to the Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources may contribute […]

Int’l Community Rallies Behind Ghassan Salame

By John Lee. UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson chaired a meeting about Libya on Thursday with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and their colleagues from Italy, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and France. At a joint press conference after the meeting, Johnson said: “Libya is a front line in our common struggle against terrorism and […]