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Video: Economic Woes Overshadow Eid al-Adha

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. As Muslims prepare to celebrate the festival of Eid al-Adha, Libyans are complaining of a huge jump in the price of sheep. Muslims offer a ritual sacrifice of a sheep during Eid and distribute […]

Eid Grant Now Being Paid

The Libyan Central Bank has started to pay the LD 1,000 ($800) grant to every Libyan family to celebrate last October’s Eid Al-Adha. The grant, approved by the General National Congress, was intended to help buy a sheep to slaughter. The bank said that all payment should be processed within two days. (Source: Libya Herald)