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Investing in the Arab Spring: Libya

Investing in the Arab Spring: Libya

Of all the countries that have come through the Arab Spring, Libya may have had the hardest journey – and, with Colonel Gadaffi having only met his end in recent weeks, faces the most uncertain future. However, fund managers believe that the country could also offer outsize returns for those willing to gamble on a […]

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S. Korea to send more water engineers to Libya this month

S. Korea to send more water engineers to Libya this month

A second batch of South Korean water engineers will leave for Libya later this month to help the war-torn nation restore its water supply services, a Seoul official said Friday. Water is still in short supply and security conditions in Libya have not fully stabilized although the country’s nine-month civil war ended last month with […]

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Turks, Europeans Lead Charge On Libyan Investment

Turks, Europeans Lead Charge On Libyan Investment

Libya may be months from a new government, but the still-infrequent international flights to Tripoli are packed with businesspeople looking to land contracts with this oil-rich North African state. The Turks and Europeans appear to be moving quickly, while the Americans seem to be several steps behind. On one recent afternoon, the plush Rixos hotel […]

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Arab Spring may turn page in Egypt-Libya economic relations

Arab Spring may turn page in Egypt-Libya economic relations

Can revolutions succeed where decades-old dictatorial systems failed, and usher in stable, mutually beneficial economic relations between Egypt and Libya? The coming months may bring the answer.  Last month’s visit to Cairo by the chairman of Libya’s National Transitional Council, Mustafa Abdul Jalil, came just days after he declared his country liberated, and opened what […]

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