Tag Archives | Libya Enterprise

Business Plan Competition for Libyan SMEs

The Support to Libya for Economic Integration, Diversification and Sustainable Development (SLEIDSE) programme, a European Union funded programme, and Libya Enterprise, the national business support organization in Libya, open a business plan competition for small and medium enterprises in Libya until the 26 March 2017 to promote the creativity and innovation of businesses in Libya. […]

New Libya Entrepreneurship Programme Launched

ITC and Expertise France launch EU-funded Libya Entrepreneurship Programme The International Trade Centre (ITC) and Expertise France have just launched the Libya Entrepreneurship Programme. Financed by the European Union, the programme will provide six-week training courses for young and aspiring entrepreneurs in Libya through an online portal. With record high unemployment and a domestic economy […]

New Workshops for Libyan Entrepreneurs

Dutch NGO SPARK has held the first in a seriess of workshops for entrepreneurs in Tripoli last week, according to a report from Libya Herald. The workshop, attended by 20 business people, addressed the challenges and obstacles faced by small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Libya, with entrepreneurs sharing experiences and discussing the support needed to […]

Tripoli Chamber Workshop on Solar Energy

Tripoli Chamber of Commerce will host a workshop on solar energy on Wednesday 18th November. According to Libya Herald, the workshop, under the banner “Our Sun, Our Investment“, aims at “localizing solar power and investment in its application”. Participants at the workshop will include the head of the implementation department of the Renewable Energy Authority of […]

New Tripoli University Business Incubator

An agreement was signed last week to create a new Tripoli University Business Incubator. The deal was agreed between Tripoli University and the Tripoli Business Incubator Centre, which is part of Libya Enterprise, the Ministry of Economy department responsible for promoting small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Libya. According to a report from Libya Herald, […]

Upper Quartile, WYG win Employment Programme Contract

International economic strategy consultancy, Upper Quartile, has secured the latest contract for its partnership with multidisciplinary consultancy, WYG. The partners have been awarded a competitive £2.5-million contract from the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) to deliver the creation of jobs for 18- to 35-year-olds in Libya. Following the conflict in the country, the Arab Partnership […]

SMEs “Central to Development of Libyan Economy”

Libya Herald reports that a meeting was held last week in Tripoli between the Libyan Business Council, Libya Enterprise, and the Privatization and Investment Board (PIB), during which the role of SMEs and investment in the private sector were discussed. Libya Enterprise (www.sme.ly) is the Ministry of Economy department concerned with matters relating to SMEs […]

Private Sector Development Institutions

Upper Quartile in association with WYG International and Altai Consulting have been contracted to provide technical assistance for the implementation of the Libyan Private Sector Development Institutions (LSPDI) programme, tendered though DFID’s Fragile and Conflict Affected States Framework Agreement (FCAS). LSPDI is a three-year DFID funded programme focused on strengthening the capacity of the key […]