Tag Archives | Tunisia

Central Bank Governor meets Tunisian Counterpart

By John Lee. The Governor of the Central Bank of Libya (CBL), Saddek Omar Elkaber, met with Marwan Alabasi, Governor of the Central Bank of Tunisia last week in Tunis to discuss ways of improving cooperation and between the two institutions, specifically in the fields of anti-money-laundering (AML) and terrorism financing. This was the first […]

Tunisia reopens Consulate in Tripoli

By John Lee. Tunisia has reportedly reopened its consulate in Tripoli. The country had closed its mission 2015 after its mission was stormed and ten staff were kidnapped. According to the report from Reuters, the Italian and Turkish embassies as well as the UN mission are among the few currently open in Libya. (Source: Reuters)

US Firms meet with Libya Local Investment & Development Fund (LLIDF)

U.S. Companies meet with Libya Local Investment & Development Fund (LLIDF) to promote Libya’s economy On March 22, the U.S. Embassy Libya External Office, based in Tunis, and the Libya Local Investment & Development Fund (LLIDF) co-hosted a U.S.-Libya commercial roundtable, bringing together representatives of U.S. companies to learn about LLIDF’s priorities on private sector […]

Developing National Action Plan for Antimicrobial Resistance

Health Workshop on Developing National Action Plan for Antimicrobial Resistance in Libya The World Health Organization (WHO), in collaboration with the Libyan ministry of health and the National Center of Disease Control (NCDC), has conducted a Health Consultative workshop on the antimicrobial resistance in Libya. It brought together 25 participants from different sectors and organisations, […]

Strengthening Health Information System for Patients with HIV

Strengthening Health Information System for patients living with HIV/AIDS in Libya The World Health Organization (WHO), in collaboration with the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in Libya conducted a two-day planning workshop recently on “Strengthening Health Information System for Patients living with HIV/AIDS”. The workshop was held in WHO Libya office located in Tunis. […]

Libya Talks Conclude in Tunis

The Joint Drafting Committee of the House of Representatives and the High Council of the State concluded on Saturday its second round of meetings, facilitated by the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Libya, Dr Ghassan Salamé, on the wording of amendments to the Libyan Political Agreement (LPA). The final session […]

France Ups Contribution to Stabilization Facility for Libya

French Ambassador to Libya, H.E. Ms. Brigitte Curmi, and Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary General and Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Libya, Ms. Maria do Valle Ribeiro, signed an agreement to increase support to the Stabilization Facility for Libya (SFL). The signing ceremony took place today at the […]