Swiss Trader accused of alleged Oil Smuggling from Libya

By John Lee. Swiss-based Trial International has filed a criminal complaint ("dénonciation pénale") for complicity in pillage against Kolmar Group AG before the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) of Switzerland. According to a joint report published by Trial International and Public Eye on 2 March 2020, the Zug-based trading company had purchased smuggled gasoil […]

Weekly Security Report from Whispering Bell

Advertising Feature Whispering Bell produces a 7-10 page report that covers the past week of political, security, and economic events that occurred within Libya, comprehensive data/risk collection, maps for country-wide security events, and includes forward-looking analysis on the political and security situation over the coming weeks. Please click here to download an edited version of […]

Video: Russian Fighters "Flown out of Western Libya"

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. The battle for Tripoli has taken another turn as Russian fighters allied with Libyan renegade commander Khalifa Haftar have retreated from the front lines. Haftar's forces have been trying to capture the capital […]

EUR 3 Million more for EU4PSL Project

Libya: additional € 3 million allocated to EU-funded EU4PSL project The EU Delegation to Libya announces an allocation of 3 million euros funding to EU4PSL - European Union for private sector in Libya, in addition to the previous 7 million euros. It is a project successfully implemented by Expertise France and in close collaboration with […]

Latest Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Crude Oil Pipeline, Sirte Oil Company (SOC) Aviation Services, Mabruk Oil Operations (MOO) (Source: National Oil Corporation)

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Programme Associate G6 (SOCIAL PROTECTION), WFP - World Food Programme Programme Policy Officer SC 8, WFP - World Food Programme Programme Associate SC 6 (CBT), WFP - World Food Programme Senior Programme Associate SC 7, WFP - World Food Programme Programme Associate SC […]

Haftar's Setback to Change the Course of Libya's War?

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Khalifa Haftar told the world he's the only man who can bring stability back to Libya. The warlord launched a military offensive last year to take control of the capital from the UN-recognised […]

Tunisian Company Joins LBBC

By John Lee. Tunisian-based NAME Logistics has joined the Libyan British Business Council (LBBC). Their representatives in EU, MENA region and Egypt arrange multimodal transport to Benghazi and Tripoli. They are currently moving all air cargo requirements UK/EU to Libya via AMM (Jordan) and CAI (Egypt) to Libya by air. Transit delivery time from departure […]