Washington can seize a pinprick of light in Libya

By Jeffrey Feltman, for The Brookings Institution. Any opinions expressed here are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. A few flickers of light may be penetrating Libya's deepening gloom. On the one hand, Libya's misery grows worse. As Acting U.N. Special Representative Stephanie Williams told the […]

Economic Transparency & Structural Reform: Libya's Last Hope

By Jason Pack for the Middle East Institute. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Economic transparency and structural reform remain Libya's last hope In the wake of the War for Tripoli, as a new stalemate set in around Sirte and Jufra over […]

Libya's Eastern-based Govt Resigns

By Al-Monitor staff. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Libya's eastern-based government resigns amid Benghazi protests The government aligned with Libyan strongman Khalifa Hifter resigned on Sunday following days of protests in Benghazi and other eastern cities. Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani submitted his government's resignation […]

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 […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Driver, UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund Consultant for Cash, UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund Biogas Consultant, Committed To Good (CTG) Medical waste Management Expert, Committed To Good (CTG) Recycling Engineer/Business Expert, Committed To Good (CTG) Case Worker, International Rescue Committee (IRC) […]

Libya may Buy Tractors from Belarus

By John Lee. Libya is reported to be interested in buying tractors from Belarus. According to state news agency BelTA, a Libyan delegation recently visited Minsk Tractor Works (MTZ) to discuss the possibility of buying agricultural machines and tractors, and asked MTZ to prepare offers. It adds that, since 2012, the Belarusian company has shipped […]

Water and Sanitation Project in Zintan

By John Lee. On Thursday, 7000 metres of electricity cables for submersible water pumps were delivered to Zintan municipality. This delivery comes on top of 26 submersible and centrifugal water pumps already delivered to the Zintan municipality to help solve a water shortage bottleneck in the municipality and in neighbouring areas. It took place as […]