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The Coronavirus Could Heal Libya

By Edward P. Joseph and Wolfgang Pusztai, for Foreign Policy. Any opinions expressed here are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. The pandemic might prompt the kind of cooperation needed to end the country's civil war, after years of fighting and foreign intervention failed. Click here […]

Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program

The U.S. Embassy Libya has announced the call for applications for the 2021-2022 Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) program. The Fulbright FLTA Program provides young teachers of English as a Foreign Language the opportunity to refine their teaching skills and broaden their knowledge of American cultures and customs while strengthening the instruction of Arabic […]

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 […]

Libyan Oil Production Falls Below 90k Barrels per Day

Statement from the National Oil Corporation (NOC): The NOC has recently supplied medical equipment to help local authorities across Libya deal with the coronavirus pandemic, click here for more details. The forced and illegal restriction of oil and gas production has resulted in financial losses exceeding 3,957,326,455 USD since January 17, 2020. This means the […]

Video: Libya's Health Service in Danger of Collapse

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Libya has so far avoided the worst of the coronavirus, with just 17 confirmed cases. But with a war raging, the health service could be in danger of complete collapse if the virus […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Finance Team Leader, Danish Refugee Council (DRC) DDG Head of Programme, Danish Refugee Council (DRC) Livelihoods Assistant, Danish Refugee Council (DRC) Requisitions Officer, UNSMIL - United Nations Support Mission in Libya Education Technical Coordinator, Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development (ACTED) (Source: UN)

Battle for Air Supremacy heats up in Libya

By Metin Gurcan for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Battle for air supremacy heats up in Libya despite COVID-19 outbreak Renewed fighting in Libya, where both sides rely on drone support from foreign backers, has fueled a battle for air […]

US, UNICEF to Assist Children and Families in Libya

U.S. Support to UNICEF to Assist Children and Families in Midst of Conflict, COVID-19 Pandemic US Ambassador Norland participated in a virtual meeting on April 3 led by UNICEF's Special Representative to Libya, Abdel-Rahman Ghandour, who provided Embassy staff with a briefing on UNICEF's vital assistance to children in Libya. In addition, Mr. Ghandour described […]