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Italian Company to Install Fiber-Optic Network

Italian networking and engineering company Sirti has reportedly won a contract to build a long-distance fiber-optic network in Libya. According to Dow Jones Italian service, the Libyan Minister of Telecommunications, Anwar Elfeitori; the Italian Ambassador to Tripoli, Giuseppe Buccino Grimaldi; and the CEO of Sirti, Stefano Lorenzi, attended the launch of the new venture. Sirti will […]

Libya Boosts Sugar Purchases

Libya has increased its purchases of white sugar to replenish supplies used up during last year's war and to stem unrest in the North African country, according to a report from Reuters. Consumption between 2008 and 2010 was estimated at 280,000 to 290,000 tonnes a year, according to the International Sugar Organization (ISO), but imports […]


Mellitah Tender for Piping Networks at Bouri

Mellitah Oil & Gas B. V. (Libyan Branch), intends to issue the tender below and wish to invite reputable, interested and experienced contractors specialized in providing similar services for pre-qualification. The Pre-Qualification submission will be evaluated for establishing the Bidders List for the said tender. TENDER NO. (696) Company intends to open a new fast-track […]

Pre-Qual for Zueitina Core Analysis

Zueitina Oil Company intends to issue the below tender and wishes to invite for pre-qualification interested, experienced and reputable companies specialized in providing similar services to submit all requirements for inclusion in the bidders list to be invited to participate in this tender. دراسة تحاليل لباب الصخور المكمنيه (Core Analysis of Wells C9 & C11 […]

3 Swiss Guilty of Aiding Libyan Nuclear Program

A Swiss court has found three men guilty of helping supply material and know-how to Libya's atomic weapons program almost a decade ago. Urs Tinner (46) and his brother Marco (43) were sentenced to prison terms that are shorter than the time they have already spent in investigative custody, according to Bloomberg. Their 74-year-old father, […]

3,000 Dinar Prize to Design new Logo for PM

The Libyan Prime Minister’s Office has offered a cash prize of 3,000 dinars to the winner of a competition to design its new logo. Libya Herald reports that citizens, advertising companies and specialist consultants have all been encouraged to take part. The logo needs to be high-resolution and to “balance beauty with simplicity of colours”; […]