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What's Behind the Zueitina Blockade

Zueitina port still remains closed, days after roughly a dozen men forced their way into the oil export facility demanding jobs. The absurdity of that situation is hard to comprehend. The idea that people would feel that they are somehow entitled to work in a business, and would then threaten their prospective workmates with guns […]

Libya Denies Immigration Agreement with Yemen

The Libyan Embassy in Yemen issued a statement denying media reports that an agreement had been signed between the embassy and Yemeni officials to regulate immigration between the two countries. But according to a report from Yemen Times, Abdulqadir Ayid, the first deputy minister of the Yemeni Expatriate Affairs Ministry, said: “It is true that […]

Job Opportunities at British Embassy in Tripoli

The British Embassy in Tripoli is looking to fill two new roles: Health care sector Specialist within the Embassy’s Commercial Section; Oil and Gas Specialist Officer within the Embassy’s Commercial Section. Applications for this vacancy should be sent to the HR Manager at the British Embassy, Libya no later than Tuesday 27 July 2013. Further […]

Work Resumes at Zueitina Port

Reuters reports that operations have resumed at Zueitina port, but adds that so far only oil stored at the terminal is being exported as oilfields remain shut down by striking workers. Citing an un-named source, the news agency says workers at the fields have still refused to start work "due to the power cuts in […]

Last Call for Foreign Workers in Libya

The Ministry of Labour has announced that foreigners working in Libya must obtain official documentation and regularize their stay by 15th August. According to a report from Pana news agency, the move is part of the Libyan government’s efforts to re-organize the country’s labour market, which has been "flooded by thousands of workers from Arab, […]

Libyan Airlines to Hire More Staff

Libyan Airlines has announced that it wants to hire more cabin staff, reports Libya Herald. As part of its expansion plans, which include the delivery of two new Airbus 330s next week, it is looking to employ more Libyan and foreign air-hostesses who are fluent in English (with preference given to those who have other foreign […]

Job Opportunities at British Council in Libya

The British Council, UK's international organisation for educational and cultural relations and manages a wide range of activities covering the arts, science, technology and education, has several career opportunities in Libya. About British Council British Council is UK's international organisation for educational and cultural relations and manages a wide range of activities covering the arts, […]