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EU Ambassadors "support the National Oil Corporation"

European Union Ambassadors support the National Oil Corporation and emphasize the necessity of its neutrality and keeping it away from any political tensions The National Oil Corporation (NOC)'s Chairman of the Board Eng. Mustafa Sanalla received His Excellency the Ambassador and Head of the European Union Mission to Libya and Their Excellency Ambassadors of European […]

Central Bank Governor meets with House of Representatives

Governor of Central Bank of Libya meets with House of Representatives in Consultative Session The Governor of Central Bank of Libya (CBL), HE Mr Saddek Elkaber, has taken part in a consultative session with the House of Representatives in Tripoli to present an update on the state of the Libyan economy and respond to questions […]

Libyan Central Bank warns of Financial Collapse

By Al-Monitor staff. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Libyan Central Bank warns of financial collapse if oil production not restored The near halt of Libya's oil production and exportation amid the civil war could cause the country's economic collapse, the head […]

EU considers Boots on the Ground in Libya

By Jacopo Barigazzi, for Politico. EU draws up options for boots on the ground in Libya EU officials have drawn up plans to deploy European military observers to Libya if a cease-fire takes hold there - a potentially high-risk mission reflecting a drive by foreign policy chief Josep Borrell for the bloc to play a […]

UN Chief calls for Lasting Ceasefire in Libya

By Al-Monitor staff. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. UN Chief calls for lasting Ceasefire in Libya The United Nations chief on Monday urged Libya's warring parties and outside states to work toward a lasting cease-fire, warning the war-torn country's "future is […]

Williams Opening Remarks at UN Meeting

ASRSG Stephanie Williams Opening Remarks Virtual Press Encounter UN HQ, NY, Monday 5 October 2020 I will start by providing a summary of the high-level ministerial meeting on Libya which was co-chaired by the Secretary-General and the Foreign Minister of Germany. The meeting was attended by Ministers of Foreign Affairs and senior representatives from Member […]

EU removes Libyan Politicians from Sanctions List

EU removes Agila Saleh and Nuri Abu Sahmain from sanctions list The Council of the European Union has decided to remove Agila Saleh, speaker of the Tobruk-based House of Representatives, and Nuri Abu Sahmain, former president of the internationally unrecognised General National Congress of Libya, from the list of individuals and entities subject to restrictive […]