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Experts lower Libya risk rating

Risk consultancy AKE has said it has lowered its security risk rating for Libya as a result of improved conditions in the recently liberated country. Libya is now rated at 35 out of 100, a notable improvement from the ratings of 63 and 64 the country had during its six-month long conflict between March and […]

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Huge Obstacles Impeding Libya's Stability

A new study has pointed to lack of political stability and security as Libya's main hurdles on the road to post-conflict reconstruction and economic recovery. Though officially declared as "liberated", Libya is considered an "extreme risk" country. Prior to the uprisings, Libya's hydrocarbon industry accounted for over 95% of export earnings and between 85% and 90% […]