NOC: Deterioration of Security Situation in Gulf of Sirte

Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) is deeply concerned at the serious deterioration in the security situation in areas surrounding oil facilities in the Gulf of Sirte. Violent Clashes took place over the past 48 hours in the Brega region, only hundreds of meters away from oil tanks, between armed groups called Al-Saiqa and the Petroleum […]

NOC Deeply Concerned at Potential for Military Escalation

NOC deeply concerned at potential for military escalation, deployment of foreign mercenaries at oil installations Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) today said is deeply concerned at reports of the increasing likelihood of an intensification of the military conflict, potentially extending to oil and gas facilities. NOC condemns the deployment of Wagner Group, Syrian and Janjaweed […]

UN delivers COVID-19 Test Kits to Libya

The Stabilization Facility for Libya delivers COVID-19 test kits to the National Center for Disease Control As part of the Stabilization Facility for Libya (SFL), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) delivered 4,320 COVID-19 test kits to the National Center for Disease Control (NCDC) that arrived Today to Misrata shipped by the UNDP Central Procurement […]

U allocates Emergency Aid to Vulnerable Families

The European Union (EU) has announced an immediate aid of €100,000 to Libyan vulnerable families who were forced to leave their homes due to the armed conflict in Libya. This European financial support will help the Libyan Red Cross provide urgent aid to the 2500 most vulnerable people who have been temporarily accommodated in schools […]

Russia, Wagner "Complicating Libyan Ceasefire Efforts"

U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) has clear evidence that Russian employed, state-sponsored Wagner Group laid landmines and improvised explosive devices (IEDs) in and around Tripoli, further violating the United Nations arms embargo and endangering the lives of innocent Libyans. Verified photographic evidence shows indiscriminately placed booby-traps and minefields around the outskirts of Tripoli down to Sirte […]

Multi-sectoral Response to COVID-19 Pandemic in Libya

Multi-sectoral Preparedness and Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic in Libya The United States Agency for International Development Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance (USAID) will provide UNICEF with US$2 million in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in Libya. The multi-sectoral programme will contribute to controlling the further spread of COVID-19 by reducing human-to-human transmission and mitigating collateral […]

France Increases Contribution to Local Elections in Libya

France increases its contribution to UNDP's support to Local elections in Libya France tops up its contribution to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)'s Local Election project (LEP) with € 138, 500 (US$ 156,800) towards democratic governance in municipalities across Libya. The initiative aims to promote local democracy and stability in Libya -through the organization […]

US threatens Sanctions in Libya Oil Row

By Al-Monitor staff. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. US threatens sanctions in bid to restore oil sharing in Libya The US government raised the specter of sanctions on unspecified parties involved in Libya's civil war yesterday after Libya's oil authority accused […]