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Libya Pushing Ahead with Islamic Banking

Libya hopes to start implementing its new Islamic banking law by the end of the year, according to a report from Reuters. Libyan central bank governor Saddek Omar Elkaber (pictured) said he expects strong demand among the public for sharia-compliant financial services. "The demand is so high in Libya so we set up a higher […]

Notes on Visit to Tripoli

Travel Arrangements I had booked return flights from London to Tunis and from Tunis to Tripoli (Mitiga) with Tunisair.  When I tried to check in for the flight from Tunis to Tripoli, I found that there had been an incident involving the Tunisair flight at Mitiga on the previous day.  Tunisair suspended its flights to […]