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Another Conference on Libya? Enforce Arms Embargo Instead

By John Lee. Convening another conference on Libya is a recipe for continued political stagnation, unless it addresses concretely the issue of illegal arms imports, according to an opinion piece in The Hill. Ben Fishman, a senior fellow at The Washington Institute for Near East Policy, argues that the 2011 arms embargo remains in effect […]

UfM Business Forum to tackle Market Access

The Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) in partnership with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH commissioned by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), and also in partnership with the Association of Mediterranean Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ASCAME), will hold a Business Forum in Cairo, Egypt on 18 June 2019, […]

Italy to host Libya Conference in November

By John Lee. An international conference on Libya is to be held in the Sicilian capital Palermo on 12th and 13th November. According to Reuters, Italian Foreign Minister Enzo Moavero Milanesi (pictured) told his parliament that key players from within Libya and abroad are expected to attend. The US Ambassador to Rome has said he […]

Conference on US-Libya Relations Postponed

Due to events and circumstances beyond the organizers’ and sponsors’ control, the conference on “Libya-U.S. Relations 2017: New Vision, Hope, and Opportunities,” originally scheduled for February 16, 2017 in Washington, D.C., has been postponed. As a result of Executive Order 13769 of January 27, 2017, which bans Libyan travelers from entering the United States, it […]

Dates Announced for FDI Conference

Pace Group has announced that the FDI Libya 2013 conference will take place in London from 17th to 18th September. The event will examine how foreign direct investment (FDI) can play a role in a range of sectors. Day One will focus on economic diversification and opportunities for investment, as well as Libya’s energy sector […]

Libyan Conference in London Postponed

Libya Herald reports that the FDI conference due to take place in London on 29-30 May has been postponed because of the current political crisis in the country. The organisers of the event released the following statement from the Ministry of Economics: “We commend your international efforts in preparing for a conducive and encouraging investment […]

NOC Symposium on Funding for Oil and Gas

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has announced that it plans to organize national symposium on the mechanisms and sources of funding and investment prospects to oil and gas sector. The symposium will be held Thursday and Wednesday, 14-15/5/2013 to discuss the following: First day: (mechanisms and sources of funding for projects in oil and gas […]

FDI Libya Conference in London

The successful elections in 2012 signalled New Libya’s resolve to forge ahead towards normality and stability. Keeping to well defined deadlines of a 20 month plan has raised confidence in Libya’s ability to keep to the process of achieving the aims of the revolution of 2011 that deposed the Gaddafi regime. As investing in Libya […]