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Video: Libya's Entrepreneurs find Opportunities amid Fighting

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Nearly a year of fighting near Libya's capital has taken a heavy toll on the economy. Many businesses have closed and young people have sought work abroad. But some entrepreneurs say they are determined […]

Female Entrepreneurs Celebrated in Libya

In the framework of the project European Union for Private Sector in Libya (EU4PSL), funded by the European Union, 12 Libyan female entrepreneurs across Libya were awarded a prize of 5000 euros each at the awards ceremony "Women Female Entrepreneurs Contest" held in Tunis. In total 30 women from all regions of Libya participated in […]

New Network of Co-working Spaces in Tripoli

By John Lee. A growing network of co-working spaces has reportedly become available to entrepreneurs in Tripoli over the past few years, offering them a secure place to start and build up a business. Writing for Forbes, Dominic Dudley says it is a relatively low-cost option for a young business, in a city where office […]

EU supports SMEs through Libyan Banks

EU supports small and medium-sized enterprises through Libyan banks Within the EU4PSL project, a meeting was held on 20 December to establish founding units to support SMEs through Libyan banks. It took place at Expertise France office in Tunisia, in the presence of Dr. Mukhtar Al-Tawil, director of banking supervision, and representatives of Libyan banks: […]

Libyan CSOs to support Youth and Women Start-Ups

Six Libyan CSOs signed MoU to support young and women start-ups In the framework of EU4PSL project, financed by the European Union, Expertise France organized a call for proposals for civil society organizations (CSOs) to support young, women’s economic empowerment by enabling them to create their own business start-ups. Six CSOs from the three regions […]

STREAM Incubator launched in Tripoli

STREAM incubator, accelerator and Fab Lab, which is financed by UK Government and implemented by Expertise France and sponsored by Libyana, was officially launched on 19th of November 2019 in Tripoli with the presence of entrepreneurs, officials, and partners. 37 entrepreneurs participated in the official opening of the programme, and they will attend important training […]

Edtech Start-Up Wins Tripoli Pitching Event

By John Lee. Libyan educational tech startup iStudy has won this year's Seedstars Tripoli pitching event. iStudy is a smartphone app for Android and IOS for parents to watch their children progress at school. It will now represent Libya in the regional summit in Morocco in December, and in the Seedstars Summit 2020 in Switzerland. […]

90 projects in Libya Trained in Entrepreneurship

90 projects across 6 universities in Libya selected for the Joint Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Business Development In the framework of Support to Libya for Economic Integration, Diversification and Sustainable Development (SLEiDSE) programme, 90 projects across 6 universities were successfully selected for the Joint Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Business Development. Training sessions started on Monday […]