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Blockade has cost Libya almost $10bn

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has reported oil, gas and condensates export revenues of USD38.2 million in July 2020, a hugely damaging drop compared to USD2.1 billion in July 2019. This is the lowest one-month revenue figure recorded this year. NOC registered USD24.7 million from sales of crude oil, USD12.8 million from gas and condensate […]

LIA concludes First Phase of Transformation Programme

Libyan Investment Authority concludes first phase of transformation programme The Libyan Investment Authority (LIA), Africa's largest sovereign wealth fund, has announced the conclusion of the first phase of its comprehensive Transformation Programme, a major strategic mechanism for institutional development. The key milestone was marked in the presence of the International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds […]

Weekly Security Report from Whispering Bell

Advertising Feature Whispering Bell produces a 7-10 page report that covers the past week of political, security, and economic events that occurred within Libya, comprehensive data/risk collection, maps for country-wide security events, and includes forward-looking analysis on the political and security situation over the coming weeks. Please click here to download an edited version of […]

Combatting Corruption and Money Laundering in Libya

EU launches joint project to prevent and combat corruption and money laundering The European Union, in collaboration with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI), is launching a new project entitled "Building Libya's National Capacity to Prevent and Combat Corruption and Money […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: ECE Teachers, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Chief of Party, DT Global Protection Assistant (Case Management), Danish Refugee Council (DRC) MEAL Officer, Danish Refugee Council (DRC) WASH Team Leader, Danish Refugee Council (DRC) National Information Management Consultant, UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund A […]

Int'l Investigations and the Path to Accountability in Libya

Doing Justice: International Investigations and the Path to Accountability Mr Hanny Megally, Senior Fellow at New York University's Center on International Cooperation and Commissioner with the Independent International Commission of Inquiry on Syria, will deliver the 2020Annual Justice Lecture, hosted by Lawyers for Justice in Libya (LFJL) and the Centre for Human Rights Law at […]

Video: Oct 15 Date for Peace Talks

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Al Jazeera has learned that October 15 is the date set for Libyan peace talks in Geneva. And the United Nations hopes to name a new envoy within days. Al Jazeera's James Bays […]

Libya to Resume Oil Production at Facilities without Militia

By Al-Monitor staff. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Intel: Libya to resume oil production at facilities without militia, Wagner fighters Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) lifted its force majeure on certain oil facilities this weekend after eastern Libya's Gen. Khalifa Hifter said […]