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Libya: Rich in Oil, Leaking Fuel

Tim Eaton has written an article for the Royal Institute for International Affairs (Chatham House), entitled “Libya – Rich in Oil, Leaking Fuel“. In it, he says that the oil-rich country is supposed to provide cheap, subsidized fuel to its citizens. But amid continuing violence and instability, up to one-third goes missing from official supply […]

NOC, Petrofac discuss Erawin Construction Opportunity

By John Lee. On Wednesday, October 9, 2019, a delegation from the National Oil Corporation (NOC) met Petrofac representatives at the company’s London headquarters. In a wide-ranging discussion, NOC introduced its plan to increase Libyan production rates and fast-track infrastructure development at sites administered by the Corporation. The two parties reviewed plans to develop Erawin […]

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 […]

US, Libya agree Further Cooperation

At a ceremony in Tunis on October 10, the United States Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), and the Government of Libya, through the Ministry of Planning, signed a Memorandum of Intent (MOI) for enhancing their partnership. The MOI is based on the shared values of strengthening the foundations of a unified […]

Latest Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Replace MCC & generator protection & control panels of gas turbines at Messla field, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Replacement of trunk line between satellite 13 and GOSP NC8 Hamada field, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Construction of field accommodation blocks at Sarir […]

US returns 6th Century Marble Statue to Libya

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) International Operations Division Chief Leo Lin returned a sixth century marble statue known as the “Head of a Veiled Woman,” during a repatriation ceremony at the Libyan Embassy, Thursday. “As a federal law enforcement agency with a global reach, HSI is a leader in investigating […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Operations Specialist – Ammunition and Weapon Management, UNOPS – United Nations Office for Project Services Humantarian Affairs Officer, UNDP – United Nations Development Programme Local Project Manager Specialist, UNDP – United Nations Development Programme Close Protection Officer (Multiple Positions), UNSMIL – United Nations […]

NOC, Equinor, Suncor discuss Plans for Production Increases

By John Lee. Mustafa Sanalla, Chairman of the National Oil Corporation (NOC), conducted a series of meetings in London to discuss recent oil and gas sector developments in Libya. Mr. Sanalla met with Mr. Joe Smargiassi, General Manager of Suncor Libya, to examine mechanisms to enhance cooperation. They focused on the activation of a Joint […]