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Italian Firms gather for Italo-Libyan Economic Forum

By John Lee. Presidency Council deputy Ahmed Maiteeg [Maiteeq] and Italian foreign minister Angelino Alfano have headed up the first Italo-Libyan Economic Forum, held at the weekend in the Sicilian town of Agrigento. The Forum included discussion on the prospects the Libyan market can offer to Italian companies once security conditions are re-established, as well […]

Italy to Provide Border Satellite System

Libya is use Italian expertise to build a satellite surveillance system to help secure its borders, according to a report from Reuters. Defence Minister Abdullah al-Thini told the news agency that Libya had contracted Italy's Selex, part of Finmeccanica, to start setting up a satellite-based surveillance system to monitor the border from the Mediterranean coast […]

Libyan Stakes in UniCredit, Finmeccanica Unfrozen

The Court of Appeal in Rome has ordered the release from judicial seizure of the Libyan Investment Authority's equity stakes in Italian bank UniCredit and Italian air defence group Finmeccanica. The decision follows the release in July of LIA's stake in oil company Eni; according to Dow Jones, the ruling means all LIA's investments in […]