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Joint Statement on the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum

A joint statement from the UK, with France, Germany, Italy and the US, in response to recent progress made by the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum: The Governments of France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States welcome the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum's (LPDF) vote in favor of the selection mechanism for a new […]

Joint Statement on Support for LPDF

U.S. joins statement with France, Germany, Italy and UK on Support for LPDF The Ambassadors of Germany, Italy and the United States and the Charge d'Affaires of France and the United Kingdom, joined by UNSMIL, met virtually with Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj on December 30 to reiterate full support for the success of the UN-facilitated […]

NOC, Total discuss Rehabilitation of Mabruk Oil Field

By John Lee. Mustafa Sanalla, Chairman of Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC), received Stephane Michel, Director of Exploration and Production in the Middle East for France's Total, at the NOC offices in Tripoli last week. Others in attendance included Directors Messrs. Abulgasem Shengeer; Alamari Mohamed; Dr. Khalifa Abdusadek, Chairman of Owners Committee of Waha Oil […]

Tripoli to get 10 New Airbus Helicopters

By John Lee. Libya's Tripoli-based Minister of the Interior, Fathi Bashagha, has said that the Ministry will soon receive 10 helicopters from France's Airbus. In an annoucement on Twitter, the Minister said the helicopters will be used in fighting organised crime, terrorist groups and human trafficking. They will also be used in search and rescue […]

Libya: Joint statement by France, Germany, Italy and UK

The Governments of France, Germany, Italy and United Kingdom warmly welcome the results of the UN mediated Fourth Round of the intra-Libyan Joint Military Commission (5+5), the conclusion by the Libyan parties of a permanent cease-fire agreement and the announcement by the United Nations Support Mission in Libya of the launch of the Libyan Political […]

Sarkozy charged in Libya Campaign Funding Probe

By Al-Monitor staff. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. France's Sarkozy charged in Libya campaign funding probe Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy is facing a new charge as part of an inquiry into allegations he funded his successful 2007 campaign with cash […]

NOC Lifts Force Majeure at Al Sharara Field

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has announced that it has reached what it describes as an 'honor agreement', under which the Petroleum Facilities Guards (PFGs) "abides by ending the entire obstacles that face Al Sharara Field in a way that guarantees there will be no security breaches and in a way that […]

EU Funds Boot Camp for Future Entrepreneurs

In Benghazi, university and technical college students participated in a boot camp for Future Entrepreneurs, organized by Expertise France and funded by the European Union. It belongs to a series of intensive training events on entrepreneurship that will be held across Libya and also offer an opportunity for a total of 120 students to discuss […]