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Ex-LIA Head Moves to Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank said on Wednesday it had appointed the former interim CEO of the Libyan Investment Authority (LIA), Rafik Nayed (pictured), as vice chairman for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Reuters reports that Nayed will report to Ashok Aram, Deutsche Bank's chief executive for the region, who commented: “We are extremely pleased that […]

Vietnamese Workers To Return To Libya

Vietnamese guest workers are returning to Libya just two years after the political crisis that engulfed the country forced Vietnam to withdraw over 10,000 of those workers. The Korean Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs is instructing local businesses to begin sending workers back to Libya. Approximately 700 guest workers have returned to their […]

Yemen, Libya Strengthen Labour Ties

Yemen and Libya have agreed to form a joint committee to develop procedures for the exchange of labour between the two countries, reports Al Shorfa. The agreement came during a meeting between Yemeni Minister of Expatriate Affairs Mujahid al-Qahali and Ramadan Bazama, chargé d'affaires at the Libyan embassy in Sanaa. A Yemeni attaché for expatriates […]

Libya to Pay Half of Debt to Turkish Contractors

Hurriyet Daily News reports that Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan [Zidan] (pictured) has promised to pay the first half of its government debt to Turkish contractors, but demanded more time to make the other half of the payment. He said, "as Turkish companies come back to Libya to conduct businesses the payments will be done, […]

Libya "Looking to Hire Yemeni Workers"

The Libyan embassy in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, has reached agreement with the Yemeni Ministry of Expatriate Affairs to enable significant numbers of Yemenis to work in Libya, according to Libya Herald. News agency LANA says the Yemeni Expatriate Affairs Minister, Mujahid Al-Quhali, and the Libyan Ambassador in Sanaa, Ramadan Bazama, have agreed to set […]

600 Work Resumption Contracts Signed

The Libyan government has signed agreements with 600 contractors to resume work on housing units and related construction works. The Minister of Housing and Utilities, Ali Hassan Al-Sharif, has aid that the go-aheads have been signed after the contracts had been re-evaluated by the 'Commission of Twenty' which had investigated their propriety. Fifty percent of […]

Skilled Workers Needed at Azzawiya Oil Refinery

The sub-tenders committee at Azzawiya Oil Refinery [Zawia] is looking for highly skilled and qualified technical personnel to carry out maintenance activities at Azzawiya Refinery and at Benghazi Asphalt plant. The categories of technical personnel are as follows: (*) One welder & one fabricator shall be placed at Benghazi Asphalt Plant, Benghazi, Libya. We are […]

Getting the Balance Right

Libyan authorities have announced in recent days that all foreign visitors to the country must have a visa, something which was not previously required for travellers from countries such as Tunisia, Turkey and Jordan. Additionally, only Egyptians and Libyans are to be allowed to use the border crossing at Musaid. While the intention is ostensibly […]