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Why Algeria is suddenly more Interested in Libya

By Alia Brahimi and Akram Kharief, for the Atlantic Council. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. After years of working quietly behind the scenes, Algeria has adopted a more assertive, if uneven, policy towards the war in neighboring Libya. In the latest […]

Video: Libya's Entrepreneurs find Opportunities amid Fighting

From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Nearly a year of fighting near Libya's capital has taken a heavy toll on the economy. Many businesses have closed and young people have sought work abroad. But some entrepreneurs say they are determined […]

Libyan Mining "may become More Important than Oil"

By John Lee. The Economy Minister of Libya's Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA), has said that mining may eventually become a more significant economic activity than oil production. S&P Global Platts quotes Ali Al-Issawi as telling the Arab-British Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) in London: "Libya has gold, magnesium and iron ore ....... (mining) could […]

China to build Solar Power Plant in Eastern Libya

By John Lee. The Prime Minister of Libya's Eastern-based government, Abdullah al-Thani [Thinni], has laid the foundation stone for a new 100-MW solar power plant in Kufra. Built on a 200-hectares site, the project is being implemented a Chinese company. (Source: Tobruk-based Government)

EU Statement in Support of Libyan Women

The European Union Delegation to Libya has issued the following statement in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission to Libya and Head of Mission of Canada: "The Delegation of the European Union, the EU Heads of Mission to Libya and the Head of Mission of Canada remain strongly committed to promoting equal rights and […]

Latest Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Tubing, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Well heads, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) MCC and generator protection and control panels of gas turbines, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Rehabilitation and upgrading of Beda airport, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Modernization of metering devices, […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Finance Manager, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Health Liaison Officer, International Rescue Committee (IRC) M&E Officer, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Grants Manager, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Community Health Outreach Worker, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Midwife. International Rescue Committee (IRC) Emergency & Referral Doctor, International […]