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Latest Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Water treatment at Kotla, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Monitoring and control of pumps at Sarir and Messla, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Catering and Cleaning Services for El Feel (El Fil, Elephant) Field, Mellitah Oil & Gas Rehabilitation of Offshore Steel Platforms, Zueitina […]

Hifter Frees Turkish Sailors

By Diego Cupolo for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Six Turkish sailors were released by forces loyal to the east Libyan commander Khalifa Hifter Monday following a cascade of events that have both changed dynamics on the nation’s front lines and […]

Closing Conference of EU-Funded Environmental Project

By John Lee. WWF North Africa organised the closing conference of the project “Enabling Libyan NGOs to shape the future of the New Libyan Democracy (ELNLD)” funded by the European Union and the MAVA Foundation for Nature Conservation. The conference was attended by over 20 environmental Libyan NGOs from different parts of Libya, the Civil […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Finance Officer, UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund (Source: UN) (Picture: Finger pressing a new career start button from Olivier Le Moal/Shutterstock)

A Lexicon of Libyan Hate Speech Terms

PeaceTech Lab partnered with Development Transformations and Elbiro Foundation to produce Libya: A Lexicon of Hate Speech Terms, a tool that activists, civil society members, and tech and social media companies can use to identify specific hate speech terms in an effort to stop the persistent problem of hate speech. It also alerts individual social […]

2019 Trafficking in Persons Report – Libya

2019 Trafficking in Persons Report – Libya Libya is a Special Case for the fourth consecutive year. The Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) struggled to govern large swaths of Libyan territory, as it did not exercise control in several parts of the country. The judicial system was not fully functioning, as courts in major […]

MSF warns of Healthcare Emergency in Libya

By John Lee. Staff from Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) (Doctors Without Borders), who were recently granted access to two detention centres in Libya, found what they say was "a catastrophic medical situation among the people detained there". The situation in Zintan and Gharyan detention centres, located south of Tripoli, in the Nafusa Mountains, is consistent […]

Oil Production could Double within 5 Yrs

By John Lee. IHS Markit reports that Libya's oil liftings have been close to 960 thousand barrels per day (bpd) on average between early April and mid-June, with growth of almost 40 percent since the first quarter of this year. It says that Libya's oil production could surpass 2 million bpd by the end of […]