Tag Archives | Tonio Fenech

US and Malta to develop partnership to stimulate business in Libya

Finance Minister Tonio Fenech welcomed Lorraine Hariton, US State Department Special Representative for Commercial and Business Affairs, to discuss possible areas of cooperation between Malta and the US with a view to social, political and commercial activity in Libya. Ms Hariton is responsible for State Department outreach to the business community and commercial advocacy efforts. […]

Investment and maritime services top agenda in Libya visit

  On the margins of the business delegation to Libya, organised by Malta Enterprise with a specific focus on the maritime and port sectors, Finance Minister Tonio Fenech Minister and Minister for Fair Competition, Small Businesses and Consumers Jason Azzopardi yesterday met Yousef Al Wehishi, Minister of Communications and Transport, Rajab Khalil, the deputy Minister […]

Libya oil purchases: talks at initial phase but Libya showing good will

Talks on oil and gas purchases from Libya at favourable rates are at an early stage, but Libya is showing good will, Finance Minister Tonio Fenech told The Sunday Times. Mr Fenech was contacted after the Libya Herald reported he held meetings with the Libyan Undersecretary at the Ministry of Oil and Gas, Umar Shakmak, […]

Give us our money, Libya tells the world - Air Malta resumes Tripoli flights

Lawrence Gonzi yesterday became the first Prime Minister to visit Tripoli and hold a bilateral meeting with his counterpart in Libya, Abdurrahim Khaled Abdulhafiz El-Keib. It is clear that the Libyan government’s main concern is the release of assets which are being held by numerous countries around the world, something which Prime Minister Lawrence Gonzi […]