Tag Archives | Trade Mission

Libyan Business Forum in Malta

Libya Herald reports that a forum on Libyan business is to be held in Malta on 27th February. The conference, organised by the Libyan Maltese Chamber of Commerce, is to be addressed by the organisation’s president, Anthony Micallef, prominent Libyan businessman Husni Bey, and Malta’s Foreign Minister George Vella. Maltese ambassador to Libya, Emmanuel Galea, […]

Austrian Trade Mission Visits Tripoli

An Austrian trade mission is visit Tripoli from 25th to 28th February. Twenty companies are taking part in the trip, representing sectors such as healthcare, design, engineering, industry, wood, pipeline connections, logistics and distribution, consulting, human resources supply, general trading, banking, food, chemicals and personal protection. Libya Herald reports that initially 50 Austrian companies had […]

UK Libya Trade Mission in March

With Libya’s economy set to grow exponentially and consequently provide significant opportunities for UK businesses, the Middle East Assocation (MEA) is leading a Trade Mission to Libya in the spring of 2013 (3rd—7th March). The Libyan economy is expected to recover rapidly from 2010-2011 levels, with annual GDP growth projected to be 13.7% during 2012-2016. […]

NOC Meets with British Trade Mission

A meeting was held between members of a trade mission from the British Energy Industries Council (EIC), headed by Mr. Terry Willis, and Libya oil interests including Mr. Abul Qasim Shanger, a member of the management committee of National Oil Corporation (NOC). In his speech Mr. Shanger welcomed all attendees, and stressed that there are […]

Lord Marland Leads UK Trade Mission to Libya

Lord Marland (pictured), the British Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy and Chair of the British Business Ambassadors’ Network, arrived in Tripoli on Monday for the start of a three day visit. Lord Marland is heading up a delegation from the CEO Taskforce, a group of influential British businessmen interested in cooperation and collaboration with the Libyan […]

LBBC Delegation Visits Tripoli

The Libyan British Business Council (LBBC) is currently bringing a trade delegation to Tripoli. Led by LBBC Chairman the Rt Hon the Lord Trefgarne (pictured), the delegation includes 19 companies in the fields of aeronautics, investment, banking, real estate, legal, project management, engineering, architecture, design, accountancy, oil and gas, media, and logistics. The organisation's website says: […]

New UK Trade Mission to Libya

THE Hull And Humber Chamber Of Commerce is hosting a trade mission to Libya from 17th to 21st March, tailored to SMEs as well as larger organisations, reports Hull Daily Mail. The visit is organised by the Chamber and commercial travel specialist Good Travel Management and will include meeting officials from the Libyan Businessmen Council […]

Prime Contracts - Get 'em While they're Hot

Trade missions are practically queuing up to visit Libya at the moment, as word spreads of the opportunities available for businesses in the newly-liberated country. In recent weeks we've seen trade delegations from UK, Italy, Turkey, France , Denmark and India, with more events planned, such as the Middle East Association's mission in March. This […]