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Chevening Scholarships Now Open

Applications for 2021/2022 Chevening Scholarships are now open until 12:00 (midday) GMT on 3 November 2020. Chevening is the UK Government's global scholarship programme that offers future leaders the unique opportunity to study in the UK. These scholarships are awarded to outstanding professionals from all over the world to pursue a one-year master's degree in […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Information Management Technical Assistant - Education, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Project Officer - Information Management (IM), Danish Refugee Council (DRC) Governance Coordinator, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Political Officer, Libya Office of the British Embassy in Tunis (Sources: UN, British Embassy)

NOC Boss has Technical Meetings for Bahr Essalam

A high-level delegation from the National Oil Corporation (NOC) headed by Eng. Mustafa Sanalla, Chairman of the Board of Directors, accompanied by Eng. Abulgasem Shengheer, NOC board member for exploration and production, Mr Ahmed Ammar, chairman of the Management Committee of Waha Oil Company (WOC), Dr. Khalaf Allah Muftah NOC general manager of legal affairs […]

Tunisian Company Joins LBBC

By John Lee. Tunisian-based NAME Logistics has joined the Libyan British Business Council (LBBC). Their representatives in EU, MENA region and Egypt arrange multimodal transport to Benghazi and Tripoli. They are currently moving all air cargo requirements UK/EU to Libya via AMM (Jordan) and CAI (Egypt) to Libya by air. Transit delivery time from departure […]

UK Court Decides on LIA Chairmanship Case

By John Lee. The English Commercial Court  has reportedly ruled that Dr Mahmoud is the rightful Chairman of the Libyan Investment Authority (LIA). Several contenders had claimed the position, including Abdulmajid Breish. More here. (Source: Casemine)

The Development of Libyan Armed Groups Since 2014

By Tim Eaton, Abdul Rahman Alageli, Emadeddin Badi, Mohamed Eljarh and Valerie Stocker, for the Royal Institute for International Affairs (Chatham House). Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. The Development of Libyan Armed Groups Since 2014: Community Dynamics and Economic Interests This paper explores armed […]

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 […]