Tag Archives | United States

Joint Statement on the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum

A joint statement from the UK, with France, Germany, Italy and the US, in response to recent progress made by the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum: The Governments of France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States welcome the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum's (LPDF) vote in favor of the selection mechanism for a new […]

US to help NOC improve its Strategic Plan

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) is launching a project to study and improve the NOC's Strategic Plan and support corporate governance in the oil sector, in collaboration with the US Department of Energy. The NOC is partnering with the US Department of Energy to carry out a comprehensive study of the NOC's medium to long-term […]

Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF) 2021

Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF) 2021 Notice of Funding Opportunity PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The U.S. Embassy to Libya invites alumni of U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs to apply for the 2021 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF 2021).  Proposals must include teams of at least two alumni that meet all program eligibility requirements. The most competitive proposals will […]

Joint Statement on Support for LPDF

U.S. joins statement with France, Germany, Italy and UK on Support for LPDF The Ambassadors of Germany, Italy and the United States and the Charge d'Affaires of France and the United Kingdom, joined by UNSMIL, met virtually with Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj on December 30 to reiterate full support for the success of the UN-facilitated […]

Technical Meeting on Critical Reforms of Libyan Economy

Technical meeting on critical reforms of the Libyan Economy kicks off today in Geneva Acting Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Libya Stephanie Williams convened on Monday a technical meeting on critical reforms of the Libyan economy. The meeting, co-presided by Egypt, the United States, and the European Union, as co-chairs of the Economic […]

US companies' "Strong Desire" to help Rebuild Libya

Ambassador Norland's meeting with the American Chamber of Commerce in Libya The American Chamber of Commerce in Libya (AmCham Libya) hosted a virtual meeting with U.S. Ambassador to Libya Richard Norland and American companies on December 1 to exchange views regarding the evolving political process in Libya and prospects for improving the business climate for […]

Schlumberger will continue Technical Assistance to Libya

By John Lee. NOC Chairman Mustafa Sanalla met with Oliver Le Peuch, Chief Executive Officer of Schlumberger, via video conference from Houston, in the presence of Mr. Abulgasem Shengeer Member of the Board of Directors for Exploration and Production, Mr. Elamari Mohamed Member of the Board of Directors for Financial and Administrative Affairs, Mr. Abulaid […]

US says UAE Possibly Funding Russian Mercenaries in Libya

By Amy Mackinnon and Jack Detsch for Foreign Policy. Any opinions expressed here are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Pentagon Says UAE Possibly Funding Russia's Shadowy Mercenaries in Libya Summer always seems to be the cruelest season in the Middle East. The examples include the […]