Latest Libya News

March 1, 2012

Prime Minister Abdurrahim Al-Kib is to go Washington next week for talks with President Obama and other US officials.

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March 1, 2012

China's top two state oil firms have agreed to lift a total of about 140,000 barrels of crude oil per day from Libya under term deals for 2012, set to raise China's... (Read more)

February 27, 2012

Libya says it has boosted oil production to 1.4 million barrels per day in February, in a sign that the country is inching closer to pre-civil war output levels. The Oil... (Read more)

February 23, 2012

Libya invited companies to bid for contracts to upgrade plants operated by the General Co. for Chemical Industries, a state-owned producer of salt and chlorine-related... (Read more)

February 23, 2012

Libya plans to export close to 1.2 million barrels of oil per day (bpd) in February, up from around 970,000 bpd in January, a senior National Oil Corporation (NOC)... (Read more)

February 22, 2012

The first successful Black Sea well has made what could be OMV's biggest gas find ever, the Austrian group said, capping a red-letter day as its Libyan output approached... (Read more)

February 18, 2012

The Libyan Stock Exchange will allow foreign ownership of more than 10 percent and will resume trading by the end of February after an armed rebellion against the regime... (Read more)

February 15, 2012

More than 2,600 years after the Greeks founded the city of Cyrene in the mountains of northeastern Libya, the ancient gymnasium’s high stone walls still shield athletes... (Read more)

February 10, 2012

Wintershall, the second-largest foreign oil firm in Libya before the civil war, has boosted output in the country to three times what it was in the fall, but ageing... (Read more)

February 8, 2012

The U.S.-Libya Business Association (USLBA) on Monday announced plans to organize a U.S. business delegation to Libya from April 20-28. During the visit, the delegation... (Read more)