Latest Libya News

July 26, 2012

The internet service provider (ISP) market is to opened up to the local private sector to compete with the monopoly state supplier, Libya Telecom and Technology (LTT).... (Read more)

July 25, 2012

One of the latest store openings from Cinnabon and Carvel may be in the unlikeliest of places: wartorn Libya.

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July 25, 2012

From the top of the magnificently preserved Roman amphitheater here, one can see the glimmering blue waters of the Mediterranean, where across the sea in Rome an emperor... (Read more)

July 23, 2012

German energy company Wintershall announced plans to build a new oil pipeline that would connect two oil fields in Libya. Wintershall aims to build a 34-mile pipeline... (Read more)

July 20, 2012

Now that the election milestone has been crossed, international and Libyan companies are getting ready to do some serious business, with trade delegations set to descend... (Read more)

July 19, 2012

The International Monetary Fund says Libya should see economic activity double this year, compared to last year with its eight months of war. That would push the country... (Read more)

July 16, 2012

More than a year has passed since the Arab Spring, the catchall name for the revolutions sweeping the Middle East. The political and economic changes have closed some... (Read more)

July 13, 2012

Prime Minister Abdelrahim al-Kib predicted a bright future for foreign investment in Libya especially in the oil sector whose infrastructure needs to be overhauled, in... (Read more)

July 10, 2012

I was surprised and touched to receive holiday greetings from Libyan friends around the Fourth of July. Mohamed Hilal El Senussi, a grandnephew of Libya's first and last... (Read more)

July 4, 2012

For Tripoli businessman Salem Mohammed, Libya's first elections in a generation on Saturday will pave the way for what he believes the North African country should... (Read more)