Latest Libya News

September 28, 2014

Indonesia’s biggest listed oil and gas company, Medco Energi Internasional, announced on Sunday that it had discovered new oil and gas reserves in its Area 47 block in Libya and a block in South... (Read more)

September 17, 2014

Libya and close partners from Europe and Africa met in Madrid on the 17th of September, 2014, with the aim of reaffirming their committed support to Libya.

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September 17, 2014

Based on a nationwide survey and drawn from interviews and focus group sessions, this report—supported by the USIP and the Small Arms Survey—tracks security and justice in Libya from before the... (Read more)

September 16, 2014

When the unrest in Libya first began almost four years ago, newspapers and magazines reported about the explosion of art in the streets of Benghazi and Tripoli.

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August 29, 2014

Property rights are important. So much so, that Fernando de Soto, one of the leading economists of present day, calls the Arab Spring the ‘Property Rights Revolution’.

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August 28, 2014

"Offshore work continues and is important to Libya itself. We are currently supporting operations from Malta and are receiving all the support necessary from the Libyan authorities when required... (Read more)

August 14, 2014

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced today the appointment of Bernardino León of Spain as his Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (... (Read more)

August 11, 2014

In Libya right now, one out of every two people is 24 years old or younger (52 percent). One out of every two fighters was previously unemployed or a student (52 percent).

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August 5, 2014

Concentration on the export market for hydrocarbons has led to dependence on imported consumer and industrial goods, both failing to create domestic employment opportunities and inhibiting... (Read more)

July 31, 2014

In his keynote speech Eng. Mustafa Sanallah, the new chairman of Libya’s National Oil Corp. (NOC), outlined some of the government’s priorities. These include increasing production and enhanced... (Read more)