Latest Libya News

December 3, 2012

The Housing and Infrastructure Board (HIB) has signed contracts with a number of foreign companies to immediately resume three projects in Tripoli worth an estimated LD 1.1 billion. The committee... (Read more)

November 25, 2012

Op-ed by Mahmoud Jibril: On Al Jazeera TV in 2005, I spoke about how helpless and reactive the Arab people were and the sense of capitulation and impotency that characterized the Arab world at... (Read more)

November 21, 2012

Intended to signal the dawn of a new era of openness and transparency in Libya, the government opened up its first formal cabinet meeting to the press today, held in the grand oval cabinet room of... (Read more)

November 12, 2012

With around $20 billion in cash to put to work, the Libyan Investment Authority is scouting for new bond and property investments despite global economic uncertainty and... (Read more)

November 7, 2012

Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) aims to boost oil output to 1.72 million barrels per day (bpd) by the end of March next year, its chairman said on Wednesday, but... (Read more)

November 7, 2012

Libya plans boost production of natural gas and is studying options to explore unconventional reserves, National Oil Co. Chairman Nuri Berruien said.

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November 3, 2012

Despite its slowdown, China is still likely to be the fastest-growing big economy this year. But what will be the zippiest economy, big or small? According to the IMF,... (Read more)

October 19, 2012

Libya’s economy has made a swift recovery after the 2011 conflict, with oil production returning to near normal levels: but insecurity is holding up reconstruction and... (Read more)

October 15, 2012

Few months after the collapse of the despotic regime of Muamar Gadhafi and despite the difficult democratic transition the new Libya is experiencing, several foreign... (Read more)

October 3, 2012

German energy company Wintershall announced plans to build an oil pipeline for the Libyan port of Ras Lanuf by next year.

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