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EU, UNDP Inaugurate first Rugby Field in Libya

Shaping Peace Together: EU-UNDP Inaugurate first Rugby Field in Libya On the occasion of the International Day of Peace, the European Union (EU) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have inaugurated the first Rugby field in Libya, located on the premises of the Benghazi University. As part of the "Strengthening Local Capacities for Resilience […]

BLS to provide Visa Services for Libya in India

By John Lee. Indian-based BLS International has reportedly become the exclusive visa service partner for Embassy of Libya in India. According to Travel Trends Today, travellers from India will be able to apply for Libyan visas from the Visa Application Centre in Delhi. Shikhar Aggarwal, Joint Managing Director of BLS International, is quoted as saying: […]

FIFA may Lift Ban on Int'l Football Matches in Libya

By John Lee. FIFA President Gianni Infantino has reportedly said that the ban on international football matches in Libya will be lifted soon. Having reviewed a report from the FIFA Committee on Libya, he is said to have expressed confidence that it will not take long for international matches to return to the country. (Source: […]

Libya hopes FIFA visit ends Ban on Hosting Matches

By John Lee. The Libyan Football Federation (LFF) hopes FIFA's recent visit to the country will help lift a ban on it hosting matches. Veron Mosengo-Omba, FIFA's director of African and Caribbean Member Associations, said in Tripoli: "My presence is the kick-off of the process to bring international football matches (back) in Libya. It is […]