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South Korean Construction Firms Consider Return to Libya

By John Lee. South Korean construction companies have visited Tripoli to assess whether they can restart work on three power station projects said to be worth LD 4 billion. According to Libya Herald, Hyundai and Doosan were building the 1400-MW Khaleej Power station at Sirte, which began in 2007; Daewoo was building the power station at […]

Firms Suspend Work at Sirte Power Plant

The South Korean companies Hyundai and Doosan have reportedly suspended construction of a 1,400-megawatt power plant in Sirte because of security concerns. Abu Bakr Makhyoune, the plant’s managing director, told Reuters: “It is only temporary. They had orders from the South Korean government to pull out because of the security situation in Libya. “Around 570 […]