Tag Archives | Libya Rail Implementation Authority

Egypt "plans Rail Line to Benghazi"

By John Lee. Egypt is reportedly planning to build a railway line between the country's north-western province of Marsa Matrouh and the Libyan city of Benghazi. According to Middle East Monitor, Egypt's Transport Minister, Kamel Al-Wazir, told reporters that the project would be carried out "in cooperation with investors." (Source: Middle East Monitor)

Chinese Team Pitches for Rail Contract

The China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC) reportedly met with the Libya Rail Implementation Authority last week to discuss the reactivation of stalled rail projects. A $12 billion rail building scheme was split between Russian Railways (RZhD), tasked with building the line between Sirte and Benghazi, and the China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC). CRCC won the […]