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Libya Falls in Prosperity Index

By John Lee. Libya has fallen one place in this year's Legatum Institute Prosperity Index, ranking in 149th place out of the 167 countries measured. The Index consists of 12 pillars of prosperity, built upon 66 actionable policy areas (elements), and is underpinned by 294 indicators. Denmark, Norway and Switzerland took the top three positions. […]

Chevening Scholarships Now Open

Applications for 2021/2022 Chevening Scholarships are now open until 12:00 (midday) GMT on 3 November 2020. Chevening is the UK Government's global scholarship programme that offers future leaders the unique opportunity to study in the UK. These scholarships are awarded to outstanding professionals from all over the world to pursue a one-year master's degree in […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Education Trainer, Committed To Good (CTG) Solid Waste Management Consultant, Committed To Good (CTG) Budgeting and Reporting Officer, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Translator, UNSMIL Safety Adviser, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) (Source: UN)

Trump presses Macron on Libya; France-Turkey Row Continues

By Bryant Harris, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Trump presses Macron on Libya as France-Turkey row continues President Donald Trump pressed President Emmanuel Macron on France's role in Libya during a phone call on Monday. White House spokesman Judd […]

Egypt Approves Sending Troops to Libya

By Al-Monitor staff. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Egypt's Sisi gets mandate for sending troops to Libya Egypt's parliament on Monday approved the deployment of troops abroad, giving President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi the greenlight to militarily intervene in Libya's chaotic civil […]

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Algerian President discusses Libya Crisis with UN

Algerian President receives Acting SRSG to discuss the latest developments of the crisis in Libya In a meeting on Saturday in Algiers, the President of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, and Acting SRSG/Head of UNSMIL, Stephanie Williams, discussed the crisis in Libya. The Acting SRSG thanked Algeria for its role in reaching […]

NOC: Deterioration of Security Situation in Gulf of Sirte

Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) is deeply concerned at the serious deterioration in the security situation in areas surrounding oil facilities in the Gulf of Sirte. Violent Clashes took place over the past 48 hours in the Brega region, only hundreds of meters away from oil tanks, between armed groups called Al-Saiqa and the Petroleum […]

NOC Deeply Concerned at Potential for Military Escalation

NOC deeply concerned at potential for military escalation, deployment of foreign mercenaries at oil installations Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) today said is deeply concerned at reports of the increasing likelihood of an intensification of the military conflict, potentially extending to oil and gas facilities. NOC condemns the deployment of Wagner Group, Syrian and Janjaweed […]