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Egypt: Libya congratulates Egypt's president-elect

Libya's National Transition Council (NTC) President Mustapha Abdeljalil on Sunday sent a congratulatory message to Mr. Mohamed Morsi following his election as Egypt's President. In the message, President Abdeljalil congratulated the Egyptian people on behalf of the NTC members as well as the Libyan government and people for the success of the electoral process and […]

Libyan Government Ready to Make Progress in Payments to Turkish Firms

The head of Libya's National Transitional Council said on Sunday that the government was ready to make progress in payments to Turkish construction companies. Mustafa Abd-al Jalil said that Libyan government was ready to make some progress in payments to Turkish construction companies that had undertaken several projects in the country some time ago. "Libyan […]

Libya transitional council sees delay to elections

The head of Libya’s National Transitional Council said he expected an election for the national assembly would be delayed, holding up a landmark vote in the transformation of the country following the fall of Moammar Gadhafi. The election for an assembly that will draw up a new constitution was originally scheduled for June 19. Mustafa […]

Libyan leader: no government reshuffle ahead of elections

The head of Libya's ruling National Transitional Council said on Sunday he did not envisage a government reshuffle before national elections slated for June, despite reports of possible changes earlier this month. Mustafa Abdel Jalil told reporters there was "motivation" for changes in the government, but said a reshuffle was impractical because it would affect […]

Jalil: 2012 Budget to be Approved Soon

The chairman of Libya's National Transitional Council (NTC), Mustafa Abdul-Jalil said Saturday that the Libyan budget for 2012 which is estimated at over 68 billion Dinars will be approved by the NTC within the coming two days. He said the move indicates that the NTC is quiet supportive of the interim government of Mr. Abdurrahim […]

Libya Predicts $10 Billion Budget Deficit

The Libyan government estimates that its budget deficit will reach $10 billion this year, leading to serious challenges in paying government employees and the country’s energy bill, said Mustafa Abdul Jalil, Chairman of the National Transitional Council.  He said that Libya has only reclaimed a minute fraction of its $100 billion in assets frozen during […]

Libya sees $10 bln budget deficit in 2012: paper

Libya's government will post a budget deficit of $10 billion this year as it struggles to pay public workers' salaries and meet energy costs, the head of the country's National Transitional Council (NTC) said in remarks published on Thursday. Mustafa Abdel Jalil told French daily newspaper Le Figaro the country had still only recovered a […]