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GNA appoints New LIA Board of Trustees

The newly GNA-appointed Board of Trustees for the Libyan Investment Authority (LIA) has been officially announced following its first meeting that took place in Libya’s capital on Saturday. According to a statement issued on their behalf, the Board of Trustees "is the highest governing body of the LIA which is mandated to preserve and protect Libya’s sole Sovereign […]

Spain Names New Ambassador to Libya

By John Lee. The government of Spain has appointed Francisco de Miguel as its new ambassador in Libya. The 58-year-old diplomat is currently Deputy Director-General for International Cooperation against terrorism, drugs and organized crime in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and was previously, assigned to Libya. He will replace José Antonio Bordallo, who has been […]

Kobler Congratulates CDA on Building Consensus

The members of the Libyan Constitution-Drafting Assembly (CDA) concluded today, Wednesday 06 April 2016, a three-week Consultative Retreat aimed at building consensuses on Libya’s draft constitution. The Consultative Meeting was hosted by the Sultanate of Oman in Salalah and facilitated by the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL). The Special Representative of the Secretary-General […]

Oman Bolsters Trade Ties with Libya

Oman's Pubic Authority for Investment Promotion and Export Development (Paiped) recently welcomed representatives from the Libyan Export Promotion Centre to exchange knowledge and experience. Meetings were held between the Libyan delegation and the Export Credit Guarantee Agency of Oman, Public Authority for the Development of Small and Medium Enterprises, General Directorate for Investment Promotion and […]


Libya to Benefit from Oman's Experience

An official session of talks was conducted between the Sultanate and Libya at the Council of Ministers HQs' in Muscat on Sunday. The Omani side was led by His Highness Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmood al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for the Council of Ministers, while the Libyan side was led by Dr Mohammed bin Yousef […]


Bahwan Engineering plans to expand operations to Qatar

Bahwan Engineering Group (BEG), a well-diversified contracting firm in Oman, is planning to start operations in Qatar, in cooperation with a local partner. BEG has already carried out a market survey and is looking for a local partner, Suresh K Virmani, managing director of Bahwan Engineering Group, told Times of Oman. Virmani, who bagged the […]