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Pakistan "must Exploit Huge Potential of Libya"

By John Lee. The Pakistani Ambassador to Libya has reportedly said that his country should exploit the huge potential for reconstruction in Libya. Major General (retired) Rashad Jeved Hilal-i-Imtiaz is quoted as telling Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FCCI) that the elections expected on December 24 will usher a new era of reconstruction, with […]

Pakistan interested in Libyan Oil and Gas Cooperation

National Oil Corporation (NOC) chairman Mustafa Sanalla met with the Pakistani Ambassador to Libya, His Excellency Sajid Iqbal, on Monday, August 26, 2019. The two parties emphasized the special relationship between the two countries and the potential for enhanced cooperation, especially in the oil sector. Ambassador Iqbal conveyed Pakistan’s desire to explore cooperation opportunities in […]

Libya near Bottom in "Passport Power"

By John Lee. Libya has been rated joint-eleventh-from-the-bottom of the list in a ranking of the 'passport power' of 199 countries around the world. The list, compiled by passportindex.org, ranked passports by their ability to allow persons to travel visa-free to other destinations. Top of the list was Germany, followed by Sweden and Singapore, while […]

Pacra Maintains Ratings of Pak Libya

The Pakistan Credit Rating Agency Limited (PACRA) has maintained the long-term and short-term entity ratings of Pak Libya Holding Company (Private) Limited [PLHC] at AA- (Double A minus) and A1+ (A one plus), respectively. Ratings of PPTFCs of PKR 750mln and PKR 1,000mln have been maintained at AA (Double A). The ratings denote a very […]

Pak-Libya Holding Company Maintains Ratings

The Pakistan Credit Rating Agency Limited (PACRA) has maintained the long-term and short-term ratings of Pak-Libya Holding Company Pvt Ltd (PLHC) at "AA-" (Double A minus) and "A1+" (A one Plus), respectively. According to a press release, the rating of existing PPTFC of Rs 750 million has also been maintained at "AA" (double A), while […]

Libyan Businessmen Visit Expo Pakistan

About 25 Libyan businessmen have visited Expo Pakistan 2013, held on September 26-29 in Karachi, Pakistan, to explore business opportunities in various product sectors. The visit was organized by the Commercial Section of Embassy of Pakistan in Tripoli, Libya. Representatives of different companies from Libya include those from textiles including: tents, tarpaulin, and readymade garments; […]

Deputy Interior Minister Removed from Post

Deputy Minister of the Interior Omar Khadrawi has reportedly been removed from his post by the Prime Minister, but is reported to have been nominated by Ali Zeidan as ambassador to Pakistan. Spokesman for the Ministry of the Interior confirmed to the Libya Herald that Khadrawi has been dismissed but was unable to give any […]

Libyan Envoy Invites Pakistanis to Invest

The head of Libya's diplomatic mission to Pakistan, Abdul Wahed Abugila, has asked the business community in the country to invest in construction projects in Libya. Addressing the Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) on Saturday, he invited Pakistani investors to explore investment opportunities in development projects such as roads, bridges, and buildings. According […]