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Benghazi Grand Hotel Project to be Abandoned?

The €130-million redevelopment of Benghazi’s abandoned Qasr al-Jazeera Hotel -- formerly the Grand Hotel and Berenice Hotel -- will be abandoned if the owners are not given permission to demolish the building and replace it with a modern structure, reports Libya Herald. Joseph Farrugia, of the Malta-based Corinthia Hotel Group, has told Libya Herald: "We are […]

Benghazi's Qasr al-Jazeera Hotel to be Renovated

Local officials in Benghazi have reportedly met to discuss the planned renovation of the Qasr al-Jazeera hotel. The former Grand Hotel, also known locally as the Berenice Hotel, is currently vacant, but is to be developed into a five star hotel by the Malta-based Corinthia Hotel Group. The development on the water-front in central Benghazi […]