Tag Archives | Scotland

NOC Meets Leading UK Companies

A high-level forum with leading British companies was held last week in Aberdeen, Scotland, in association with the Libyan-British Business Council (LBBC) and Oil and Gas UK. This conference was a continuation of the National Oil Corporation (NOC)’s ongoing efforts to encourage international investors and companies to return to Libya, to assist in the enhancement […]

NOC Delegation to Visit Scotland

Mustafa Sanalla, Chairman of Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC), will visit Aberdeen from 8-9 May 2018, accompanied by the NOC Director of Training, the Chairmen of NOC oil and gas producing companies, and NOC Board members who studied in Scotland. The visit is organised by the Libyan British Business Council (LBBC), in association with Oil […]

Two New Suspects in Lockerbie Bombing

Police in Scotland, and the FBI, have asked the Libyan authorities for permission to question two men they suspect of involvement in the bombing of Pan Am flight 103 over Lockerbie, which killed 270 people in 1988. They believe the two individuals were accomplices of Abdelbaset al-Megrahi, the only person to have been convicted in […]

Scottish Barley Shipment on way to Libya

Barley from farms across the north east of Scotland is on its way to Libya after Openfield agreed a sale for 16,500 tonnes to the north African state. More than 500 deliveries tipped direct to vessel over a six-day period with extra cranes brought in to manage the loading and ensure the vessel departed on […]

Scottish Company Continues with Power Project

In its Half-Yearly Report, temporary power firm Aggreko has said it is "clearly cognisant of the security situation ... in ... countries such as Libya, across both our Local and Power Project businesses and [we] continue to monitor developments closely." The company began to deploy a 120 MW contract in Libya in April. The Scottish-based […]