Tag Archives | UK trade and Investment (UKTI)

New Opportunities at Libyan Ports

UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) is organising an event in London on 6th March 2014 to explore the latest report on export opportunities in Egypt and Libya’s ports for UK businesses. This event will include: information on new developments in post Arab Spring Egypt and Libya an advanced look at real opportunities for UK businesses […]

Libya has "Huge Potential" - UK Investment Chief

Nick Baird (pictured), Chief Executive of United Kingdom Trade and Investment (UKTI), has told Libya Herald that Libya is a priority target market for UK export growth: "It has huge potential, resources and entrepreneurial people. The 42 years of bad government under the previous regime have not fulfilled Libya’s development needs. "It has relied too […]

British Healthcare Mission Visits Tripoli

A UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) healthcare mission from the Yorkshire and Humber region is currently visiting Tripoli. The six companies will visit state hospitals, private clinics and medical equipment and supply companies in the capital, according to Libya Herald. David Harris, the Head of UKTI Libya said: "... for UK businesses with prior experience […]

British Water Trade Mission to Libya

The delegation of eight UK-based companies led by British Water – the trade association for UK companies specialising in areas of the water industry – arrived in Libya on Saturday for a three-day trade mission. Lila Thompson, international director for British Water, told the Libya Herald: “I’m very much looking forward to learning about the plans […]

UK Supports Vocational Training in Libya

Libya and the UK are joining forces to map out a future of vocational training opportunities for Libyans, reports Libya Herald. The chairman of the Libyan National Board for Technical and Vocational Education (NBTVE), Mokhtar Jwaili, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the executive director of TVET UK, Alan McArthur. The Deputy Minister […]