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Maltese Consul Questioned over ‘Massive Visa Scam'

According to a report from MaltaToday, Malta’s consul in Tripoli has been recalled to Malta for "urgent police questioning", after allegations of fraud in the Maltese embassy in the issuing of travel visas for Libyans. Dr Marisa Farrugia was reportedly interrogated by senior police officers from the Criminal Investigations Department in Floriana. A number of […]

Canadian Embassy in Tripoli Outsources Visa Process

Libya Herald reports that the Canadian embassy has outsourced its visa application process to the international company VFS Global., which opened the Canada Visa Application Centre (CVAC) on 19th August. The company said: “CVAC is the exclusive service provider for the Government of Canada, authorised to accept applications in all temporary resident categories (visitor visas, […]

Malta to Open Consulate in Misrata

As part of an expansion of Malta’s diplomatic presence in Libya, the country is hoping to open a consulate in Misrata, which would make it the first foreign consulate in the city. Malta’s Ambassador, Victor Camilleri (pictured), told Libya Herald: "We would like to do this as quickly as possible ... We attach great importance […]