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Posted on 22 February 2018 | 6:56 am
Young Libyan Tech Entrepreneurs Dazzle In
ForbesYoung Libyan Tech Entrepreneurs Dazzle In MIT-Backed CompetitionForbesWhen Dr. Khaled ElMufti, CEO of Benghazi-based Tatweer Research, asked me if I would like to meet with the winners of the Enjazi Start-Up business plan competition, organized in partnership with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), I was ...
Posted on 22 February 2018 | 2:31 am
Libya removed from terror-financing watch
Premium TimesLibya removed from terror-financing watch listPremium TimesThe international Financial Action Task Force (FATF) lifted Libya from the list of countries unable to fight money laundering and terrorism financing, the Central Bank of Libya said in a statement. “A major achievement was made with a decision issued ...Global money-laundering watchdog removes Libya from terror-financing watch listXinhuaCBL celebrates Libya`s removal from the FATF list of follow-up countriesThe Libya Observerall 2 news articles »
Posted on 22 February 2018 | 12:48 am
Libya's NOC evacuates Elephant oil field
Libya's NOC evacuates Elephant oil field after new shutdown threat: sourcesPlattsLibya's National Oil Corporation has evacuated its workers from the Elephant oil field in the southwest of the country, as the field's guards walked out in a pay dispute, sources close to the company said Thursday. This is just a day after NOC held ...and more »
Posted on 22 February 2018 | 12:08 am
Libya El Feel oil workers evacuated in
ReutersLibya El Feel oil workers evacuated in guards' pay protest: sourceReutersThe field is operated by Mellitah, a joint venture between Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) and Italy's Eni. There was no immediate comment from the NOC. The source said guards at the field had withdrawn in protest over pay and other benefits ...Workers at Libya's El Feel oil field evacuated amid guards' pay ...euronewsWorkers at Libya's El Feel oil field evacuated amid guards' pay protest -sourceKitco Newsall 5 news articles »
Posted on 21 February 2018 | 4:06 pm
At least 30 die as boat with 200 migrants
At least 30 people died Thursday when a boat carrying around 200 migrants bound for Europe sank in the Mediterranean off the coast of Libya, the country’s coast guard said. “We have recovered 30 bodies so far and rescued dozens of people, with dozens ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:21 am
Boat packed with migrants sinks off Libya;
TRIPOLI: A boat packed with mainly African migrants bound for Italy sank off the Libyan coast on Thursday and officials said up to 200 might have died. A security official in the western town of Zuwara, from where the overcrowded boat had set off, said ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:03 am
Scores dead after boat full of migrants
Around 40 bodies found on boat and another 160 floating in sea around a kilometre from Zuwara, a port in western Libya Up to 200 bodies have been discovered floating off the coast of one of Libya’s main people-smuggling hubs on Thursday, in the latest ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:46 am
Islamic State’ Pretense and the Upcoming
Regardless of whether Arabs bomb Libya, or Western powers do so, the crisis in that country is likely to escalate, if not worsen, as history has amply shown. Another war is in the making in Libya: the questions are ‘how’ and ‘when’? While the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:37 am
Migrant crisis: Libya boats capsize off
Hundreds of people are feared dead after two boats carrying up to 500 migrants capsized off the Libyan city of Zuwara, residents and officials say. The first boat, which signalled for help early on Thursday, had nearly 50 people on board. The second ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:02 am