Libya

April 10, 2001

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Thirty-six states have ratified the African Union, according to the Organization of African Unity (OAU), which means that the body dreamed up by Libyan leader Moammar Kadhafi and which is due to repla

April 9, 2001

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Libyan leader Moammer Kadhafi held talks on Sunday with former South African President Nelson Mandella.

April 8, 2001

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It was reported that Italian tour operator, Valtur, has signed a contract to manage the building of a new 145 hectare tourism complex in Libya.

April 5, 2001

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The National Foreign Trade Council, a US business organization, Wednesday urged Congress to review the effectiveness of sanctions against Iran before

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Direct air travel between the United Arab Emirates and Libya is now possible, with the inauguration of a regular air route between the international airports of Dubai and Tripoli.

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The 30th holding of the Tripoli International Trade Fair started on an optimistic note, with 34 countries marking a record representation, thanks to the lifting of sanctions imposed against Libya over

April 4, 2001

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Italy and Libya on Tuesday, April 3, agreed to foster joint projects in the health, cultural and farming sectors as part of an effort to tighten relations between Rome and Tripoli.  Italian Foreign Mi

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Italy and Libya on Tuesday agreed to foster joint projects in the health, cultural and farming sectors as part of an effort to tighten relations between Rome and Tripoli.

April 3, 2001

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As part of Libya’s efforts to upgrade its tourism market, it was lately announced that Valtur, an Italian tour operator, had signed a contract to manage a new 145-hectare seaside tourism complex, whic

March 29, 2001

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It was reported that a delegation of Libyan businessmen are visiting Botswana's Meat Commission to explore the possibility of importing Botswana beef

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Arab leaders decided Wednesday, march 28, to unilaterally break UN sanctions on Tripoli if they are ever reimposed after being suspended in 1999 when two Libyan suspects in the Lockerbie plane bombing

March 27, 2001

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Libyan Leader Muammar Kadhafi decided to deliver his speech behind closed doors at the Arab summit after his request to be the first speaker at the ev

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TotalFina Elf and its partners Repsol, OMV and Saga reported a second oil discovery on Block NC 186 onshore Libya. The block covers a 4,300-square kilometer area in the Murzuk Basin, approximately 496

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Considers Opening Up Some Former Oasis Areas To IOCs MEES understands that the Bush administration has rejected oil company requests to review sanctions against Libya and will instead allow the 1996

March 26, 2001

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A delegation from Dubai state-owned Dnata, air travel services supplier, is expected to visit Tripoli next week to begin talks on developing ground ha