Libya

December 13, 2000

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A workshop on training for the evaluation of industrial risks is underway in Tripoli, Panafrican News Agency (PANA) reported Wednesday, adding that th

December 10, 2000

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Libya has freed twenty-six Egyptian fishermen detained on suspicion of fishing illegally in Libyan waters, the BBC reported Saturday. The men are the

December 6, 2000

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Indonesia is considering opening an embassy in Libya.

December 4, 2000

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Repsol YPF discovered a significant oil accumulation on Block NC 186 in the Murzuk Basin in Libya about 794-km / 496 miles south of Tripoli.

November 30, 2000

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Austrian oil and gas company OMV announced on November 29th that it had discovered a significant oil deposit with its joint venture partners in Libya.

November 29, 2000

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The Scottish judges hearing the Lockerbie bombing trial Wednesday turned down a plea from one of the two Libyan suspects, Al-Amin Khalifa Fhimah, that

November 28, 2000

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The trial of two Libyans charged with bombing a Pan Am airliner over Scotland in 1988 resumed in a special court in the Netherlands Tuesday, with the

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Libya aims to start signing major oil and gas contracts with international oil companies (OICs) by next June, the chairman of Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) said in an interview published on M

November 27, 2000

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Libya aims to start signing major oil and gas contracts with international oil companies (OICs) by next June.

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The US could, this week, amend the ban on the use of US passports for travel to Libya, the State Department said Tuesday ahead of a deadline to drop or continue the restriction.

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Italian conglomerate ENI and Gaz de France signed a supply contract for 2 billion cubic meters of natural gas annually from Libya.

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Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) is engaged in negotiations with international oil companies (IOCs) to start signing a number of exploration and production (E&P), midstream and downstream contra

November 26, 2000

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Russia and Libya’s inter-governmental commission for trade, economic, scientific and technical cooperation met in the Libyan capital of Tripoli in mid-November, and for the first time ever the sensiti

November 24, 2000

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Al-Amin Khalifa Fhimah, one of two Libyans on trial for allegedly preparing the bomb which brought down Pan Am flight 103 over Lockerbie in 1998, may

November 22, 2000

02:00 GMT

Libya is easing itself back into the international business fold. This comes after a decade of stagnation, brought on by the UN sanctions lifted in April 1999. However, if Al-Qadhafi address to the th