Libya

March 28, 2013

Libya is reportedly set to spend $4.7 billion on upgrading its military  (MAHMUD TURKIA / AFP)
09:09 GMT

Libya is reported to be planning to spend some $4.7 billion, or at least 10 percent of the national budget on upgrading its military forces over the next year.

March 27, 2013

The Arab Summit expressed its support for Libyan asset recovery in its final communiqué
12:05 GMT

The Arab Summit has confirmed in its final communiqué that it supports the Libyan government quest to retrieve stolen assets that are estimated at hundreds of billions of Dollars.

March 26, 2013

Oman has reportedly granted the late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi’s widow and her family asylum on humanitarian grounds.
13:43 GMT

Oman has granted the late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi’s widow and her family asylum on humanitarian grounds, an official at the foreign ministry was quoted as saying in Omani media.

National Bank of Egypt in Cairo
09:16 GMT

Senior Libyan official denies reports of a $2 billion transfer to Egypt's central bank

March 25, 2013

Egypt central bank
13:18 GMT

Gaddafi cousin heading the other way in extradition.

March 21, 2013

The LMA has refused Egyptian banks access to the domestic market
10:10 GMT

Libya's financial authority refuse Egypt's top bank entry

March 20, 2013

The Libyan economy is too depending on oil, according to the IMF
09:17 GMT

The Libyan post-war economy remains too highly dependent on earnings from oil, an analysis from the International Monetary Fund said.

Libyan PM Ali Zidan
07:20 GMT

The green light came after heated discussions in Tripoli.

March 18, 2013

Following the Libyan revolution, power supply companies are winning big
13:23 GMT

Temporary energy companies are winning big as Libya rebuilds following the revolution and electricity supplies are less than required.

March 17, 2013

US Secretary of State John Kerry expressed his support for the Libyan economy
09:12 GMT

America is committed to establishing economic partnership and to help in creating the necessary conditions that make Libya an attractive destination for foreign investment, US Secretary of State, John Kerry, said last week.

The Libyan embassy in Cairo announced on Saturday that it had suspended operations indefinitely. (Photo used for illustrative purposes)
07:58 GMT

The Libyan embassy in Cairo suspends operations indefinitely following protests over Copt death.

March 14, 2013

The coffin of Ezzat Hakim Attallah (portrait), who died in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, days after being arrested on charge for allegedly seeking to convert Muslims in Libya, is seen during his funeral service at a church in Assiut city, 386 kilometers south of Cairo, on March 13, 2013. (AFP PHOTO / STR)
08:34 GMT

The burial of Ezzat Atallah who died after being arrested for trying to convert Muslims, takes place an evangelical church in Egypt.

March 13, 2013

Libyan oil and gas supplies are secure, according to the head of the Italian company, Eni.
09:07 GMT

Libyan oil and gas supplies are secure, according to the head of the Italian company, Eni.

March 12, 2013

The Libyan economy grew by 100 per cent last year according to the IMF
08:35 GMT

According to the International Monetary Fund, IMF, Libya's economy grew more than 100 percent last year as its economy continues to recover from the 2011 Revolution that ousted the dictatorial regime of Muammar Gaddafi.

March 5, 2013

Libya has resumed has exports to Italy following clashes near a gas instillation
08:24 GMT

Libyan gas exports resumed to Italy after a brief stop on Saturday, as a result of armed dispute around the Mellitah complex on the western Libyan coast.