Libya

April 23, 2013

An car bomb outside the French embassy injured two guards. (MAHMUD TURKIA / AFP)
08:13 GMT

A car bomb has exploded in the Libyan capital Tripoli, Reuters reports.

April 15, 2013

There have been no Libyan deposits at the Central Bank of Egypt
09:34 GMT

There are currently no Libyan deposits at the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE), said a media spokesperson at the CBE.

April 14, 2013

Tunis and Tripoli are keen on activating agreements and MoUs over Libya's crude oil supplies to Tunisia
13:03 GMT

Tunis and Tripoli are keen on activating agreements and MoUs over Libya's crude oil supplies to Tunisia

April 11, 2013

Egypt and Libya have finalized a $2 billion loan agreement
14:14 GMT

Egypt and Libya finalized a US$2 billion loan agreement Wednesday evening to shore up the Egyptian economy and foreign reserves.

April 9, 2013

USAID has launched a scheme to boos economic growth with the Libyan diaspora community
11:29 GMT

United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Western Union have launched the Libya Diaspora Marketplace (LDM), designed to boost economic growth.

April 3, 2013

The British defense secretary is in Libya trying to sell arms to the country after its decision to upgrade the military
13:15 GMT

The British Defence Minister arrived in Libya in an effort to boost arms sale to the country, just days after the post-revolution state announced plans to upgrade its military.

March 31, 2013

Workers from Libyan  oil company Tatneft are returning to Libya to resume work interrupted by the revolution
10:33 GMT

Workers from Libyan oil company Tatneft are returning to Libya to resume the work that was interrupted by the 2011 February 17 Revolution.

March 28, 2013

Libya is to provide Egypt with 900,000 barrels of oil a month from Libya starting in April
10:08 GMT

Egypt will import 900,000 barrels of oil a month from Libya starting in April and is paying off some of the money it owes to foreign energy firms.

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.