Libya

May 14, 2007

15:57 GMT

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) thanked the Government of Libya for facilitating the transport of 14,000 metric tons of cereals through its territory to Chad, where more than 200,000 Sud

10:18 GMT

Unconfirmed news sources reported that the Libyan President Muammar Gaddafi was felled by a stroke last night

April 20, 2007

09:54 GMT

–National Oil Corporation of Libya (NOC) and The Dow Chemical Company (DOW) have announced plans to participate in a joint venture to operate and ex

March 28, 2007

15:36 GMT

"Reporters Without Borders" said Wednesday it was "dismayed" by the heavy sentence demanded on appeal against Ali Fodil and Naïla Berrahal, respective

March 13, 2007

08:15 GMT

The United States is to help Libya to build a first nuclear power plant under an agreement to be signed soon, Libya's news agency reported on Monday.

March 4, 2007

14:39 GMT

Libya won't attend the upcoming Arab summit in Riyadh, the Libyan foreign minister said Sunday, adding that the Arab world "is not serious" and that "

March 1, 2007

09:10 GMT

A significant oil discovery has been made in the Murzuq Basin in Libya. The field extends over two licences, and Hydro participates in one of these. The Spanish oil company Repsol is operator for the

February 25, 2007

14:00 GMT

Saif al-Islam al-Kadhafi, president of Kadhafi International Foundation for Development and the eldest son of the Libyan ruler, has announced that the

February 14, 2007

08:00 GMT

Tuareg Capital Ltd announces that it has reached its first close target of US$30 million in commitments to its inaugural US$100 million fund, the Libya Fund. Tuareg Capital is a private equity firm es

February 6, 2007

14:03 GMT

Libya’s flag carrier, Libyan Arab Airlines, has signed up for the RAPID revenue accounting system offered by Mercator, the airline IT solutions provid

January 31, 2007

19:37 GMT

Libya will soon require entry visas for all citizens from Arab countries in a bid to curb "terrorism" and illegal immigration, the Libyan interior min

January 22, 2007

15:29 GMT

In an effort to boost Libya's private sector and ease budget pressures, Libyan authorities recently revealed plans to lay off more than one-third of its public-sector workforce.

January 18, 2007

13:03 GMT

ESET Distribution Middle East, the regional business development center of ESET NOD32 Antivirus, today announced that it has signed three new distributors to promote its award-winning anti-virus softw

December 19, 2006

10:46 GMT

A Libyan court sentenced five Bulgarian nurses and a Palestinian doctor to death on Tuesday for deliberately infecting hundreds of children with the H

November 14, 2006

08:17 GMT

Global real estate major Emaar Properties has further expanded its geographic reach in North Africa by joining hands with Libya’s leading development