Libya

Threats prevented us from announcing final list of presidential candidates: Libyan High Electoral Commission

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 02:55 GMT

Head of the Libyan High Electoral Commission, Imad al-Sayeh, said that the have received several threats from different armed parties to restrain them from announcing the final list of presidential candidates.

Sisi, Algerian FM voice support to Tunisian president, agree on need to end foreign presence in Libya

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 01:23 GMT

In a meeting in Egypt on Monday, Sisi and Lamamra also affirmed the need to preserve the Libyan unity and sovereignty and to unify the national institutions in Libya, especially the military and security institutions.

Libya's deputy PM's imminent trip to Russia still under study: Russian diplomat

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 11:03 GMT

Work is still in progress to prepare for such a visit; however, no agreement has so far been reached regarding the visit's date or schedule, the same source added.

Egypt's FM discusses Libyan crisis with Alegrian counterpart

Sun, 16 Jan 2022 - 03:30 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Sunday his Alegrian counterpart Ramtane Lamamra in Cairo.

Libyan delegation visit New Administrative Capital

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 - 10:05 GMT

It is also aimed at discussing means of boosting joint cooperation in the field of housing and reconstruction, he pointed out.

US supports Libya's efforts to hold elections

Tue, 11 Jan 2022 - 02:09 GMT

The US stressed support for Libya's efforts to reach a political resolution to the conflict, after the presidential elections scheduled for December 24 was postponed.

Arab League hopes that Libyans could fulfill aspirations of rebuilding new civil state

Sat, 08 Jan 2022 - 11:23 GMT

The Libyan envoy stressed the importance of the roles played by Arab bodies to reach consensus among Arab countries

Sisi, Putin agree on intensifying Egyptian-Russian efforts, coordination to settle Libyan crisis

Sat, 25 Dec 2021 - 08:43 GMT

In a phone call on Saturday, Sisi affirmed to Putin Egypt’s continued efforts and endeavors to bring the views of the Libyan brothers together, Egyptian Presidential Spokesman Bassam Radi said in a statement.

'Egypt supports whatever fulfills the high interest of Libya': Sisi to head of Libyan Presidential Council

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 02:52 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Tuesday in Cairo Head of the Libyan Presidential Council Mohamed al-Menfy.

Manpower minister urges Egyptians to register requests for work in Libya

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 10:16 GMT

Manpower Minister Mohamed Saafan has said that Egyptian workers wishing to join the labor market in Libya should first be registered in an integrated database that is part of an e-linkage system launched between the two Arab countries on Monday.

New e-system launched to regulate entry of Egyptian workers into Libya labor market

Mon, 20 Dec 2021 - 12:12 GMT

The Egyptian Minister of Manpower, Mohamed Saafan, announced the launch of the electronic system with Libya to regulate the entry of Egyptian workers to the Libyan labor market in a legitimate manner according to legal procedures.

US embassy in Libya welcomes arrival of UN sec general's adviser in Tripoli

Mon, 13 Dec 2021 - 12:19 GMT

In a Tweet Monday, the US embassy in Libya reiterated the US' full support to Libyans in their pursuit to fair presidential and parliamentary elections.

US diplomat stresses support for human rights in Libya

Sat, 11 Dec 2021 - 03:13 GMT

US Ambassador to Libya Richard Norland said the US is supporting human rights in Libya.

Libyan embassy opens registration for licensed Egyptian employment companies

Thu, 09 Dec 2021 - 01:44 GMT

Submission of documents is open at the Libyan consulate on Mondays and Wednesdays.

Egypt's exports to Libya hits $572M in 2020

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 - 05:30 GMT

Games added Monday that the most important export items included cement, food products, machinery, electrical equipment, aluminum and its products, tanning materials and plastics.

Libyan court allows Khalifa Haftar back to presidential race

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 - 04:24 GMT

Tripoli Appeals Court abolished on Monday, Zawiya Court’s ruling excluding Commander Khalifa Haftar from the presidential race, allowing him back as a presidential candidate in Libya.

Seif al-Islam Gaddafi back in Libya's presidential race after appeal is accepted

Sat, 04 Dec 2021 - 01:07 GMT

Presidential elections in Libya are due on December 24 in accordance with a roadmap plan outlined after several rounds of political dialogue.

Saif al-Islam Gaddafi celebrates returning to presidential race via court order

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 08:53 GMT

Libyan presidential candidate Saif al-Islam Gaddafi celebrated Sabha Court of Cassation's Thursday acceptance of his challenge against excluding him from the race.

Egyptian president, Spanish PM confer over bilateral ties, regional crises

Wed, 01 Dec 2021 - 03:08 GMT

President Sisi and the Spanish prime minister agreed to form a joint ministerial committee that would convene periodically.

6th round of Union for Mediterranean forum backs int'l, regional efforts in support of Libyan political process

Tue, 30 Nov 2021 - 01:09 GMT

The process should lead to a political solution to the Libyan crisis on the basis of the Libyan road map and relevant UNSC resolutions, including 2570 and 2571.

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