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Europe is ready to help Libya face illegal immigration challenges, delegation says

A European official expressed on Tuesday the desire and readiness of the European Commission to strengthen cooperation with the Libyan side, and to provide the necessary assistance and support to the competent Libyan authorities to confront the challenges they face by illegal immigration.

The Director of the European Affairs Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abdulrahman Khamada, received at the Ministry’s headquarters in the capital, Tripoli, a delegation from the European Commission headed by Ruth Kaufman, Head of the Middle East and North Africa Office in the Commission’s External Action Department. 

Economy

Al-Hweij monitors activities of Libyan companies operating in China

Minister of Economy and Trade Mohammed Al-Hweij held discussions on Sunday with Libyan business leaders operating in China to address their challenges and enhance bilateral economic relations.

The ministry said the initiative aligns with Prime Minister Abdulhamid Dbeibeh's vision to strengthen ties between Libya and China.

Sports

Variety

Malta opens new visa application center in Libya's Misrata city

The Embassy of Malta in Libya inaugurated on Monday a new visa application centre in Misrata, in partnership with VFS Global, the Embassy said in a statement.

The statement indicated that the Maltese Ambassador, Charles Saliba, delivered opening remarks highlighting the role played by the Embassy to facilitate commercial and social exchanges between Libya and Malta in order to build ever closer bilateral relations as well as shape a positive narrative regarding the situation in Libya.

Education

GNU, TIKA discuss cooperation in technical and vocational education

The Minister of Technical and Vocational Education of the Government of National Unity (GNU), Ikhlef Al-Sifaw, discussed on Monday with the coordinator of the Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA), Ali Bujankil, the implementation of several programs and projects in the technical and vocational education sector.

Health

Libya discusses establishing Libyan-Italian smart hospital with San Donato Group

A delegation from the Authority for Supporting and Developing Treatment Services met on Friday with representatives from the San Donato Hospital Group in Italy to discuss initiating a project for a Libyan-Italian smart medical hospital.

The meeting grouped the Assistant Health Attaché, the President of the National Authority for Organ, Tissue, and Cell Transplantation, the Director of Tripoli University Hospital, and representatives from the Authority for Development and Improvement of Administrative Centres.

Opinions

The political aspect of the budget law

In a surprising step, not preceded by the familiar preparations that the House of Representatives has been accustomed to, whenever the force controlling it wanted to pass something. Agila Saleh’s House of Representatives approved an annual budget estimated at more than 90 billion dinars for the parallel government that is not internationally recognized, the largest part of which was allocated to salaries and subsidies.

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