December 2021

Libya's NOC declares force majeure on oil exports in two ports

December 20, 2021 - 20:21
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) has declared force majeure on crude exports from Al-Zawiya and Mellitah terminals, a document sent to traders and seen by Reuters showed on Monday.

Reuters reported Monday evening that the NOC said it had declared the force majeure because the Petroleum Facilities Guard (PFG) prevented the company from carrying out oil production operations at the Sharara and Wafa oilfields. The force majeure does not apply to loadings of petroleum products, NOC said.

Di Maio: A unified and stable Libya is a priority for Italy

December 20, 2021 - 17:29
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Written By: SafaAlharathy

Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio has said that the stability of a unified and sovereign Libya remains a priority and a strategic goal for Italy.

Addressing attendants at the Conference of Italian Ambassadors To The World, Di Maio called on Libyan parties to commit constructively to the success of the electoral process.

NCDC: Libya remains free from Omicron variant at the moment

December 20, 2021 - 17:15
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Written By: SafaAlharathy

The Head of the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has allayed fears of an Omicron variant in the country, confirming that Laboratories have not detected any positive case of the newest coronavirus variant.

He said that the third booster jab is available to those over the age of 50, people with chronic diseases, and members of the medical staff.

Libya has recorded 592 new cases of Covid-19 and nine fatalities during the past 24 hours, according to the NCDC's update on Monday.

Pro-Haftar delegation meets architect of Libyan-Turkish maritime agreement

December 20, 2021 - 11:35
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Written By: SafaAlharathy

A delegation of the House of Representatives (HoR) on Saturday met with the former Chief of Staff of the Turkish Naval Forces -the architect of the Libyan-Turkish maritime agreement- Admiral Cihat Yayci  at the Turkish Center for Global Naval Strategies in Istanbul.

The center posted images of the meeting on Twitter and said that Yayci familiarized the parliamentary delegation on the maritime agreement signed between the Government of National Accord (GNA) and Turkey in November 2019.

Libyan NOC: Minister of Oil insists on transgressing his powers

December 19, 2021 - 21:03
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

The Libyan National Oil Corporation (NOC) said in a statement on Sunday that the Minister of Oil, Mohammed Oun, is insisting on transgressing his powers and practicing a policy of misinformation for the purpose of disrupting the work of the National Oil Corporation, which was able to achieve the highest financial revenues for the Libyan treasury in light of the scarcity of budgets and the lack of the necessary funding resources, referring to legal confusion and fallacies regarding Oun's claim that the Chairman of the NOC was suspended from work on October 14, 20

Al-Hafi: Al-Nuwairi said there would be no judiciary reshuffle

December 19, 2021 - 21:00
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

The Head of the Supreme Judicial Council, Mohammed Al-Hafi, said the Speaker-designate of the House of Representatives, Fawzi Al-Nuwairi, had informed the council that there would be no reshuffling of the judiciary structure.

Al-Hafi told reporters that Al-Nuwairi said law 11 of the reshuffling of judiciary isn't based on legal grounds, and he called for ignoring the law and taking all necessary legal measures.

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