As EU elections approach, the Italian branch of SOS Mediterranee has launched a “petition to change the direction of policies on sea rescues” of migrants and refugees, the organization’s director Valeria Taurino said from a port on the Italian island of Sicily.
Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of the Arab Society for Certified Accountants (ASCA-Jordan), has launched the second phase of the project aligned with the International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI) standards aimed at improving the skills of Libyan Audit Bureau (LAB) personnel, funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).
The Foreign Ministers of the member countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) have expressed their “support for the efforts of the United Nations to reach a political solution, hold elections and unify state institutions”, urging Libyan institutional subjects to “participate in political dialogue to resolve differences in order to preserve the supreme interests of the State”.
A German charity has accused the Libyan coast guard of threatening its crew members who were rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean Sea, causing at least one migrant to drown.
Italy and with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed agreement to facilitate and promote the participation of youth and persons with disabilities in Libya’s electoral process through the High National Elections Commission (HNEC).
The Libyan-Italian Chamber of Commerce reported yesterday that it had held meetings, led by its chairman Anwar Abu Sitta, with the Milan and Brescia Chambers of Commerce in Italy. Abu Sitta was accompanied by a group of businessmen affiliated with the Chamber.
Members of Benghazi Chamber of Commerce will be participating in this year’s Offshore Technology Conference (OTC 2024) in Houston, Texas, USA being held from 9 to 6 May.
Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) has confirmed plans to launch a licensing round at the end of 2024 or early-2025, as well as initial interest received in the country’s marginal assets.
Libya’s House of Representatives and High Council of State took note of the Central Bank’s warning against excessive spending by the Government of National Unity, calling for an investigation into the expenditures of the Tripoli-based government.
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Commander of Sudan’s Rapid Support Forces (RSF) General Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo, also known as Hemedti, arrived in Tripoli today where he met the prime minister of the Government of National Unity (GUN) of Libya, Abdul Hamid Dbeibeh, with whom he had “fruitful and constructive” discussions on developments in Sudan, according to a statement by Dagalo via X.