The Libya Energy and Economic Summit opened in Tripoli yesterday with the participation of several international trade and energy stakeholders, but with the absence of high profile guests that were initially set to be there, namely the top leaders of Italy and Malta.
The Maltese Ambassador to Libya, Charles Saliba, unveiled plans for the imminent opening of the consular section of the Maltese embassy in the city of Misrata, further strengthening diplomatic ties between the two nations.
Alarm Phone NGO has announced it lost contact with forty two people in distress near Malta.
Emad Al-Sayeh, head of the Libyan High National Electoral Commission (HNEC), met with the Maltese Ambassador to Libya, Saliba Charles, on Sunday to discuss preparations for elections.
A supporter of former Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi who was involved in the hijacking of an aircraft to Malta in 2016 has been jailed for 10 years by a Maltese court after he pleaded guilty.
Libyan Prime Minister Osama Hammad offered condolences Friday after a volunteer from Malta died during flood rescue and recovery operations…
A vessel bearing the Libyan flag fired at a boat carrying 110 people in the Mediterranean on Friday afternoon, according to NGO Alarm Phone.
The feasibility of a renewable energy interconnector between Malta and Libya is currently being analysed after a memorandum of understanding was signed between the two countries, Maltese Energy Minister Miriam Dalli said on Monday.
The Libyan Business Council (LBC) announced today that the Maltese Chamber of Commerce will lead a Maltese business delegation to Libya this September/October. The delegation will include the Bank of Valletta.
The Libyan Interior Minister Emad Al-Trabelsi and his Maltese counterpart Byron Camilleri have had talks in Malta on security cooperation and, the training of the Libyan coastguard in search and rescue and combatting human trafficking.