Reports of a recent vote of no confidence in the government of Abdurrahim al-Keib are likely to increase political uncertainty in the run up to elections. The reports may prove to be premature, although the evident cracks between the government and NTC are causing increased concern over political stability in the run up to the polls.
If the elections were to be cancelled there would likely be an increase in levels of frustration among the population…Continue
A delegation made up of 37 members of the US-Libya Business Association (USLBA) is currently in Libya for a five-day trade and investment delegation visit. It includes the representatives of 20 US companies and organisations.
The companies represented include, A-T Solutions, BAE Systems, The Boeing Company, ConocoPhillips Libya Waha, LTD, Daniel J. Edelman, Inc., Dow Chemical, ExxonMobil, FARMCO (Valmont Irrigation), Hess Corporation, Hill International, General…
The security situation in Tripoli will remain positive, although there is an ongoing risk of clashes between rival militia groups and attacks by groups and individuals hostile to the NTC and seeking to disrupt the transition process.
Following the handover of Tripoli International Airport to the central authorities the NTC will likely seek to focus on gaining control of all major entry points and strategic facilities over the coming weeks and…Continue