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UK Libya Sanctions Guidance

Libya (Sanctions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 The Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation (OFSI), part of HM Treasury, is responsible for improving the understanding, implementation and enforcement of financial sanctions in the United Kingdom. OFSI publishes a list of individuals and organisations subject to financial sanctions as well as general guidance to promote compliance. Click here… Read More

Joint Statement on Support for LPDF

U.S. joins statement with France, Germany, Italy and UK on Support for LPDF The Ambassadors of Germany, Italy and the United States and the Charge d’Affaires of France and the United Kingdom, joined by UNSMIL, met virtually with Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj on December 30 to reiterate full support for the success of the UN-facilitated… Read More

UN awards Contracts for Ordnance Disposal Kit

By John Lee. The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) has awarded four contracts for the supply and delivery of Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD), Night Vision Monocular and Detonator Box for UNMAS Iraq: Lot 1 – Hook and Line: NIC Instruments Ltd. Contract worth $66,551; Lot 2 – De-mining Equipment: Alfarez for General Contracts… Read More

Weir to Deliver OPITO-Accredited Quals in Iraq

Weir Oil and Gas Approved to Deliver OPITO – Accredited Qualifications in Iraq Weir Oil & Gas has successfully achieved accreditation from OPITO, the global skills organization for the energy industry, to provide occupational training qualifications from the Weir Oil & Gas Centre of Manufacturing and Engineering Excellence in Southern Iraq. Weir Oil & Gas… Read More

NOC Chairman meets British Trade Envoy to Libya

By John Lee. On Tuesday, December 8, 2020, the Chairman of the National Oil Corporation (NOC), Mustafa Sanalla, held a virtual closed-circuit meeting with the British Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Libya, Damien Moore. During the meeting, they discussed strengthening trade between the two countries, and the return of British companies specialising in the oil… Read More

British Ambassador meets with NOC

On Monday, December 7, 2020, at the headquarters of the National Oil Corporation (NOC) in Tripoli city, The Chairman of the Board of Directors, Eng. Mustafa Sanalla, received his Excellency the United Kingdom Ambassador to Libya, Nicholas Hopton, and his accompanying delegation. During his speech, his Excellency the Ambassador of the United Kingdom Nicholas Hopton,… Read More

Direct Flights Resume between London and Iraq

Iraqi Airways has announced that it is resuming its regular service between London Gatwick and the Iraqi airports of Baghdad, Erbil and Sulaymaniyah. The first flights will operate on 19th December from Baghdad and Erbil. More details here.  The post Direct Flights Resume between London and Iraq first appeared on Iraq Business News.

Reporting Libya: Challenges and Opportunities

The media has a key role to play in shaping perceptions of conflict and our responses to it. How has the international media covered Libya and what does it mean for accountability? Join us for a live edition of Libya Matters with Q & A. Speakers •             Ahmed Gatnash-… Read More

IBBC discusses Govt of Iraq’s White Paper

IBBC discuss Government of Iraq’s White Paper In an extensive discussion, leading executives and directors from the Iraq Britain Business Council (IBBC) presented their insights and observations on the GoI White paper for reform. Speakers included: Professor Frank Gunter, Professor of Economics, Lehigh University, Advisory Council Member, IBBC Mr Shwan Aziz Member of the IBBC… Read More

Experts discuss fate of the Iraqi Dinar

By John Lee. At a webinar hosted by the Iraq Britain Business Council (IBBC) yesterday, a team of experts presented and discussed their insights on the Iraqi government’s recent White Paper, and on the challenges and opportunities facing the country. On the subject of the Iraqi currency, Frank Gunter, Professor of Economics at Lehigh University,… Read More