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Mediterranean migrant deaths by route

Libya's economic crisis starts to bite Subscription

28 July 2015 | By

As UN-mediated peace talks between Libya’s rival governments break down, the country’s finances look increasingly precarious

Members of Libyan pro-government forces, which is backed by the locals, look on in an army camp, in Benghazi on 1 February. Violent clashes between Libyan pro-government forces and the Shura Council of Libyan Revolutionaries, an alliance of former anti-Ga

Gaddafi’s son sentenced to death Subscription

28 July 2015 | By

Son of former Libyan leader sentenced to death in absentia

Eni looks to boost oil output in Libya

Four kidnapped near Eni complex in Libya Subscription

20 July 2015 | By

Italian construction workers abducted

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A glimmer of hope for Libya’s projects market Subscription

26 May 2015 | By

Bahr Essalam contract awarded to OneSubsea

Detained illegal immigrants in Tripoli, Libya on 21 April

Unified action needed to end Libya chaos Subscription

22 April 2015 | By

More support is needed to help Libya’s neighbours

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Bernardino Leon, the UN secretary-general’s special representative for Libya

UN sees progress in Libya peace talks Subscription

30 June 2015 | By

Special representative says parties are moving towards a deal

Libya in talks to reopen oil fields

Libya in talks to reopen oil fields Subscription

30 June 2015 | By

Officials and tribal leaders are taking part in negotiations

The In Amenas gas plant in eastern Algeria was overrun by Al-Qaeda-linked terrorists in January 2013, in an attack that saw more than 60 people killed

US airstrike in Libya targeted Mokhtar Belmokhtar Subscription

16 June 2015 | By

The White House says US forces targeted the mastermind of the In Amenas gas attack

Libya’s National Oil Corporation opens books

Libya looks to revamp oil facility Subscription

16 June 2015 | By

Azzawiya Oil Refining Company invites contractors to prequalify

Contract awards

Middle East contracts awarded: May 2015 Video Subscription

14 June 2015

Nearly $9bn of contracts awarded in May

Members of the Libyan pro-government forces gesture as they stand on a tank in Benghazi, Libya

Isis to become Libya’s dominant armed group Subscription

3 June 2015 | By

US security intelligence company warns jihadist group is set to make more gains

Guards outside a Mellitah Oil and Gas complex in Libya

Manager at Eni’s joint venture in Libya is kidnapped Subscription

3 June 2015 | By

Colleagues call for better security

Sirte oilfields in Iraq

Libya says oilfields near Sirte under threat from Isis Subscription

31 May 2015 | By

Officials request arms to fight the jihadist group

Offshore oil and gas

Italian oil firm strikes gas in Libyan waters Subscription

27 May 2015 | By

Find is located 20 kilometres north of the existing Bouri field

Warplanes from Libya's official government attacked an oil tanker docked outside the city of Sirte on 24 May, wounding three people and setting the ship on fire, officials said

Libyan tribes meet in Cairo Subscription

26 May 2015 | By

Oil tanker bombed near port city of Sirte

Oil industry

OMV upstream production drops Subscription

20 May 2015 | By

Company blames drop on security problems in Libya and Yemen

Sidra oil field in Libya

Libya’s National Oil Company predicts rising production Subscription

20 May 2015 | By

Says production will rise by 200,000 barrels a day over the next two months

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