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Archive for July 9th, 2013

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08 July 2013 THE waters around the coast of Libya are now safer to navigate, thanks to the work of a Royal Navy survey ship. HMS Echo used state-of-the-art sonar equipment to map the unseen wrecks, reefs and rocks of the Libyan coast and make navigation less hazardous. Significant discoveries included a number of uncharted wrecks in shipping lanes which  [ Read More ]

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Jul 9, 2013 Since the overthrow of Muammar Qaddafi in 2011, Libya’s oil industry has become the target of violent attacks and civil protests. The latest challenge is a lack of electricity. Production dropped 16 percent to 1.13 million barrels a day last month, the lowest since January, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. The decline is partly because power  [ Read More ]

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08/07/2013 As part of the Fulbright Visiting Scholar Programme, Kent State University in the United States is hosting four scholars from Libya in a programme that is sponsored by the Council for International Exchange of Scholars and supported by the US Department of State’s Educational and Cultural Affairs Bureau. For 10 weeks, up till September 14, six universities chosen by  [ Read More ]

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By Nihal Zaroug. Tripoli, July 8 2013: The New Libya Foundation (NLF), an organisation dedicated to the cultivation and development of civil society organisations (CSO), has launched a Civil Society Incubator Centre (CSIC) in Gergaresh, Tripoli. The Libyan International Telecommunication Company (LITC) sponsored the centre, which aims to be a “hub for civil society activity”. After seeing the success of  [ Read More ]