In Paris, Abdelhamid Dabaiba talks hospitals, debt and reconstruction
The Libyan prime minister has asked the French group Denos to once again take over the running of the Benghazi Medical Center, but an old debt has complicated the plan. Airbus, Bolloré and Idemia are meanwhile trying to revive the contracts promised by previous Libyan governments. [...]
Fathi Bachagha kicks off presidential campaign with European tour Free
The former interior minister is not giving up the ghost. Having lost his February bid to become prime minister, Fathi Bachagha has thrown his hat into the presidential ring. His election campaign has started with a tour of European capitals. [...]
Who really controls Misrata Free Zone, Libya's vital business platform?
The Misrata Free Zone, a true state within a state, is both the port of entry to the Libyan market and the bastion of entrepreneurship in the war-torn country. Since September, this potent business hub prized by those fighting for control of the country has been led by Mohsen Sgoutri, whose powerful network allows him to stand up to the Tripoli government and develop his own business diplomacy, especially towards Turkey. [...]
Aguila Salah Issa tries to get back into the game in Paris after Bachagha goes it alone
Breaking news published on 12/01/21, 10.30 a.m. - Following the failure of his alliance with interior minister Fathi Bachagha, the head of the eastern Libyan parliament, Aguila Salah Issa, aims to rebuild his diplomatic support, starting in France. [...]