Imports of food, including wheat, are dropping sharply to Libya, which has the highest per capita bread consumption in the world, as foreign shippers run scared of making direct deliveries due to worsening turmoil.
The country is
Libya's state oil firm NOC is in talks with tribal elders to try to reopen oilfields closed by protests but no breakthrough has been achieved yet, a spokesman for the National Oil Corporation said.
A Libyan court has sentenced Saif Islam Gaddafi, son of late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, to death for war crimes during the 2011 unrest.
More than 30 former Libyan officials were accused of committing war crimes during th
Libyan oil company Agoco is producing 250,000 to 290,000 barrels per day (bpd) with a tanker loading 1 million barrels of crude at the oil port of Hariga, a spokesman said.
Production and exports continue despi
Libyan authorities will try during the month of Ramadan to reopen pipelines for El Feel and El Sharara oilfields and Zueitina port that have been blocked for weeks by protests and disputes, the state oil company said.
Germany's Wintershall is eyeing a stake in the Libyan oil assets of Occidental Petroleum, the chairman of Libya's National Oil Corp (NOC) said.
Mustafa Sanallah said NOC had given Wintershall, a subsidi
Libya's oil production at 500,000 barrels per day (bpd), according to the state-run National Oil Corporation, the country's Lana news agency reported from Tripoli.
The figure is slightly higher than the
Libya's oil production is about 460,000 barrels a day, an industry source said, unchanged from the last reported figure from state oil firm NOC.
The country's gas production equals 200,000 bpd of oil, t
Libyan state oil company NOC is delivering petrol to a western region opposing a self-declared government in charge of the Tripoli capital, it said in a bid to showcase its impartiality in a power struggle dividing the country.
The eastern Libyan state oil firm Agoco is producing between 250,000 barrels per day and 290,000 bpd, a company spokesman said, unchanged from previous weeks.
A tanker will lift one million barrels of crude at