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Konferenz in Berlin - Merkels diplomatische Libyen-Offensive

13 Sep 2019

Berlin Am Mittwoch ging der deutsche Botschafter in Libyen überraschend in die Offensive: Auf Twitter kündigte Oliver Owcza unvermittelt an, dass Deutschland Konsultationen über eine Libyen-Konferenz im Herbst begonnen habe.

UPDATE 2-Germany aims to host Libya conference to stabilise oil producer

12 Sep 2019

CAIRO, Sept 11 Germany aims to host a conference about Libya this year in conjunction with the United Nations to try to stabilise the oil- producing country, where rival factions have been fighting over the capital, Germany's ambassador to Libya said on Wednesday.

UPDATE 1-Egypt's Fawry eyes UAE deal, Saudi and Kuwaiti markets

08 Sep 2019

CAIRO, Sept 8 Egyptian digital payments company Fawry plans to expand into the United Arab Emirates by the end of the year and also hopes to enter Saudi Arabia and Kuwait in 2020, its managing director said.

Exclusive: Libyan state oil firm cuts back fuel supplies to east amid battle over capital

06 Sep 2019

CAIRO Libya's state oil firm has restricted kerosene supplies to areas controlled by eastern commander Khalifa Haftar in what diplomats and oil officials said was an attempt to prevent his troops using them in their five-month-old battle to take the capital.

EXCLUSIVE-Libyan state oil firm cuts back fuel supplies to east amid battle over capital

06 Sep 2019

CAIRO, Sept 6 Libya's state oil firm has restricted kerosene supplies to areas controlled by eastern commander Khalifa Haftar in what diplomats and oil officials said was an attempt to prevent his troops using them in their five-month-old battle to take the capital.

UPDATE 3-Egypt's central bank cuts rates by 150 bps after inflation slows

22 Aug 2019

CAIRO, Aug 22 Egypt's central bank on Thursday cut the overnight deposit rate by 150 basis points to 14.25%, its first cut since February, after July inflation figures came in significantly below expectations.

Moderate Islamists make new power quest in Tunisia

21 Aug 2019

TUNIS Tunisia's moderate Islamists are hoping the genial Beethoven fan they have nominated to run in next month's presidential elections will break the mould in the Arab world by turning success at the ballot box into uncontested rule.

Tunisia's Essebsi shaped transition since overthrow of Ben Ali

26 Jul 2019

TUNIS Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi, who helped shape his country's democratic transition after a 2011 revolution ended decades of authoritarian rule, has died, the presidency said on Thursday. He was 92.

Tunisia's Essebsi shaped transition since overthrow of Ben Ali

25 Jul 2019

TUNIS Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi, who helped shape his country's democratic transition after a 2011 revolution ended decades of authoritarian rule, has died, the presidency said on Thursday. He was 92.

Obituary: Tunisia's Essebsi shaped transition since overthrow of Ben Ali

25 Jul 2019

TUNIS Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi, who helped shape his country's democratic transition after a 2011 revolution ended decades of authoritarian rule, has died, the presidency said on Thursday. He was 92.

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