Education

01-05-2014
The education minister says 336 schools were refurbished in 2013, with more than a thousand to be renovated this year.
23-04-2014
The agreement aims to "help higher education students to use Microsoft products to aid their studies".
23-04-2014
The Ministry of Labour and Retraining has signed an agreement with its South Korean counterpart to train 1,400 Libyan job-seekers.
26-03-2014
Owners and employees from several printing firms held a protest after reports that the education ministry was planning to award a textbook tender to a foreign company.
24-03-2014
The Ministry of Education’s Tripoli branch says it has paid some overdue salaries dating back from early 2013, and will transfer the remainder once this year's budget is finalised.
19-02-2014
Companies given preliminary approval to build schools in certain areas have been invited to sign their contracts, a first phase in a plan to build 170 schools throughout Libya.
18-02-2014
The government has approved an extra budget allocation of LD25m ($20m) for the Ministry of Education to help rebuild facilities in Zliten, which were almost entirely destroyed in the 2011 conflict.
13-02-2014
The Organisation for Developing Administrative Centres (ODAC) has agreed to build six new buildings for Tripoli University.
07-02-2014
The body responsible for purchasing equipment for schools nationwide says it bought 62 million pieces of furniture in 2013.
05-02-2014
The Ministry of Education has given more details about its plans to build 170 schools throughout the country, which were originally announced last year.
21-01-2014
The Ministry of Culture says it has appointed a Benghazi-based training company to run IT and English courses for 800 of its employees.
20-01-2014
The Ministry of Education says it has nearly completed the installation of over 270 mobile classrooms throughout the country.
07-01-2014
The government has given permission to the Warriors Affairs Commission (WAC) to sign contracts for training schemes worth a total of LD14.3m ($11.4m).
06-01-2014
The government has given permission to the University of Tripoli to begin contracting for a number of projects, totalling over LD140m ($112m), to renovate and expand the campus.
16-12-2013
The tenders committee of the Ministry of Education says it has begun assessing proposals from companies bidding to build and renovate 200 kindergartens across the country.