Libya's Ministry of Planning held a recent workshop to discuss future planning across various sectors of the economy.
Government figures show the state spent less than it earned in the first six months of the year, with expenditure around LD5.7bn ($4.5bn) below projections in the 2012 budget.
The Ghadames Development Authority has launched a public tender process for some 45 projects in the town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in western Libya.
Libya's Ministry of Economy says it is in the process of establishing a network of regional offices to handle company registration and licensing procedures, as part of wider decentralisation efforts.
Libya's Ministry of Economy says it has established a new entity to finance small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), and approved initial funding for 14 projects in June.
Libya's Privatisation and Investment Board (PIB) plans to produce a map featuring details and locations of major investment projects in the country.
A new economy and trade committee, which aims to improve Libya's import and export procedures, has held its first meeting.
The Central Bank of Libya (CBL) has issued inflation figures for the first quarter of 2012, with the overall price index continuing a downward trend begun in late 2011.
Libya's interim government has issued an invitation to companies seeking to bid for a major 10-year contract covering waste collection and management across the country.
Officials from Libya's Ministry of Planning held a meeting on 18 July to discuss the review of contracts valued over LD100m ($78.7m) and the potential appointment of consultancy firms.
The 2012 edition of the World Investment Report (WIR), published by the UN, estimates that foreign investment outflows from Libya plummeted by around 91% in 2011.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) estimates that Libya's GDP will recover strongly in 2012 after a deep contraction in 2011, but warns of unsustainable state spending in the years ahead.
The main coastal highway in Libya was blocked on the evening of 27 June by armed groups demanding a greater number of seats for the north-east region in Libya's new constituent assembly. 
Libya's planning ministry plans to launch a wide-ranging review of housing, infrastructure, transport, healthcare and other projects that were already contracted prior to 2011.
A new chairman has been appointed to Libya's Economic and Social Development Fund (ESDF), one of the country's largest and most diversified state-run entities.