Oil, Gas & Mining

12-11-2012
Workers at the Zueitina Oil Company have written a letter to Libya's national assembly saying that they were not the cause of a recent sit-in which disrupted operations at the port.
12-11-2012
A group of workers from the Al Rahila Oil Services company in Benghazi protested last week against 'marginalisation' by Tripoli, and demanded that the National Oil Corporation (NOC) headquarters be transferred to Benghazi.
11-11-2012
Spain's Repsol, a partner in Akakus Oil Operations, says it plans to start exploratory drilling in eastern Libya early next year.
08-11-2012
Waha Oil, one of Libya's largest crude producers, says it aims to double its output to 600,000 barrels per day (bpd) by 2017.
08-11-2012
The Anglo-Dutch energy firm says it remains interested in upstream opportunities in Libya, despite abandoning exploration on several concessions earlier in 2012, and may bid in future licensing rounds.
08-11-2012
Austrian energy firm OMV says it will "take some time" for its oil production in Libya to reach pre-conflict levels.
08-11-2012
The refinery at Zawiya, in western Libya, has resumed operations after a sit-in had forced it to shut down for around four days. 
07-11-2012
The chairman of the National Oil Corporation (NOC) says Libya is targeting an output of 1.72 million barrels per day (bpd) by the end of March 2013, and 2.2 million bpd within five years.
07-11-2012
An official for the National Oil Corporation (NOC) says that western Libya has more than two months' worth of petrol stocks, after a recent strike affected supplies to the capital.
07-11-2012
The Ministry of Oil and Gas has provided figures on the volume of crude oil exports for the last week in October.
06-11-2012
Libya's deputy minister for oil and gas says a recent sit-in at the largest refinery in western Libya has cost "at least $30m" in lost revenues.
05-11-2012
A protest has shut down operations at the Zawiya oil refinery in western Libya, causing long queues at petrol stations in the capital.
05-11-2012
The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has held a meeting to discuss 2013 budgets for its subsidiary companies and the Ministry of Oil and Gas.
01-11-2012
UK energy firm BP says it has resumed its exploration programme in Libya after lifting force majeure earlier in the year, and is "committed" to drilling five offshore and 12 onshore wells.
31-10-2012
Workers at the Benghazi office of Waha Oil have staged a protest against what they described as "systematic marginalisation" by the company's management, and have issued a series of demands.