TITLE

Libya

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Political Risk Yearbook: Libya Country Report;2010, preceding pU-1
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on Libya. An overview of the country's geography, history, social conditions, political conditions and foreign relations is provided, along with its political framework as of September 1, 2009. Also included are forecast scenarios, key political players and a map of the country. The article also describes the scenario for investment and trade including tariff, policies and international agreements.
ACCESSION #
47714684

 

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