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German oil firm accused of withholding $900m from Libya  

An oil refinery in ZawiaA German oil producer has been accused by the head of Libya’s National OilCorporation of withholding more than £697m from the Libyan state and colluding with unlawful efforts by Libya’s UN-backed government to take over the sale of the country’s vastly profitable oil contracts.

The power struggle between the NOC and Wintershall – which denied that it owed any money and said it had always met its obligations to the state – has long-term implications for global oil prices and the Libyan economy...Read more HERE

Published on 19/05/2017 @ 15h04   | |