Canada Lifts Most Economic Sanctions Against Libya


On September 23, 2011, Canada amended its Libyan sanctions regime to implement recent steps taken by the United Nations Security Council significantly relaxing measures imposed against Libya. Canadian companies should be reviewing these changes to ensure that their compliance programs are fully up-to-date and any resumption of activity involving Libya or Libyan entities is fully compliant with economic sanctions measures that remain in force.

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