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Sembmarine seeking alternative sources for skilled workers; likely to incur extra costs

Straits Times 08 Jun 2021
The marine and offshore engineering group added that this is likely to incur increased manpower costs for ongoing projects and that it would continue to coordinate with customers to ...

Saudi Arabia's Al Gihaz Contracting buys assets of UK subsea contracting company

Gulf News 06 Apr 2021
Enshore Subsea will be based out of the existing operational facility in the UK’s Port of Blyth, ideal to serve the Northern European offshore wind.

India's economic outlook better post-Covid than pre-Covid: Prashant Jain

The Times of India 29 Jan 2021
This is a globally competitive sector and what China is to manufacturing, India is to services and we have significant strengths both due to the skilled low cost manpower because of the offshore model which drops costs very sharply and above all, the companies which have built ...

Japan mulls strike capability but US has doubts

Asiatimes 19 Oct 2020
TikTok’s 90 days in the cooking pot ... Photo ... And even if Japan were to scale up its defense spending, it would face other barriers such as the lack of manpower and the shortfalls in recruitment ... Placing the interceptors on ships offshore would strain an already growing shortage of manpower for the Japanese Maritime Self Defense Forces, experts note.

‘I just want my husband’s remains to be returned to us’

Al Jazeera 28 Sep 2020
This story was produced in partnership with the Pulitzer Center ... He could settle down and marry his girlfriend ... A long time at sea ... That day would never come ... Global Maritime Crew and Global Offshore & Marine Manpower Solution, the manpower agencies that recruited most of the crew for the Fu Yuan Yu vessels, could not be reached for comment ... .

Singapore again downgrades GDP forecast due to COVID-19 crisis

La Prensa Latina 26 May 2020
... premises, “have further dampened domestic economic activity, along with domestic consumption,” and that “sectors like construction and marine and offshore engineering have been severely affected by manpower shortages due to the outbreak of infections among foreign workers.”.

Covid-19: Singapore heads towards worst-ever recession in nearly two decades

Indian Express 26 May 2020
Its worst recession thus far happened during the Asian financial crisis in 1998 ... The trade and industry ministry said sectors like construction and marine and offshore engineering have been severely affected by manpower shortages due to the outbreak of infections among foreign workers, especially those living in dormitories ... Advertisement. Live Blog ... .

VIDEO: Neptune removes platform trio in Dutch sector of North Sea

Upstream Online 20 Apr 2020
The removal job carried out by Dutch contractor Boskalis started earlier this year but met with disruption due to the Covid-19 pandemic as quarantine and travel restrictions hit offshore manpower logistics for the wider industry ... Watch a video of the removal operation here. ... Boskalis Offshore Heavy Lifting managing director Marcel van Bergen said ... .

We tend to outperform fundamentally in global bear markets: Ridham Desai

The Times of India 25 Mar 2020
You have said that volatility has not peaked yet. What is your latest view on the situation? ... Almost everything is hitting a new low ... How does one model a sector like IT completely dependent on manpower? IT services are not essential services. The mix is anywhere between 70 to 30 onsite versus offshore. A lot of offshore business now goes down the tube.

PNP needs more agents vs POGO-related kidnappings

The Philippine Star 12 Dec 2019
The police Anti-Kidnapping Group wants to recruit more agents to beef up manpower against the rising number of kidnappings involving personnel of the Chinese-run Philippine offshore gaming operators ... .

Ovbiebo: Maritime Sector Urgently Needs Intervention Fund

This Day 18 Nov 2019
All of these, together with organisational re-alignment and manpower fortification laid the foundation for the referenced fleet expansion ... The offshore manpower which are the manpower resident on the marine assets that go offshore and the on-shore support system to keep the guys offshore serviced and comfortable.

SIBN delegation to Vibrant Goa a success

The Siasat Daily 27 Oct 2019
Goa ... The Consulate General of India, Jeddah is actively involved in the promotion of foreign investments in India and such business delegation aids in the realization of this objective ... Mir Gazanfar Ali Zaki, General Secretary of SIBN, said Goa is definitely a preferred choice for manpower-related services — onshore as well as offshore ... Mr ... .

Offshore Support Vessel Market 2019-2023 | Evolving Opportunities with Damen Shipyards Group and LARSEN & ...

The Marshall News Messenger 08 Oct 2019
Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled global offshore support vessel market 2019-2023 ... Consequently, the adoption of offshore support vessels is also increasing as they are used to assist offshore E&P by transporting the necessary manpower, supplies, and equipment ... Major Five Offshore Support Vessel Market Companies..

Bello says gov’t lacks manpower to monitor Pogos, foreign workers

Inquirer 04 Sep 2019
MANILA, Philippines --- Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III admitted on Wednesday that the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) lacks manpower in monitoring all the foreign workers in the country, including those in the Philippine offshore gaming operator (Pogo) industry ... "Hindi na namin masyado namo-monitor 'yan dahil sa kakula... .

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