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Organizing Papua New Guinea visas and work permits

Organizing Papua New Guinea visas and work permits

Need to mobilise workers in Papua New Guinea? Read our blog on the top five considerations for hiring managers when organising work permits and visas.

Written by: Paul Lennane August 5, 2019
5 attributes of great African energy recruitment agencies

5 attributes of great African energy recruitment agencies

Energy companies looking to undertake projects overseas can benefit from a strategic recruitment partner. Here are five essential skills to look for.

Written by: Leeban Clemmey August 5, 2019
Inspire, excite, attract: Growing the pool of STEM talent

Inspire, excite, attract: Growing the pool of STEM talent

The energy sector’s skills gap is hitting the headlines again. This year’s GETI report highlights the growing concern that another skills gap is on the horizon.

Written by: Jenny Amalfi July 22, 2019
4 Challenging Workforce Factors for Oil and Gas companies in China

4 Challenging Workforce Factors for Oil and Gas companies in China

China is a key destination for oil and gas companies, but the country has various labour and immigration policies that they need to understand.

Written by: Jessie Lai July 18, 2019
Re-train, re-skill, retain: an opportunity for the energy industry

Re-train, re-skill, retain: an opportunity for the energy industry

Retraining existing employees was stated by 57% of GETI respondents as the best way companies can tackle the energy skills issue. Find out more in our blog

Written by: Michael Sanches June 10, 2019
Employment Amendment Bill - implications for energy companies in Singapore

Employment Amendment Bill - implications for energy companies in Singapore

Singapore has recently made changes to its Employment Act. How will these changes affect energy companies, and what do executives need to know?

Written by: Charles Pfauwadel June 3, 2019
6 key FPSO projects driving activity in Asia

6 key FPSO projects driving activity in Asia

Floating production storage and offloading vessels are a crucial element of modern offshore oil and gas projects. Read about the key projects in development

Written by: Matthew Wolstenholme May 31, 2019
8 exciting Asian FLNG, FPU and facility construction projects

8 exciting Asian FLNG, FPU and facility construction projects

2019 and beyond looks to be an exciting time for the energy sector with multiple fabrication projects currently underway on Asian shipyards. Read our blog

Written by: Matthew Wolstenholme May 31, 2019
Refining the US petrochemical talent pipeline

Refining the US petrochemical talent pipeline

Michael Sanches discusses how the petrochemical industry has invested in apprenticeships and graduate schemes to ensure a pipeline of new recruits

Written by: Michael Sanches May 27, 2019