The National Union of Petroleum Technicians and Professionals (UNTPP) proposed to AMLO that he name its director, Pablo López Figuera, as the new President of Pemex. These and other stories in our periodic summary of labor-related issues.
The Secretary of Energy (Sener) is promoting several infrastructure projects around the country, but this has affected some indigenous communities. The National Human Rights Commission (CNDH) criticized Sener procedures on these issues.
The Mexican government wants to recover the oil exploration and production metrics in the country and authorities recognize that research and innovation is key to achieving good results. The government is creating several research centers around the country.
Pemex and the Mexican Republic Oil Workers Union (STPRM) agreed that, salaries will increase and changes to the Collective Labor Agreement will be implemented with 2018’s salary revision. These and other stories in our periodic summary of labor-related issues.
One of the main goals of the Energy Reform is to boost investment in the energy sector. Mexican authorities have managed to attract the investors’ interest and it seems like this objective is on the right track so far. The relationship with the communities plays a key role in this process.
The General Secretary of the Mexican Republic Oil Workers Union (STPRM) Section 11, Ramon Hernandez, spoke about Pemex’s labor challenges but acknowledged that the situation has improved in 2018. These and other stories in our periodic summary of labor-related issues.
Pemex reported positive results in some of the projects that is currently developing in Hidalgo and Potosí, but communities blocked the NOC’s facilities in Guerrero and Tabasco. These and other Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) stories in our periodic summary.