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Private firms to hire local labor

Detractors of Energy Reform said that new companies in the sector will hire only foreign personnel, affecting local workforce. However, the Mexican government has laws to encourage the hiring of inhabitants of producing regions.

 

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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Huge investments in Tabasco

Mexican oil regions suffered the effects of the oil crisis, but Energy Reform created a good environment to reactivate sector activities and attract large investments. The State of Tabasco is one of the beneficiaries of this new business environment.

Thursday, October 26th, 2017
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STPRM complains about massive dismissals

The Mexican Republic Oil Workers Union (STPRM) blamed Pemex for allegedly benefiting their ‘bureaucracy’ while cutting jobs for its workers. These and other stories in our periodic summary of labor-related issues.

Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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CTM rejects foreign workforce in Tamaulipas

The Confederation of Mexican Workers (CTM) said that companies bringing workers from other countries or regions, would slow the generation of jobs in Mexico.

Monday, October 16th, 2017
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Social unrest in Mexico

The country is relatively calm with respect to social unrest directed against the oil and mining industry, but there are growing problems. Communities and environmentalists are beginning to protest against Pemex and environmental laws.

Thursday, October 12th, 2017
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Fracking could affect many regions: say environmentalists

Fracking could affect many regions: say environmentalists

The Mexican government aims to carry out an auction of unconventional resources (UC) next year, and this has created many discussions in the country. Recent natural disasters increased concerns among environmentalists.

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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“It is not about donating a day of salary, it is the fact of not knowing where the money will go”: STPRM

Members of the Mexican Republic Oil Workers Union (STPRM) sent a letter to the president of the union, Carlos Romero Deschamps, where they demanded for him to be transparent about the actual destiny of the money that he will supposedly donate to the victims of the earthquake in Mexico. These and other stories in our periodic summary of labor-related issues.

Thursday, October 5th, 2017
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“Pemex should not worry about issues like fracking but about its workers”: STPRM

The General Secretary of the Oil Workers Union of the Republic of Mexico (STPRM), Sergio Lorenzo Quiroz, said that Pemex is not complying with the responsibilities it has with its workers, because it does not provide them basic supplies such as water and fuel. These and other stories in our periodic summary of labor-related issues.

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017
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STPRM is not happy with Pemex’s decisions

Representatives of the Mexican Republic Oil Workers Union (STPRM) spoke about issues they are currently having with the NOC, like budget cuts and massive layoffs. These and other stories in our periodic summary of labor-related issues.

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Oil crisis affects Campeche’s GDP

Oil crisis affects Campeche’s GDP

The state of Campeche was one of the regions with the highest oil activity in Mexico. Low oil prices and Pemex’s budget cuts significantly affected the economy of this state.

Thursday, August 24th, 2017
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