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Alberta bans temporary foreign workers in 29 skilled trades

Alberta bans temporary foreign workers in 29 skilled trades

As of Dec., Alberta had third highest number of EI recipients in Canada at 97,870 Albertans will be first in line for available jobs under a new federal-provincial pilot project that will help employers hire locally, according to a government press release. The new Employer Liaison Service will be piloted over 24 months and will […]

Permian M&A production surge/profitability could trigger new wave of Asian investment

Permian M&A production surge/profitability could trigger new wave of Asian investment

Asian companies have signaled coming of potential second wave of international investments in US resource plays The dramatic resurgence in US upstream M&A activity since mid-2016 has been driven by the vast resource potential and compelling economics in the Permian Basin, according to 1Derrick. Deals in the Permian accounted for 48┬áper cent, or $24.8 billion, […]

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