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FMC to make 700 job losses in Norway

FMC to make 700 job losses in Norway
The company said the move is being made in a bid to streamline costs as a result of the low oil price. Chief executive Rune Thoresen said the decision was made at an extraordinary general meeting today. It comes after the company went through a number …
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Norway advertises central bank chief job
"Solid knowledge of monetary policy, financial markets and capital management is required," said the advertisement, published in the Sunday edition of the daily Aftenposten and on the website of the Norwegian state's job positions. The head of the …
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NOV to make further job cuts in Norway
National Oilwell Varco (NOV) said it plans to make job cuts from its operations in Norway. Staff have been informed of the move which is being made as a result of the decline in oil price. A spokesman for the company said management regretted the …
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Oceaneering to make 150 job losses in Norway
The move comes on the same day both EnerMech and Dong Energy also announced additional job losses. According to reports in Norwegian media, staff were informed of the move earlier this week. It's understood around it will affect offshore related ROV …
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Read About Norway Stealing These Kids, Then Tout 'Democratic Socialism'
At the center of the uproar are Marius and Ruth Bodnariu, a Romanian-Norwegian couple, and their five young children: Eliana (10), Naomi (7), Matthew (5), John (2), and Ezekiel (8 months).* Until recently, the family lived quietly on a small farm in …
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Norway oil job losses hit 1500 in one week
The past week has seen an estimated 1,500 jobs go from the oil and gas industry in Norway. It comes after a number of companies said they would be making further redundancies including Aibel, FMC, Oceaneering, Rolls Royce and Odfjell. Aibel said it …
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Women Make 77 Percent Less Than Men Despite Education, Says Study
Educated women do not automatically enjoy equal access to good jobs and equal pay as educated men, according to a study published in the Journal of African Development. While the gender education gap is closing, with women reaching 91 percent of the …
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Looing on the edge: These toilets have spectacular views
Also, some of the architect-designed toilets are worth a shout-out: the weathered steel restroom by Miro Rivera Architects on the Lady Bird Lake Trail near Austin, Texas, is stunning, as is the roadside rest stop in northern Norway by architects …
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US industry calls on Obama to block Norwegian rights
Bjorn Kjos, the ceo of Norwegian Group, said final approval for the US flights "will be a win-win for consumers and the economy on both sides of the Atlantic." He said Norwegian would create "thousands" of jobs and help the economies of its US …
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Knebworth woman with water fear becomes scuba diving teacher
Miss Shafe's job as a clinical research project manager conducting clinical trials in America means she regularly crosses the Atlantic Ocean. She now dived all around the world … I'm currently planning a June trip to Norway too. "I can dive to around …
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