A new survey has highlighted a “significant improvement” in confidence levels among North Sea oil and gas contractors who are also increasingly looking to weigh in for the energy transition.
Fraser of Allander Institute
Around a fifth of North Sea oil and gas contractors have warned they expect to make further job cuts in 2021 as they continue to deal with ongoing turmoil in the sector.
Oil and gas firms, contractors and operators are to be asked for their views on how coronavirus has impacted the sector.
Some of the UK’s top economists are to address the challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic in the Press and Journal’s first digital business breakfast tomorrow.
Coronavirus has put an unimaginable strain, not just on the national economy but on industries across the world.
One of Scotland’s top economists has said the Covid-19 crisis may usher in a “window of opportunity” to support the north-east energy transition.
Aberdeen and Grampian Chamber of Commerce’s 31st Oil and Gas Survey painted a positive picture for the oil and gas sector.
Enormous changes are afoot to help grow the Aberdeen economy in the coming years as uncertainty and fierce competition from other growing cities become the new norm.
The worst of the oil and gas downturn is over, a new survey shows.
Royal Bank of Scotland says weak sterling has delivered a boost for Scottish exporters but also warns economic growth north of the border remains “fragile”.
Economic growth forecasts for Scotland have been increased but remain “weak“ for the next few years and hampered by Brexit uncertainty, according to a new report.
North-sea job losses have not slowed down over the past year, but there are signs that industry has turned a corner, the 25th Oil and Gas Survey said.
It is highly likely that Scotland’s economy will be damaged if the UK votes to leave the EU, according to independent forecasters.
The latest Aberdeen and Grampian Chamber of Commerce (AGCC)/Fraser of Allander Oil and Gas Survey is the first since Russell Borthwick became AGCC chief executive earlier this year.