This season of Law & Order: CI remained in its time slot of NBC Sunday's at 9PM/8c, its final season in this slot on NBC; its move to Tuesdays in the sixth season caused a ratings decline. During the 2005–2006 network TV season episodes were up against episodes of Desperate Housewives on ABC and episodes of Family Guy and American Dad! on Fox. The show "roller coasted" in the ratings with the competition, but NBC executives were impressed with the 11 million viewers per week it was able to retain.
Offshore (1979) is a novel by Penelope Fitzgerald. It won the Booker Prize for that year. It recalls her time spent on boats on the Thames in Battersea. The novel explores the liminality of people who do not belong to the land or the sea, but are somewhere in between. The epigraph, "che mena il vento, e che batte la pioggia, e che s'incontran con si aspre lingue" ("whom the wind drives, or whom the rain beats, or those who clash with such bitter tongues") comes from Canto XI of Dante's Inferno.
"Offshore", when used relative to hydrocarbons, refers to an oil, natural gas or condensate field that is under the sea, or to activities or operations carried out in relation to such a field. There are various types of platform used in the development of offshore oil and gas fields, and subsea facilities.
are sought after by offshore and local non-Cook Islands people and are likely to be the most problematic of all visas once the law is applied ... If an employer genuinely has to look offshore to fill a vacancy because of an absence of local applicants, he or she is probably facing a serious staffing problem.
For its office segment, Dy said they have not seen any huge contraction or departure of their major tenants for both the business process outsourcing companies and traditional corporates and that the vacancies they have recorded were primarily from POGO (PhilippineOffshore Gaming Operator) locators.
With countries around the globe opening their borders and processing visas again after two years of uncertainty, companies offering emigration opportunities for South Africans have seen a huge surge in interest ... fast-track visa assistance, international job vacancies, exclusive offshore investment opportunities, moving logistics services and more. .
... ecozones in Metro Manila has not only affected local government units in Metro Manila that do not yet host ecozones, but also worsened the vacancy rate of office spaces in Metro Manila considering the exit of PhilippineOffshore Gaming Operators and the shift to WFH arrangements.
ColliersPhilippines said in a property briefing office vacancy would likely peak this year before recovering in 2023 ... It said that assuming 100,000 square meters of office space would be leased to PhilippineOffshore Gaming Operators this year, office vacancy would be at 18.2 percent, instead of the estimated 18.9 percent.
Some major markets are even demonstrating over 25 percent vacancies already as offshore gaming companies continued to return large amounts of office spaces ...Data showed that the unoccupied spaces in developments completed within the first quarter to third quarter this year in Metro Manila accounted for 22 percent of the total vacancies.
Two Career DevelopmentPlans were launched yesterday to attract local talent to the marine and offshore engineering industry ... They are critical in almost every aspect of marine and offshore projects." ... The Career Development Plans will be adopted by four firms for a start - Dyna-Mac Engineering, KeppelOffshore & Marine, PaxOcean and Sembcorp Marine.
JLL head of research and consultancy Janlo de los Reyes said office vacancy also hit 14.7 percent in the first quarter, with largest move-outs from Philippine offshore gaming operators and outsourcing and offshoring companies ... The surge in vacancies is seen to sustain the downward trend in rents.
Mills added that only less than 2 percent of their portfolio’s office leases is expiring this year, which makes them “not directly exposed to market vacancy and possible rental adjustments at this time.” ... It also has no Philippine offshore gaming operator tenants, which is currently driving vacancy in the country’s office market, according to Mills.
ColliersPhilippines said office vacancy would reach 12.5 percent this year as more Philippine offshore gaming operators moved out and business process outsourcing companies rationalized their office space requirements ... The group said it was expecting residential vacancy to accelerate to 16.9 percent this year from 15.6 percent in 2020.