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Local Hire

A new employee who lives in the same area as the job. A company does not have as many start-up costs for a new hire because it does not cover any relocation expenses. Local hires may also be paid less than others, especially in the developing world and some other areas.
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Jason Grundy stated that nationalisation programmes will continue to dominate across the GCC with further legislation expected to limit more sectors and specific roles for local hires.
They also help pump money back into the local economy; so far local hires have received more than $2 million in federal wages.
Fellow US banking giant Goldman Sachs - which employs 6,500 UK staff - is set to at least double its Frankfurt office to 400 staff through a mix of relocations and local hires and has also signed a lease on a yet-to-be built skyscraper that can house up to 800 employees with options to take up additional space.
The Port of Oakland adopted a Maritime Aviation Project Labor Agreement (MAPLA) in 2000 and was updated in February 2016 to promote local hires and provide access for local workers interested in the construction industry.
Adam Marshall, acting director general of the British Chambers of Commerce, told the BBC: Companies do so much in the UK to train up their workers and, of course, look for local hires before going to the overseas market.
We've already made some local hires and will be utilising our existing bookmaking and back office expertise to support the business.
She adds that El Nido Resorts employees, 90 percent of whom are local hires, have been required to undergo these environmental training programs since the late '90s.
Jacobs has said that it will mobilise some of its staff from the soon-to-complete Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi project and will complement these with local hires.
Jacobs is mobilizing a number of its healthcare professionals from that project, plus local hires, to work on the Saudi Arabian National Guard hospital program, said a senior official.
Companies face fines and hiring restrictions if they fail to meet their quotas for local hires.
Today Huawei Middle East has offices across 10 countries with over 3,800 employees--of whom over 64 percent are local hires.
Hamilton Energy Solutions has added several new local hires to their sales team to assist in developing commercial projects in the dynamic solar energy market in the San Joaquin Valley.