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Number Of Expats In Shanghai On The Rise

With the number of expats continually increasing, and the number of geographical areas they move to expanding, there has been a significant rise in areas where historically there has not…

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Oman to tighten rules for for expat workers

Globalisation is a rapid process, but the rate at which it progresses varies and some of the less economically developed countries are responding by exploring ways in which they can…

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Three quarters of UK expats have no plans to return

More than three in four Britons who currently reside overseas are happy with their lives abroad and have no plans to return to Britain, a new survey from Lloyds TSB…

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Thousands of British pensioners are leaving their home country and relocating to south-east Asia

As the attraction for employers to capitalise on international opportunities is abundantly clear, the same for employees has not always been so clear. The opportunity to move to a new…

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The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

I generally try and keep the various threads on this blog going as new developments arise.  With this in mind, I would like to alert you to three news items…

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Canada ready to welcome skilled tradespeople

As more people look to foreign countries to provide them with employment, it is welcome news amongst the expat community that countries like  Canada are making it a more viable…

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43% of UK businesses look for opportunities overseas

As the stability of the business economy continues to be questioned, British businesses are looking for ways in which they can expand their business, with particular focus on opportunities within…

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Expats to be allowed to buy property in Jakarta

British expats in Indonesia might see property prices rise following the implementation of a new law that entitles foreigners to buy property in Jakarta, according to the Daily Telegraph. Indonesia’s…

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UAE to open ten new International schools

British expats living in the UAE might be relieved to know that ten new international schools are planned to be opened within two years to cater for the increased demand…

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India provides career opportunities to expats

The positive economic outlook and considerable career opportunities are among the main factors that have helped India become the country of choice for many young professionals from all corners of…