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Welcome to the definitive expat website - A free online publication serving international expatriates and featuring world news, forums, events, in-depth country information and reliable investment and personal taxation guides. From moving to living to repatriation and everything in between. Explore our search tools covering international schools, jobs, expat events and embassies.

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Expat News Headlines

Seoul Most Expensive Asian Expat Destination

Seoul Most Expensive Asian Expat Destination

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com - 17 December, 2014

A cost-of-living survey has found that Seoul has overtaken Tokyo as the most expensive location in the Asia-Pacific region for expats, and that prices have been rising fast in China.
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Western Union Enters Deal With Bank Of China

Western Union Enters Deal With Bank Of China

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com - 17 December, 2014

Western Union's money transfer services will be available at 10,000 Bank of China branches and sub-branches across mainland China from next year.
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Juncker Slams UK On Attitude To EU Migrants

Juncker Slams UK On Attitude To EU Migrants

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com - 16 December, 2014

The President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, has said that the UK needs to stop behaving as if people from Eastern Europe who are working in the country are criminals.
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Dates Confirmed For 2016 Tour De France

Dates Confirmed For 2016 Tour De France

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com - 15 December, 2014

The Director of the Tour de France, Christian Prudhomme, has revealed that the Grand Départ for the 2016 race will take place in the Manche department of Lower Normandy, with the starting line at the foot of the World Heritage Site of Mont-Saint-Michel Abbey.
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Overseas Australians Warned On Consular Assistance

Overseas Australians Warned On Consular Assistance

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com - 12 December, 2014

Australia's Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop, has warned Australians living or traveling overseas that the country's new consular strategy will promote a stronger culture of self-reliance, and that individuals who behave recklessly abroad or make unreasonable requests will receive only "the absolute minimum level of assistance."
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Singapore and US To Explore Trusted Traveler Program

Singapore and US To Explore Trusted Traveler Program

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com - 11 December, 2014

Singapore and the US have agreed to explore the development of automated immigration clearance for citizens of both countries via a Trusted Traveler Program.
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Companies Join Forces On Services For Overseas Property Buyers

Companies Join Forces On Services For Overseas Property Buyers

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 10 December, 2014

Moneycorp, a UK-based international payments specialist, and Hiscox, a global insurance provider, have signed a deal which they say will provide exclusive benefits to customers wanting to buy, manage and safeguard properties abroad.
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European Commission Awards Cities For Disability-Friendly Improvements

European Commission Awards Cities For Disability-Friendly Improvements

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com - 09 December, 2014

The European Commission has announced the winners of its 2015 Access City Award, which highlights efforts to remove barriers for people with disabilities.
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OECD Report Charts Expat Movements

OECD Report Charts Expat Movements

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com - 08 December, 2014

Since the beginning of the financial crisis, European Union member states have grown in popularity among expats looking to relocate, with migration flows to Germany rising for the fourth year running in 2013, according to a new report from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development.
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Foreign Graduate Entrepreneurs 'Not Welcomed' In UK

Foreign Graduate Entrepreneurs 'Not Welcomed' In UK

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 05 December, 2014

Britain's National Union of Students has warned that the UK risks losing talent unless changes are made to the visa system to make it easier for international students who wish to start their own business to remain in the country.
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