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UK Urged To Allow International Students Residency

UK Urged To Allow International Students Residency

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 30 September, 2014

A body that represents universities in the UK has urged the Government to make it easier for international students to stay on and work in the country after graduation.
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Tags: economics | United Kingdom | Education | Expats | Immigration | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Education | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

 

France To Get Tougher On Smokers

France To Get Tougher On Smokers

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com - 30 September, 2014

France is planning a number of measures to discourage smoking, including new restrictions on where smoking is allowed and on packaging.
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Tags: France | Expats | Welfare | Lifestyle | Lifestyle

 

 

South Africa Explains Birth Certificate Immigration Requirement

South Africa Explains Birth Certificate Immigration Requirement

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com - 29 September, 2014

South Africa's Home Affairs Minister, Malusi Gigaba, has explained how a new rule, which requires the parents of all minors traveling to or from the country to produce on their behalf an "unabridged" birth certificate, will apply to foreigners.
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Tags: South Africa | regulation | Expats | Immigration | Travel | Visas and Passports | Welfare | Africa | Immigration

 

 

Non-Residents In Taiwan Warned Of Compliance Audits

Non-Residents In Taiwan Warned Of Compliance Audits

By Mary Swire, Tax-Nws.com, Hong Kong - 29 September, 2014

The National Taxation Bureau of Taipei has warned that, as of this month, it will begin probing the tax affairs of those foreign persons who stay in Taiwan for longer than 91 days in a tax year.
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Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | tax | tax compliance | law | Taiwan | regulation | penalties | individual income tax | services | Expats | Tax

 

 

Expats Welcome Breakthrough In Andalucia Property Dispute

Expats Welcome Breakthrough In Andalucia Property Dispute

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 26 September, 2014

Two groups representing expats who unwittingly bought properties in Andalucía that had been built without planning permission have welcomed a local Government announcement that may regularize their "illegal" homes.
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Tags: law | real-estate | legislation | Spain | Expats | Investment | Property Investment | Welfare | Invest | Investment

 

 

London Living Costs Now Highest Globally, Says Report

London Living Costs Now Highest Globally, Says Report

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 25 September, 2014

A new study from Savills, an international real estate agency, says that London is now the most expensive city to to rent living and working space, displacing Hong Kong from last year's top spot.
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Tags: India | employees | United Kingdom | Brazil | France | Hong Kong | United States | Japan | Expats | Investment | Property Investment | Working Abroad | Work | Invest | Working Abroad | Investment | Working Abroad

 

 

Colliers Wins Awards For Asia-Pac Real Estate Advice

Colliers Wins Awards For Asia-Pac Real Estate Advice

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com - 24 September, 2014

Global real estate services company Colliers International has been named Best Overall Advisor and Consultant for Asia for the second year running in Euromoney's 2014 Real Estate Awards.
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Tags: China | Philippines | Singapore | Hong Kong | Indonesia | services | Expats | Investment | Property Investment | Invest | Investment

 

 

Expats In US To See Changes From Obamacare

Expats In US To See Changes From Obamacare

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com - 23 September, 2014

Expats in the US will see changes as a result of Obama's healthcare reforms, according to a recent survey, which showed that employers are considering significant changes to the plans they offer their employees to cut costs.
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Tags: individuals | compliance | tax | business | speculation | insurance | employees | retail | Expats

 

 

UK Annuity Returns Fall After 2014 Budget Changes

UK Annuity Returns Fall After 2014 Budget Changes

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 22 September, 2014

A new report from Towers Watson suggest that UK employees who choose to take an annuity on retirement may receive lower payouts each year after the announcement of the Government's new Defined Contribution pension changes.
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Tags: interest | employees | retirement | budget | Expats

 

 

Guernsey Supports Businesses, Expats To Relocate

Guernsey Supports Businesses, Expats To Relocate

By Jason Gorringe, Lowtax-net, London - 19 September, 2014

Guernsey has launched its "BusinessGuernsey" website to support businesses and individuals seeking to relocate to the island.
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Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | investment | business | company formation | intellectual property | banking | financial services | international financial centres (IFC) | Guernsey | offshore company formation | offshore | education | offshore banking | tax planning | regulation | services | Employment | Expats

 

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