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Georgia Closer To EU Visa Liberalization

Georgia Closer To EU Visa Liberalization

By Edouard Berthier, for ExpatBriefing.com - 31 October, 2014

The European Commission has agreed that Georgia has met the initial requirements for dialogue on visa-free travel within the EU, with new laws in the areas of document security, asylum, anti-corruption, and anti-money laundering, as well as other measures.
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Tags: European Commission | law | agreements | Georgia | European Union (EU) | Expats | Visas and Passports | Europe

 

 

Survey Finds Many Brit Expats Choose Not To Integrate

Survey Finds Many Brit Expats Choose Not To Integrate

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 31 October, 2014

Significant numbers of British expats who responded to a survey have said that their social group is mainly British, and that they don't bother to learn the host language or have any interest in the local culture.
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Tags: United Arab Emirates | United Kingdom | Canada | New Zealand | Expats | Welfare | Europe | Africa

 

 

Property Market Index Due To Be Launched In South Africa

Property Market Index Due To Be Launched In South Africa

By Fiona Moore, for Expat-Briefing.com - 30 October, 2014

A real estate company in South Africa has launched what it says is the country's first comprehensive residential property index.
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Tags: South Africa | Expats | Investment | Property Investment | Invest | Africa | Investment

 

 

UK To Support Chinese Businesspeople To Secure Visas

UK To Support Chinese Businesspeople To Secure Visas

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 29 October, 2014

Chinese business partners of approved UK companies will soon be able to enjoy a simpler visa application process, along with extra support from UK Visas and Immigration.
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Tags: business | China | United Kingdom | trade | Expats | Immigration | Investment | Visas and Passports | Invest | Immigration | Investment

 

 

UK Scores Highly Among Expats For Social Life And Love

UK Scores Highly Among Expats For Social Life And Love

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 28 October, 2014

HSBC's Expat Explorer survey has revealed high satisfaction among expats with the quality of their social life in the UK, with around three-quarters of respondents in the country saying that they are integrating well into their local community, and 50 percent reporting that they have found long-term love.
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Tags: Russia | Wealth | Netherlands | China | Thailand | United Kingdom | education | France | Italy | Expats | Welfare | Lifestyle | Banking | Lifestyle

 

 

UK FCO Says Brits Should Plan Well Ahead Of Relocating

UK FCO Says Brits Should Plan Well Ahead Of Relocating

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com - 27 October, 2014

The UK's Foreign & Commonwealth Office is urging Britons who are planning to retire abroad to plan thoroughly, after a survey showed that retirees often do little research ahead of a move.
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Tags: United Kingdom | Expat Services | Expats | Healthcare | Welfare | Lifestyle | Healthcare | Lifestyle

 

 

Australia To Tighten Investment Criteria For Investor Visas

Australia To Tighten Investment Criteria For Investor Visas

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com - 24 October, 2014

Australia's Minister for Trade and Investment, Andrew Robb, has said that users of the country's Significant Investor Visa scheme and the new Premium Investor Visa scheme should have to make riskier investments in return for residency. Investment in residential real estate will no longer qualify.
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Tags: investment | business | investment funds | Australia | venture capital | Expats | Investment | Property Investment | Visas and Passports | business investment | Invest | Investment

 

 

HSBC Publishes Expat Quality Of Life Report

HSBC Publishes Expat Quality Of Life Report

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 23 October, 2014

HSBC's Expat Explorer survey for 2014 has identified Switzerland, Singapore, and China as the best locations for living abroad, taking into account quality of life, financial well-being, and ease of raising a family.
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Tags: individuals | Finance | Bahrain | China | Singapore | education | Hong Kong | New Zealand | Switzerland | Education | Employment | Expats | Personal Finance | Working Abroad | Welfare | Work | Working Abroad | Middle East | Education | Working Abroad

 

 

Canada Processing Citizenship Applications Faster

Canada Processing Citizenship Applications Faster

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com - 22 October, 2014

Canada's Immigration Minister, Chris Alexander, has said that recent reforms are responsible for quicker citizenship processing times and a reduction in the country's citizenship application backlog.
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Tags: Citizenship | Canada | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Immigration

 

 

UK Reviews Investment Visa Eligibility Terms

UK Reviews Investment Visa Eligibility Terms

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com - 21 October, 2014

The UK has announced changes to its Tier 1 (Investor) visa from next month, including a doubling of the required investment sum.
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Tags: investment | law | investment funds | United Kingdom | Expats | Immigration | Investment | Visas and Passports | Invest | Immigration | Investment

 

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