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5 Reasons why expats choose International Health Plans

5 Reasons why expats choose International Health Plans

Contributed by Cigna Global, 30 August, 2016

When relocating to a new country, it's important to secure peace of mind in as many aspects of your new life as possible; and ensuring that healthcare will be available for you and your family is a must... Read Full Article »

Tags: Health Insurance | expatriates | Insurance | services | public health | insurance | health care

 

The cost of getting ill abroad: comment from Bupa Global

The cost of getting ill abroad: comment from Bupa Global

Contributed by Bupa Global, 18 August, 2016

Commenting on recent figures from the Association of British Insurers, Michael McKessar, Director of Bupa Global Travel said... Read Full Article »

Tags: Travel | Insurance | Canada | France | Hong Kong | Switzerland | United States | insurance

 

Career Opportunities for Both Nationals and Expats in Qatar

Career Opportunities for Both Nationals and Expats in Qatar

Contributed by Aakanksha Pasricha, 11 August, 2016

Qatar, a member of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), is one of the six Arab states with substantial oil and natural gas reserves and hence is considered to be one of the wealthiest states in the Gulf region... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Work | professionals | employees | Qatar | Gulf Cooperation Council | services | construction | banking | health care | education | oil and gas | tax

 

Expat Adjustment Survey

Expat Adjustment Survey

Contributed by Angelica Manrique, 29 June, 2016

My name is Angélica Manrique and I am a student at the University of Paderborn. As part of my Bachelor’s thesis, I am conducting a study, which deals with the effect that cultural distance may have on the adjustment of expatriates... Read Full Article »

Tags: expatriates | employees

 

5 Things You'll Love About Being an Expat in the UK

5 Things You'll Love About Being an Expat in the UK

Contributed by Pegasus Marine Finance, 27 June, 2016

Whether you're on the hunt for sunny seaside living or challenging hikes through the wilderness, Britain's smorgasbord of iconic landmarks, adrenaline-fuelled activities and natural beauty mean expats of all tastes can find their permanent paradise here... Read Full Article »

Tags: Europe | International Living | marine

 

Overcoming Culture Shock

Overcoming Culture Shock

Contributed by Missi Davis, 02 June, 2016

Think you're an open-minded kind of person, who's seen it all and takes everything in their stride? Think again. Even the most easygoing, tolerant, carefree individual will experience moments of disorientation and disconcertion when... Read Full Article »

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The Highest Paying Engineering Jobs in the Gulf Region

The Highest Paying Engineering Jobs in the Gulf Region

Contributed by Akansha Arora, 02 June, 2016

The Job market in the Gulf has been on a positive side from past few years pulling a number of expats to come and work in these countries. Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Saudi Arabia, Oman and Kuwait are some countries where there are... Read Full Article »

Tags: interest | Work | Other | Middle East | professionals | Dubai | Oman | Kuwait | Saudi Arabia | construction

 

NHS and the European Union

NHS and the European Union

Contributed by MEDIGO, 18 May, 2016

This infographic outlines the key facts about the relationship between the NHS and the European Union... Read Full Article »

Tags: Europe | United Kingdom

 

An expat's guide to building a credit history in Australia

An expat's guide to building a credit history in Australia

Contributed by Bad Credit Car Loans, 11 April, 2016

If you’re a recent arrival in Australia, you’ll be pleased to know that you have zero credit history. That’s a blessing but also a curse. Unlike some countries, Australia won’t see you as a “bad credit” case... Read Full Article »

Tags: Utilities | Australia | services | banking | insurance

 

Five Competencies To Be A Good Admin Professional

Five Competencies To Be A Good Admin Professional

Contributed by Aakanksha Pasricha, 23 March, 2016

Carving out a career as an admin can be challenging as it requires talent to juggle between multiple roles. Throughout their careers, administrative personnel are entrusted with a variety of office duties... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Professionals | professionals | employees | United Arab Emirates | training | environment | oil and gas

 

 

 




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