Articles And Special Features

Trump - The President US Expats Have Been Waiting for?

Trump - The President US Expats Have Been Waiting for?

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 24 November, 2016

The election of maverick businessman Donald Trump to the presidency of the United States earlier this month was, to put it mildly, a controversial decision by the US electorate... Read Full Article »

Tags: compliance | business | interest | Tax | inflation | Expats | FATCA | Compliance | expatriates | investment | United States | legislation | law | services | mining | tax compliance | tax | tax reform | gift tax |

 

Expat Health and Life Insurance

Expat Health and Life Insurance

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 08 November, 2016

Insurance is one of those things that everyone hopes they'll never need, and as a result, a frightening number choose to bury their heads in the sand, hoping that their luck will hold. However, by far the most sensible solution for those... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | interest | Europe | expatriates | employees | retirement | Insurance | investment | Dubai | Canada | Ireland | Isle of Man | Iraq | Liechtenstein | Luxembourg | Singapore | regulation | law | offshore | insurance | tax |

 

China - Where Challenges Are Rewarded

China - Where Challenges Are Rewarded

ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 25 October, 2016

As it continues to internationalize its economy, China is opening up new avenues for highly skilled foreign professionals to take up employment in the country, while state-owned and foreign-invested companies are being encouraged... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | interest | royalties | payroll | dividends | Regulations | Tax | Expats | individuals | professionals | employees | Hong Kong | China | regulation | services | financial services | education | tax | withholding tax | social security | trade |

 

Singapore - Safe, Sound, And Rewarding for Expats

Singapore - Safe, Sound, And Rewarding for Expats

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 07 October, 2016

Singapore was once again chosen as the world's best place for expat living by HSBC's latest Expat Explorer survey, arguably the most definitive survey of its type. This article runs the rule over South East Asia's thriving "Lion City."... Read Full Article »

Tags: tax information exchange agreement (TIEA) | Tax | Expats | FATCA | individuals | investment | Canada | France | Germany | Hong Kong | Malaysia | Belgium | India | Australia | China | Singapore | services | banking | tax | tax rates | withholding tax |

 

Malta - The Friendly Island Rolling Out The Red Carpet For Expats

Malta - The Friendly Island Rolling Out The Red Carpet For Expats

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 22 September, 2016

Little more than two or three hours flying time from most places in Europe, Malta has an average of 300 days of sunshine each year, temperatures of between 14°C in winter and 32°C in summer, a typically laid-back Mediterranean... Read Full Article »

Tags: Tax | Europe | Invest | Other | individuals | investment | Cyprus | Iceland | Malta | Liechtenstein | law | offshore | tax authority | services | commerce | banking | financial services | insurance | e-commerce | fees | tax |

 

Hong Kong For Expats

Hong Kong For Expats

ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 12 September, 2016

It was recently named as the most expensive city in the world for a company to send an expatriate worker on assignment in Mercer's latest annual expat cost of living survey. Yet, bustling and vibrant, with good career prospects... Read Full Article »

Tags: agreements | business | Tax | Work | Africa | Expats | FATCA | Japan | Canada | France | Hong Kong | Ireland | Russia | South Africa | China | Luxembourg | Macau | law | services | banking | financial services | tax |

 

Barbados - The Gateway To The Caribbean

Barbados - The Gateway To The Caribbean

ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 30 August, 2016

The most easterly of the Caribbean islands, Barbados, is a popular destination for expat retirees and investors from North America and Europe. With its year-round warm climate contrasting sharply with the often unforgiving winters... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Immigration | Tax | Europe | Retire | currency | Immigration | Offshore | FATCA | individuals | employees | investment | Barbados | regulation | law | services | construction | insurance | tax | withholding tax | trade |

 

The Costliest (And cheapest) Cities To Send Expat Assignees

The Costliest (And cheapest) Cities To Send Expat Assignees

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 15 August, 2016

As we reported in Expat Briefing last week, Hong Kong is now the most expensive city for companies to send employees on assignment, just ahead of the usual suspects at the top of this league table like Geneva, Tokyo and Singapore... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Europe | Africa | South America | Middle East | inflation | currency | Expats | expatriates | employees | Japan | Brazil | Hong Kong | Puerto Rico | India | Niger | Nigeria | Uruguay | Turkmenistan | Angola | Australia | Singapore |

 

Brexit: What About The Overseas Territories?

Brexit: What About The Overseas Territories?

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 01 August, 2016

In terms of outright numbers, the British Crown Dependencies – Guernsey, Jersey and the Isle of Man – and Gibraltar – a UK Overseas Territory – are home to small populations of British expats... Read Full Article »

Tags: compliance | interest | Europe | fiscal policy | entrepreneurs | Spain | Gibraltar | Isle of Man | Guernsey | Jersey | United Kingdom | legislation | services | commerce | banking | financial services | insurance | environment | e-commerce | manufacturing | tax | trade |

 

Brexit: Keep Calm And Carry On

Brexit: Keep Calm And Carry On

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 15 July, 2016

Britain's decision to leave the European Union has understandably prompted frenzied speculation within the community of British expats living on the continent about how Brexit will affect them, and what they can do to mitigate any negative consequences... Read Full Article »

Tags: speculation | interest | Investment | Pensions | Europe | Invest | Other | Expats | Health Insurance | Investment | Pensions | Wealth | Insurance | pensions | investment | Japan | China | services | insurance | trade |

 

 




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