Articles And Special Features Tagged 'Japan'

The Netherlands 30 Percent Ruling

The Netherlands 30 Percent Ruling

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 11 September, 2017

In this feature, we look at the benefits and the terms and conditions of the Dutch "30 percent ruling," a special tax regime for expatriate workers designed to alleviate the financial burden of moving and working in a foreign country... Read Full Article »

Tags: Tax | Europe | Western Europe | self-employment | employees | Japan | Canada | France | Germany | Indonesia | Belgium | Netherlands | Suriname | Jersey | United Kingdom | services | marine | food | tax credits | tax | trade |

 

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 |

 

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: 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 |

 

The Best Cities To Get Sent On Assignment (And Some Of The Worst)

The Best Cities To Get Sent On Assignment (And Some Of The Worst)

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 29 February, 2016

Yes, the weather is often on the dull side, taxes are usually on the high side and the cost of real estate is on the eye-wateringly expensive side, but Western Europe still dominates the top tier of Mercer's league table of cities measured... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | multinationals | Europe | Asia-Pacific | Other | North America | Africa | South America | Western Europe | Central and Eastern Europe | expatriates | employees | Dubai | Japan | Austria | New Zealand | Switzerland | Australia | Mexico | Singapore | services |

 

How To Boost Your Income And Quality of Life: Move To Singapore!

How To Boost Your Income And Quality of Life: Move To Singapore!

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 13 October, 2015

Recently rated as the best place in the world for expat living overall, the thriving city-state of Singapore is the subject of this special feature... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | multinationals | Tax | Europe | individuals | investment | Japan | Canada | Malaysia | Belgium | India | Australia | China | Singapore | services | banking | financial services | environment | tax | tax rates | withholding tax |

 

Panama Focus

Panama Focus

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 12 March, 2015

Panama has long been a popular location for expat retirees from North America and Europe. Not only does its sub-tropical climate make it a pleasant place to live, but its tax rules and special visa schemes are also very appealing... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Europe | individuals | investment | Japan | Panama | Czech Republic | Spain | United States | Netherlands | Portugal | Luxembourg | Singapore | legislation | law | services | banking | insurance | tax | social security | trade |

 

From Thailand to Ecuador: Finding The Perfect Expat Location

From Thailand to Ecuador: Finding The Perfect Expat Location

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 20 October, 2014

Survey after survey claims to know where the best locations are for expats to settle or to work, either individually or as a family unit, in terms of cost of living and overall quality of life. Some these findings might surprise you. Others won’t... Read Full Article »

Tags: Economy | Tax | Europe | Study | Expats | Personal Finance | Finance | Japan | Germany | New Zealand | Spain | Switzerland | Bahamas | Angola | Australia | China | Ecuador | Monaco | Singapore | Thailand | tax |

 

Brazil - Staying Safe and Healthy

Brazil - Staying Safe and Healthy

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 16 June, 2014

It’s the land of Pele and samba football (of the association variety). Indeed, if England is regarded as the “mother country” of the beautiful game, then Brazil is widely recognised as its spiritual home... Read Full Article »

Tags: Europe | North America | Africa | budget | Travel | individuals | expatriates | investment | Japan | Brazil | Italy | India | South Africa | Australia | law | standards | penalties | private healthcare | insurance | environment | health care | tax |

 

Hedge Funds: The Alternative Mainstream?

Hedge Funds: The Alternative Mainstream?

Expat Briefing Editorial Team, 10 June, 2014

Although now a well-established feature of the global investment landscape, the hedge fund industry still generates a great deal of controversy; often perceived by politicians, the public and the popular media as... Read Full Article »

Tags: compliance | interest | Investment | Europe | Invest | currency | Investment | investment funds | hedge funds | equity investment | investment | alternative investment | Japan | United States | law | regulation | services | retail | fees | tax | trade |

 

 




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