Expat News Tagged 'Hong Kong'

Shanghai FTZ To Remove Bureaucracy For Expats

Shanghai FTZ To Remove Bureaucracy For Expats

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 21 August, 2017

The Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone, the low-tax industrial zone, is taking steps to speed up residence and work permit applications for foreigners. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | Taiwan | professionals | Hong Kong | trade | free trade zone | Expat Services | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

Report Looks At Cost Of Education Abroad

Report Looks At Cost Of Education Abroad

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 14 July, 2017

The cost to parents of educating their children varies widely from country to country, costing anywhere from USD7,891 for state-funded education in Indonesia to USD200,000 for paid-for education in Hong Kong, according to a new HSBC report. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | India | Australia | China | Singapore | Taiwan | fees | education | Canada | Hong Kong | Indonesia | Expats

 

Asian, European Cities Dominate Top Of Annual Expat Cost Of Living Survey

Asian, European Cities Dominate Top Of Annual Expat Cost Of Living Survey

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 22 June, 2017

African, Asian, and European cities are the most expensive locations for expats working abroad, according to Mercer's annual Cost of Living Survey, released on June 21, 2017. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Chad | Kyrgyzstan | Uruguay | employees | Angola | Singapore | Brazil | Hong Kong | Tunisia | United States | Argentina | Macedonia | Seychelles | services | Expats | Europe | Other | Africa | South America

 

UK Pays Most For Expat Middle Managers, Study Says

UK Pays Most For Expat Middle Managers, Study Says

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com, 23 May, 2017

Middle managers sought by overseas companies will find the best raw pay packages, before expenses and tax, in the UK, while, in USD dollar terms, the amount commanded by a job in Hong Kong has fallen considerably. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | United Arab Emirates | tax | Saudi Arabia | employees | China | Qatar | United Kingdom | fees | tax rates | Germany | Hong Kong | currency | standards | Japan | Expats | Europe

 

Surge In Demand From Expats For UK Buy-To-Let Properties

Surge In Demand From Expats For UK Buy-To-Let Properties

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 17 February, 2017

Skipton International, the offshore bank, has reported that it has seen applications for UK mortgages from expats in Hong Kong more than double over the past three years, and applications from elsewhere rise too. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | investment | Mortgages | Guernsey | offshore | Hong Kong | currency | Expats | Money Transfers | Europe | Invest

 

Singapore Said To Offer Best Education Globally

Singapore Said To Offer Best Education Globally

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 14 December, 2016

Singapore has the best school system in the world, according to a new report from the OECD. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | Colombia | Estonia | Singapore | education | Canada | Finland | Hong Kong | Peru | Japan | Vietnam | Expats | Immigration | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Other | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

Taiwan Voted Best Expat Destination

Taiwan Voted Best Expat Destination

By by Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington, 16 September, 2016

Taiwan has been named best expat destination in a recent survey, followed by Malta with Ecuador in third place. Read full story »

Tags: Finance | Kuwait | Malta | Niger | Nigeria | Ecuador | Taiwan | Greece | Hong Kong | Expats | Personal Finance | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

Hong Kong Is Most Expensive For Expats

Hong Kong Is Most Expensive For Expats

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 02 August, 2016

Hong Kong tops the list of most expensive cities for expatriates according to global consulting firm Mercer's 22nd annual Cost of Living Survey. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Chad | Angola | China | Singapore | food | Hong Kong | Switzerland | United States | currency | Japan | Expats

 

Hong Kong Flights To Become Dearer

Hong Kong Flights To Become Dearer

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 14 June, 2016

Hong Kong International Airport is to begin charging an airport construction fee to passengers, which will make it more expensive for passengers flying to, from, or through Hong Kong from August 1, 2016. Read full story »

Tags: business | aviation | Hong Kong | construction | Expats

 

UK Expands Registered Traveler Service To Asian States

UK Expands Registered Traveler Service To Asian States

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 03 February, 2016

Frequently travelers from Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea, and Taiwan to the UK can now apply to be part of the UK's Registered Traveler service. Read full story »

Tags: Australia | Singapore | Taiwan | United Kingdom | Canada | Hong Kong | Korea, South | New Zealand | Japan | Expats | Travel | Visas and Passports

 

 




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