Expat News Tagged 'Korea'

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

 

Indonesia To Extend Visa Waivers To Five More Countries

Indonesia To Extend Visa Waivers To Five More Countries

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 01 December, 2014

Indonesia is set to introduce visa-free travel for short-term visitors from Australia, China, Japan, South Korea, and Russia. Read full story »

Tags: Russia | China | travel and tourism | Indonesia | Korea, South | Japan | Expats | Travel | Visas and Passports

 

Asia Funds Passport Could Save Investors Billions

Asia Funds Passport Could Save Investors Billions

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 14 July, 2014

In a study, entitled the "Asia Region Funds Passport (ARFP): A Study of Potential Economic Benefits and Costs," which has been issued by the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Policy Support Unit, it has been estimated that the passport could save the region's investors USD20bn annually in fund management costs. Read full story »

Tags: investment | business | capital markets | investment funds | Australia | Philippines | Singapore | Thailand | Korea, South | New Zealand | Expats | Investment | Asia-Pacific | Invest | Investment

 

Germany, Hong Kong To Simplify Border Entry

Germany, Hong Kong To Simplify Border Entry

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 22 May, 2014

Germany has become the first western country to enter into a reciprocal agreement on mutual automated border clearances with Hong Kong. Read full story »

Tags: Germany | Hong Kong | Korea, South | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Immigration

 

Seoul Plans Extra Support For Foreigners

Seoul Plans Extra Support For Foreigners

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 16 May, 2014

Seoul's Municipal Government has announced initiatives to help foreign residents living in the South Korean capital, including human rights support services, job fairs, shelters, more translators, and an expatriate council. Read full story »

Tags: China | Korea, South | Expats | Welfare

 

Asia Leading The World On Education

Asia Leading The World On Education

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 13 May, 2014

A new global ranking of the world's education systems has found that East Asian nations continue to outperform other parts of the world, with the top four spots going to South Korea, Japan, Singapore, and Hong Kong. Read full story »

Tags: Russia | Israel | Singapore | United Kingdom | education | Finland | Hong Kong | Korea, South | Poland | Japan | Education | Expats | Study | Education

 

Asia Region Funds Passport Proposed

Asia Region Funds Passport Proposed

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 18 April, 2014

Singapore, Australia, South Korea, New Zealand, Philippines and Thailand have released a joint consultation paper on the operation of the Asia Region Funds Passport, which, when implemented, will allow fund managers operating in a passport member economy to offer their funds in other passport member economies under a streamlined authorization process. Read full story »

Tags: Finance | investment | business | capital markets | investment funds | Australia | Philippines | Singapore | Taiwan | Thailand | enforcement | Hong Kong | Indonesia | Korea, South | Malaysia | New Zealand | standards | Japan | Vietnam | Expats | Asia-Pacific | Invest

 

Mercer Reveals Top Cities For Expats

Mercer Reveals Top Cities For Expats

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 25 February, 2014

Vienna offers the best quality of living for expatriates, while Singapore is best in Asia, the latest Quality of Living rankings, compiled by consultancy company Mercer, says. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | India | Australia | China | Iraq | Singapore | Austria | Bangladesh | Germany | Korea, South | New Zealand | Switzerland | Dubai | Japan | Expats | Working Abroad | Welfare | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

Hong Kong Added To UK Youth Mobility Scheme

Hong Kong Added To UK Youth Mobility Scheme

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 23 December, 2013

A thousand young people from Hong Kong and an equal number from the UK now have the opportunity to live, work or study in each other's territory for up to two years, following Hong Kong's inclusion in the UK's Youth Mobility Scheme. Read full story »

Tags: Australia | Monaco | Taiwan | United Kingdom | Canada | Guinea | Hong Kong | Korea, South | New Zealand | Japan | Education | Expats | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Education | Working Abroad

 

WisdomTree Launches Korea Hedged Equity Fund

WisdomTree Launches Korea Hedged Equity Fund

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 15 November, 2013

WisdomTree, an exchange-traded fund sponsor and asset manager, announced on November 07, 2013 the launch of a new ETF, the WisdomTree Korea Hedged Equity Fund, on the Nasdaq Stock Market. Read full story »

Tags: investment | investment funds | hedge funds | Korea, South | currency | trade | Expats

 

 




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