Expat News Tagged 'Middle East'

Bank Of Palestine Targets Expats Through Dubai Branch

Bank Of Palestine Targets Expats Through Dubai Branch

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

Bank of Palestine, the territory's largest financial institution, has set up its first international representative office, in Dubai, to target the Palestinian diaspora living in the Gulf region and beyond. Read full story »

Tags: tax | investment | business | interest | Palestine | law | banking | Dubai | services | Expats | Africa | Middle East

 

Expat 'Liveability' Index Published

Expat 'Liveability' Index Published

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 26 January, 2015

Bern and Copenhagen have been ranked as the easiest places to relocate for Europeans posted abroad. Toronto came first for North Americans and Singapore was first for Asians. Read full story »

Tags: South Africa | business | Mauritius | employees | Australia | Singapore | education | Canada | Hong Kong | Dubai | Japan | services | Expat Services | Expats | Working Abroad | Welfare | Europe | Work | Working Abroad | North America | Africa | Middle East | Working Abroad

 

HSBC Publishes Expat Quality Of Life Report

HSBC Publishes Expat Quality Of Life Report

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 23 October, 2014

HSBC's Expat Explorer survey for 2014 has identified Switzerland, Singapore, and China as the best locations for living abroad, taking into account quality of life, financial well-being, and ease of raising a family. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | Finance | Bahrain | China | Singapore | education | Hong Kong | New Zealand | Switzerland | Education | Employment | Expats | Personal Finance | Working Abroad | Welfare | Work | Working Abroad | Middle East | Education | Working Abroad

 

New Study Looks At Living Standards Worldwide

New Study Looks At Living Standards Worldwide

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 06 October, 2014

A new study co-produced by the OECD shows that there have been worldwide improvements in the quality of peoples' lives, despite marked differences in economic opportunities and growth. Read full story »

Tags: Western Europe | gross domestic product (GDP) | Australia | China | health care | education | United States | Expats | Welfare | Europe | North America | Africa | Middle East

 

Report Tracks Availability Of Banking Services Worldwide

Report Tracks Availability Of Banking Services Worldwide

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 18 September, 2014

Standard Chartered, a bank, has released a new report that looks at 30 countries' efforts to improve residents' access to banking services. The report presents a heatmap of how the countries fare based on 12 indicators of inclusion, including access to ATM machines, payments made by credit or debit card, savings, and the uptake of loans. Read full story »

Tags: Pakistan | Niger | Nigeria | banking | financial services | Singapore | Thailand | Bangladesh | Brazil | Canada | Egypt | Germany | Hong Kong | Indonesia | Kenya | Malaysia | Uganda | regulation | retail | Ghana | Vietnam | services | Expats | Africa | Middle East | Lifestyle | Lifestyle

 

St Kitts Touts Citizenship By Investment Scheme Perks

St Kitts Touts Citizenship By Investment Scheme Perks

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 01 May, 2014

St Kitts and Nevis's Citizenship by Investment Program has advanced considerably since it was introduced in 1984, Richard Skerritt, the Federation's Minister of Minister of International Trade and Industry, told attendees at the recent Citizenship by Investment forum in Dubai. Read full story »

Tags: Citizenship | tax | investment | interest | legislation | Expats | Investment | Invest | Middle East | Investment

 

Mideast Fuels Demand For Citizenship By Investment Programs

Mideast Fuels Demand For Citizenship By Investment Programs

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 01 May, 2014

Nearly 60 percent of applicants for second citizenship or second residence programs come from the Middle East, but Asia is the new frontier with ultra wealthy Chinese and Indian nationals and non-residents likely to spur demand for these programs in the next five years. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | Pakistan | Russia | Wealth | Citizenship | tax | investment | India | accounting | education | Egypt | United States | Dubai | Lebanon | Expats | Europe | Middle East

 

Savills Teams Up With LA-Based Real Estate Brokerage

Savills Teams Up With LA-Based Real Estate Brokerage

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 16 April, 2014

Real estate adviser Savills announced recently that it has partnered with The Agency, a Los Angeles-based real estate brokerage, which has offices in Las Vegas and throughout Southern California. Read full story »

Tags: Asia Pacific | investment | real-estate investment | real-estate | Expats | Europe | Africa | Middle East

 

London Sees Record Commercial Property Investment In Q1

London Sees Record Commercial Property Investment In Q1

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 14 April, 2014

Central London's commercial property transactions totaled GBP4.13bn in the first quarter of this year, the highest Q1 level ever recorded in the area, according to New York-based real estate services firm Cushman and Wakefield. Read full story »

Tags: investment | real-estate investment | real-estate | United Kingdom | Expats | Europe | North America | Middle East

 

Affluent Upbeat About 2014 Prospects

Affluent Upbeat About 2014 Prospects

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 03 April, 2014

63 percent of global Ultra High Net Worth Individuals are generally positive about wealth creation prospects this year, according to the Wealth Report 2014, published by British property consultancy Knight Frank. Read full story »

Tags: Wealth | investment | Expats | Europe | North America | Middle East

 

 




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