Expat News Tagged 'New Zealand'

Singapore Offers Expats Best Life, Work Opportunities

Singapore Offers Expats Best Life, Work Opportunities

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 29 September, 2017

Expats still consider Singapore to be the best territory to relocate for life and work, according to a recently released annual survey from HSBC. Meanwhile, firms in Switzerland and Saudi Arabia increased expats' wages most. Read full story »

Tags: United Arab Emirates | Netherlands | Saudi Arabia | Australia | Norway | Singapore | education | Austria | Canada | Germany | New Zealand | Sweden | Switzerland | Expats

 

New Zealand Increasingly Appealing For Backpackers

New Zealand Increasingly Appealing For Backpackers

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 17 February, 2017

New Zealand, an increasingly popular destination for backpackers, is to increase its minimum wage from April 1, in a move that may improve the country's appeal further following Australia's decision to levy a backpacker tax. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | business | training | Australia | tax rates | New Zealand | penalties | Expats | Work

 

EU Less Popular For Skilled Expats, Says OECD

EU Less Popular For Skilled Expats, Says OECD

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

Recruiting Immigrant Workers: Europe, a report released by the OECD on June 7, says the European Union should reform its legal policies on labor migration to enlarge its share of the "global talent pool." Read full story »

Tags: European Commission | training | Australia | Canada | New Zealand | United States | Employment | Expats | Europe | Work | North America

 

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

 

HSBC Launches Multiple Currency Account

HSBC Launches Multiple Currency Account

By by Jason Gorringe, Tax-News.com, London, 15 December, 2015

HSBC has begun offering a new fee-free retail currency account targeted at the increasing number of people from the UK working, living, or travelling abroad. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | South Africa | Finance | Currency | banking | Australia | Singapore | professionals | Hong Kong | New Zealand | currency | retail | Japan | Africa

 

Hong Kong Expat Business Travel Card Extended

Hong Kong Expat Business Travel Card Extended

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 14 September, 2015

Hong Kong's Immigration Department has announced that successful applicants for an APEC Business Travel Card whose applications are submitted on or after September 1, 2015 will be granted a card valid for five years. Read full story »

Tags: Russia | business | Brunei | Chile | Australia | China | Mexico | Philippines | Singapore | Thailand | Canada | Guinea | Hong Kong | Indonesia | Malaysia | New Zealand | Papua New Guinea | Peru | Japan | Vietnam | Employment | Expat Services | Expats | Immigration | Travel | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

Expat Representation Becomes Election Issue In NZ

Expat Representation Becomes Election Issue In NZ

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 25 June, 2015

The newly formed Expatriate Party of New Zealand seeks to put expat rights firmly on the agenda for the forthcoming general election. Read full story »

Tags: Expat Groups | Australia | United Kingdom | New Zealand | Expat Services | Expats | Travel | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Welfare | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

Top Schools In Asia, OECD Report Says

Top Schools In Asia, OECD Report Says

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 20 May, 2015

A report from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) gives expats a useful guide to the countries with the most successful school systems. Read full story »

Tags: Ireland | Estonia | Singapore | education | Canada | Finland | New Zealand | standards | Education | Expats | Immigration | Working Abroad | Welfare | Europe | Work | Working Abroad | Lifestyle | Education | Immigration | Lifestyle | Working Abroad

 

European Migration Network To Hold EU Conference

European Migration Network To Hold EU Conference

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com, 18 March, 2015

The Annual Conference of the European Migration Network, titled "Attracting and Retaining Talent in Europe," will take place on March 19 and 20, 2015, in Riga. Read full story »

Tags: business | European Commission | India | Expat Groups | Canada | New Zealand | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Working Abroad | Europe | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

New Zealand 'Living Wage' Updated For 2015

New Zealand 'Living Wage' Updated For 2015

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 26 February, 2015

The living wage movement is quickly gathering pace in New Zealand, as increasing numbers of employers are recognizing the importance of paying sufficiently high salaries and have agreed to pay a revised minimum hourly rate in 2015. Read full story »

Tags: Finance | New Zealand | Employment | Expats | Personal Finance | Working Abroad | Welfare | Work | Working Abroad | Lifestyle | Lifestyle | Working Abroad

 

 




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