Expat News Tagged 'Other'

Skilled Foreigners Being Turned Away For UK Visas

Skilled Foreigners Being Turned Away For UK Visas

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 18 June, 2018

Lower-paid medical practitioners are increasingly having their request for UK working visas rejected, as a result of immigration quotas. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | business | public sector | law | employees | United Kingdom | education | professionals | Expats | Immigration | Other | Immigration

 

Younger UK Passport Holders Can Use Simpler Online Renewal Service

Younger UK Passport Holders Can Use Simpler Online Renewal Service

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 19 December, 2017

British passport holders between the ages of 16 and 25 can now use the online passport renewal service, which was previously available only to people aged 26 or older. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | law | United Kingdom | Expats | Immigration | Other | Immigration

 

UK Buy-To-Let Property Investment Loses Its Allure

UK Buy-To-Let Property Investment Loses Its Allure

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 26 September, 2017

Maintaining property in the UK to rent it out is a less attractive prospect now, following the April 2016 introduction of a three percent stamp duty land tax surcharge on those acquiring second homes. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | investment | Ireland | Malta | Netherlands | Portugal | Slovakia | United Kingdom | fees | stamp duty | Austria | France | Sweden | Croatia | Expats | Europe | Other

 

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

 

Saudi Arabia Announces Expat Levy Plans

Saudi Arabia Announces Expat Levy Plans

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 23 January, 2017

Saudi Arabia has announced plans to balance its budget by 2020. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | Saudi Arabia | energy | budget | fees | G20 | Gulf Cooperation Council | Expats | Other

 

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

 

Ecuador Tops New Expat Retiree Index

Ecuador Tops New Expat Retiree Index

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 07 January, 2015

Ecuador has been ranked in a recent index as the best country in world for expat retirees, due to a combination of cheap property prices, the low cost of living, and benefits and discounts for over-65s. Read full story »

Tags: Malta | Colombia | Ecuador | Thailand | internet | Malaysia | Spain | Panama | Expats | Welfare | Europe | Retire | International Living | Other | Central America | Lifestyle | Lifestyle | Retirement

 

Kazakhstan Announces Tax Breaks For Investors

Kazakhstan Announces Tax Breaks For Investors

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 07 May, 2014

Kazakhstan plans to boost investment with a number of new incentives, including a ten-year exemption from corporate income tax for investors, according to the Ministry of Economy and Budget Planning. Read full story »

Tags: tax | investment | foreign direct investment (FDI) | law | employees | corporation tax | Kazakhstan | services | Expats | Visas and Passports | Other | Economy

 

British Expats Could Suffer After UK's Latest Budget

British Expats Could Suffer After UK's Latest Budget

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 31 March, 2014

Measures in the UK's recent Budget could be bad news for British expats, in particular those living outside the European Union. Read full story »

Tags: tax | law | budget | United Kingdom | Expats | Europe | Other

 

Changes To UK Investor Visa Requirements Mooted

Changes To UK Investor Visa Requirements Mooted

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 29 January, 2014

Law firm Kingsley Napley LLP has suggested amendments to the United Kingdom's Tier 1 investor visa requirements. Read full story »

Tags: tax | investment | business | Malta | United Kingdom | education | venture capital | Expats | Investment | Invest | Other | Investment

 

 




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