Expat News Tagged 'Philippines'

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 »

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UK To Expand Super Priority Visa Service

UK To Expand Super Priority Visa Service

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 20 November, 2014

The UK is to extend the availability of its 24-hour Super Priority Visa Service for business travelers and those wanting to travel urgently. Read full story »

Tags: South Africa | United Arab Emirates | India | China | Philippines | Thailand | United Kingdom | France | United States | Turkey | Expats | Visas and Passports | Africa

 

Ecuador The Top Location For Expats, Says Survey

Ecuador The Top Location For Expats, Says Survey

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com, 10 October, 2014

The results of this year's InterNations Expat Insider survey are in, and they might surprise you: Latin American country Ecuador is the best location for expats, according to some 14,000 expats surveyed. Read full story »

Tags: Finance | Australia | Ecuador | Luxembourg | Mexico | Philippines | Singapore | Hong Kong | Spain | Switzerland | Expats | Personal Finance | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

Colliers Wins Awards For Asia-Pac Real Estate Advice

Colliers Wins Awards For Asia-Pac Real Estate Advice

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 24 September, 2014

Global real estate services company Colliers International has been named Best Overall Advisor and Consultant for Asia for the second year running in Euromoney's 2014 Real Estate Awards. Read full story »

Tags: China | Philippines | Singapore | Hong Kong | Indonesia | services | Expats | Investment | Property Investment | Invest | Investment

 

UK Report Shows Extent of Consular Assistance

UK Report Shows Extent of Consular Assistance

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

A new report from the UK's Foreign & Commonwealth Office has highlighted the extent to which British nationals overseas have received consular assistance over the past year, and reveals that there has been a decrease in some of the more serious types of consular cases. Read full story »

Tags: United Arab Emirates | Australia | China | Jamaica | Philippines | Thailand | United Kingdom | France | Spain | Turkey | Expat Services | Expats | Welfare

 

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

 

Australia Seeing An Influx Of Expats From Asia

Australia Seeing An Influx Of Expats From Asia

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 03 July, 2014

A new report from Australia's Immigration Department has revealed that the country's migrant population comes from more than 250 overseas nations, and that migrant numbers from Asia are growing. Read full story »

Tags: India | Australia | Philippines | New Zealand | Vietnam | services | Expats | Immigration | Lifestyle | Immigration | Lifestyle

 

Hong Kong Disallows Same-Sex Marriage At British Consulate

Hong Kong Disallows Same-Sex Marriage At British Consulate

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 18 June, 2014

The British Consulate in Hong Kong has said that the Hong Kong Government has objected to same-sex marriages taking place on consular premises. The announcement comes after a new British law empowering consulates to marry British nationals in jurisdictions where same-sex marriage is not available, so long as local authorities give permission. Read full story »

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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

 

Standard Chartered Signs Insurance Pact To Tap Asia

Standard Chartered Signs Insurance Pact To Tap Asia

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 19 March, 2014

Bank Standard Chartered and insurance company Prudential have agreed to expand their bancassurance partnership, which will expand their offering of bank-provided life assurance and other insurance products to eleven Asian markets for a further fifteen years. Read full story »

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