Expat News Tagged 'Singapore'

Singapore Hikes Foreign Worker Tax Significantly

Singapore Hikes Foreign Worker Tax Significantly

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 28 February, 2018

Singapore is to hike its levy on companies hiring foreign workers from April 1, 2019. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | law | Singapore | Expats

 

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

 

Report Looks At Cost Of Education Abroad

Report Looks At Cost Of Education Abroad

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 14 July, 2017

The cost to parents of educating their children varies widely from country to country, costing anywhere from USD7,891 for state-funded education in Indonesia to USD200,000 for paid-for education in Hong Kong, according to a new HSBC report. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | India | Australia | China | Singapore | Taiwan | fees | education | Canada | Hong Kong | Indonesia | Expats

 

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

 

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

 

Hong Kong Is Most Expensive For Expats

Hong Kong Is Most Expensive For Expats

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 02 August, 2016

Hong Kong tops the list of most expensive cities for expatriates according to global consulting firm Mercer's 22nd annual Cost of Living Survey. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Chad | Angola | China | Singapore | food | Hong Kong | Switzerland | United States | currency | Japan | Expats

 

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

 

 




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