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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

 

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

 

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

 

UK Scores Highly Among Expats For Social Life And Love

UK Scores Highly Among Expats For Social Life And Love

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 28 October, 2014

HSBC's Expat Explorer survey has revealed high satisfaction among expats with the quality of their social life in the UK, with around three-quarters of respondents in the country saying that they are integrating well into their local community, and 50 percent reporting that they have found long-term love. Read full story »

Tags: Russia | Wealth | Netherlands | China | Thailand | United Kingdom | education | France | Italy | Expats | Welfare | Lifestyle | Banking | Lifestyle

 

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

 

ExpatBriefing Praised In 2014 Expat Star Awards

ExpatBriefing Praised In 2014 Expat Star Awards

By the ExpatBriefing team, 20 August, 2014

ExpatBriefing has been recognized as one of the internet's top sites for expat advice and information in this year's Expat Star Awards. Read full story »

Tags: Currency | tax | investment | business | pensions | Ireland | banking | insurance | Australia | Singapore | Thailand | internet | France | Indonesia | Italy | New Zealand | Spain | Switzerland | Japan | Expats

 

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

 

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

 

Pension Systems In Australia, Sweden, NZ, World Leading

Pension Systems In Australia, Sweden, NZ, World Leading

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 07 April, 2014

Australia, Sweden and New Zealand have the most sustainable pension systems in the world, according to a newly published study from German financial services company Allianz. Read full story »

Tags: pensions | Denmark | Ireland | Malta | Netherlands | Slovenia | financial services | retirement | Australia | Luxembourg | Norway | Romania | Singapore | Taiwan | Thailand | Brazil | France | Greece | Hong Kong | New Zealand | Sweden | United States | Croatia | Japan | Turkey | services | Expats

 

 



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