Expat News Tagged 'aviation'

Scottish Air Tax Would Benefit Wealthy Travellers, Campaigners Say

Scottish Air Tax Would Benefit Wealthy Travellers, Campaigners Say

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 20 June, 2017

Wealthy frequent fliers stand to gain over 40 times as much from Scotland's plan to cut aviation tax than average taxpayers, according to a new report. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Wealth | tax | business | aviation | United Kingdom | services | Expats | Travel | Tax | Scotland

 

Hong Kong Flights To Become Dearer

Hong Kong Flights To Become Dearer

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

Hong Kong International Airport is to begin charging an airport construction fee to passengers, which will make it more expensive for passengers flying to, from, or through Hong Kong from August 1, 2016. Read full story »

Tags: business | aviation | Hong Kong | construction | Expats

 

Virgin Is Australia's Best Employer, Says Survey

Virgin Is Australia's Best Employer, Says Survey

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 30 April, 2015

Virgin Australia has been named Australia's Most Attractive Employer in Australia, with half of voters in a recent survey saying they would like to work for the company. Read full story »

Tags: investment | mining | aviation | Australia | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Lifestyle | Immigration | Lifestyle | Working Abroad

 

HK Hikes Air Passenger Security Charge

HK Hikes Air Passenger Security Charge

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 28 April, 2014

The Airport Authority Hong Kong has announced that, from June 1, the so-called "passenger security charge," which is collected directly from each departing passenger at Hong Kong International Airport, will be increased by 36 percent. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | business | law | aviation | fees | travel and tourism | Hong Kong | Expats

 

Apollo Aviation Group Acquires 38 Aircraft

Apollo Aviation Group Acquires 38 Aircraft

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 12 November, 2013

Apollo Aviation Group has signed USD570m worth of contracts for the purchase of 38 aircraft and 11 engines for its second aviation fund. Read full story »

Tags: aviation | Expats | Investment | Europe | Invest | North America | Investment

 

UK, China Discuss Expanded Aviation Market Access

UK, China Discuss Expanded Aviation Market Access

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 31 October, 2013

The UK and China have agreed to launch discussions to increase the number of direct flights between the two nations, something secured during a recent visit by Britain's Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin. Read full story »

Tags: investment | aviation | China | United Kingdom | trade | services | Expats

 

Canada To Make Asia-Pacific Business Travel Easier

Canada To Make Asia-Pacific Business Travel Easier

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 15 October, 2013

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper has announced that the country plans to launch a pilot scheme to facilitate travel within the Asia-Pacific region via an APEC Business Travel Card. Read full story »

Tags: aviation | Australia | Canada | Hong Kong | Expats | Travel | Visas and Passports

 

Doric Nimrod Air Launches Aircraft Fund In Guernsey

Doric Nimrod Air Launches Aircraft Fund In Guernsey

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 09 September, 2013

Doric Nimrod Air Three Limited has successfully launched an initial public offering on the Specialist Fund market of the London Stock Exchange, listed on the Channel Islands Stock Exchange. Read full story »

Tags: Finance | investment | interest | aviation | investment funds | Guernsey | Expats

 

IoM Will Not Follow UK's Lead On Taxing Business Jets

IoM Will Not Follow UK's Lead On Taxing Business Jets

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 07 May, 2012

The Isle of Man's Treasury Minister, Eddie Teare has confirmed that, despite the territory maintaining many similar elements to the United Kingdom tax regime, the island will not follow suit with the UK government's decision to begin taxing small business aircraft under the Air Passenger Duty regime. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Isle of Man | tax | business | air passenger duty (APD) | aviation | financial services | retirement | international financial centres (IFC) | United Kingdom | professionals | services

 

New Zealand Protests UK Aviation Tax Hike

New Zealand Protests UK Aviation Tax Hike

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 14 December, 2011

The UK's decision to increase Air Passenger Duty has sparked fierce criticism in New Zealand and Australia, with Prime Minister John Key fearing that the tax will put 'a significant burden on New Zealand businesses'. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | business | air passenger duty (APD) | aviation | Australia | United Kingdom | travel and tourism | New Zealand

 

 




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