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Isle Of Man's ICT Sector Work Permit Waiver 'A Success'

Isle Of Man's ICT Sector Work Permit Waiver 'A Success'

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 25 April, 2017

The Isle of Man's work permit exemption for skilled workers in the ICT and e-Business sectors has been in high demand since it was introduced in March 2016. Read full story »

Tags: Isle of Man | Finance | business | commerce | e-commerce | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Personal Finance | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

UK Digital Entrepreneurs Say Skilled Expats Needed

UK Digital Entrepreneurs Say Skilled Expats Needed

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 10 November, 2015

Over 230 UK-based digital entrepreneurs have expressed concern about plans from the UK Government that they say will restrict the entry of skilled expat workers to the UK. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | commerce | employees | e-commerce | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Travel | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

US Supreme Court Gets Involved In Maryland Income Tax Case

US Supreme Court Gets Involved In Maryland Income Tax Case

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 30 May, 2014

In a case that could affect the collection of taxes in other states, the United States Supreme Court has issued a writ of certiorari so that it can consider a dispute over how, under the Constitution's Commerce Clause, a state may tax the income that its residents earn in another state. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | court | compliance | tax | tax compliance | commerce | law | tax credits | United States | individual income tax | services | Expats

 

Seychelles Ups Regulation Of Expat Worker Numbers

Seychelles Ups Regulation Of Expat Worker Numbers

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 20 May, 2014

It has been announced that a quota entitlement for employing non-Seychellois workers came into force on May 15 in the tourism, construction, agriculture, fishing, manufacturing, financial services, trade and commerce, and domestic work industries. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | business | commerce | law | financial services | employees | offshore | manufacturing | unemployment | construction | regulation | trade | Seychelles | services | Employment | Expats

 

Hong Kong Tops World's Fastest Internet Ranking

Hong Kong Tops World's Fastest Internet Ranking

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 06 February, 2014

A new global report on internet connectivity says that Hong Kong continues to have the fastest average peak internet speed, and that it has the third-highest average connection speed. Read full story »

Tags: commerce | Australia | e-commerce | Hong Kong | Spain | United States | Expats | Utilities | Lifestyle | Lifestyle

 

Hong Kong Showcases Its Legal System

Hong Kong Showcases Its Legal System

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 30 September, 2013

Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen has pointed out that the effectiveness of the legal system and legal infrastructure in Hong Kong, including dispute resolution, has played a crucial role in maintaining the city's competitiveness and status as one of the leading global financial and commercial centers. Read full story »

Tags: Asia Pacific | business | commerce | legal services | law | international financial centres (IFC) | offshore | legislation | Hong Kong | regulation | services | Expats

 

London Entrepreneurs Learn How To Trade With Middle East

London Entrepreneurs Learn How To Trade With Middle East

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 16 September, 2013

London-based entrepreneurs with overseas ambitions met with senior representatives from the Ajman Free Zone Authority in the United Arab Emirates at the London Chamber of Commerce on September 09, to learn how to unlock business opportunities across the Middle East. Read full story »

Tags: United Arab Emirates | investment | business | commerce | entrepreneurs | e-commerce | professionals | trade | free trade zone | services | Expats | Middle East

 

Hong Kong To Launch e-Bill Payment System

Hong Kong To Launch e-Bill Payment System

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 07 September, 2012

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority has announced the development of a number of retail payment initiatives in Hong Kong, including the launching of an e-bill system in the first half next year. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | business | commerce | law | banking | offshore | internet | e-commerce | offshore banking | Hong Kong | regulation | retail | services

 

Malaysia, Australia Sign FTA

Malaysia, Australia Sign FTA

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 24 May, 2012

On May 22 in Kuala Lumpur, as a complement to the existing regional agreement between Australia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, of which Malaysia was one of the original members, Australia's Trade Minister Craig Emerson and his Malaysian counterpart Mustapa Mohamed signed a comprehensive bilateral free trade agreement. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | environment | tax | investment | free trade agreement (FTA) | commerce | law | banking | financial services | insurance | tariffs | Australia | agreements | e-commerce | Malaysia | trade | Association of East Asian Nations (ASEAN) | services

 

Ireland Appoints 'Start-Up Ambassador' In China

Ireland Appoints 'Start-Up Ambassador' In China

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 30 March, 2012

Enterprise Ireland has appointed an 'International Start-up Ambassador' in China as part of the government's Action Plan for Jobs 2012. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | tax | small business | business | company formation | private equity | Ireland | commerce | individuals in business | entrepreneurs | China | e-commerce | small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) | venture capital | micro business

 

 




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