Expat News Tagged 'construction'

Shanghai Attracts Foreign Experts With Special Visas

Shanghai Attracts Foreign Experts With Special Visas

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com, 29 March, 2018

The Shanghai Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone, half of which is located in the Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone, reports that Shanghai has granted 52 special "R visas" to high-profile foreign experts since the start of this year. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | employees | international financial centres (IFC) | China | offshore | professionals | construction | services | Expats | Visas and Passports

 

Malta Work Permit Processing Times Slashed

Malta Work Permit Processing Times Slashed

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

Malta's immigration authority, Identity Malta, has slashed processing times for issuing single work permits. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Citizenship | Malta | employees | international financial centres (IFC) | construction | Expats | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

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

 

Germany To Impose Rent Cap On Residential Properties

Germany To Impose Rent Cap On Residential Properties

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 03 October, 2014

Germany's Federal Government has approved a draft law that aims to curb rising property rental costs in sought-after urban areas.

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Tags: law | legislation | Germany | construction | Expats | Investment | Property Investment | Invest | Lifestyle | Investment | Lifestyle

 

Australia Updates List Of Sought-After Professions

Australia Updates List Of Sought-After Professions

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 11 June, 2014

Australia is to make it easier for chefs, bricklayers, and floor and wall tilers to obtain a work visa, by removing the need for an employer's sponsorship. Read full story »

Tags: employees | Australia | food | construction | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

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

 

Harsher Rules For Expatriate Workers In Oman

Harsher Rules For Expatriate Workers In Oman

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 14 May, 2014

The government of Oman has introduced new rules requiring expats to spend at least two years in a job if they want to stay in the country. Read full story »

Tags: construction | Oman | Expats | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Working Abroad

 

Japanese Investor Sentiment Up Slightly In April

Japanese Investor Sentiment Up Slightly In April

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 25 April, 2014

An index measuring the investment sentiment of individuals in Japan remained low in April, having increased slightly from March, according to Japanese financial holdings company Nomura Holdings, the publisher of the index. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | environment | investment | marine | equity investment | Australia | food | manufacturing | Brazil | construction | currency | retail | Japan | Ukraine | services | Expats | Invest

 

Insurance Coverage Growing In MENA Region

Insurance Coverage Growing In MENA Region

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 13 March, 2014

The availability and uptake of insurance in the Middle East and North Africa region is growing steadily, according to the 2nd MENA Insurance Barometer, published by the Qatar Financial Center Authority on March 10, 2014. Read full story »

Tags: Insurance | investment | business | insurance | gross domestic product (GDP) | Qatar | construction | inflation | Expats | Africa | Middle East

 

Jersey's Housing Supply To Meet Demand

Jersey's Housing Supply To Meet Demand

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 25 September, 2013

A report published on September 20, 2013 shows that Jersey's potential supply of housing land could meet current demand for new homes over the next five years – as long as new sites identified in proposed changes to the Island Plan are approved. Read full story »

Tags: investment | real-estate investment | real-estate | Jersey | construction | Expats

 

 




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