Expat News Tagged 'international financial centres (IFC)'

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

 

IoM Seeing Positive Results From Work Permit Reforms

IoM Seeing Positive Results From Work Permit Reforms

By by Jason Gorringe, Tax-News.com, London, 05 March, 2018

The Isle of Man Government says it is seeing positive results from recent changes to the island's work permit system, with the vast majority of work permit applications submitted online being processed within one working day. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Isle of Man | employees | international financial centres (IFC) | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Immigration

 

Tax Practitioners Highlight UK HNWI Exodus

Tax Practitioners Highlight UK HNWI Exodus

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 28 February, 2018

High-net-worth individuals are leaving the UK in search of a more accommodating tax system, political stability, and a higher quality of life, according to leading private wealth advisors. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | Wealth | tax | business | property tax | mining | law | entrepreneurs | international financial centres (IFC) | Guernsey | United Kingdom | education | professionals | standards | Barbados | Expats | Tax

 

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

 

Jersey Increases Fees For Expat Workers

Jersey Increases Fees For Expat Workers

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 22 May, 2017

Jersey has announced plans to increase the cost of registration cards and licenses for those living and working on the island. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | business | international financial centres (IFC) | Jersey | fees | offshore | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

Jersey Simplifies Tax Compliance For Expats

Jersey Simplifies Tax Compliance For Expats

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com, 14 June, 2016

Jersey residents leaving the island for three months or more can now complete a single online form to ensure the Taxes Office and other relevant departments are informed. Read full story »

Tags: international financial centres (IFC) | Jersey | offshore | education | Education | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Education | Immigration | Tax

 

British-Irish Visa Scheme Extended To Isle Of Man

British-Irish Visa Scheme Extended To Isle Of Man

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 01 March, 2016

The British-Irish Visa Scheme has been extended to the Isle of Man, in a move that should drive more business to the island. Read full story »

Tags: Isle of Man | tax | business | India | Ireland | international financial centres (IFC) | United Kingdom | fees | offshore | legislation | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Immigration

 

Dubai Property Prices Cooling

Dubai Property Prices Cooling

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 23 February, 2015

A combination of factors has resulted in a cooling of Dubai real estate prices, and expats are set to benefit. Read full story »

Tags: United Arab Emirates | tax | India | Mortgages | international financial centres (IFC) | offshore | currency | Dubai | Expats | Foreign Exchange (Forex) | Investment | Property Investment | Europe | Invest | Investment

 

Caribbean States Discuss Citizenship By Investment Programs

Caribbean States Discuss Citizenship By Investment Programs

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 14 July, 2014

The Caribbean Community has issued a communique supporting St Kitts and Nevis's Citizenship by Investment Program, but also highlighting the need for enhanced regulation to protect the reputation of such programs. Read full story »

Tags: Citizenship | tax | financial services | international financial centres (IFC) | offshore | standards | regulation | services | Expats | Investment | Invest | Investment

 

DIFC Event Discusses Sukuk Oversight

DIFC Event Discusses Sukuk Oversight

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 23 April, 2014

International standard setter the International Islamic Financial Market recently organized an industry consultative meeting on the standardization of Shari'ah-compliant financial certificates, known as Sukuk. Read full story »

Tags: environment | Finance | tax | investment | business | law | accounting | international financial centres (IFC) | Bahrain | offshore | standards | islamic finance | Dubai | Expats | Economy

 

 




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