Expat News Tagged 'trade'

Shanghai FTZ To Remove Bureaucracy For Expats

Shanghai FTZ To Remove Bureaucracy For Expats

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 21 August, 2017

The Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone, the low-tax industrial zone, is taking steps to speed up residence and work permit applications for foreigners. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | Taiwan | professionals | Hong Kong | trade | free trade zone | Expat Services | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

UK Overseas Territories Fear Loss Of EU Free Movement Rights

UK Overseas Territories Fear Loss Of EU Free Movement Rights

By Hans Esser, for ExpatBriefing.com, 19 May, 2017

A recent technical roundtable held in London discussed how the Overseas Territories may be impacted by and can respond to the potential loss of EU Free Movement rights for their citizens post-Brexit. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | court | business | Gibraltar | Montserrat | financial services | Bermuda | Cayman Islands | Falkland Islands | Turks and Caicos Islands | United Kingdom | Virgin Islands | education | Anguilla | trade | British Virgin Islands | services | Expats | Europe

 

Shanghai FTZ Foreign Experts Get 'Green Card' Right

Shanghai FTZ Foreign Experts Get 'Green Card' Right

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 20 April, 2017

The Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone can now recommend foreigner experts and their families for Chinese permanent residence "green card" permits. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | employees | China | professionals | trade | free trade zone | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

Uptake Strong For New Shanghai Visa Opportunity

Uptake Strong For New Shanghai Visa Opportunity

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 19 October, 2016

An increasing number of foreigners have applied for a Chinese "green card" since a change to rules in Shanghai in July 2015. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | business | China | professionals | trade | Immigration | Investment | Visas and Passports | Invest | Immigration | Investment

 

Residence-Based Taxation Put Forward For Americans Abroad

Residence-Based Taxation Put Forward For Americans Abroad

By Mike Godfrey, for ExpatBriefing.com, 14 June, 2016

With regard to the increasing talk in the US Congress on tax reform, American Citizens Abroad has provided the House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee with a full reform proposal for the enactment of residence-based taxation for American expatriates. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | compliance | tax | business | tax compliance | interest | royalties | law | Internal Revenue Service (IRS) | withholding tax | gift tax | United States | dividends | tax reform | exit tax | trade | Tax

 

Canada Express Entry Visa Helping Fill Skills Gap

Canada Express Entry Visa Helping Fill Skills Gap

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com, 11 February, 2015

Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister, Chris Alexander, has announced that expats accepted after a first round of applications under Canada's Express Entry system are already helping to fill gaps in Canada's labor market. Read full story »

Tags: Citizenship | professionals | Canada | trade | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Visas and Passports | Immigration

 

UK To Support Chinese Businesspeople To Secure Visas

UK To Support Chinese Businesspeople To Secure Visas

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 29 October, 2014

Chinese business partners of approved UK companies will soon be able to enjoy a simpler visa application process, along with extra support from UK Visas and Immigration. Read full story »

Tags: business | China | United Kingdom | trade | Expats | Immigration | Investment | Visas and Passports | Invest | Immigration | Investment

 

Bank Of China Expands In Brazil With Rio Branch

Bank Of China Expands In Brazil With Rio Branch

By Haruna Kobayashi, for ExpatBriefing.com, 19 September, 2014

Bank of China has confirmed the launch of a branch in Brazil's second largest city, Rio de Janeiro, which will target Chinese enterprises conducting business in or with Brazil and local and overseas Chinese expats in Rio. Read full story »

Tags: investment | business | accounting | banking | China | Brazil | currency | trade | services | Expats | South America

 

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

 

Switzerland To Retain Flat Tax For Wealthy Expats

Switzerland To Retain Flat Tax For Wealthy Expats

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 09 May, 2014

The Swiss National Council has rejected a proposal from the Alternative Left party for an "end to tax privileges for millionaires," which would have withdrawn the flat tax regime for wealthy foreigners. Read full story »

Tags: tax | small business | business | tax rates | Switzerland | tax breaks | trade association | trade | individual income tax | Expats

 

 




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