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Family house for sale, 220m2, 435m2 land...

Sale of a two-storey family house intended for reconstruction with the possibility of building another habitable floor in the attic. Very quiet residential area in Strašnice with a pleasant residential atmosphere and excellent transport accessibility. The 1928 house is partly underground, surrounded by a north-west facing garden, on which there is a double garage (36 […]

Apartment for sale, 2+kk – 1 bedroom, 75

Sale of a modern 2kk (75m2) duplex apartment after reconstruction on the 4th and 5th floors of a renovated building with an elevator in an extraordinary location of Prague 1, in the center of Truhlářská street, one minute from OC Palladia. Excellent civic amenities in place, transport links within minutes – nám metro station. Republiky, […]

A Swedish parliamentary delegation will ...

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A delegation of Swedish parliamentarians will arrive in Taiwan on Sunday (April 10) for a five-day trip, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced Thursday (April 7). The group, including Vice-President Kerstin Lundgren and political advisers from the European Parliament, will be led by Boriana Aberg, a member of […]

ANGULAR Developer | Junior/Medium | FUL...

💁‍♀️ For our client, an American international company which is the largest player in the European market in the field of data and computer analysis, we are looking for a talented Angular frontend developer. 📍LOCATION: pragueIt is necessary to come in the office once a weekthe rest of the week you can stay at HOME […]

Apartment for rent, 2+kk – 1 bedroom, 51

24 newly renovated apartments for rent We would like to offer you modern apartments for rent in an attractive and prestigious area of ​​Prague’s Old Town at 1 Havelská Street. The house and all the apartments underwent an expensive and extensive complete reconstruction, where the emphasis was on preserving the original architectural details and providing […]

Service Desk Analyst with French and Eng...

For one of the leading nuclear medicine companies, I am looking for a candidate with IT help desk experience in resolving L1 and L2 issues for professional and efficient support to end users by phone, email or remote access. Do you speak English and also French? Do you know how to install a PC, work […]

A guide to editing (or removing) a perso...

Even for a regulatory enthusiast like me, the processes of entering and managing information in the Directory can be a bit dry. I hope a step-by-step guide like the one below, while not the most exciting read, will prove useful – and save you some time – the next time you edit or delete a […]

Ukrainian expats want the US to do more ...

Just north of Miami, the upscale beach community of Sunny Isles is home to a large number of Russian and Ukrainian immigrants. Some have been here for decades. Others, like Victoria Hotova, have just arrived. Hotova’s daughter, Anna, is only ten months old. Both men left their home in kyiv last month, the day the […]

MGIM unveils sustainable fund for expatr...

Momentum Global Investment Management has added a fund – The Harmony Portfolios Sustainable Growth Fund (HSG) – to its multi-asset range, International Advisor can reveal. This follows demands from financial advisers and wealth managers who work with expatriates, to have strategies for their clients that balance business outcomes with societal and environmental concerns. The HSG […]

Overview of Czech news: Tuesday, March 2...

12:42 Prague Spring Music Festival to showcase contemporary music The Prague Spring International Classical Music Festival will offer an introduction to the world of contemporary art music in May through a new project called Prague Offspring. Contemporary pieces will be performed by Klangforum Wien, one of the world’s leading groups in contemporary art music, who […]

Remember tragedy in Myanmar amid Ukraine...

A group of Myanmar residents in Japan has launched a crowdfunding campaign to support compatriots who evacuated their homes or lost their jobs due to last year’s military coup. As the world closely watches Russia’s aggression in Ukraine, the group calls on Japan and other countries not to forget the suffering of the Burmese people, […]

Briton who tattooed Taiwan on forehead p...

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Briton who gained notoriety for tattooing Taiwan on his forehead, among other incidents, has published a memoir about his adventures and misadventures across Asia over the past 17 years. In his book titled “Taiwan Tattoo”, Paul Farrell covers his most infamous moments, including his throwing of a “Molotov […]

UK expats returning from Ukraine could f...

Accounting group UHY Hacker Young has claimed that British expats forced to return from Ukraine, Russia or Belarus could face “huge unexpected tax liabilities”. The outbreak of conflict in Ukraine likely saw British nationals suddenly return to the UK. UHY Hacker Young said these people risk being caught in the UK tax net on their […]

Singapore still wants smart, wealthy exp...

Singapore appears to be closing its doors to foreign talent just as the exodus of expats from Hong Kong is accelerating. The government recently tightened visa rules for white-collar workers, adding hoops to a process that employers are already complaining is too onerous. Will the city-state miss its golden opportunity to round up Hong Kong’s […]

adidas – Employees

We strongly believe that diversity, equity and inclusion are essential to the success of our business. To be the best sports brand in the world, we need the best diverse talent that reflects the diversity of our customers and consumers. We celebrate this diversity because it helps us better serve the communities in which we […]

Overview of Czech news: Monday, March 14...

16:19 Two Czech trucks transport medicines to Ukraine Two trucks carrying prescription drugs such as painkillers and antibiotics will depart from Czechia for Ukraine this week. Packages with a total value of more than CZK 10 million were donated to the country by healthcare companies. Further deliveries of medical aid to Ukraine are also expected […]

Hungarian expats dance for Ukraine

Hungarian folk dance ensemble Összetartozás rejoices in raising funds for displaced Ukrainians As the world watches in horror as the Ukraine is invaded, a regional ethnic dance troupe steps up to help. The Hungarian folk dance ensemble Összetartozás performs at the Arden Theater on Friday March 18, and all proceeds will be donated to help […]

Mortgage collection – products for expat

These include a two-year fixed rate and a two-year low-rate mortgage at 3.64%, and a five-year fixed rate mortgage at 3.84%. All are offered free of charge. There is no completion charge on discounted two-year products and £1,999 on fixed rate products. Dan Barker, Product Manager of The Cambridge’s, comments: “I […]

How can I help Ukrainian refugees in Fra...

Published: 01:03 PM March 10, 2022 Update: 01:17 PM March 10, 2022 Around the world, people are donating money, clothing and medical supplies to help Ukrainian refugees, donating to international organizations such as the Red Cross as well as local fundraising initiatives . How can you help if you are a British expat living in […]

! Spanish News Today – archived

Publication date: 03/10/2022 The Spanish government will also grant temporary protection to foreigners living in Ukraine ARCHIVED – Automatic Residence for Ukrainians in Spain, including existing expats” style=”margin: 5px 10px 5px 0px; float: left” width=”100%” /> The Spanish government will automatically grant residence and work permits and offer health, education, housing and financial assistance to […]

Ex-Fry Group and EY duo set up expat adv...

Spice Advisory was launched in Singapore as a professional services network focused on serving British expats across Asia. The company also seeks to serve clients who wish to migrate or invest in the UK. He will offer expat advice on a range of issues including taxation, property, investing, immigration and debt financing. Spice Advisory is […]

Travel Guide for Expats – MYANMORE

If you ever have to travel through Myanmar and are wondering what to bring with you, this guide may be helpful. The information is provided by our friends at exploration trip based on their travels over the past two months. In our email correspondence, they say: “[Check points] are usually quick to pass and it […]

Foreigners in the Czech Republic generat...

Despite the pandemic and fears of higher foreign employee turnover, companies are actively seeking and recruiting foreign workers. The number of foreign employees in the business, customer and IT services sector increased by more than 6,000 year-on-year. Photo credit: Freepik Czech Republic, Feb 25 (BD) – After a downturn in 2020, when many foreigners were […]

Taiwanese Begin Evacuating Ukraine Amid ...

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With a Russian invasion of Ukraine underway, Taiwanese nationals have begun to evacuate the country or move to areas away from potential front lines. On Wednesday February 23, the United States warned Ukrainian officials that a Russian invasion is likely based on the latest assessment by US intelligence services. […]

! Spanish News Today – Spanish governme

Publication date: 02/24/2022 The Spanish authorities have published an updated guide on the documentation needed for UK nationals to apply for residency In collaboration with the British Embassy in Madrid, the Spanish authorities have updated their guide for British nationals to register for residency in Spain after Brexit. The majority of the changes in the […]

Stop sending during transit?

It may sound crazy, but we want to stop our international move from Portland to Grenada mid-shipment. We realized the shipping company was a scam and they were lying to us about the location of our goods. We have since read several bad reviews about how they charge you many charges once the goods arrive. […]

Naturalization issue | Expat Forum for ...

Hello everyone, Thanks again for your suggestions and recommendations over the past few years and for your feedback. I will be applying for naturalization (CP to British Citizen) in a few days, so wanted to clarify a few things. Employment history for 10 years: I was in the UK under tier 2 short term between […]

Taiwan Considers New Health Insurance Ru...

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The government is expected to discuss changing guidelines for Taiwanese expats who suspend their National Health Insurance (NHI) only to resume coverage when they return in need of health care. Health insurance copayments, rules for expatriates and the creation of a new highest premium bracket are to be discussed […]

New directory will help households at ri...

Households struggling to find flood insurance will get more help shopping around and finding coverage with the launch of a new directory of specialty businesses. The British Insurance Brokers’ Association (Biba), Association of British Insurers (ABI) and Flood Re have worked together to enable greater access to insurance. The new directory lists specialist companies that […]

The impact of the Bank of England base r...

The Bank of England raised the base interest rate twice in three months – first to 0.25%, then to 0.5%. The Bank of England has projected the base rate to rise to 1.5% by mid-2023 to mitigate the impact of inflation. Difficult domestic buying conditions will increase the number of people remaining in the rental […]

Why many expats choose not to be based i...

By David Gura | NPRThursday, February 17, 2022 Update requiredTo play audio, update the browser or Flash plugin. Copyright 2022 NPR. To learn more, visit https://www.npr.org. Hong Kong’s autonomy from China has eroded, and the city has some of the strictest COVID-19 policies in the world. And that makes it a tough place to do […]

I canceled my credit card, so how will I...

At the same time BTS canceled their world tour, Barbara Evans canceled the credit card she used to buy tickets for the show. This is a problem since Ticketmaster will only refund the concert to the original payment method. So will she ever see the money again? Question In early 2020, I purchased BTS Map […]

Woman killed as Belgian expat wipes out ...

PHUKET: A 54-year-old woman has died after the car she was traveling in, driven by a Belgian expat, slid on a wet road and hit a power pole in Thalang early this morning (February 14). Thalang Police Captain Somnuek Kaewphet was called to the scene on Thepkrasattri Rd outside Thalang District Office at 1.30am. Police […]

How to File Czech Income Taxes in 2022: ...

Everyone living and working in the Czech Republic, Czech or foreign, is liable to pay income tax. Tax returns (daňové přiznání) must be filed by holders of an active (self-employed) business license, employees with other income exceeding CZK 6,000 and unemployed persons with capital gain, rent or other income from an amount exceeding CZK 15,000 […]

Little good things: the comfort of Conge...

As the little things go, congee has a place in my practical culinary canon. Congee is a silky porridge of white rice, with the grains cooked until absolute disintegration, appreciated by babies and dyspeptics. For foodies, it’s best known as a breakfast staple, supplemented with leftovers of this and that, such as pickled vegetables, shredded […]

Apartment for rent, 3+kk – 2 bedrooms, 1

back to the list Růžová, Prague 1 – Nové Město Bright and airy 3+kk apartment, (2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms) with a total living area of ​​101.19 m², is located on the 4th floor of a newly reconstructed residential building with a new elevator, located in the center of Prague, at Růžová street.The layout of the […]

Review: Rebecca Mead’s Memoirs of Displa

On the bookshelf ‘Country’ By Rebecca MeadKnopf: 240 pages, $27 If you purchase linked books from our site, The Times may earn a commission from Bookshop.org, whose fees support independent bookstores. In December I returned to England for the first time in two years. COVID-19 travel restrictions had grounded many people since March 2020, and […]

Cash-strapped Sri Lanka calls on expats ...

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka celebrated its Independence Day on Friday with an appeal from the president to the country’s expats to send money home as it battles its worst economic crisis. for decades, mainly due to the depletion of foreign exchange reserves. Sri Lankans face shortages of powdered milk, cooking gas, kerosene […]

The Buy-to-Let limited liability company...

According to Companies House, there were 47,400 new buy-to-let companies incorporated in 2021. Due to legislative changes surrounding mortgage interest relief in 2017, homeowners holding their properties in a limited liability company should get a lot more out of their investment. As UK expats and overseas owners will not pay tax on profits retained in […]

Tokyo restaurant becomes base for Myanma...

Whether he is studying at a vocational school in Tokyo or working part-time, Lian Ceu is always worried about his parents. His family, including a younger brother, is in Myanmar. They are alive but were displaced after the family’s home in Chin state was destroyed by the country’s military in an airstrike last September. Showing […]

“Why should I leave? — expats in Ukrain

Jens Daessler is in no hurry. “I have a phone full of messages,” the German business coach says with a weary smile, most of them from friends and relatives asking if he plans to leave his home in Kyiv. It’s a familiar story to many foreigners living and working in the Ukrainian capital. While tensions […]

! Murcia today – archived

Address MABS Respite Center, Avenida de la Covachos 278, Camposol Sector B4, 30875 Phone : 620 422 410 – Helpline Mobile: 620 582 418 – General information Loading MABS Cancer Support – Mazarron (Foundation) 620 422 410 – Helpline615 016 035 – General Inquiry Line689 052 123 – Zue Burgess (Fundraising Coordinator) 966 490 780 […]

Expats head for the exit as Singapore’s

Atar Sandler arrived in Singapore in 2019, seizing the opportunity to live in a bustling global city that is also a convenient base for flying to more exotic locations nearby. But after two years of mask-wearing, small-group socializing and travel restrictions to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, the Israeli human resources professional packed her […]

Expats head for the exit as Singapore’s

Singapore – Atar Sandler arrived in Singapore in 2019, seizing the opportunity to live in a bustling global city that is also a convenient base for flying to more exotic locations nearby. But after two years of mask-wearing, small-group socializing and travel restrictions to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, the Israeli human resources professional packed her […]

Auckland ‘best for expatriate mental hea

Auckland emerged at the top of the ranking of 40 cities around the world, rated on what they offer expats in terms of mental wellbeing. Conducted by international health insurance company, the Expatriate Group, the analysis was based on eight different markers of mental well-being: hours of sunshine per year, fitness facilities, quality of sleep, […]

ECA International takes a new step in HR...

Global mobility knowledge and technology provider ECA International has announced a “significant strategic investment” in the SaaS platform, Global Expat Pay. This latest investment takes ECA International further in its transition to becoming an HR-tech SaaS (software as a service) company.ECA International’s move follows the company’s July 2021 announcement that it was taking a majority […]

Australian Prime Minister’s WeChat accou

Update Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s WeChat account was taken over by entities who rebranded it as “Australian Chinese new life” and used the account to offer advice on life in Australia to the country’s Chinese community. Morrison, leader of Australia’s centre-right Liberal Party, has used Tencent-owned WeChat as a campaign tool to reach Australia’s […]

Hong Kong’s financial sector faces talen

HONG KONG, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Late last year, Tania Sibree quit her well-paying job as a financial services lawyer in Hong Kong and returned to Australia rather than live one more time with the city’s strict coronavirus restrictions. Sibree, who said he enjoyed the previous five years in Hong Kong, is among […]

Dubai, which is partying, reflects on th...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Friday will never be the same again. For those with the means in Dubai, the former first day of the weekend carried a tradition of gourmet feasting – an hour-long affair with an endless supply of seafood, pizza, desserts and Veuve Clicquot champagne. to pulsating music known simply in this […]

American Expats Consider Leaving Hong Ko...

According to a survey of members of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (AmCham HK), more than a third of American expats working in Hong Kong are considering relocating due to severe Covid-19 lockdowns and social restrictions. The Chamber’s 2022 Business Sentiment Survey found that 44% of 262 individuals and business representatives surveyed […]

Discovery’s ‘New Taste of Hong Kong’ new

Season 2 of TLC’s ‘New Taste of Hong Kong’ explains why so many made the iconic city their first home on January 21 Fabio Grangeon, actor and foodie, will take Singaporean and Malaysian audiences through the many colorful layers of Hong Kong’s neighborhoods from the perspective of locals and expats who call the city home […]

Question regarding absences for citizens...

Hello everyone, I lived in the UK from September 2013 to April 2019. I got settled status in December 2018. However, from April 2019 to April 2021 I was out of the country and before leaving the UK United, my absence was 263 days. Now my total absence is 995 days (263 days + 732 […]

Prague mayor rents old apartment to sing...

15:09 Director Dušan Klein, Holocaust survivor, dies at 82 Slovak-born Czech director and screenwriter Dušan Klein, a Holocaust survivor, died on Sunday aged 82, his son David Klein told reporters today. Dusan Klein made a name for himself with a series of films about “adolescent poets”. Klein shot dozens of crime novels and comedies such […]

Industry’s top 5 adds more electricians

Banksia, New South Wales – Industry Top 5, an online directory that reviews businesses in service areas, has announced an update to its list of electricians. The latest update brings consumers closer to tested and trusted electricians in their community, improving their chances of enjoying great service at the best prices. The online directory spokesperson […]

Tax-free allowances for expats extended ...

Great news on the tax situation of expatriates which has been the talk of the day, and source of panic, for several months now. For those unaware, a proposed change to the Personal Income Tax (IIT) law would have seen the end of exemptions for foreign residents in China. And very good news, because it […]

Expat Tax Exemption Allowances Extended ...

Great news on the tax situation of expatriates which has been the talk of the day, and source of panic, for several months now. For those unaware, a proposed change to the Personal Income Tax (IIT) law would have seen the end of exemptions for foreign residents in China. And very good news, because it […]

Which cities on the continent are the mo...

By Conrad Onyango – Bird Newsroom If you’re looking for the best cities in Africa to work and start a new life in 2022, Nairobi should be your top pick, followed by Cape Town, followed by Cairo and Johannesburg, a new global report reveals. Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, has been listed first in Africa […]

Tourism Ministry survey shows tourists e...

Many expats might become complacent with all that Thailand has to offer and be cynical about whether it is worth the risk and complexity of coming to Thailand during the Covid-19 pandemic. But a survey conducted by the Ministry of Tourism and Sports found that foreign tourists have an overall positive view of travel to […]

Spain and Portugal still keen to welcome...

Sitges, Barcelona Immigration requirements for Portugal and Spain are changing in 2022. Where Can I Live Logo Changes to popular visas show that Spain and Portugal are still keen to welcome expats in 2022. However, the changes mean budgets need to be reviewed. Anyone considering retiring to Spain or moving to Portugal using the D7 […]

McDonald’s forced to ration customers’ f

McDonald’s Holdings Co. Japan will only offer fries in small sizes starting Friday after flooding at a Vancouver port and the coronavirus pandemic cut off supply of one of its key offerings. As the fast-food chain tries to solve the problem with alternative flights and cooperates with suppliers and importers, it will only offer small […]

British hunters share gruesome photos fr...

Image: Pixabay Kill Rudolf: British hunters share gruesome pre-Christmas slaughter photos. British hunters have traveled to Iceland on pre-Christmas shooting trips to kill reindeer. Ian Farrington is a deer hunter from Devon and he runs ‘Icelandic Safari’ trips which cost participants £ 2000. After sharing photos of one of the slaughtered reindeer, he commented on […]

Czech weekend news roundup: December 18 ...

11:19 Hurricane-level winds reported at Sněžka Mountain Sněžka, the highest mountain in the Czech Republic, was hit by strong winds on Sunday morning. The gusts reached a record speed of 134.3 kilometers per hour, according to officials from the Polish side of Krkonoše National Park, who warned skiers to be careful due to the unusual […]

Overview of Czech news: Wednesday, Decem...

17:45 Babiš pledges to fight for more carbon quotas at EU summit Outgoing Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babiš will raise the topic of soaring energy prices at Thursday’s EU summit. Babiš again criticized the development of the bloc’s carbon credit market, saying he will demand the return of nearly 400 million carbon credits to trade […]

Dual U.S./Canadian Citizenship – Form 88

I wonder if anyone can help shed some light on my question. I was born in the 1950s in the United States to an American father and a Canadian mother. At that time I was considered a simple American citizen, but in the 70s I applied and was able to be naturalized Canadian due to […]

Tokyo lawyers will collect information o...

The Tokyo Bar Association will begin investigating the circumstances under which people of foreign descent were arrested and questioned by Japanese police following allegations of racial profiling, a lawyer for the group said on Monday. “We have good reason to believe that police officers frequently racially profile people of foreign origin,” Junko Hayashi told the […]

Kuala Lumpur topped Singapore and Dubai ...

Kuala Lumpur is the number one city for expats wishing to live and work abroad in 2021, according to an InterNations survey. In January 2021, more than 12,000 expats from all over the world took part in the latest Expat Insider survey. They represent a total of 174 nationalities and live in 186 countries or […]

Kuala Lumpur: the cream of the crop for ...

Kuala Lumpur won this year the title of “World’s Best City for Expats” in the annual survey conducted by InterNations, the global expat network. Based on responses from more than 12,000 members around the world, the ‘Expat City Ranking 2021’, published on Wednesday, judged 57 cities on the basis of the quality of city life, […]

Czech news roundup: Tuesday, December 7,...

16:20 Czech president asks foreign minister candidate to step down Radio station Frekvence 1 reports that Czech President Miloš Zeman has asked Jan Lipavský, the Czech Pirate Party’s candidate for foreign minister in the new coalition government, to withdraw his candidacy during their interview in Lány today today. Zeman’s spokesman declined to comment on the […]

Czech news round-up: Monday, December 6,...

15:15 Slovak Minister of Health proposes to extend confinement Slovak Health Minister Vladimír Lengvarský has offered to extend the country’s current two-week lockdown by an additional week, until at least December 16. Any further easing of restrictions would primarily affect the unvaccinated and those who have previously had Covid. Lengvarský said the situation in Slovakia […]

Czech weekend news summary: December 4-5...

December 5, 2021 15:26 Former President Klaus breaks ankle while hiking Former President Vaclav Klaus slipped on an outdoor trail in the Giant Mountains and broke his ankle over the weekend, a spokesperson for the Vaclav Klaus Institute told reporters today. After being treated at Bulovka Hospital in Prague, Klaus, an octogenarian, goes for a […]

Strengthening Japan’s border controls wo

Concerns are spreading among Japanese nationals living abroad after Japan tightened its border controls amid fears over the omicron variant of the coronavirus. “I was worried that all international flights would be suspended,” said a woman living in the suburbs of New Delhi, whose son, a third-year high school student, plans to return home this […]

Czech news roundup: Friday, December 3, ...

19:15 Police arrest 53 illegal migrants in Břeclav region Czech police arrested 53 illegal migrants in four cars on Thursday and Friday in the Břeclav border district neighboring Slovakia and Austria, along with the four drivers. A car driven by a stranger with nine migrant passengers in the vehicle forced its way through two police […]

Czech news round-up: Thursday, December ...

22:15 Gunman tries to attack Czech prime minister Outgoing Prime Minister Andrej Babiš said today that an armed man tried to attack him on Wednesday, but the assailant, who had a gun and a knife, was arrested at the entrance to the office of the government. Babiš reported the attack through his Facebook profile. Police […]

Expats more likely to move home after Co...

However, despite the drift home of those living abroad and the post-Brexit implications for millions of people, Covid-19 has done little to alleviate the ambitious nature of the expat lifestyle. . The appetite for the experience of living abroad has increased, with almost a quarter (23%) of those currently based in their home country expressing […]

The Simpsons Episode Denouncing the Auth...

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A 2005 episode of “The Simpsons” containing references to the Tiananmen Massacre is missing from the Disney + streaming service in Hong Kong. In season 16, episode 12 of the famous cartoon, titled “Goo Goo Gai Pan”, the family travels to China because Marge Simpson’s sister, Selma, wants to adopt a […]

Taiwan’s Kuomintang Sends Representative

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Kuomintang (KMT) announced Monday (November 29) that Eric Yu-Chua Huang (黃裕鈞), deputy director of its international department, will be sent to Washington DC, to open the KMT representative office in the USA . The KMT issued a press release on Monday announcing that Huang will leave for the United States […]

How does it feel to give birth in a Czec...

On March 12, 2020, the Czech government adopted crisis measures banning entry into the Czech Republic and travel to high-risk countries. These resolutions and other limitations on travel have had a profound effect on foreigners living in the Czech Republic, preventing studies, complicating long-distance relationships and creating particular challenges for expats giving birth abroad. In […]

Beijing Announces the Opening of a Taiwa...

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Chinese Foreign Ministry has lambasted Lithuania for violating the “one China” principle, following the opening of Taiwan’s representative office in Lithuania on Thursday (November 18th). On Thursday evening, China’s Foreign Ministry issued a press release stating that the Lithuanian government’s acceptance of the new office violates the “one-China principle” and […]

Pakistani parliament passes bill to allo...

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan’s parliament on Wednesday passed a controversial bill allowing the use of electronic machines to vote. The opposition has said the policy is an attempt to rig the next election. Lawmakers also passed a bill to grant expatriates the right to vote. The bills have yet to be promulgated by President Arif Alvi, […]

! Spanish News Today – Applying for a B

Publication date: 11/17/2021 UK citizens can still claim their government pension in Spain and the EU Information on pensions in Spain can sometimes be confusing for expats. This is why it is useful to have an explainer. Here’s how pensions work for British expats receiving a UK pension while living in Spain. Even after Brexit, […]

Employers warned of the risks of working...

Employers in the UK have been warned of the implications remote working by staff outside the country could have on employees’ benefits and taxes. A report from global professional services firm Aon says changes in work patterns brought on by the pandemic have led many employees to work not just remotely from home, but from […]

! Spanish News Today – Claiming a UK st

Publication date: 17/11/2021 British citizens can still apply for their government pension in Spain and the EU Information on pensions in Spain can sometimes be confusing for expats. This is why it is useful to have an explainer. Here’s how pensions work for British expats who receive a pension from the UK while living in […]

Exasperated expats light up groups with ...

As of Monday, November 15 at 7 p.m., expats across China began shedding light on WeChat groups and posting complaints on Moments about WeChat Pay being suddenly blocked when trying to pay for an item or send messages. money. It is have garnered feedback through many groups of anecdotal issues foreigners in China suddenly encountered […]

With WeChat Money Frozen, exasperated ex...

Starting Monday, November 15 at 7 p.m., expats across China began lighting up WeChat groups and posting complaints on Moments about WeChat Pay suddenly crashing when they tried to pay for an item or send money. the money. It is garnered feedback in numerous groups of anecdotal issues that foreigners in China suddenly encountered with […]

With WeChat Money Frozen, exasperated ex...

Starting Monday, November 15 at 7 p.m., expats across China began lighting up WeChat groups and posting complaints on Moments about WeChat Pay suddenly crashing when they tried to pay for an item or send money. the money. It is garnered feedback in numerous groups of anecdotal issues that foreigners in China suddenly encountered with […]

Moving from the United States to Germany...

I am looking to relocate from the United States to Germany with my partner. We have always wanted to live in Germany for the history and culture and we are of German descent. We currently don’t speak German but have learned. Wanting this to happen within 6 months. Does anyone have experience with this? What […]

Faces and Places: Homecoming | Detroit ...

Gene Sperling shares remarks with the crowd. (James Feldmann) The 2021 Detroit Jewish Expat Reception honors Dr. Larry Brilliant and White House Counselor Gene Sperling. Continuing an annual tradition each fall to recognize “Detroit Expats” who have roots in Jewish Detroit, the Jewish Expat Reception was held September 24 to honor the legacy of Dr. […]

Bulgarian expats call for reforms as cou...

“Whether we mention Bulgaria in Chicago or Sofia, we do it with love,” says Wanya Kramer, who has lived in the United States for 20 years. Together with advertising experts from her home country and activists who, like her, live and work abroad, she is organizing the “You have the right to Bulgaria” campaign. It […]

Gold Card Office guides newcomers to Tai...

An integration booklet that guides you through daily life in Taiwan is also the work of the Gold Card Office. “For newcomers to Taiwan, simple tasks like knowing where to take the trash can be confusing. We have compiled FAQs and completed this integration booklet. You can find all kinds of information here, even online […]

! Spanish News Today – Healthcare in Sp

Date of publication: 09/11/2021 Resident expats who are not working or claiming a Spanish pension can still access public hospitals through the Convenio Especial Foreigners who have resided in Spain for at least 12 months can access public health care through the “Convenio Especial de Prestación de Asistencia Sanitaria” program. Those who do not automatically […]

! Murcia Today – Healthcare in Spain fo

Date of publication: 09/11/2021 Resident expats who are not working or claiming a Spanish pension can still access public hospitals through the Convenio Especial Foreigners who have resided in Spain for at least 12 months can access public health care through the “Convenio Especial de Prestación de Asistencia Sanitaria” program. Those who do not automatically […]

Swiss expats thrown partial banking life...

Digital bank Yapeal offers basic accounts to Swiss living in neighboring countries that reduce the rising fees of traditional competitors. Swiss expats have long complained that banks in their home country are giving them a hard time with extra fees and account closures. Attempts by the Organization for the Swiss Abroad (OSE) to ensure that […]

How perogies became a pandemic staple am...

Mandy from the Cozumel Pierogy Factory.Cozumel Piérogie Factory It was early 2021 and Tina Elgee, a Canadian living in Australia, was homesick. Like many expatriates affected by the pandemic, she had not returned (in her case, to Fredericton) for more than a year. Craving comfort food, she made perogies and decided to give them to […]

Confab offers foreign residents a wealth...

The international and expatriate population of the Tokyo metropolitan area has grown rapidly in recent years. One in 25 residents of the capital is now of foreign origin, according to government statistics, and despite a drop last year due to the pandemic, this trend is expected to continue as Tokyo and Japan as a whole. […]

United States supports inclusion of Taiw...

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday, October 26, expressed support for including Taiwan in the UN In a State Department press release, Blinken noted that Taiwan’s model of democracy “supports transparency, respect for human rights and the rule of law,” which he said are values ​​that the UN promotes. […]

Canada tops new ‘better for expats’ stud

Canada is rated as the most popular destination for expatriates in the latest “World’s Best Countries Index”. The index, a global survey conducted by CEOWORLD magazine and the Global Business Policy Institute, examines 31 key statistical categories in 150 countries, ranging from culture to business, quality of life to tax burdens.To determine which countries are […]

Czech Senate Speaker Pledges Support for...

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Czech Senate Speaker Milos Vystrcil has pledged to support Taiwan despite pressure from China. In an interview with Japan’s NHK on Monday, October 25, Vystrcil said, “It is our duty to support Taiwan and Taiwan’s democracy,” CNA reported. He added that he had experienced restricted freedoms when the Czech Republic was […]

Film review: The French Dispatch

At this point, I feel like I can write a biography of Wes Anderson, but not because I’ve read everything that has been written about him. This is because his films, all works of supreme nostalgia, affection, curiosity and obsession, paint such a vivid picture of his childhood. Through The Royal Tenenbaums and Moonrise kingdom, […]

Coronavirus update, October 21, 2021: Cz...

Restaurants must check customers’ Covid status As of November 1, bars and restaurants in the Czech Republic will have to check a customer’s health condition before serving them. Checks will not be carried out at the entrance but after the guests have been seated. The obligation does not apply to those who order take-out food, […]

Compulsory health insurance for long-sta...

PHUKET: The Ministry of Public Health has raised compulsory health insurance for expatriates with renewed visas from 400,000 to 3 million baht, with immediate effect. The news came at a meeting in Bangkok yesterday (October 19), where it was decided to increase compulsory health insurance for long-term foreigners so that health insurance covers treatment for […]