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Eight glasses of water a day may be too ...

Scientists have discovered that the recommended eight glasses of water per day may be too much for our real needs. Research from the University of Aberdeen published in Science this week shows that the recommended intake of two liters of water a day rarely meets our actual needs and, in many situations, is too high. […]

Daily Covid cases in China soar as count...

On Thursday, China reported its highest number of daily Covid cases since the pandemic began three years ago. The number of daily new cases reported was 31,444, and Chinese health officials said 3,927 patients had symptoms while 27,517 did not. The latest figures surpassed the previous record high recorded this year on April 23, when […]

13 Massive Aerial Battles That Changed W...

Special report November 23, 2022 11:20 a.m. Two months after the start of World War I, French pilot Sgt. Joseph Frantz and his gunner, Louis Quénault, shoot down a German aircraft near Reims, recording what is considered the first official victory in air combat. Soon the term “air combat” entered the military lexicon, and fighting […]

Exporting IT sector – I – Opinion

Pakistan’s IT export sector has been in the news a lot lately. The reason for this is that after so many years of relatively stable or nominal growth, IT exports started growing 12-15% in 2017, then grew 46% in 2021 and 23% in 2022. I know this first hand because I myself have run an […]

L’Oréal For the Future Summit: sustainab

DUBAI: As governments, policymakers and activists gathered at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Egypt to address environmental challenges, L’Oréal Middle East hosted its first L’Oréal For the Future Summit addressing questions around the same topic. In an interview with Arab News in French, Laurent Duffier, Managing Director of L’Oréal Middle East, and Rohini […]

Cheapest European countries to live in 2...

Cheapest European countries to live Would you like to take advantage of the relatively low cost of living in exchange for a wonderful life in highly developed, strategically advantageous and amazing European countries? Moving to another country can be a life changing experience. Take a look at this list of some of the cheapest European […]

Tips for buying property in Malta

Buying property in Malta as an expat can be daunting, so we’ve put together some tips that we think can make it easier for you. Many people have been looking for sunny Malta, and we are here to help you buy a property in the Mediterranean sun with confidence. EU/non-EU law The key thing to […]

Why are remittances dropping? – Company

Remittances continue to decline. In July-October this year, these remittances fell to $9.9 billion, down 8.6% from $10.827 billion in July-October last year. If the downward trend continues, total remittances in fiscal year 23, ending in June, would remain close to $30 billion, below the $31 billion that was remitted in fiscal year 2020. exercise […]

Spain and UK struggle to reach post-Brex...

It should have been a quick bureaucratic formality. But more than six months later UK licenses have become invalid in Spain due to Brexit there is still no new agreement on their recognition – and British expats say the delay is causing health problems and family breakdowns. The deal has been put on hold due […]

Invitation to pray for Qatar

The security guard looked at me curiously. I waited impatiently inside the front door of my workplace, watching for my colleague to arrive. I was in no mood to chat. But I also didn’t want to step into Qatar’s scorching midday sun of around 115 degrees Fahrenheit. The guard, a tall young man with a […]

How Currency Works – iExpats

Currency is part of everyday life – we withdraw money from our banks, pay for goods with our debit or credit cards, and manage our finances through apps and online platforms. Almost every transaction involves moving currency from one place to another, whether it’s booking a vacation, paying for the weekly shop, or ordering a […]

90 Day Fiance Happily Ever After Season ...

We have seen a lot of 90 day fiance spoilers and some fights during this season of Happy forever? Season 7 has more than its share of reality TV villains and toxic creeps. But there is also real love. Mutual respect, problem-solving skills, children, money, and other factors can help determine whether a marriage will […]

Remittances and tourism will protect Nep...

Rising remittances and rising tourist numbers in 2023 will likely protect Nepal against high fuel prices and global inflation resulting from interest rate hikes by the US Federal Reserve, said a industry expert. James Pearson, executive vice president and global head of financial institutions and non-banking financial institutions at Dubai-based Mashreq Bank, told the Post […]

FIFA World Cup 2022 | India shines with...

One of the most memorable scenes from the 2018 FIFA World Cup didn’t play out on the Soccer pitches in Russia, but in a public park in Moscow which the organizers had turned into an observation area for fans unable to make it to the matches. Hassan Sedky, an Egyptian fan in a wheelchair, found […]

Iain Duncan Smith ‘amazed’ as man accuse

MP Sir Iain Duncan Smith has been ‘stunned’ after a man accused of ‘slamming’ him on the head with a traffic cone and calling him a ‘Tory scum’ was cleared of criminal charges in due to “weak” evidence. Three protesters, one of whom claimed the use of the traffic cone was a ‘practical joke’, followed […]

Wuhan’s hosting of international events

Overseas guests view an exhibition on China’s achievements in wetland conservation during the 14th meeting of the Conference of the Contracting Parties to the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands (COP14) held in Wuhan on November 7, 2022. Photo: Hu Yuwei/WG The train station teeming with enthusiastic volunteers welcoming international delegates, the grand opening ceremony of an […]

Tech layoffs in Singapore could affect I...

Tech companies around the world and in Singapore, a major tech hub where many tech giants host their regional headquarters, are freezing hiring or downsizing amid weak consumer spending, rising unemployment rates interest and inflation. While tech incomes and jobs will be affected in the short term and market volatility is likely in the near […]

Improve military cooperation with Japan

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Japan and China, although it seems that Beijing would not mind if relations collapsed. After the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, it was widely recognized that a “Taiwan emergency” is not only possible, but highly probable. We also […]

Bangladesh Bank: the economy is not in c...

Currently Tk 169,586 crore of excess liquidity in banks $659 million in payouts were made through banking channels in the first 10 days of November It was $641 million in the same period last year Remittance income grew 2.8% year-on-year LCs worth $1.26 billion were opened in the first 10 days of November It was […]

Senior Application Security Engineer | ...

For our valued US client, a rapidly growing global startup, we are looking for a Senior Application Engineer. The main company’s product is a technology platform that allows fans to easily buy, sell and trade tickets for live events. They work directly with promoters, artists and venues as an extension of the main box office, […]

Prime Minister B’desh’s ICT affairs advi

In testimony submitted before Metropolitan Additional Chief Magistrate Muhammad Asaduzzaman Nur, Joy demanded exemplary punishment from five ‘fugitive’ defendants who had ‘conspired to abduct and kill him’, Dhaka Metropolitan Public Prosecutor Abdullah said. Abu at IANS. Arrest warrants had already been sent to the addresses of the five accused. On August 3, 2015, the Detective […]

Israel and the Philippines exchange agri...

The Embassy of Israel in the Philippines, through MASHAV – Israel Agency for International Development Cooperation – in partnership with the Bureau of Plant Industry (BPI) and the United Nations Development Program in the Philippines via Accelerator Lab, hosted a learning exchange seminar on November 10 to discuss Israel’s smart and sustainable agriculture and how […]

World powers step up pressure on Iran to...

Western officials have met with Iranian activists abroad as the United Nations may step up pressure on Tehran to crack down on protests harshly. The first senior Western official to meet with an Iranian activist was US Vice President Kamala Harris who, during her meeting with Iranian-born actress and activist Nazanin Boniadi on October 14, […]

Weekend headline: Czech tennis stars dom...

To eat Czech winegrowers can no longer market “young” wine The first wines made from the grapes harvested each year are generally sold from Saint-Martin (November 11) and marketed as “young” wines. But under a five-year law that was first enforced last year, many winemakers are now marketing “first” wines after no longer being able […]

Dawlance marks 99th anniversary of Turki...

KARACHI: Dawlance is Pakistan’s leading producer of innovative home appliances and a wholly owned subsidiary of Arcelik, the second largest manufacturer in Europe, based in Turkey. On the auspicious occasion of the 99th Turkish Republic Day, Dawlance congratulated all Turkish citizens, to commemorate the fraternal relations between Pakistan and Turkey. Every year, Turkish Republic Day […]

Expats who support my cause because they...

Former Prime Minister and President of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Imran Khan, said on Friday that Pakistani expatriates in England and the United States support his movement because they have seen the prevalence of law in the progressive societies. Speaking online at the long march in Gujrat, the former prime minister said expats are aware of […]

Double your money on your next trip to A...

If you love fresh steaks and wine, you’ll love what the Argentinian government has in place for tourists traveling to this incredible South American country. argentina government launched a swap fare specifically for tourists who use their debit or credit cards for purchases. The Blue Dollar When I spent a few months in Argentina, I […]

Come soak up a revolutionary atmosphere ...

Truth and love will overcome lies and hatred. Does that sound too corny to you? No, the words of the former first Czech president are truer than ever. Come to Aero Cinema on the eve of the anniversary of the Velvet Revolution, experience the groundbreaking drama HAVEL set in a time when the struggle for […]

Don’t let your heirs handle your expat t

Recent amendments to the financial emigration process means that a change in tax status is a requirement for expats wishing to transfer their inheritance and other income from South Africa overseas. the imminence south africa gray list by the Financial Action Task Force International also contributes to the increased compliance burden. Last year, as part […]

Why an expat couple in the UAE donated t...

Abu Dhabi: An expat couple in the United Arab Emirates who donated the organs of their two-year-old son who died last year have urged locals never to hesitate to become organ donors. The act of organ donation can save another family from the pain you might be feeling yourself, Shiba Gayathri, an Indian banker, and […]

United States Peace Corps Volunteers Ret...

To mark the 61st anniversary of the U.S. Peace Corps in the Philippines, U.S. Peace Corps CEO Carol Spahn traveled to Manila and Cebu October 24-28 to highlight the agency’s work with its local partners in favor of Filipino communities. This is before the return of American volunteers to the country in January 2023. “In […]

Rate on white collar remittances increas...

From today, exchange houses will not charge any fees on deposit and will also work during holidays TBS Report November 06, 2022, 8:25 p.m. Last modification: November 06, 2022, 10:35 p.m. Representative image. Photo: Collected “> Representative image. Photo: Collected To increase the flow of remittances, the remittance rate of white-collar job holders will be […]

Get ready for this month’s FIFA World Cu

Comment this story Comment After much controversy and hype, the 2022 World Cup in Qatar is about to kick off. For the first time in the 92-year history of the quadrennial tournament, it is taking place in November and December instead of the mid-year months. It’s the biggest sporting event ever in the Middle East […]

Money Transfers: Promoting Legal Channel...

International remittance channels like ACE Money Transfer and banks with an extensive network across Pakistan like Bank Al Habib are major contributors to a steadily increasing inflow of funds. In line with the vision of the Pakistan Remittance Initiative (PRI), the two partners have stepped up their efforts to promote legal remittance channels by offering […]

Buy luxury at Jakarta Watch Exchange Sho...

Short for Jakarta Watch Exchange, JWX is hosting the first and largest luxury watch show event this year through the Jakarta Watch Exchange Show 2022. Jakarta Watch Exchange Fair 2022 is a one-stop luxury shopping space. Over 40 booths will feature a variety of items. This event will facilitate tenants of a majority of luxury […]

Education and School Options in Malaysia...

In 2012, the government changed the rule that only 40% of students in international schools could be Malaysian, as part of its economic program to make Malaysia a regional center for education. This has changed the demographics of most international schools which now have at least 50% local students.Despite the estimated growth, enrollment in primary […]

After being a banker for 17 years, a Tan...

“It may not be a perfect story, but it’s your story and it’s pretty perfect.” These are the thoughts of Tanzanian national Javed Akberali, 38, born and raised in Dubai. He embraces progressive thinking that challenges the status quo and believes in unlearning and learning to get there. Her parents, who were born and raised […]

Trade deficit widens to $7.54 billion as...

November 03, 2022, 10:20 p.m. Last modification: November 03, 2022, 11:23 p.m. Infographic: TBS “> Infographic: TBS The country’s foreign trade deficit widened 11.3 percent to $7.54 billion year-on-year in the first quarter of the current fiscal year as exports fell and import payments rose despite some declines in new orders due to restrictions. Bangladesh […]

Types of plans, categorization of salari...

United Arab Emirates – Emiratis and expatriates employed in the private sector and federal government departments will soon benefit from a form of social security if they suddenly lose their jobs. The Unemployment Insurance scheme will provide financial support for up to three months if an employee is made redundant. Here’s everything you need to […]

Japan’s ‘best-known’ actor serves as an

Editor’s note: China’s modernization has been an epic journey over the past few decades. Under the leadership of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), China has become an attractive destination for many foreigners. Many of these expats in the country have achieved their career aspirations, while some have found love and started families in China. Why […]

UBL reopens Deira Dubai branch

DUBAI: United Bank Limited (UBL) has reopened its oldest branch in Deira Dubai after renovations and equipped it with state-of-the-art facilities, a statement said on Tuesday. The branch located in Dubai’s former Murshid Bazaar along Al-Kabeer Street was inaugurated by Pakistan’s Consul General in Dubai Hasan Afzal Khan and the President and Chief Executive Officer […]

Keystone Property Finance brings back fi...

Keystone Property Finance has reintroduced several five-year fixed rate mortgages to its range of products for landlords. The buy-to-let lender only to brokers says its new range of fixed-rate loans are available for standard and specialty properties, expats, vacation rentals and product transfers at 65% and 75% loan-to-value, from 6.99%. The firm’s new range of […]

A lifeline from abroad – Journal

Remittances from families or workers have been a key source of foreign exchange for Pakistan over the past decades. These inflows have largely financed the country’s burgeoning trade and primary deficit for years. A State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) research paper released last year points out that Pakistan received $258.3 billion in remittances between 1977 […]

The return of the Hawala networks

LAHORE: Foreign remittance service providers attribute the reappearance of gray channels to fluctuations in exchange rates that have widened the gap between interbank rates and free market rates. These shortcomings have encouraged the return of “Hundi or Hawala” networks, where overseas Pakistanis enjoy good rates for their remittances. “A large gap between interbank and open […]

Second-generation Indian expats launch n...

Dubai: An Indian expat living in Dubai started a community initiative for the social welfare of seniors. “Rishtey”, launched by Sandeep Shishodia, 48, president of Jain Seva Mission and businessman in Dubai, aims to build relationships. Shishodia’s initiative is entirely non-profit, he said. “Seniors like to be heard and we want to listen to them. […]

Expats involved in anti-government activ...

Bangladeshi expatriates involved in anti-government activities abroad will be brought to justice, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced to a parliamentary body today (27 October 2022). The Foreign Ministry’s Standing Parliamentary Committee held its meeting at Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban today, where Foreign Ministry officials said the government was trying to bring in expatriates who carry […]

Field Base Coordinator – Central African

Contract duration: to confirm Start date: AS QUICKLY AS POSSIBLE The MENTOR initiative is the world’s leading non-profit organization dedicated to the fight against malaria and other vector-borne diseases in emergencies, operating in countries in West, Central and East Africa, the Middle East and South America. The organization directly provides large-scale disease control interventions to […]

Will the Emir of Qatar’s visit to Dhaka

The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, is keen to develop bilateral relations to new heights and he has accepted the invitation of the President of Bangladesh to undertake a visit to Dhaka after the FIFA Cup tournament. FIFA World, Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Bangladesh, Seraya Ali Mahdi Saeed […]

ExpatInvest brings simplified RMB invest...

Expat Invest logo SHANGHAI, CHINA, October 26, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — China is home to two of the five largest stock exchanges: the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges, and also has more Fortune 500 companies than any other country in the world. But despite being a global economic powerhouse, accessing Chinese capital markets as a foreigner […]

Overseas pension advice for Norfolk resi...

Published: 01:37 PM October 25, 2022 Where do you dream of spending your retirement and how can you make sure your fantasy comes true? Whether you imagined life in retirement on the white sand beaches of Asturias in Spain, drinking in the coastal views of Puglia in Italy or exploring the historic lanes of French […]

Legal and free funds transfer channels: ...

KARACHI: ACE Money Transfer, a leading UK-based international money transfer service provider, and Bank AL Habib, one of Pakistan’s largest banking networks, have teamed up to promote legal money transfer channels money transfer to Pakistan. According to recent World Bank data, workers’ remittances account for 8.69% of Pakistan’s overall GDP, making it a lifeline for […]

These are the top brokers Australians us...

With the ever-increasing number of stockbrokers available to Australian investors, many investors are wondering which is the best broker to meet their needs. Not to mention that priorities differ depending on the individual investor; whether you are a frequent trader or more of a long-term investor, or whether you prefer stocks or ETFs. Fortunately, Sharesight […]

US-PH officials tackle cybersecurity con...

The U.S. Embassy’s Office of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) brought together Filipino and U.S. representatives from the security and justice sectors to exchange best practices and share knowledge on resolving cybersecurity issues, such as investigating the criminal use of cryptocurrencies and responding to computer and network intrusions. “We all have a clear […]

ACE Money Transfer and Bank Al Habib joi...

KARACHI-ACE Money Transfer, a leading UK-based international money transfer service provider, and Bank Al Habib, one of Pakistan’s largest banking networks, have teamed up to promote legal channels of money transfer to Pakistan. According to recent World Bank data, workers’ remittances account for 8.69% of Pakistan’s overall GDP, making it a lifeline for the country. […]

Are Californians fleeing en masse to Tex...

RICHARD PARKER Tribune Content On the busy, busy lanes of Interstate 10 in the westernmost part of Texas, there are, of course, cars heading east bearing plates with the word red at the top: California. But there are plenty of cars with black-and-white Texas plates the other way around – for California. For at least […]

Malta’s Golden Passport is at risk, a po

A European passport is very valuable for an investor or a company, and countries like Malta know this. By offering golden visas, which can be obtained through investments in the country, Malta has made a lot of money with its high-cap visa program – but the EU is not happy. What is the Malta Golden […]

GCC Indian Expats Get Fast-Track Golden ...

Published: Thu 20 Oct 2022, 15:53 Last update: Thu 20 Oct 2022, 16:01 Now is the time for Indian expats living in the UAE and surrounding Gulf countries to apply for their US Golden Visa. The EB-5 immigrant investor program was overhauled by the US Congress in March of this year and now allows for […]

The Secret Language of Forex Revealed

Like many trading and investment markets, forex has a specific language, including jargon and terminology that all brokers, traders and liquidity providers use in their daily dealings. Understanding these terms is essential to opening a forex account, choosing the right currency pairs, and interpreting the charts and analysis tools that help traders make informed decisions. […]

Philippines: New travel requirement anno...

Travelers must now obtain the new eArrival card, instead of the One Health Pass Photo: Reuters By web office Published: Wed Oct 19, 2022 4:43 PM Last update: Wed 19 Oct 2022, 06:06 PM Following a number of complaints from expats returning home, the Philippine government has officially replaced its One Health Pass online travel […]

Parliament approves in principle a bill ...

The House of Representatives, chaired by Hanafi Gabali, on Tuesday approved a bill submitted by the government to grant certain import facilities to Egyptians residing abroad. On October 16, the House of Representatives referred the bill to a joint committee of the Plan and Budget, Economic Affairs, Constitutional and Legislative Affairs, and External Relations Committees. […]

Tim Ryan and JD Vance clash over ‘great

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The already hostile Senate race in Ohio got even nastier on Monday as Democratic Representative Tim Ryan and Republican JD Vance clashed over racist rhetoric and hurled personal slurs. In their final debate before the Nov. 8 election, tensions peaked near the end of their hour on stage, when one of the […]

Rise in number of American expats flocki...

American citizens have always looked to Europe with fascination and a hint of romance, so many have advocated and will continue to advocate for travel across the continent in any way, shape or form possible. A similar trend has been seen for American nationals seeking to leave the United States, many of whom wish to […]

Expatriates can now be members of the OC...

The Muscat – Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI) has added new seats to its board of directors which will be reserved for expatriate investors and representatives of public limited companies. The decision is part of an expansion of the board based on the new OCCI rules. “Expatriate candidates are now welcome on the […]

US State Department says relations with ...

Jeddah: Around 100 women walked 1.5 km in King Abdullah Economic City during the “Pink Walk” breast cancer awareness march on Friday. Before the start of the march – organized as part of the Pink Lemon movement – ​​participants gathered to form a human ribbon, all dressed in pink shirts. Lebanese singer and breast cancer […]

Lebanon, hit by the crisis, still wants ...

Around the world, Lebanon is well known for the diversity and creativity of its cuisine, encompassing traditional influences from the Middle East and an array of international styles and flavors. Unfortunately, recent years have not been kind to the country’s famous food scene. Restaurants have been ravaged by the Covid-19 pandemic and the Lebanese liquidity […]

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Date of publication: 14/10/2022 ‘It’s a very unfortunate situation… We appreciate the goodwill’ – British Ambassador to Spain opens up on driving licenses Britain’s Ambassador to Spain, Hugh Elliott, gave an in-depth interview to Spanish newspaper El Periódico de España this week, in which he hinted that outstanding issues regarding Britons’ driving licenses in Spain […]

Vonage and Arsaga Partners Together Deli...

The partnership enables innovative connections and engagements, including WELL ROOM, a virtual healthcare service designed for expats living in Japan HOLMDEL, NJ, October 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Vonagea global leader in cloud communications that helps businesses accelerate their digital transformation, partners with Arsaga Partnersa Tokyobased in Paris, specializing in the development and design of web […]

The Best Places to Retire in the Caribbe...

You’ve worked hard, you’ve put in the hours, and now it’s your turn to relax and enjoy the fruits of your labor. You’re about to retire and you’re wondering, “Where’s the best place to retire?” For our money, we recommend an island in the Caribbean. It’s not just a stereotype, it’s one of the best […]

Crypto firm 21Shares lists bitcoin ETP o...

DUBAI — Crypto investment products firm 21.co announced on Wednesday that its subsidiary 21Shares AG has listed an exchange-traded product on Nasdaq Dubai, making it the first physically-backed bitcoin ETP in the Middle East. The 21Shares Bitcoin ETP trades, under the symbol ABTC, similarly to the 21Shares Bitcoin ETP in Europe, 21.co said in a […]

US remittances lead Q1 outlook

Money transferred by Bangladeshi expats from the United States to their country was the highest at $1 billion in the first quarter of the current financial year, according to Bangladesh Bank data. For the past two years, the United States ranked second in the prospects of remittances to Bangladesh. People in the industry said that […]

Banque Misr to reintroduce Belady dollar...

Mohamed El-Etreby, chairman of Banque Misr, said on Monday that the bank would reintroduce its USD Belady certificate to non-resident Egyptians after raising rates on the bank’s USD certificates. He added, in a televised statement, that the bank seeks to offer incentives to motivate Egyptians residing abroad to subscribe to these certificates. Banque Misr earlier […]

CCP Filipino-Korean Friendship Media Art...

The Cultural Center of the Philippines joins the Korean Embassy in the Philippines, the Korean Cultural Center in the Philippines (KCC) and the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) to present a media art exhibition, “Donghaeng : Gunita to Pag- asa”, until October 21, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., at the CCP […]

USAID Recognizes Four Outstanding Marine...

The United States government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAid), and the provincial government of Palawan recognized four of the best marine protected areas (MPAs) in the province at the second annual Palawan MPA. With USAid’s support, the Siete Pecados Marine Park is becoming a model for protecting marine biodiversity in the […]

Once bitten… English financial adviser w

Foreign Financial Advisorthey have defrauded the country Expats for decades. Will see the arrest of the British Mark Kirkham means that the Thai Economic Police does he finally catch up with them? Probably not, and why would you want them to? Kirkham, according to financial blogger Andrew Drummond, watched every square inch of the prominent […]

Wait or postpone? UAE expats rush to se...

Most expats residing in the country are likely to profit from every drop in their home country’s currency against the greenback, expert says Published: Sat 8 Oct 2022, 06:45 Last update: Sat 8 Oct 2022, 1:36 PM Currency exchange centers and international money transfer services are seeing a notable increase in remittances, with UAE customers […]

RDA entries for September hit their lowe...

CARACHI: Foreign currency inflows, from overseas Pakistanis via Roshan Digital Accounts (RDAs), slowed to a 20-month low of $168 million in September 2022. This, however, helped gross receipts to surpass the $5 billion mark. Since RDA launched 25 months ago, the country has received a total of $5.1 billion, research houses reported Thursday. “September gross […]

Jingle Pay, the Financial Super App, Ann...

Through this strategic partnership, consumers in the United Arab Emirates can use the Jingle Pay app to send money in near real-time to more than 200 countries and territories around the world. MoneyGram also made a minority investment in Jingle Pay, giving the company a direct ownership position in the startup. DALLAS, October 6, 2022 […]

Jingle Pay, the financial super app, ann...

Send money abroad with Jingle Pay Jingle Pay MoneyGram Partnership Jingle Pay Logo UAE consumers can use the Jingle Pay app to send money in near real-time to more than 200 countries and territories around the world. DUBAI, DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, October 5, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Through this strategic partnership, consumers in the UAE […]

Japanese expatriate digital asset entrep...

Japan’s tax regime is hostile to businesses in the digital asset sector, such as tokenization, and needs to change, a businessman who now lives in the Netherlands told this news service. Asia contains a patchwork of starkly contrasting approaches to cryptocurrencies and digital assets. And it seems Japan’s tax rules don’t make the country a […]

US Peace Corps Trains LGUs to Strengthen...

Read this in the Manila Times digital edition. For two months, the U.S. Peace Corps and the Philippine National Voluntary Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) trained leaders from 79 local government units (LGUs) in 12 provinces to strengthen volunteerism as a tool for respond to local development priorities. The series of trainings held from August to […]

Will the new digital banks in the UAE he...

Dubai: Will the cost of remittances from the United Arab Emirates and other Gulf countries go down? Or be completely eliminated? More in the financial services industry are convinced that this is the direction, and that the fee of Dh20 more per transaction on deposit will be reduced. And the UAE’s all-digital banks and remittance-focused […]

The Sri Lankan expats who have made a Be...

Fernando Sugath approached the chalk-lined crease, eyeing the gaps in the field. He looked down and tossed the worn fiber bat onto the tarmac as he took position, ready for the first delivery. A sleepless night making final preparations for the tournament had worn him out. It didn’t take long for Fernando to find the […]

How much does it cost to live in Istanbu...

The famous American magazine Forbes announced the most livable cities in Turkey. According to this list, Istanbul has become the most livable city in Turkey. So, what is the cost of living in Istanbul? What do the calculated numbers show? Is it easy to live in Istanbul? We have explained the answers to all these […]

UK driving licenses in Spain

Bulletin online has published numerous articles on the controversial issue of UK driving licenses. Spain, for the time being, refuses to recognize UK driving licenses which has left many expats in the slow lane. The British Ambassador and his team at the British Embassy are working tirelessly to try to resolve the issue and we […]

UAE: I used to smoke 40 cigarettes a day...

Father-of-two is using his second chance at life to inspire others to kick the habit and embrace healthier lifestyles Photo: Muhammed Waqas Akram Published: Thu 29 Sep 2022, 07:00 Surviving a heart attack was a life-changing experience for Pakistani expat Muhammed Waqas Akram. From smoking up to 40 cigarettes a day, the 37-year-old Abu Dhabi […]

10 Worst Performing Cryptocurrencies of ...

We often hear about cryptocurrencies that have reached incredible values, but many digital assets work in the opposite direction. It hasn’t been an easy year for crypto, with Bitcoin dropping like a stone and Ethereum seeing its market value halve in a matter of months. So we took a look at the ten worst performing […]

Falling Rupee and Stock Markets Hamper I...

Muscat: With the Indian rupee at rock bottom and stock markets falling, an industry expert said that like other countries, India could enter an economic downturn. “This is evidenced by India’s central bank’s reduced growth projections during which the stock market may enter consolidation,” said Farah Mourad, senior market analyst at XTB Mena. “This is […]

Localized “Hangzhou Expats” posted on so

HANGZHOU, China, September 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — “Hangzhou Expats”, a series of videos illustrating the life of foreigners in Hangzhou, which has become a hot topic on a group of social media accounts from the Hangzhou Municipal Bureau of Culture, Radio, Television and Tourism. Compelling short videos, aimed at presenting from Hangzhou inclusive, has garnered […]

FATCA can trigger a financial shock for ...

The ultra-conservative US Supreme Court isn’t shy about issuing controversial verdicts on abortion, gun control and climate change that may shock the nation. And critics suspect another shock verdict is on the way for the millions of American expats living abroad who may not realize they are U.S. citizens with the dual responsibility of filing […]

Malaysia to hire 10,000 Bangladeshis thr...

Malaysia has launched a new process to immediately hire 10,000 Bangladeshi workers through Bangladesh Overseas Employment and Services Limited (BOESL) to address the existing labor shortage in the country. “The Malaysian Ministry of Human Resources is implementing a one-time project for the recruitment of foreign workers from Bangladesh through government-to-government (G2G) cooperation,” a letter from […]

The Big Read in a nutshell: Can Singapor...

Headhunters told TODAY that some leadership candidates may already have multiple options or offers on hand by the time they are interviewed. Companies are also aggressively trying to retain their valuable employees, which is a barrier for companies hiring. “The HR department and companies are also offering a lot more counter offers now,” said Mr. […]

Takeover of Haqiqi Azadi – Pakistan Toda

On September 21, while addressing the lawyers’ convention in Lahore, Pakistani President TehrekeInsaf (PTI) Imran Khan said people from all walks of life should join in the resumption of the Haqiqi Azadi movement (true freedom) which would resume from September 24th. Resumption means from the point where the movement ended on May 25. The interruption […]

The Rupee falls to a new lifetime low, w...

New Delhi: The Indian Rupee fell further on Friday, with OMR1 hitting nearly INR 210, according to currency converter Xe. Seizing the opportunity, Indian expats were seen queuing up at money changers to send money home. The value of the Indian rupee against the Omani riyal has never been so good in the recent past. […]

LuLu Financial Group partners with Bhara...

In a first, LuLu Financial Group has partnered with Bharat Billpay and Federal Bank to enable direct payment of utility bills for Non-Resident Indians (NRIs), according to a statement released in Doha yesterday. This move will benefit the Indian Diaspora in the GCC countries who can now disburse money directly to 20,000 billers for payment […]

Celebrate Oktoberfest at La Riviera PIK2...

As one of the official Oktoberfest events in Jakarta, Oktoberfest PIK brings a different atmosphere with its themed outdoor location, authentic Bavarian cuisine, traditional Bavarian band and much more! Celebrate Oktoberfest at La Riviera PIK2 Responding to the enthusiasm and interest in conceptualized destinations in the Greater Jakarta area, Agung Sedayu Group and Salim Group […]

Indian expat wins Rs 2 cr lottery after ...

Abu Dhabi: An Indian expat based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has won a grand prize of 1 million dirhams (Rs 2,17,61,410) in the annual summer promotion of Al Ansari Exchange. Winner Sajad Ali Batt Abdul Samad Batt becomes the ninth millionaire in his annual summer promotion. He became eligible for the draw after […]

Comment: Not just glitz and glamor – it’

When creators don’t know where their next paycheck will come from, they’re often willing to do anything that will make them money. This creates a destructive cycle in which creators sell for less, companies pay less for skilled services, and creators have to work longer to make ends meet. PUTTING THE POWER IN THE HANDS […]

Sri Lankan president meets senior Common...

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lankan President Ranil Wickremesinghe has met the Commonwealth Secretary General and a group of Sri Lankan expats even as his visit to the UK to attend the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II has been questioned in parliament of the island nation. A statement from the President’s Media Division (PMD) on Tuesday, September […]

Intl Talent Zones help drive progress in...

Foreigners learn to make dumplings. Beijing has stepped up efforts to promote the creation of international talent communities to attract more people with professional skills that can contribute to the capital’s development. In 2016, the Municipal Talent Work Leading Group proposed the concept of establishing international talent communities in Beijing. In 2017, the first batch […]

UAE: Indian expat earns 1 million dirham...

Other prizes on offer include iPhones, a brand new Mercedes Benz, half a kilogram of gold and a cash prize of Dhs 95,000 Published: Mon Sep 19, 2022 5:33 PM Last update: Mon 19 Sep 2022, 10:45 PM Indian expat Sajad Ali Batt Abdul Samad Batt became an instant millionaire on Monday by winning Al […]