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7 expatriates tried in Kuwait for 60 mil...

Cairo: A Kuwaiti criminal court has begun trying seven expatriates accused of money laundering by illegally earning more than KD 60 million, a local newspaper reported. The defendants are two Iranian nationals, three Jordanians and two Egyptians, as well as three local trading companies, Al Anba added. The defendants are accused of having set up […]

RDA inflows top $4 billion through April...

KARACHI: The country has received over $4 billion through the Roshan Digital Account (RDA) through the end of April 2022, providing support for dwindling foreign exchange reserves. The RDA reached $4.2 billion from September 2020 to April 2022, data from the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) showed on Monday. In April, these entries reached 245 […]

Cabinet probes opposition for demands in...

This week, the Cabinet resumes discussions on the spring memorandum, which contains adjustments to the annual budget. Prime Minister Mark Rutte and Finance Minister Sigrid Kaag will start talking to opposition parties to gauge their demands in exchange for support on the budget in the Senate, where the coalition does not have a majority. The […]

The Crypto Brothers Descend on ‘Silicon

With its ocean views and resorts, Bali has long attracted surfers and vacationers. Today, it is also a top destination for crypto enthusiasts around the world. Among the recent arrivals is Ilia Maksimenka, a 33-year-old Russian blockchain entrepreneur, who came to the Indonesian island in 2020, shortly after the Covid-19 outbreak. “It’s very easy to […]

Washington faces moment of judgment as I...

WASHINGTON: White House officials believe Iran is on the verge of becoming a threshold nuclear power and could be weeks away from producing both enough fissile material and the technology needed to weaponize and deliver a payload nuclear. Achieving the milestone of a significantly shorter breakout period to build a nuclear bomb would give Iran […]

Baltimore Homecoming’s Amplify 2022 is c

Since Wednesday, local economic and civic recovery organization Reunion in Baltimore brought together the city’s most accomplished natives and expats for panels and excursions organized as part of Amplify 2022. Much of the conference and panels in this three-day meeting took place at The Penguin Room at Whitehall Mill. Friday, the final day of the […]

“Provided they are sober!” Expats rage

An article in the German Süddeutsche Zeitung titled ‘Unrequited Love’ describes how Britons travel or move to Spain in search of the sun, but find themselves caught between two conflicts. The German article describes several “conflicts” between the British and the Spaniards, such as the additional quarantine rules imposed in particular on travelers from Great […]

Spain’s six-drink rule: Resorts where th

The Balearic government is cracking down on holidaymakers drinking on the Spanish islands, forcing holiday companies to impose a drinking limit on all-inclusive holidays. Thomas Cook has issued a warning to holidaymakers about a new alcohol rule for those flying on an all-inclusive holiday to Spain. The holiday company has confirmed that the number of […]

What investment scams should expats watc...

Most investment scams have similar characteristics: they promise astronomical returns, provide vague or nonexistent details about the underlying investment structure, and involve pressure tactics. Many of these scams are well documented and structured, leading the public to believe that they are regulated companies providing a legitimate service. And unfortunately, the level of sophistication of many […]

Insurance and assistance frontier market...

Ecuador’s travel hub status Like neighboring Colombia, Ecuador is a travel hub located between North America, Central America and South America, which has allowed it to organically increase its influx of travelers. However, the market remains relatively small for travel insurance and assistance providers. Two million people visited Ecuador in 2019, a 19% reduction from […]

Brexit LIVE: Irish newspaper ‘Warning’ w

Sir Keir Starmer will ‘seriously cripple’ the UK’s ‘most important relationship’ if he becomes prime minister, an expert has claimed. Professor Azeem Ibrahim, a former adviser to the Biden campaign, said Sir Keir’s previous vocal opposition to Donald Trump could “seriously cripple” the UK’s relationship with the US. Professor Ibrahim, who published a detailed report […]

The Seville Fair returns after two years...

The Seville Fair is back. After a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the eXpat Club event that promotes cultural exchange between Spain and Miami, is set for its third edition on May 6 at Crossbridge Church at 160 Harbor Drive in Key Biscayne. The Fair runs from 6:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. Originating […]

Hundi’s Return

Half of the $40 billion in annual transfers go through informal channels The dollar rate differs from the minimum Tk6 between formal and informal channels The formal channel offers 86.45 Tk, hundi 91-92 Tk for every dollar Bangladeshi expats cannot legally send from multiple countries Hundi – the means of sending remittances through informal channels […]

French expat finds magical experiences d...

Provided by Nicolas Judge. Edited by Sun Chao. Subtitles by Sun Chao. Inspired by short videos of blessed Africans that have gone viral, a French magician called on his neighbors to create their own videos for Shanghai, sparking another trend. Since moving to Shanghai 11 years ago, Nicolas Juge has had a strong attachment to […]

In Gaza, families enjoy iftar on the bea...

BEIRUT: Lebanese authorities have stopped accepting passport renewal applications, saying they are unable to meet demand as the worsening economic crisis pushes people to leave the country. Lebanon’s General Security said it would suspend passport renewals starting this week and its stock of passports would only cover current applicants. The announcement raised fears that the […]

UAE residents benefit from weak pound as...

Exchange houses in the United Arab Emirates have reported an increase in remittances to the United Kingdom after the pound sterling fell to its lowest level against the US dollar since July 2020, giving British residents a window of opportunity to take advantage of favorable exchange rates to send money home. There has also been […]

Diana Avila: There are limits to the use...

Businesses and individual users prefer global money transfers which are inexpensive and frictionless. Technically, blockchain-based cryptocurrencies offer such advantages but face considerable regulatory hurdles. This is where some of the new age money transfer platforms offer viable alternatives for transferring money. Wise, a global technology company, is developing ways to transfer money around the world. […]

BOC announces third edition of ‘Pita Pit

Encouraging Sri Lankan expats to safely hand over their hard-earned foreign exchange earnings to their families and loved ones, Bank of Ceylon (BOC) announces the third season of its unique “Pita Pita Rata Thegi” promotion by offering expatriates to win back valuable gifts in daily, weekly and monthly […]

How the Zoom generation turned a small i...

But then, with the pandemic dragging on, the Savoy contacted him. The other Savoy Signature hotels would remain closed due to lack of tourism, but the Savoy Palace, the chain’s flagship hotel, would remain open. Danchuk nomads could help them keep the lights on. The Savoy Palace was theirs. ” I could not believe it […]

Here’s everything you need to know about

The Lebanese diaspora and expatriates will have the chance to vote in the 2022 elections before their Lebanese counterparts. Local elections will take place on May 15 while overseas elections will take place on May 6 and 8. Voting dates abroad differ from country to country, you can check with your respective local diplomatic mission […]

TAT invests in the TOCA blockchain to bu...

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is entering the third and most important phase of its partnership with the Thai Organic Consumers Association (TOCA)which will see it invest in the TOCA platform to become a blockchain-based ecosystem, connecting organic farmers, industry and consumers in a virtuous loop that will reward best practices in food and […]

Fun Infographic Highlights Differences B...

What time is dinner? This seemingly simple question has quite a different answer depending on where in the world you are. Thanks to Orkun Melih Köksal, who manages the Instagram account @loverofgeography, it’s easy to see how different eating habits are across Europe. The Dutch card enthusiast is only 20 years old, but he has […]

Promoting business diplomacy – News

Consul General of Italy in Dubai and the Northern Emirates Giuseppe Finocchiaro, Consul General of Italy in Dubai and the Northern Emirates highlights the diplomatic and commercial lineage between the United Arab Emirates and Italy Published: Mon 25 Apr 2022, 11:13 AM The Italians make up one of the biggest European groups in the UAE. […]

The Japan Foundation is now accepting ar...

Black Canvas’ “Wor(L)d of My Bodies” is the final submission from one of 20 recipients of last year’s grant. The Japan Foundation Manila (JFM) opens its call for proposals for the JFM Arts & Culture (JFMAC) grant for 2022. In the fields of film, Japanese studies, literature, music, performing arts and visual arts, the JFMAC […]

Wall St banks brace for Shanghai expansi...

Global investment banks are pushing ahead with ambitious expansion plans in Shanghai even as a strict lockdown on Chinese financial capital forces them to make emergency food deliveries to some staff and leaves others camping on the streets. parquet floors. Shanghai’s lockdown, entering its fourth week in some districts and part of Beijing’s policy of […]

Letters: Speeding is a major cause of de...

When it comes to Partygate, a frequently deployed trope from the Prime Minister’s apologists is that, as we stand on the brink of World War III, his fixed penalty notice for breaking his own lockdown laws amounts to a speeding ticket. speed. Given the pain suffered by so many bereaved parents, this is a risky […]

Is Gotabaya Rajapaksa a victim of regime...

Public protests that erupted in reaction to the country’s economic and financial freefall have now entered a dangerous phase with one person shot dead in Rambukkana. If a protest lasts long enough, chances are someone will be killed and looters will arrive soon enough. All kinds of forces will begin to fish in troubled waters. […]

UAE-based mum: “How I lost 20 pounds and

The five-foot, 45-year-old Indian did some things differently. “I knew I wouldn’t be able to eat the non-vegetarian meals that Lijo ate, so I decided to do portion control instead,” she says. “I wanted to make this change as long-lasting as possible.” Thomas kept idlis (rice cakes), lentils and wheat as part of his program. […]

Is it really cheaper to buy online than ...

Dubai: The general consensus is that shopping online can save people a lot of money. However, retailers are working hard to match online and offline prices. So which avenue currently offers buyers a competitive advantage? At one point online prices were well below retail prices, but over time the price gap between the two began […]

Tokyo’s real superhero stocks must take

Placeholder while loading article actions To annihilate the superheroes, the villain of the Pixar film “The Incredibles” had a diabolical plot: he would make them ubiquitous. “When everyone is super,” said the villain named Syndrome, “nobody will be.” The Tokyo Stock Exchange has no such diabolical goals. Yet he risks making Japanese equities just as […]

The roof of the Grand Mosque prepared fo...

Cairo: Saudi Arabia said the roof of the Grand Mosque, Islam’s holiest site, has been prepared for worshipers and visitors as their numbers increase during the current Islamic holy month of Ramadan. The Kingdom’s General Presidency for the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques has confirmed that all services provided to worshipers on the roof […]

Hungary and DoST introduce quantum compu...

DoST Secretary Fortunato de la Peña and Hungarian Ambassador Titanilla Tóth sign the Memorandum of Understanding that will promote and develop scientific and technological cooperation. PHOTOS COURTESY OF DOST Driving the country’s research, development and innovation (RDI) roadmap, the Department of Science and Technology (DoST) sealed a bilateral agreement that “will promote and develop science […]

Everything you need to know about ventur...

Small businesses struggle to raise investment capital because they have little assets, brand image, or financial backing needed to grow and grow. A Venture Capital Trust (VCT) is a fund created by the government in the 1990s to support investment directly in small private companies, with generous tax incentives for shareholders. The downside is that […]

Compare expat salaries and cost of livin...

Moving overseas for a new job is exciting, but how much money you make depends on the country’s economy and how your living expenses stack up with your salary. the National ECA Salary Comparison is a useful tool that compares wages to local purchasing power in 58 countries. It’s hard to compare salaries if you […]

Does Crypto Have Retirement Potential?

Everyone has heard of cryptocurrency, often hailed as a get-rich-quick investment opportunity in a hyper-modernized market; but is crypto suitable as a retirement fund? While some investors have made incredible returns on crypto trades, the challenge is that it is a fast-paced world that is difficult to predict moves with accuracy. While the potential is […]

Remittances hit an all-time monthly high...

KARACHI: Remittances to Pakistan from its citizens employed abroad hit their highest level for a single month in March, the central bank said on Thursday, rising 28.3% month on month. another, mainly due to the Ramazan effect. Remittances in March reached $2.8 billion, the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said in a statement, adding that […]

We have a quality of life that simply wo...

Ian Smith is 25 and comes from Knocklyon in Dublin. He left Ireland in June 2021 and moved to Lyon in France where he works as a journalist. I was 20 surrounded by the same friends I had since I was four, living with my parents in the sleepy suburb of Knocklyon and struggling with […]

Peace talks with Ukraine deadlocked, Put...

Live news updates from the Russia-Ukraine war: Russia said on Wednesday it “categorically disagrees” with US President Joe Biden’s description of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine as “genocide”, according to the news agency. Reuters reported. “Statements like these are unacceptable from the President of the United States, whose own country has committed high-profile crimes in recent […]

Are Metaverse investments in the sky?

Why do otherwise honest citizens fall for the flippant snake oil scams? After all, you can buy an acre of land on the moon for £22 from Amazon even if no one owns the moon, according to the 1967 Outer Space Treaty adopted by the United Nations. However, even if buyers pay for a certificate, […]

Dubai’s first fully digitized and 100% p

This is the first time in the history of the United Arab Emirates that a private holding company and a government service provider completely convert to a paperless and largely digitized approach to providing their full-fledged services. ECH intends to bring top-notch technology to the table, providing industry-leading quality and user-friendly services, making it accessible […]

What is XRP Ripple? – iExpats

Ripple – or XRP – is the native cryptocurrency token used on the XRP Ledger. Blockchain is an open-source network designed to migrate transactions from centralized financial databases to a cheaper, standalone alternative. The cryptocurrency was launched in 2012 and has big goals, with instant and low-cost transfers ideal for international payments that take days […]

Why should I invest my money?

Investing is often seen as reserved for the wealthy and those with the disposable income to make crazy bets, equipped with the knowledge and analysis to make sound judgments. However, it is much more accessible than the Wall Street movies would suggest. An investor will look at it like this; you can either work extremely […]

The Byblos team wins the second edition ...

The Byblos team won the second edition of the Lebanese Expatriate Basketball Championship, held in Dubai, organized by Sports Mania Dubai and under the supervision of the Dubai Sports Council and the Basketball Federation of the United Arab Emirates. In an exciting final match between Zahle and Byblos held at Al Wasl Sports Club, both […]

Putin is the only leader they have known...

A common theme emerged in my conversations with opposition Russians who had fled to Istanbul: Protests don’t work. Putin’s police state is too powerful. Pavel Gorchakov, 31, protested against Putin’s regime for the past 10 years until he finally decided to leave the country forever. I met him on the same balcony of the hostel […]

Toshiba is an ’embarrassment to Japan’,

One of Toshiba’s largest shareholders has appealed to the company’s board to solicit offers to acquire all or part of the struggling Japanese giant. The shareholder in question is 3D Investment Partners, which owns 7.6% of Toshiba. On Wednesday, he expressed his disappointment with a open letter which notes that shareholders have now opposed four […]

India’s tech manufacturing growth stalls

India’s attempts to transform itself into a global electronics manufacturing powerhouse appear to have stalled somewhat, with government data showing negligible growth in the value of output and a reduction in exports. But the nation has also revealed a plan to make things better: an expat supergroup that will help grow its semiconductor industry. Data […]

WORC Imposes $1 Million Fines With Help ...

Acting Director of WORC Jeremy Scott (CNS): Officials from Workforce Opportunities and Residency Cayman (WORC) have released some details about the administrative fines they imposed in 2019, 2020 and 2021 on rogue employers and employees. WORC said it has issued fines worth a collective CI$1,045,154 to businesses and individuals for more than 400 immigration violations, […]

Gaza, Ukraine, Germany: From house to ho...

SCHWETZINGEN, Germany: Palestinian neurosurgeon and neurosurgeon Dr. Mohab Mousa lived and worked in Ukraine until war forced him to flee. Today, he and his family have taken refuge in Germany. More than 4 million people have fled Ukraine since the start of the conflict. More than 300,000 of them have arrived in Germany, many of […]

Exploitation of children and women is a ...

RIYADH: Ramadan unites everyone, regardless of ethnicity, and Muslims across the Kingdom come together to break their fast with varied dishes that celebrate and showcase their cultural traditions during the holy month. Here’s a look at how expats from different cultures living in Saudi Arabia celebrate iftar and break their fast during Ramadan. Some expatriates […]

Expats in Saudi Arabia share their iftar...

RIYADH: Ramadan unites everyone, regardless of ethnicity, and Muslims across the Kingdom come together to break their fast with varied dishes that celebrate and showcase their cultural traditions during the holy month. Here’s a look at how expats from different cultures living in Saudi Arabia celebrate iftar and break their fast during Ramadan. Some expatriates […]

China’s King Abdulaziz Public Library an

RIYADH: Ramadan unites everyone, regardless of ethnicity, and Muslims across the Kingdom come together to break their fast with varied dishes that celebrate and showcase their cultural traditions during the holy month. Here’s a look at how expats from different cultures living in Saudi Arabia celebrate iftar and break their fast during Ramadan. Some expatriates […]

Sri Lanka heads for political instabilit...

By Gulbin Sultana, PhD Sri Lanka is heading towards political instability amid the economic crisis with the resignation of entire ministers except the prime minister on April 3, 2022. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has appointed a new four-member cabinet, including the minister external affairs, finance, education and highways. April 4 to continue the parliamentary session of […]

How can you get a full refund from Train...

All Linda Shapiro wanted was to change her train tickets from Seville to Madrid. That’s it. How hard can it be? Harder than you think, it turns out. Her online travel agency, Trainline, took her on an unexpected journey through ticket change hell, followed by a surprise stop in refund purgatory. And now that I’ve […]

Companies are paying a high price to sta...

When the US, UK and EU imposed sanctions on the Russian banking system, Egor Bondarov faced a conundrum. The owner of a small 3D printing company, Bondarov moved to the United States from Russia 10 years ago, but still employs a designer based in Russia. No longer able to pay his employee through his normal […]

India, PH deepening partnership in train...

During the pandemic, India continued to expand training through e-ITEC courses such as Entrepreneurship for Small Business – Trainers/Promoters (ESB-TP) in March 2021. The Indian Embassy in Manila hosted its annual Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) Day Reception on March 29, which was attended by around 100 ITEC alumni from the Philippines, as well […]

Oligarch Roman Abramovich persuaded Russ...

Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich, who acts as an informal facilitator of Russian-Ukrainian peace talks, convinced the Kremlin to allow Zoom meetings between the two countries, The Wall Street Journalreported Friday. Ukrainian negotiator David Arakhamia told the Journal that Russia originally wanted the talks to be held in person in Belarus, arguing that Zoom would pose […]

Hong Kong expats boost Singapore housing...

Singapore’s leading property website expects to benefit from an influx of house hunters from Hong Kong, as expats fleeing the Chinese city’s strict Covid measures rush to secure prime residences in its rival financial center. The managing director of PropertyGuru, which in March completed a New York listing backed by billionaires Peter Thiel and Richard […]

GoalsMapper enters Indonesia; Carzuno i...

Backed by the burgeoning middle class across Southeast Asia, local businesses have begun expanding their geographic footprints, including Singapore-based Goalsmapper and Carzuno, and fintech platform Airwallex. GoalsMapper launches in Indonesia Singapore-based fintech SaaS for financial consultants GoalsMapper has launched its service in Indonesia, the company said in a statement on Friday, as part of efforts […]

Central Banking Awards 2022: the latest ...

central bank today (March 31) announced its final batch of 2022 winners, recognizing the Bank of Korea as Central Bank of the Year. He also named Stanley Fischer as the recipient of this year’s Achievement Award. For several months, the central bank team and an Editorial Advisory Board reviewed nominees and conducted interviews for the […]

Noam Shalit, Israeli father whose campai...

(JTA) — When Noam Shalit first learned that his son, Gilad, was missing, his thoughts turned to his own father. Noam’s twin brother, Yoel, disappeared in the Golan Heights in 1973 during the Yom Kippur War. Their father immediately left for the war-scarred plateau in search of Yoel, who was 19, the same age as […]

Puerto Vallarta and Santa Barbara celebr...

The swearing-in of the Sister Cities Puerto Vallarta-Santa Bárbara Board of Directors for the period 2022-2024, chaired by Irma Lorena Pérez Copado, took place in the central courtyard of the Municipal Palace of Puerto Vallarta. Ludvig Estrada Virgen, director of Tourism and Economic Development, in charge of carrying out the ceremony, said that this relationship […]

Only Biden can break the US-Saudi stando...

Since his first day in office, President Joe Biden has spared no opportunity to castigate the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, especially Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MbS). This madness has produced an unbearable cost; As the war in Ukraine pushes global oil prices to unprecedented highs, the average price of gasoline in the United […]

Bridging the gap between Indian and Paki...

The family fun day in Buckinghamshire was dreamed up by British Pakistani businesswoman Saadia Baber, founder of Xperience Pakistan, which seeks to promote a positive image of the country. It precedes the anniversary in August of India and Pakistan which both started self-governing after leaving the British Empire and started with boys from different communities […]

Meet expats living on a shoestring in th...

Dubai: There are myriad cases where the UAE has helped expats with ordinary jobs pursue extraordinary dreams. While thousands of tourists flock to Dubai and the United Arab Emirates to tick boxes on their wish list, there are thousands of migrant workers in the country living on a shoestring budget, so they can support their […]

Can expats buy shares in listed companie...

UAE – The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) on Thursday announced the launch of its initial public offering (IPO) to raise up to Dh8.06 billion, which is also open to expatriates in the UAE. The share price has been set in a very attractive and competitive range of 2.25 Dh to 48 Dh to […]

The cost of living is the number one rea...

The cost of living is the number one reason expats live in Mexico. Our new Expats In Mexico 2022 survey reveals that when asked to choose why they call Mexico home, almost a quarter of all expats who took part in this year’s study chose the low cost of life as the main reason, although […]

Colombian president says food security c...

“Last year, we hit a record high for non-mining and energy exports. For example, in the agricultural sector, we have consolidated our position as a strategic country for ensuring global food security. Today, Colombia is considered one of the most important suppliers of food, not only because of our production potential and our added value, […]

Travelex launches 29th location at Dubai...

Market-leading foreign exchange brand Travelex has opened its 29th location at the world’s busiest international airport, Dubai International (DXB), in the latest index of the strong post-pandemic rebound of the Emirates’ tourism industry United Arabs. Travelex also announces plans to open its 30th store at the airport by April 2022. The new location – conveniently […]

What we know so far: Dubai’s Dewa set to

1. Dewa is offering 3.25 billion shares, or a 6.5% stake in the company, in three tranches or portions to potential investors. But how much of that is for individual investors? 2. The first part of the shares is made available to “retail” investors, who are non-professional individual investors who invest themselves or through brokerage […]

Experian: Meet the 5m ‘Credit Unseen’ Br

Credit invisibles are people with little or no credit history, which significantly reduces their access to traditional financial services. The analysis reveals the depths of the nation’s “credit invisibility” problem. New data sources help Experian reduce unassessable population by 750,000. United Kingdom, March 21, 2022: New research from Experian has revealed that there are over […]

Life insurance in Singapore and the bene...

March 23, 2022 by Amy Greenbourg 3 Minimum reading If you’re wondering what kind of insurance you need, you’re not alone. With so many types and all this terminology, it can get confusing! Here, Expat Insurance answers all our questions about life insurance in Singapore and shares the benefits of taking out term life insurance […]

Water, water everywhere but not a drop t...

Pre-Covid Fun City when Songkran was fun. Some dastardly expats are heaving sighs of relief for the third year in a row that the Songkran water festival next month will be a dry affair. Everyone knows the general idea: a gentle exchange of water on the hands as a sign of renewal on Wan Lai […]

Everything you need to know about expat ...

Moving to another country is a great opportunity to transform your lifestyle – but knowing where you can afford to rent and how mortgages work if you want to buy abroad is another story. There are significant variations in factors such as affordability ratings and average house prices. This guide reviews some popular expat destinations […]

Not a brain drain but a ‘boomerang’: you

New Zealand’s borders are opening and Kiwis are looking for the door, but an expat organization says the loss of talent to other countries will only be temporary. Brent Thomas, chief operating officer of House of Travel, said that since the country’s borders began to open, his teams have seen pent-up demand for people pursuing […]

Business & Partnership Developer of Appl

Salvation! We applift 🚀 a Karlín-based software house that has been doing things a little differently for 7 years now. See for yourself here: https://github.com/Applifting/culture#appliftings-company-culture- We’re over 130 at this point, but you won’t find your typical managers here. We make sure that all our projects make people’s lives a little easier. they must first […]

CJI Praises UAE Expats for Sending Milli...

India’s Chief Justice NV Ramana on Thursday praised the expatriate community in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for sending aid worth millions of dollars to flood-hit Kerala, saying that it showed their deep sense of brotherhood. He was speaking at a reception hosted by the Indian community in Abu Dhabi. “I remember a few years […]

Versatile international musicians wow co...

Dubai: As soon as José Luis Torres started performing, crowds of commuters – young and old, expats, tourists and locals – gathered in a semi-circle around him, captivated by his solo band performance. It was 4 p.m. on Wednesday at the Expo 2020 metro station and the scene was repeated in four other metro stations […]

Return or withhold? Pakistani rupee wea...

The currency weakened by 23 paisa against the US dollar in interbank trade and closed at Rs179.21 against the previous day’s close at Rs178.98. According to the Forex Association of Pakistan (FAP), the buying and selling rates for the dollar in the open market were recorded at Rs179.8 and Rs180.8 respectively. The weakness in the […]

flynas Tops APEX Ranking with 4 Stars in...

RIYADH: Jawwy TV, Intigral’s premium OTT service, is expanding its presence in the Kingdom and is among the top OTT brands in terms of overall awareness, according to a recent survey conducted by Ipsos. The study, conducted during the third quarter of 2021, covered the entire Kingdom and included 2,500 respondents. The interviewees were of […]

March 2022 Legal Update (Part 1)

Our Vietnam Legal Update #200 would lead you on 03 legal issues: I. The Administrative Procedures to be Amended, Supplemented and Replaced in the Field of One-Stop Foreign Exchange Transactions Under the Management Function of the State Bank of Vietnam The State Bank of Vietnam issued Decision No. 187/QD-NHNN dated February 22, 2022 on Announcement […]

Excerpt from the book: “The Impossible C

In his memoirs, “The Impossible City” (Random House), journalist and author Karen Cheung recounts that her personal challenges are occurring alongside the unrest resulting from Hong Kong’s heartbreaking return to the center of power in Beijing. Read an excerpt below. random house At university, before finding the universe I finally wanted to belong to, I […]

Pride and Privilege – Journal

PAKISTAN, the fifth largest country in the world by population, has vibrant diaspora communities in almost every economically developed country in the world. In almost every robust economy – such as Saudi Arabia, UAE, UK, USA, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, Australia, Italy, Canada, Bahrain, ermany, France, Spain, Greece, Belgium, Ireland, Japan, Denmark, Sweden, Holland, Switzerland, Malaysia, […]

Brazil Prepaid Cards and Digital Wallets...

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Data Book on Business and Investment Opportunities of Prepaid Cards and Digital Wallets in Brazil – Market Size and Forecast, Consumer Attitude and Behavior, Retail Spending” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The prepaid card market (by value) in Brazil grew at a CAGR of 8.7% during the period 2017-2021. During […]

Markets for prepaid cards and digital wa...

Dublin, March 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Data Book on Business and Investment Opportunities of Prepaid Cards and Digital Wallets in Latin America – Market Size and Forecast, Consumer Attitude and Behavior, Retail Spending” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. According to the publisher, the prepaid card market (by value) in Latin […]

UAE: is it better to buy gold coins or g...

Dubai: People are often told to keep a percentage of their hard-earned savings in gold, as the yellow metal is the most recommended way to protect wealth from inflation and economic uncertainty. While other asset classes like stocks, real estate, and cash can potentially lose a lot of their value due to wars, recessions, and […]

Can the world survive without Russian oi...

President Joe Biden has announced a US ban on buying oil from Russia as Western leaders try to toughen sanctions on Vladimir Putin’s rogue state. As fighting in Ukraine intensifies two weeks after the Russian invasion, NATO countries are refusing to launch the assault for fear of provoking Moscow’s anger against them. Instead, the United […]

Al Fardan Exchange and Thunes team up fo...

Al Fardan Exchange, one of the largest money transfer and foreign exchange companies in the United Arab Emirates, has partnered with cross-border payments company Thunes to enable Al Fardan Exchange customers to make payments in 87 countries in Europe, Africa, Asia-Pacific and Latin America. Thunes signs Al Fardan Exchange for its paytech Through this partnership, […]

Asian Currencies Fall; expats see the b...

Muscat – With South Asian currencies depreciating sharply in recent days against the US dollar, the remittance industry sees this as a good opportunity for expats to send money home. There is already an increase in traffic to exchange houses in Muscat, according to industry officials. One US dollar hit 76.98 Indian rupees (INR) on […]

Russian-Ukrainian Conflict: Nickel Reach...

London: Nickel briefly topped $100,000 a tonne on the London Metals Exchange amid short pressure that dragged down a major Chinese bank and encouraged rule changes at one of the major commodity exchanges in the world. The material used in stainless steel and electric vehicle batteries jumped 111% to $101,365 a tonne after closing 66% […]

Elden Ring Dragon Communion altar locati...

Ring of Elden Dragon Communion Altars might be one of the first things you stumble upon in the game’s massive open world. However, if you haven’t acquired a Dragon Heart yet, you might not know exactly how it all works. The first Dragon Communion altar is located near where you end up after completing the […]

Peso plunges to 2-year low against US do...

Data from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) showed the peso at 51.696 at 10:38 a.m., depreciating 22 centavos from its close of P51.470 on March 4. BSP’s buy rate was 51.5 on Monday, while the sell rate was 52 for every dollar. As the escalating war in Ukraine supported the US currency, the peso […]

How much money do I need to start tradin...

If you are new to investing, you will need to figure out how much money you need to start trading online. Online trading allows investors to test their systems with practice accounts for free – and many encourage investors to participate by offering low-cost investment options. It all depends on the type of account you […]

7 reasons why we loved spending our reti...

My wife and I retired in 2016 and moved to Medellin, Colombia as expats. We moved there in 2020 only because of the COVID-19 pandemic, which took us to Iowa to be with my 89 year old mother-in-law. Here are seven reasons why we recommend Medellin to anyone considering expat life. Flower Festival (Photo credit: […]

UAE: 10 ways expats can invest and grow ...

Those who want to secure their future have several options to increase their income File photo By Vijay Valecha Published: Fri, March 4, 2022, 12:06 PM Dubai’s new savings plan for expatriates in the public sector has highlighted the need to prepare financially for retirement. Studies have shown that many expatriate employees in the country […]

Office for rent, 22m2, in Prague, Přísta

back to the list Přístavní, Prague 7 – Holešovice Beautiful unfurnished office for rent with a total area of ​​22.2 m2 is located on the second floor of an office building in Prague 7 – Holesovice. The space becomes a common room, kitchen and toilet. The equipment of all offices includes fitted carpets, new euro-windows […]

Everything you need to know about Forex ...

Forex – short for foreign exchange – simply means exchanging one currency for another. If you have ever been on vacation and exchanged your pounds for foreign currency or resold your remaining tickets on your return, you have exchanged currency. Currencies are the lifeblood of the global economy and enable governments and businesses to purchase […]

Russian Central Bank suspends overseas b...

In London, a sister remembers her brother killed on the Ukrainian front line. In Glasgow, a truck driver receives a call from his wife in Lviv: war has come to their homeland. And in Connecticut, a college professor reflects on Putin’s collapse. For the Ukrainian diaspora, Putin’s war resonates deeply. We asked Ukrainians, expats and […]

Bitcoin Isn’t the Only Crypto – Here Are

Bitcoin is the most valuable and well-known cryptocurrency with the highest volumes in circulation – but it’s far from the only crypto worth watching. As crypto becomes more mainstream, new digital currencies continue to appear and have begun to be accepted in conventional financial transactions such as credit card spending. Part of the appeal of […]

Russian Invasion: Five Ways to Use Techn...

From offering refugees their spare rooms to donating cryptocurrency, people around the world have been using technology to channel aid to Ukrainians since Russia launched its military assault last night. last week. Some technology companies helped launch fundraising campaigns or took action targeting Russian state media after Thursday’s invasion, which the UN refugee agency said […]

Live Updates: Refugees Flee Ukraine as R...

With Russia’s invasion of Ukraine at the center of United Nations attention, the United States said on Monday it would expel 12 Russian diplomats from the UN mission in Moscow, saying it s were actually intelligence agents who had spied on the United States. “We are beginning the process of deporting 12 intelligence agents from […]