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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board Members...

SHERIDAN — Sheridan Memorial Hospital is considering major facility and technology upgrades for approval later this spring, according to discussions at the hospital’s board meeting on Wednesday. Hospital CEO Mike McCafferty told board members that hospital administration had identified several facility improvement projects. First, the hospital is looking to upgrade its generator system, McCafferty explained. […]

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 […]

The purchase of Sears will return to the...

The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors will resume discussion on Tuesday about purchasing downtown Santa Rosa property for a new county government complex. Earlier this month, the council postponed a decision on the $20.75 million purchase of the former Sears department store property at the south end of Santa Rosa Plaza after concerns over the […]

Russia raises interest rates to 20%, the...

The emergency measures represent the strongest measures taken by Russia after the latest round of sanctions, with the United States and the EU agreeing to potentially block access to much of the $640 billion that the central bank of the country has accumulated to protect the economy. Russia’s attack on Ukraine caused a flight from […]

A month on the Costa del Sol – what woul

After a few years of thinking that we will move to Spain when we approach retirement, we are finally taking firm action. My husband can work from home and his company now has a policy in place that staff can work just about anywhere for a one month period with few questions asked. We use […]

Coinbase Is Convinced It Will Weather Th...

Outside of the Super Bowl, which many have dubbed “the Crypto Bowl” due to the record number of ads being shown by crypto companies, the year has been marked by a succession of bad news for the emerging crypto industry. The digital currency market has lost over $1 trillion in value since hitting an all-time […]

How a Brasilia Facebook forum became the...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – A reinvented town square that fosters community as a haven and well of information, a source of contacts, discussions, advice, warnings and new friends in a new city , a private social group that has weaved a genuine sense of belonging to the world to legions of fluctuating foreigners in […]

Labor department chief puzzled by mandat...

in All News / By: BVI News on Feb 16, 2022 8:57 AM / Acting Labor Commissioner Michelle McLean seemed perplexed when asked at a recent stakeholder meeting about a mandatory annual review of a policy that examines employment and migration needs in the territory. During the meeting, a resident noted that there is a […]

Will County Council Members Eye Loan Pro...

Some Will County council members have expressed support for using money from a recreational marijuana sales tax to fund a revolving loan program for local businesses. Will County Board Chair Mimi Cown, D-Naperville, detailed the idea at a committee meeting last Thursday. “We realized it’s a worthy thing to pursue, but it’s also kind of […]

Hela Apparel Holdings debuts on CSE – Th

2021 has been a pivotal year for HIP, with port operations expanding in several new directions, which has created a unique ecosystem for Sri Lanka’s economic prosperity. The port has worked to provide maritime trade and investment opportunities on the east-west Indian Ocean routes. HIP, which is expected to become a premier multi-purpose port, is […]

CNC focuses on SDGs, inclusivity and equ...

(Continued from Saturday) Collaborations with professional institutes With a view to developing business opportunities for the MSME sector and the corporate sector, the Chamber has signed MoUs with the Association of Chartered Chartered Accountants (ACCA), Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA Society) Sri Lanka. National Business Excellence Awards 2021 The most anticipated business referral program, the 2021 […]

The Bitcoin family moves to Portugal, a ...

‘Bitcoin Family’ in Lisbon, Portugal Didi Taihuttu Didi Taihuttu, patriarch of the so-called “Bitcoin family,” has his roots in Portugal, the ultimate crypto tax haven in Europe. Settling down is a big deal for the Dutch family of five, who have traveled the world for the past five years. But after spending time in 40 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Justin Langer Future Coach, Cricket Aust...

Justin Langer’s future as an Australian cricket manager hangs in the balance, but even after an all-day board meeting, no decision has been made. The Cricket Australia board met at its headquarters in Jolimont in Melbourne on Friday morning. But they walked out around 5:30 p.m. without a decision, and about an hour later gave […]

Zilker Park has safer sidewalks and bus ...

Wednesday, February 2, 2022 by Willow Higgins In an effort to improve pedestrian safety, the Austin Public Works Department is working to build better sidewalks and bus stops in and around Zilker Park. Most who frequent the park agree that Barton Springs Road and the Stratford Drive that connects it lack adequate pedestrian infrastructure, despite […]

How this Canadian expat in the UAE becam...

Dr. Hasan said his scientific background in membrane technology and nanomaterials enabled him and his team to come up with a durable face mask called “NAVAMASK”. “The NAVAMASK is a UAE certified invention/product. It’s a next-generation, sustainable and eco-friendly face mask made with a bio-based polymer [poly lactic acid, PLA] that can be composted and […]

UAE telco du is unwavering on 5G rollout...

The UAE, as a global trading, tourism and banking powerhouse, has been significantly impacted by pandemic-induced market factors. Against this backdrop, it was hardly unexpected that the country rebounded strongly as global economies reopened. Tourists flocked following widespread vaccination campaigns and the start of Expo 2020. These would fuel an increased need for the latest […]

Spain News: Retired UK expats face new f...

With such a permit, often called a retirement visa, people cannot work for a Spanish company in Spain. However, they can technically work remotely for a foreign-based company if they choose. Investment, both in Spain and abroad, is also allowed, but with double taxation rules, asset declaration and wealth tax. Expats with this visa are […]

US Federal Reserve Board Releases Discus...

On January 20, 2022, the United States Federal Reserve Board (the “Federal Reserve“) published a discussion paper titled Currency and Payments: The US Dollar in the Age of Digital Transformation (the “Work document“) looking at the pros and cons of a possible U.S. central bank digital currency (“CBDCThe Federal Reserve said the discussion paper does […]

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 […]

Pasco commission debates future developm...

DADE CITY – As Pasco County elected leaders grapple with booming growth in the Wesley Chapel area, individual commissioners paint different, and sometimes conflicting, visions of what they want to see happen there. These differing views were on full display earlier this month when the commission heard a request to alter what can be built […]

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 […]

UAE Residency Visas: The Choices You Can...

The next time your UAE residency visa is renewed, you will be able to choose from a wider range of options, provided, of course, that you meet the eligibility criteria. The launch of the latest Talent Pass by Dubai Airport Free Zone, which entitles the holder to a three-year residency visa, has expanded existing offerings. […]

“We hope to see some unicorns in Banglad

Tina Jabeen, former CEO of Startup Bangladesh Limited, joined The Business Standard to share her thoughts on Bangladesh’s startup ecosystem and discuss how we can attract more foreign and local investment. January 16, 2022, 1:30 p.m. Last modification: January 16, 2022, 3:28 PM Tina Jabeen. Sketch: TBS “> Tina Jabeen. Sketch: TBS TBS: According to […]

Eliminates efforts by the Board of Regen...

This ended a mask mandate that could have slowed the spread of a pandemic now raging on college campuses across our state. He also refused to have a vaccine mandate that would not only have saved lives but eased the burden on a now overwhelmed hospital system. He received a stern warning letter from his […]

Latest updates for UK driving license ex...

Credit: DGT Following the UK’s exit from the European Union, one issue has focused on expats who have already moved to Spain more than others, namely exchanging driving licenses in the UK. Now the DGT and the British Embassy have both released updates regarding progress in UK driving license swap talks. The DGT UK Driving […]

Expo 2020 Dubai serves as a friendship b...

Chinese Ambassador to UAE reflects on cooperation between the two countries on COVID-19 vaccine, energy, infrastructure, education, AI, digital economy, gene technology and others, hailing the UAE as an important partner of China in promoting the Belt and Road Initiative. DUBAI, Jan. 13 (Xinhua) — Expo 2020 Dubai has become a bridge of friendship between […]

Expo 2020 Dubai Friendship Bridge betwee...

People visit the China pavilion at the Expo 2020 site in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Jan.10, 2022 (Xinhua / Wang Dongzhen) DUBAI, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) – Expo 2020 Dubai has become a bridge of friendship between China and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Chinese Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates Ni Jian told Xinhua during […]

Gloomy outlook for the global recovery, ...

LONDON, Jan 11 (Reuters) – Only one in 10 World Economic Forum members surveyed expect the global recovery to gain momentum over the next three years, according to a poll of nearly 1,000 executives. businesses, governments and academics, with only one in six optimistic about the worldview. Climate change was rated the number one danger […]

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 […]

Change to Soldiers Field Course Suggeste...

ROCHESTER – An assessment by the National Golf Foundation shows that a variety of options could be at stake for the Soldiers Field Golf Course. “The city would likely benefit from a full reassessment of the Soldiers Field GC property, as aging infrastructure and limited property sizes call into question the city’s future in golf,” […]

JV will invest $ 100 million in a high-t...

Bangladesh Cards Ltd, a joint venture between Japanese, Australian and Bangladeshi investors, will invest $ 100 million in a local high-tech park to manufacture high-end tech products, including smart cards and specialized security items, to meet domestic growth and international markets. Seven acres of land have recently been allocated for the project in the high-tech […]

Brexit news: British expatriates in Spai...

The British Embassy in Madrid has confirmed that Spanish authorities have extended the period of validity of British driving licenses in Spain for the third time. The talks on a license swap are due “to conclude as soon as possible” but are “not there yet”. The UK Embassy in Madrid wrote in a Facebook post: […]

Qatar – Forum plays key role in repatria

(MENAFN- Gulf Times) * Punarjani Qatar helps Indians in distress Punarjani Qatar Indian Expatriate Forum continued to repatriate a number of critically ill patients in 2021 and so far the organization has repatriated around 35 people in need to various states.Jugiraj Sing Sarwan Singh, originally from Kapurthala, Punjab and working with Karwa was rushed to […]

Forum plays a key role in the repatriati...

* Punarjani Qatar helps Indians in distress Punarjani Qatar Indian Expatriate Forum continued to repatriate a number of critically ill patients in 2021 and so far the organization has repatriated around 35 people in need to various states.Jugiraj Sing Sarwan Singh, originally from Kapurthala, Punjab and working with Karwa was rushed to the emergency room […]

Email to Senator McConnell could be cons...

Last year, I wrote about the Howard Weiss lawsuit for sending eight emails to Senator Mitch McConnell and about Justice Charles Breyer’s conclusion that the emails did not fall under the “true” exception. threats ”to the First Amendment. (I also noted that Justice Breyer rejected the government’s claim that the messages could be punished as […]

Indian drone startup Tech Eagle says it ...

Stock – Tech Eagle (Startup India) Image Credit: Provided Dubai: A drone delivery startup is probably the last thing you’d expect to step outside of Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, a city known for its heritage and delicious food. But that’s the story of Tech Eagle, a company pushing the boundaries of drone technology and regulation in […]

Photos of what Christmas looks like arou...

Glitter pines, Santa Claus, and stockings are some of the Christmas ideas of many people, but the holidays can be very different around the world. From Europe to Asia to the depths of Antarctica, here’s how Christmas is celebrated in nine places around the world – and one place. in orbit around the world. Croatia […]

Welcome To The Rock – Residence in Monac

To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. With its unique geographical location on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea, with 300 days of sunshine all year round, a high quality of life and favorable taxation, Monaco is one of the most sought-after places to live internationally. Living in Monaco offers many undeniable […]

TDB signs renewable energy deal with sup...

Sunnah design, leader in connected solar lighting solutions, signed a 40 million euro contract with the government of Togo for the supply and installation over 24 months, followed by maintenance over 12 years, of 50,000 smart street lights. This contract, financed by the Directorate-General of the French Treasury, is part of the larger CIZO project […]

FinaMaze, licensed by ADGM from Abu Dhab...

Abu Dhabi’s global market has become a hotspot for startups and fintech ideas. Image Credit: WAM Dubai: Here is an opportunity to invest like a venture capital fund – without having to invest hundreds of thousands of dollars. FinaMaze, licensed by ADGM, introduced a “smartfolio” that allows investors to mimic what a venture capital fund […]

Everi Announces Senior Executive – GuruF

LAS VEGAS, December 15, 2021 LAS VEGAS, December 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The board of directors of Everi Holdings Inc. (NYSE: EVRI) (“Everi” or the “Company”), a leading provider of land and digital casino game content and products, Financial Technology and Player Loyalty Solutions, today announced that the Chief Executive Officer Michael D. […]

Switzerland’s largest online bank launch

ANKARA: The Turkish lira continues to suffer heavy losses against foreign currencies. It fell to nearly 15 per dollar on Monday before the intervention of the Central Bank of Turkey. Concerns about the country’s current economic policy are mounting among domestic and international investors, and another 100 basis point interest rate cut to 14% is […]

These 2 actions even have a legitimate l...

TOp meme stocks are landing on retail discussion forums, such as Reddit’s WallStreetBets, due to an increase in popularity for a variety of reasons, including the potential for short squeeze, unfounded hype, and news. and legitimate developments. Depending on your investment strategy, all of these reasons can come with a reward, but they can also […]

Lewis County appeals to group of lobbyis...

LOWVILLE – In an effort to be more effective in garnering state-level support for legislation that benefits the interests of the county, the Lewis County Council of Lawmakers will hire a group of professional lobbyists. Promoting the rules relating to all-terrain vehicles will be at the heart of the group’s concerns. Park Strategies LLC, of […]

Property in Dubai: Four expats reveal wh...

As property prices bottomed out during the pandemic, many UAE residents bought properties to save on rent Published: Sat 11 Dec 2021, 09:58 Dubai’s real estate sector is beginning to feel the impact of Expo 2020 Dubai – the world’s largest meeting place. Property prices in Dubai have risen in recent quarters as market sentiment […]

Accelerate commercial openings – GulfTod

Maktoum Bin Mohammed attends the very first ASEAN Global Business Forum in Dubai. Sheikh Maktoum Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President of Dubai, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, attended the first-ever ASEAN World Business Forum (GBF) at Expo 2020 Dubai on Wednesday. GBF ASEAN seeks to strengthen economic ties and bilateral […]

Cryptocurrencies may be the last hope fo...

Everything that exists will be assimilated into the online world. Some things have already been. This has been found to be true with business, shopping, service, social life, journalism, warfare, and with the recently announced “metaverse”, perhaps even our lives. So it was only a matter of time before the money itself was incorporated into […]

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 […]

Preparing learners throughout life – New

The UAE is one of the region’s most mature education markets, becoming a major draw for investors, providers and students around the world. Posted: Thu 2 Dec 2021, 00:00 As the UAE celebrates 50 years of glory, the country’s policymakers are actively focusing on what education will look like in the next 50 years and […]

ANA, JAL Stop Flight Bookings To Japan O...

All Nippon Airways Co. and Japan Airlines Co. said on Wednesday they had stopped accepting bookings for inbound international flights to Japan under a government request to stem the spread of the Omicron variant of the novel coronavirus. The transport ministry said it had asked airlines to stop accepting bookings for such flights until the […]

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 […]

India News | Delhi’s peak electricity d

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): Delhi’s peak demand this winter can reach 5,400 MW, exceeding the winter peak demand of 2019 and 2020. Last year it peaked at 5,021 MW and 5,343 in 2019. Peak winter demand for electricity in the BRPL and BYPL zones reached 2,091 MW and 1,107 MW, respectively, last winter. […]

School district plans to move boundaries...

Independent School District 834 will change elementary school attendance limits to accommodate growth in the southern part of the district. District staff presented the Stillwater-area Public School Board with three options to choose from in a working session on November 4. Since the council working session on November 4, the District Boundaries Committee has held […]

Emirates news agency – Dubai ranks first

DUBAI, Nov 24, 2021 (WAM) – Dubai leads the Arab world in the latest edition of the Dubai Innovation Index, maintaining its 20th global position in 2020, the Dubai Chamber announced today at of the publication of the index at the 12th World Chambers Congress in Dubai. The Index report, entitled The Road to Recovery […]

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 […]

! 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 […]

! 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, […]

UAE retirement visa: delighted residents...

The United Arab Emirates is a great place to retire, an expat said. Archive photo for reference only By SM Ayaz Zakir Posted: Thu, 11 Nov 2021, 02:34 PM For many UAE expats, the new retirement visa is a dream come true. The UAE cabinet recently announced changes to make it easier for expatriates to […]

Forum: Giving foreigners residing in Sin...

I am referring to the article “Measures proposed to strengthen support for SMEs” (22 Oct). My impression is that the recommendations of the National Trade Union Congress and the Singapore National Federation of Employers seem to discriminate against foreign workers, especially those who have lived in Singapore for a long time. I am a foreigner […]

Thailand demands 3 million baht insuranc...

In revised OA visa rules for non-immigrants, foreigners will now have to hold a minimum of 3 million baht of health insurance, for inpatient services, in order to be eligible for long-term stays in Thailand, 8 times more than the 400,000 baht required previously. The OA visa is also known as the retirement visa (or […]

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 […]

Save or invest? How to make your money ...

Save or invest? As an expat in Prague, it can sometimes be difficult to figure out how to handle your finances. Maybe you don’t understand the local market and don’t know where to start. Or maybe you are worried about the effect of different currencies or the tax implications when investing abroad. No matter how […]

The government wants to attract rich exp...

BANGKOK: The cabinet has given the green light to an economic stimulus and investment promotion plan aimed at attracting wealthy foreigners and highly skilled professionals from abroad to help revive the economy after COVID-19. The benefits of the package include a 10-year Thai visa not only for approved special visitors, but also for their spouses […]

Employee well-being during the pandemic ...

This article is from the latest issue of Think Global People, the new site of Relocate magazine.Click on the cover to access the digital edition or read all articles on our website. The coronavirus pandemic has had a major psychological impact on public health and has raised serious concerns for those infected or at risk. […]

Tokyo drops to fourth most expensive cit...

Tokyo ranked as the fourth most expensive city for expats in an annual cost-of-living survey by a US consulting firm, falling one spot from last year. Turkmenistan’s capital Ashgabat topped the list, dropping from second place, while Hong Kong slipped to second place after being the most expensive city last year, the Mercer survey showed. […]

A call to all expatriates

PHUKET: A long-time expat from Phuket has started a simple initiative that could lay the groundwork for an expat association that could serve as an advisory or at least consultative body for local government officials seeking to avoid backlash implementing bad policies – and even helping those responsible for positive change for the island. Phuket […]