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UAE healthcare company to offer expat retiree health and social care packages

UAE healthcare company to offer expat retiree health and social care packages
If you’ve loved living and working in the UAE and don’t ever want to leave, this might be the answer for your retirement strategy. One of the UAE’s healthcare providers has come up with a new scheme aimed at offering services to retired expats including grooming services, day-trips and even bingo for the retired. The health and...

Choosing an expat destination which aids longevity

Choosing an expat destination which aids longevity
The 21st century could well be described as the century of the expat exodus, as there are now millions of people loving living anywhere but where they were born. The decision to leave the country of your birth and relocate to an unfamiliar land is perhaps one of the most crucial you’ll ever take. Whatever the reason for your wish to...

Choosing the right expat retirement destination by testing it out

Choosing the right expat retirement destination by testing it out
Every would-be expat retirement dream is just that – a dream until it’s been sampled. There’s only one way to find out if your chosen place for the rest of your life isn’t a terrible mistake – give it a try before you make the final commitment. Maybe you believe shutting down your life in your home country and taking up...

Personal security in Lagos should be a priority for expats

Personal security in Lagos should be a priority for expats
Expats heading for Lagos need to take their personal security seriously. Nigeria’s capital city can be a fascinating place to work or even just visit, but staying safe by adopting sensible security tips is necessary. As a non-citizen, you’ll need to apply extra caution in just about every aspect of your visit, whether you’re...

Are millennial digital nomads the new expats?

Are millennial digital nomads the new expats?
It’s not just relocating expat professionals who’re fuelling the exodus of talent from home countries across the world, it’s digital nomads who use their freedom to travel whilst running their businesses online. Becoming a digital nomad and travelling the world whilst working and earning online is the new way to enjoy the freedom...

Meerhoven is latest hub for hi-tech expat professionals

Meerhoven is latest hub for hi-tech expat professionals
The Netherlands city of Meerhoven is the latest Dutch hub for expat professionals. As Amsterdam, Rotterdam and the Hague become more expensive for expat entrepreneurs, the Dutch city of Meerhoven is taking over as the latest expat hub. As the regional economy grows, more and more expats are coming to the city from across the world,...

Changing your Dutch expat health insurance policy every year

Changing your Dutch expat health insurance policy every year
Expats in the Netherlands are being encouraged to adjust their private healthcare insurance to avoid being overcharged. In the vast majority of expat hubs across the world, private healthcare insurance is a necessity but can also wreck the budgets of all but the most financially comfortable foreign workers. The Netherlands is no exception...

Subsidence now a real threat to expat homeowners in the Netherlands

Subsidence now a real threat to expat homeowners in the Netherlands
If you’re planning to emigrate to the Netherlands, start a business and buy a home, take care over which location you choose! It’s a well-known fact that the Netherlands in its entirety is located below sea level and is only kept dry by its brilliantly structured network of sea walls and dykes, but recent reports suggest it may be...

Asian cities now the tops for expat professionals

Asian cities now the tops for expat professionals
From their former positions as ‘must-haves’ on expat professional CVs, the latest survey shows major European cities languishing in the bottom ten. Predictions that the 21st century would be the Asian century seem to be coming true, at least in the minds of multinationals and their expat professional workforce. The Expat Insider...

Survival tips for new expats in Dubai

Survival tips for new expats in Dubai
If you’re still determined to take a chance on Dubai, here’s what you need to know. Most expats head for Dubai for its career opportunities and its reputedly high-style ambience created by those on massive salaries. Words and phrases such as ‘fresh start’ and ‘opulent, exotic lifestyle’ trip off the tongues of recruiters and...