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South Africa scores well as an expat destination

South Africa scores well as an expat destination
If you’re looking for adventure as part of your life as an expat, South Africa is the place to go. Whilst it’s not a usual choice for expats, South Africa has a lot to recommend it, especially if you’re blessed with curiosity and the desire to include adventure in your new life. A recent survey revealed some 75 per cent of expat...

Expatriates working in Myanmar overjoyed with their disposable incomes

Expatriates working in Myanmar overjoyed with their disposable incomes
If you’re a expat professional looking for a real challenge including plenty of disposable income, Myanmar is the place to go. Happiness is a full wallet for many expats searching for a destination which offers challenges and commensurate financial rewards, with the occasional unlikely location offering up exactly that. For decades,...

Expats have their say on Chinese toilets

Expats have their say on Chinese toilets
China is a popular destination for adventurous expats looking to start new businesses, but it’s perhaps the most foreign of all with its stunning contrasts between huge, ultra-modern cities and third-world rural regions. One thing’s for sure, it’s totally fascinating in every aspect, including its infamous public latrines! Visiting...

Expat women on relocation more successful than their male equivalents

Expat women on relocation more successful than their male equivalents
Research shows the most successful ‘couples’ relocations occur when the female partner is offered the job. Many couples relocate overseas because one person has been offered an assignment, with the most successful relocations taking place when it’s the woman who’s working, according to a recent study. Author of the study Yvonne...

How to get home help in Singapore

How to get home help in Singapore
Expat life nowadays isn’t as straightforward as it used to be, especially if you’re working yourself or a mum with children and working husband to look after. Juggling the needs of a job, family life and social commitments hasn’t ever been easy, and being an expat in an unfamiliar land can add extra stress to the experience,...

Expats in Southeast Asia warned over new dengue fever vaccine

Expats in Southeast Asia warned over new dengue fever vaccine
Emigrating to Southeast Asia includes protecting yourself and your family from exotic diseases, but the newly-released dengue fever inoculation could be more deadly than the virus itself. Dengue fever is a scourge across tropical Southeast Asia, spread by a particular species of mosquito which bites during the day. Symptoms vary between...

Why do expatriates love Shanghai

Why do expatriates love Shanghai
Statistic show over 200,000 expats are now living and working in Shanghai, enjoying a lifestyle based on technology, innovation and change. The huge city itself is a unique and diverse blend of Eastern and Western cultures, ancient history and modernity and endless business opportunities both on-and offline. Given that China is famously...

Expats in Dubai should avoid pest-ridden areas when house hunting

Expats in Dubai should avoid pest-ridden areas when house hunting
The stunningly modern desert city of Dubai is an expat favourite for its career opportunities, its stunning new high-rise apartments and its luxury lifestyle, but all may not be quite as it seems in certain areas. Moving to Dubai is a dream for many ambitious expat professionals lured by the luxury lifestyle and stunning architecture of...

Tips on living overseas on a budget

Tips on living overseas on a budget
Living comfortably overseas as a permanent expat doesn’t have to cost a small fortune. As with everything else in the 21st century, living, working or retiring overseas is endlessly linked in surveys and on blogs with wealth rather than with the real benefits of choosing a new lifestyle in an often drastically different culture....

Bangkok charm evaporates as skyscrapers replace traditional communities

Bangkok charm evaporates as skyscrapers replace traditional communities
If you’re heading for BKK and expecting to enjoy the traditions and history of the city whilst you settle in to your new job, you’d better explore in hurry as they’re all disappearing! Expats and tourists alike used to love Bangkok’s traditional districts with their picturesque teakwood homes, local craftsmen and buzzing markets,...