International Relocation News - Emigrate UK

This is the category page for all International Relocation news here on emigrate.co.uk, where you can view all the International Relocation emigration news.

Vietnam wins on salary versus cost of living

Vietnam wins on salary versus cost of living
Vietnam may not be the obvious choice for expat professionals, but it’s certainly one of the most rewarding as regards salary versus cost of living. Salary versus disposable income is always at the top of the checklist when a new posting or possible destination for entrepreneurship is being considered. Annual surveys of typical expat...

Are expats still part of the global future?

Are expats still part of the global future?
Although the world seems to becoming more and more insular and protectionist by the minute, there are still some 50 million expatriates scattered all over the five continents. In many ways, the 21st century could be seen as the century of the expat, as nowhere is so unfamiliar as to prevent exploration by those wishing for a more rewarding...

Incredible India attracts increasing numbers of expats

Incredible India attracts increasing numbers of expats
Traditionally, India has been seen as an iconic country whose citizens emigrate to improve their lives, but nowadays the trend is reversing itself. At the present time, some 30,000 expatriates are living in India, with numbers increasing year on year. The expatriate community is varied and diverse, ranging from executives and CEOs of...

Working in Dubai as a female expat professional

Working in Dubai as a female expat professional
Relocating, even to familiar countries, can be an overwhelming experience, but for female professionals moving to a Gulf State it’s even more of a challenge. Surprisingly, it’s not that difficult to actually get a job if you’ve arrived as a professionally-qualified trailing spouse, with online job openings the best way to start....

Dutch tech firms set to lose out due to new expat tax rule

Dutch tech firms set to lose out due to new expat tax rule
As the expatriate battle against the 30 per cent tax break changes hots up, Dutch tech companies are worried about losing their best people. The Netherlands is now a hotbed for tech innovation, with the original tax break scheme mooted as one reason why so many highly-skilled expatriates chose the country as their permanent home and...

Expat and Emirati friends launch essential guidebook to UAE culture

Expat and Emirati friends launch essential guidebook to UAE culture
An Emirati author and an Italian journalist living in Dubai have published an invaluable expat-aimed guide to Emirati culture and tradition. Adjusting to the drastically different cultural norms of the Gulf States is one of the trickiest tasks facing newly-arrived expat professionals, but everything necessary for a smooth transition is in...

China changes tax regime to include foreign entrepreneurs

China changes tax regime to include foreign entrepreneurs
From the beginning of next year, China’s tax regime will include Individual Income Tax liabilities for foreign residents. Key changes in the manner in which tax residency in China is determined are expected to substantially affect the majority of expat professionals working in the vast country' major cities. The reform of Individual...

Expat views on Saudi Arabia’s transformation

Expat views on Saudi Arabia’s transformation
Given that the number of expatriates in Saudi Arabia far outweighs the number of Saudi citizens, their views on the transformation of the kingdom from an oil-dependent state to a flexible economy are worth hearing. Long-stay expats in Saudi have mixed views on the changes so far, with some especially appreciating the loosening of laws...

Expatriate professionals advised to use a VPN

Expatriate professionals advised to use a VPN
Whilst online security isn’t often as first priority in the relocation to-do list, the increasing sophistication of hackers, scammers and even a few foreign governments means it’s a must-have. Staying safe when online isn’t just for those sharing secrets best kept quiet, it’s for every expat who uses the internet for business and...

EU expat bankers in London facing Brexit threat

EU expat bankers in London facing Brexit threat
EU citizens working as experienced professionals in London’s financial industry are reluctantly preparing for the worst scenario. As the March 2019 Brexit deadline creeps closer, City of London bankers are reluctantly preparing for their worst-case scenario – a no-deal crash out of the EU. Decisions have to be made now, as waiting...