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Malaysia good for affordability but shaky on career advancement

Malaysia good for affordability but shaky on career advancement
Is Malaysia a stable base for expat professionals? With Vietnam’s star rising ever faster in the expat firmament, eclipsing both Thailand and Cambodia as a destination for business as well as a comfortable, economic retirement, the emergence of Malaysia as another popular point of location is a welcome addition. Expats in the country...

Is Saudi Arabia really a safe destination for tourists and expats?

Is Saudi Arabia really a safe destination for tourists and expats?
Saudi Arabia’s ‘historic’ step in opening the Kingdom to tourism also reopens the perennial question – is Saudi a safe destination for Westerners? Would-be expats and visitors who follow world news as a habit will have noticed that Saudi, unlike the majority of its Gulf State neighbours, strictly follows Islamic laws and imposes...

Why does mainland Greece rarely feature on expat itineraries?

Why does mainland Greece rarely feature on expat itineraries?
One European country which only seems to crop up rarely in expat forums and online media is Greece. Potential UK expatriates looking for the perfect place to retire, start up a small business or just chill for while will find endless internet coverage on Spain, France, Portugal and even Italy to browse, research and contemplate but, apart...

Expats find Nordic lands impose social isolation

Expats find Nordic lands impose social isolation
Is social isolation the fate of every expat professional in the Nordic lands? Given that leaving friends and family behind is one of the worst effects of becoming an expat in a strange land, those heading for Scandinavia should perhaps consider another location where social isolation isn’t the norm. Plus points of this chilly...

Expats arriving with families have a good choice of Dubai communities

Expats arriving with families have a good choice of Dubai communities
If you’re heading for a reassignment to Dubai along with your family, a safe, secure and child-friendly development is the preferred option. Dubai is an ever-popular destination for ambitious expats, but those relocating with their families need exactly the right accommodation to make sure the entire family including the dog is happy...

Developing resourcefulness essential for expats heading to Vietnam

Developing resourcefulness essential for expats heading to Vietnam
Vietnam nowadays seems to be every adventurous expat’s favourite location, from retirees fleeing Thailand to hot tech talent and professional entrepreneurs looking for a chance to advance their careers. The expatriate inflow to this former Southeast Asian hideaway has been ongoing for 20 years or more, but the country itself has only...

Is India an insurmountable challenge for adventurous expats?

Is India an insurmountable challenge for adventurous expats?
Given the number of celebrity-stuffed TV shows boosting India as the perfect retirement haven, the results of a recent survey could well come as a shock. India, it seems, may not be the first destination which comes to mind when salary, career progression or a comfortable retirement is the goal. The sub-continent fared poorly in the most...

German companies increasing the use of fixed term contracts for expat professionals

German companies increasing the use of fixed term contracts for expat professionals
Expats hoping to head for Germany to take up a new job may only be offered a fixed term contract. Given that job security is a priority for expat professionals looking for a change of scenery as regards responsibilities and career advancement, fixed teem contracts aren’t exactly good news. Recently released figures show four out of...

Expats in Shekou encouraged to integrate into the local community

Expats in Shekou encouraged to integrate into the local community
For expats living in Shenzhen’s Shekou district, the local authority is planning to establish the area as a home from home for its foreign residents. Shekou is now home to the largest expat community in the whole of Shenzhen city, with its local government determined to ensure all expatriates living in the sub-district are treated as...

Thailand to offer tax cuts and perks to incoming foreign companies

 Thailand to offer tax cuts and perks to incoming foreign companies
Thailand is to adopt measures to attract more international companies and investment by easing regulations for expat professionals wishing to do business in the Kingdom. The new rules are an attempt to boost Thailand as an international business hub by introducing a raft of measures aimed at making it easier to create jobs and bring in...