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Should potential Brit expatriates still head for Spain?

Should potential Brit expatriates still head for Spain?
As Spain takes its chances and opens up to tourists, Brit expats aren’t happy with the plan. Whilst Spain’s ending of its lockdowns and opening up to tourism in order to save jobs, businesses and its economy, British expats already resident and those planning to arrive very soon aren’t so sure the loosening of regulations is a good...

Hongqiao aims to assist even more expat professionals in new help centre

Hongqiao aims to assist even more expat professionals in new help centre
Expats in the Chinese city of Hongqiao will soon be happy to have their own foreign service centre in the downtown district of the vast city. One problem for expats living and working in China is the stupendous size of its cities and the difficulty of finding their way to essential destinations such as immigration and advice offices....

How are expats in Thailand coping with the uncertainty?

How are expats in Thailand coping with the uncertainty?
Expats in Thailand are now trapped in their very own tropical paradise. Although the focus has been on expats of all persuasions and positions trapped overseas simply because they chose the wrong moment to leave their country of residence, those following this worldwide drama should spare a thought for those who’re now prisoners in...

For a unique expat experience Albania is the place

For a unique expat experience Albania is the place
Even although some might well have to find a map to establish Albania’s location, this unique country is making waves in the expat world. First becoming popular as a tourism destination, Albania is now the new kid on the expat block as regards long-term stays, Although the vast majority of foreigners arrive on holiday, increasing...

Expats in Nairobi have the best of both worlds

Expats in Nairobi have the best of both worlds
When expats dream of their favourite destination for improving career prospects as well as quality of life, Kenya doesn’t always spring to mind as an option. Nairobi is possibly the first port of call for expats looking to spend time in Kenya, but adjustment might be tricky as it’s not at all similar to the scrubbed, modern aspects of...

Tips for expats taking their pets with them on relocation

Tips for expats taking their pets with them on relocation
If you can’t bear to leave your beloved pets behind when you emigrate, these tips will help. Planning to move overseas can be an exciting challenge, but leaving beloved dogs or cats behind isn’t an option for the vast majority of those heading to another country. Many pet owner have said relocating their furry best friends is more...

Tips on getting your expat life back after the pandemic shuts down

Tips on getting your expat life back after the pandemic shuts down
As expats all over the world tighten their purse strings in fear of losing their lucrative positions, what’s the best way to survive this emergency? Whilst life goes on as normal in the world of work, saving for emergencies is the last thing on expats’ minds – until an unheard-of event straddles the planet and destroys overseas...

Cambodia’s charm and low living costs attract expat retirees

Cambodia’s charm and low living costs attract expat retirees
If you’re looking to relocate to a country with a low cost of living, stunning scenery, a fascinating history and friendly locals, you could do far worse than consider Cambodia. Far less well known than neighbouring Thailand as an expat destination, Cambodia has many of the same advantages and fewer of the off-putting disadvantages than...

Oman to dump 70 per cent of its expat consultancies

Oman to dump 70 per cent of its expat consultancies
Oman is calling time on expat independents and foreign consulting firms. As the emirate struggles to release funds in order to deal with the pandemic, its government has ordered the cancellation of all foreign consulting contracts. The sultanate is one of the region’s largest countries, with its population topping 4.7 million, over a...

Is Kuwait no longer a welcoming destination for expats?

Is Kuwait no longer a welcoming destination for expats?
Once upon a time, expats headed for the Gulf States in general and Kuwait in particular for its lifestyle, its generous oil and gas-related salaries and its exotic ambience. Nowadays, everything is different, with Kuwait leading the rest of the Gulf States as regards getting rid of the vast majority of its expatriates. At the same time as...