Category: Ex-Pat

Norway: Shiny, Happy People

20 Mar 2017
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International Day of Happiness comes with the annual ranking of the world’s happiness The happiest people live in Norway, the World Happiness Report by Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), a global initiative launched by the United Nations, has shown. For the fifth time in a row the report was announced on the International Day of […]

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Amazing Grace: World’s Top Cities to Live

15 Mar 2017
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The citizens of Vienna can be really proud of their home because for 8 years in a row the Austrian capital has been voted the top place for overall quality of living. The city was compared to 450 cities from 230 countries around the world in the annual ranking of Mercer. The company, one of […]

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La Vitta E Bella: Italy Introduces New Flat Tax

15 Mar 2017
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In the heat of August, last year, one of the richest Italian families, Agnelli, gave the tax authorities in the country a cold shower by announcing that they’d moved their headquarters to Amsterdam. Agnelli’s company Exor, which owns 55% of FIAT, Ferrari and FC Juventus, has a market value of €12 billion and the transition […]

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Economical Tsunami Hits Small EU Countries After Brexit

03 Mar 2017
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Brexit will hit hard the economies of small European countries like Cyprus, Malta, Ireland and Luxemburg, according to Yael Selfin, chief economist of KPMG. Selfin points out that these countries have large trades with the UK in many business fields and is crucial to them to secure a good deal during the negotiations. Another study […]

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UK migration: Quo Vadis?

24 Feb 2017
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For the first time in 2 years the UK net migration is less than 300 000 announced the Office of National Statistics (ONS). According to the latest numbers from September last year the number was 273 000, with 49, 000 less than the same period last year. The major drops come from people coming from […]

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London: Most Popular Dating City

22 Feb 2017
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Moving abroad, especially alone, can be quite frustrating and challenging. Lots of people who, for any number of reasons, have re-located, share that the hardest part of settling down is managing their personal life. To help overcome the fear of the unknown, the popular dating app Tinder released a new feature called Tinder Passport. The […]

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The Ideal Place to Be an Expat

10 Jun 2016
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Many expats wonder about the ideal place to settle down and finally bring their ship safely to warm ports. Quality of life and good pay are usually significant factors that guide both logic and heart. And Singapore offers both of these! Singapore tops the list of many expats as one of the best places to […]

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Learn Spanish with Vinnie Jones

11 Feb 2015
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Published on Feb 12, 2015 From April 1st Three customers will be able to use their phones in Spain at no extra cost. To celebrate this fact, and to help prepare British holidaymakers travelling to Spain this summer, former professional footballer and now Hollywood actor, Vinnie Jones, delivers a performance like never before as he […]

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Send 2 fee free transfers on UKForex

08 Dec 2014
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Simply enter online promo code HOHOHO14   Money Transfers When You Need Them Helping people send money around the world is what we do best here at UKForex. Last year, as part of the OzForex Group, we made 460,000 international fund transfers on behalf of our customers. Do not be fooled by High Street Banks […]

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Is Exchange Rate volatility keeping you awake at night?

26 Nov 2014
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Is Exchange Rate volatility keeping you awake at night? Michael Judge, OzForex Corporate Dealer Are you or your clients making or receiving international payments over the coming months? With currency markets extremely volatile heading into year end, now could be the perfect time to take steps to protect against future market fluctuations. Get exchange rate […]

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