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  1. Other Asia
    Is anyone from here in Hong Kong. I would like to visit soon, and take a look at living there long term, but I would appreciate any advice or tips preferably from someone living in HK now.
  2. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi all, I'm in the midst of appointing an experienced registered migration agent for my emigration process to Australia, but am unable to decide which one to go for. Any recommendations for a good agent with reasonable service charges? Thanks in advance!
  3. Thailand Expat Forum for Expats Living in Thailand
    First of all, I travel to look for new experiences in life and maybe even love. I’m going to Thailand for a three week vacation this year. I’ve already planned going to the Grand Palace, temples, shopping centers, night clubs, etc. I do have a strong feeling that I’ll meet a couple of women in...
  4. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Has anyone here used the Edmonton, Alberta biometrics office for their spousal/settlement visa? I'm applying online this coming Monday and am confused on what will be my process in Edmonton. I live 8 hours away, so don't want to miss anything before I go. I heard elsewhere that Edmonton is...
  5. Italy Expat Forum for Expats Living in Italy
    Hi everyone, I am close to finishing university now, just about to complete a business degree in finance and banking. I have always wanted to live in Italy because its such a beautiful country and i love it there, however i am unsure of the economic climate in Milan, where i would be interested...
  6. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi There, I am in need of some advice:) I meet by boyfriend aboard when were we traveling and in March 2015 I moved to the UK on a Tier 5 Youth Mobility visa- we are now looking into the next visa I will have to apply to. Ideally I would like to get onto the Unmarried partnership visa but I'm...
  7. Other Asia
    Okay, millions of people would have already been in this situation and made it through and i'm sure this question reaches them and they answer this. I currently work in an US based MNC in India as a mechanical engineer (More than 4 years experience). the domain in which i work and the work i do...
  8. Other Americas
    Hi to all! I'm approaching the big 50 and am looking seriously at living in a coastal town in Ecuador or Panama. The two spots that seem to feel right are Canoa Ecuador and Pedasi Panama. I'd truly appreciate any advice and local knowledge before I start my "in country" research. Any info or...
  9. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    I am a 23 year old Indian woman on Visit Visa. I had come to Dubai on Visit Visa to look for a job. So yes, I landed a job at an Advertising firm as an Office Administrator and Marketing Co-ordinator. I submitted the required documents and was sent back to India to await my visa. My employer...
  10. Expat Tax
    Hi all, the title really is self-explanatory. I'm thinking I should get some good advice from a knowledgeable tax advisor in the UK. Anyone know of a company/companies that have a decent track record in England? Thanks, in advance.
  11. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hello, (long post warning!) I am new here. I moved to Dubai after receiving a job offer, I was not planning to move here. Having been freelancing for a long time I saw this opportunity and decided to jump on it. I am married, and left my partner with the idea of perhaps he would join me later...
  12. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello Everyone Me and my husband both are working at good profile, both are 8+ year experienced and at Senior positions. Me Business Analyst (IT) and Husband as Manager in Energy domain. We are planning to move to UK permanently though but temporary thing will do for start. How do people move...
  13. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi Guys, I am a young business consultant with 2 years experience from a reputable advisory firm in UK. I have recently moved to Dubai and need some information about the average salary companies offer and the type of packages i should be looking for . Thanks
  14. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi all! I'm a 23 year old personal assistant in Investment bank in London. My contract runs out at the end of August and I have finally plucked the courage to attempt to move to Dubai as I have always dreamed. I have applied for multiple jobs this month with no luck & have read mixed opinions...
  15. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Dear all, l am currently trying to organise a visa for my Vietnamese fiancé. My fiancé and l met in February 2012. We lived to gather for 7 months then i returned to England to complete a Masters degree in which time we Skyped ALOT! I then returned to Vietnam to working at a school and...
  16. UAE Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UAE
    Hey Everyone! My wife and I just moved to Abu Dhabi. We're familiar with quite a few things here since I've personally worked here short time in the past. Now, we're new to the area she'll be working in and would like some recommendations, hopefully from those that have done some recent...
  17. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    I'm a 31 year old single male from Ireland and I have been offered a secondment to Dubai with my current employer. I will be having a discussion with our HR department shortly regarding the secondment package and I'm looking for some advice on what I should be negotiating for. I have been told...
  18. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi all, I'm asking this in advance of my wife arriving and then finding work. She has a USAA bank account that can be used worldwide. Could she use that to receive wages (when she finds work in the UK) or is she required to have a UK bank account? I suspect it's the latter (also to build up a...
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