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  1. Articles: Americas
    People moving to the United States, Canada, and Australia tend to be healthier and live longer than non-immigrants in their host countries, new research has found. The study found that once adjustments have been made for income and education the future health of migrants was much better than...
  2. Articles: Americas
    Technology innovators in the United States are far more likely to be expats with advance degrees than those who have worked their way up through a company, new research has found. Immigration can be a highly contentious issue in many countries, including the US, but a new study shows that more...
  3. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Number of unemployed people jumps above 800,000 for first time in 22 years in OZ Links for the news! No Cookies | The Courier-Mail SA's unemployment rate drops to 7.9 per cent in July, remains highest in nation - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) Unemployment rate, jobs both...
  4. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Good Day Everyone, I have recently joined the website and was looking for some information regarding the occupation ceilings posted for the skilled immigrant visa (189). Having finished my IELTS with a qualifying score and got my work experience assessed by the ACS, I filled in my EOI...
  5. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hi, Just wanted to get your opinion whether to move to US or not. The situation is: 1. Me, my wife and 1 son (toddler) living here in Dubai 2. Secured job with good pay for me and my wife 3. My wife just got family immigrant sponsorship from US company 4. If we move to US, she has a job, I...
  6. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Dear Memebers, I am expecting an employment offer from one of the Big 4 accounting firm in Melbourne for Senior software engineer position. Before getting the offer, I want to make sure that I am eligible to get a work VISA in Australia. As far as I checked in the websites most of them...
  7. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi everyone, My name is Isaac and I am thinking about moving to Australia in 2 years. I have been a permanent resident of Canada for over 2 years and I am supposed to apply for citizenship in October of this year.I am currently enrolled full time in one of Toronto's main universities as a...
  8. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    The Australian Dollar fall maximum considering the last two year. Huge number of people loosing job everyday. But DIAC still considering huge number of skilled immigrant. A large number of immigrant (skilled professional) landing Australia everyday without having a job. Where they will...
  9. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Dear All, Apart from all, getting an accommodation is most challenging for immigrant but unfortunately there is no such arrangement from GOV authority. Huge number of immigrant reaching to Australia every year. So AUS gov should arrange short term (2-6 month) (cheap) accommodation for new...
  10. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Dear All, I'm Polish and have been living and working in the UK since the beginning of this year. My fiance of many years is finally coming to join me here (we used to live in the United States, but I had to move due to private reasons) and we are thinking about getting married either in Poland...
  11. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hello- we are still somewhat new to the US. Does anyone know who I would go to for purchasing a home? I haven't had any luck with the big banks because I do not have US credit. We are willing to put down a large sum of cash and even transfer money from over seas if needed. Anyone have input...
  12. Canada Expat Forum for Expats Living in Canada
    Hey :) ive posted a few threads so far with amazing response, so here I go again being a pain! My fiancé is a full qualified electrician. Can anyone recommend good online Canadian job sites? Or is it better to approach companies direct? Even so where would I start? It is myself who will be...
  13. Articles: Americas
    Prospective expats and visitors to Canada now have a new interactive web tool at their fingertips to help them determine if they are eligible to enter the country. Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney has announced the launch of the Come to Canada Wizard. ‘We...
  14. Articles: Europe
    The UK government has announced the way that it will encourage exceptionally talented leaders in the fields of science, humanities, engineering and the arts to come to the country. The new Tier 1 (Exceptional talent) category will open on 09 August 2011 and is aimed at those who have already...
  15. Guides
    Expats are more likely to take risks because the fact they have moved country makes them adventurous and many are more likely to move again, research suggests. Adults who were born in countries other than the ones they live in, often called first generation migrants, are more likely than native...
  16. Articles: Americas
    Provinces and territories in Canada are on track this year to welcome a record number of immigrants selected under their own nominee programmes. In a speech to the Vancouver Board of Trade, Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, discussed the rapid growth in...
  17. Articles: Americas
    Job prospects in Canada are continuing to improve as employment edged up for the second consecutive month in December, with an increase of 22,000. The unemployment rate held steady at 7.6%. Compared with December 2009, employment increased by 2.2% (up 369,000), following a decline of 1.1% the...
  18. Articles: Europe
    British born expats who have worked and retired abroad are less likely to return to the UK with 71% believing that they made the right decision in retiring abroad, new research shows. The experiences of over half or 58% of expat retirees have been better than expected and the vast majority...
  19. Canada Expat Forum for Expats Living in Canada
    I am contemplating a move from North Carolina to Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. I am a Canadian Citizen. My wife is a US Citizen. We have a US born son, age 12. 1. My wife held Landed Immigrant status in Canada between 1988 and 1994. Will she need to reapply for Landed Immigrant status from scratch...
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