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  1. Mukhtar problems

    Cyprus Expat Forum for Expats Living in Cyprus
    Hi there. Can anyone advise please. We really are desperate for help. We have major issues with our water pressure - it's only down to a tiny trickle. No pressure at all. Can't wash clothes easily or anything. Went to the water board and was told it was the Mukhtar that needs to sort it...
  2. Azure Residences on the Palm

    Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    I'm wondering how I can go about starting up a tenants community forum for Azure Residences. There are a lot of problems and issues and I am wondering if other people are experiencing the same and how they are overcoming them. Thanks!
  3. Internet Problems

    Egypt Expat Forum for Expats Living in Egypt
    Hey everyone, I'm in Hurghada and I've been having internet problems for about a year now (subscribed on and off due to traveling), I'm subscribed to Orange DSL through a re-seller called iNet (previously iCore), and basically the copper cable running from my house to the main distribution point...
  4. OFII medical exam with health problems

    France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    What happens if they find you have a medical problem during the exam? Does that mean they could deny you a visa or that you pay more for insurance or something else?
  5. Spouse Visa Lodged - VAC Algiers, Algeria

    Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi all, Spouse lodged her application at VAC in Algiers, Algeria. UKBA in Algiers now using visa application office company called Teleperformance and no more dealing with Worldbridge. Lodging went all well, and biometrics. Applied Priority 25/03/2014 Few negative points about...
  6. What are the 3 major issues/problems you have faced upon entering Australia?

    Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    As an expat, what are the 3 major issues/problems you have faced or are currently facing upon entering Australia? eg confidence in speaking English, having the right job interview skills to get the job you want, meeting English speaking friends, creating a business/job network, etc
  7. Medical treatment of unmarried pregnants

    Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hello and first of all sorry to bother you here in this forum. I'm an expat as well but not living in Dubai. I'm pregnant in 5th month, unmarried and planning a visit in the beginning of May. Now I was worried about some imprecise statements in other forums, which say that unmarried pregnants...
  8. A Word from the Moderator - please read

    France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    We occasionally fall into periods where the messages on the board get fast and furious and sometimes just plain unpleasant. Let me take a moment to remind everyone of a few of the forum rules, and to give you an idea of what you can (and should) do when things get out of control. First of all...
  9. Applying through a Migration Agent - My Experiences

    Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    I am in the final stages of my 175 PR application processing with the PCC and medicals done. I am eagerly waiting for a response from DIAC. The thought of migrating to Oz cropped up in my mind when I had to visit an overseas education consultant to seek some information. I also discussed about...
  10. Movistar trying to drive me nuts!

    Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hi Guys, I took out a new contract with Movistar 3 weeks ago (having been on a pay as you go for a year). Getting the contract wasn´t easy in the first place with every shop I went to telling me a different story. Eventually I managed to get a phone with contract but wasn´t able to keep my old...
  11. Loophole in UK student visa system could let in tens of thousands that the govt wants to keep out

    Articles: Europe
    A loophole in the revised visa rules for foreign students could result in tens of thousands of bogus applicants arriving in the UK despite government moves to clamp down on them, it is claimed. Ministers have changed the rules to prevent abuses of the system where students from non European...
  12. Post dated cheques

    Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi All, Only joined yesterday found it very interesting i live and work in Sharjah. Just thought i would mention as i havent read this anywhere. With regards to cheques. Its standard practice to issue post dated cheques for rent ect. But be aware there are serious penalties if the cheque is...