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  1. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Hello everyone! I'm a US passport holder that has been in a long distance relationship with my partner in Portugal. It's difficult as one can imagine to maintain this sort of arrangement so we have explored the possibility of us getting married and myself moving to Portugal. I don't know the...
  2. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Despite my flair, I'm not yet an expat, but I'm looking down the road at being a sort of partial one. My wife is a Spaniard and naturalized American, and I'm American. My wife, being Spanish, can come and go there as she pleases. So then the question becomes: What is necessary for me to be...
  3. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi All, I am new to this forum and am hoping to have a pressing question answered. I am moving to Dubai for a new job in early September from the USA. I receive three weeks paid accommodation in Dubai upon arrival, and am hoping to find an apartment in this time frame. From what I understand, I...
  4. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hey, I need help understanding how I can go about this. I just had a baby and I am thinking of my mother in law coming into Spain to assist in care; for a period of between 6 months to a year..a time when I feel the boy is ripe to commence school, or I am more comfortable leaving him alone with...
  5. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi everyone. I've just received approval of my UAE work visa. How long does it typically take after arriving and having my passport stamped with my work visa to have the residency visa issued, as I need to plan to find an apartment and cant do that until I am resident. Thanks!
  6. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi ALL Me and my wife are planning to relocate from London to live in Dubai end of the year. I have read LOTS of info on gaining permanent residency in Dubai and am still confused? What is the BEST option for us? Money is not an issue, do we go down the route of purchasing property OR...
  7. Canada Expat Forum for Expats Living in Canada
    Hi All, I've been living in the UAE for around 15 months with a residency visa stamped on my jordanian passport. Now that i need to transfer my visa to my canadian passport, i was informed that there is security check that i must wait to complete in order to get my visa transfered. I've...
  8. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, i will keep this as short as possible. Basically I got sponsored nearly 2years ago and live here on a 457 visa- my partner was de- facto. As i thought i would lose my job recently she applied to get sponsored with myself as de-facto on her visa, we received confirmation of this 6 weeks...
  9. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hello, my brother has finished his residency visa procedures and is waiting for his labor card that is usually sent via mail. Problem is, it took much longer than it took mine for example .... and to add to that, his sponsors now are asking for his passport and said it is needed to collect the...
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