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American Expat Living in Portugal - Interview with Joy

Joy Hanford is a Midwestern American writer and artist. When she was a little girl, she know exactly what she wanted to be when she grew up then she forgot then she remembered. She spends her week filling pages in her sketchbook with stories and adventures, and her weekends searching for dragons hiding in castle corners. Joy's expat blog is called Conversations with Hank (see listing here) Family Portrait: Joy, Amália (Molly), Alfredo and Henrique (Hank)Here's the interview with Joy... Where are you... Read on...
  • Singaporean Expat Living in Indonesia - Interview with Cassandra Riene3 days ago Cassandra is the writer behind Mummynista.com. She is a Fashion grad. Advertising professional. Service critic. Self-taught cook. Closet musician. Expat wife. Mother-of-two. She writes about her lifestyle, dining and family experiences in Jakarta, Indonesia....
  • British Expat Living in Colombia - Interview with Marie5 days ago Marie is a twenty-something environmental and political scientist who is working in Colombia on food security and climate change. She enjoys travelling, exploring different cuisines and learning languages along the way. Having already lived in Colombia and Spain...
  • Canadian Expat Living in Italy - Interview with Jasmine1 week ago Jasmine grew up a second-generation Canadian on the Western part of Canada in Edmonton, Alberta. She is a city girl with a love of country music. A true romantic, she is an avid cook and wine drinker. She studied Italian and pharmacy at the University of Alberta...
  • American Expat Living in England - Interview with Ginny1 week ago Ginny is a freelance writer from the States who currently lives in rural Kent. She fell in love with England on her first visit in 1988, as a college freshman, and kept saving her pennies to make return visits. In 1995, after completing her MA, she made her 3rd...
  • American Expat Living in Germany - Interview with Chad2 months ago Chad and his wife Amanda have been married since 2003 and are both working professionals in the same multinational company. They love to travel and see the world. He has an industrial engineering degree from NC State University and an MBA from Queens University...

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Number of Swiss outside the country continues to rise

The number of Swiss expats increased to nearly 750,000 in 2014, an increase of two per cent from the previous year. Some 14,276 Swiss citizens left the country last year, taking the official total living abroad to 746,885, according to the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs. The number also includes Swiss nationals working at embassies or consulate generals overseas. A large number of the new expats have chosen to live in neighbouring countries while continuing to work in their homeland because of the lower costs of living... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • Asian expat in trouble after submitting fake degree to Qatar authorities30 Jan An Asian expat faces three years in jail in Qatar after forging an engineering degree in order to change his profession. A criminal court sentenced the Bangladeshi man to three years in prison in absentia for submitting a fake engineering degree from a...
  • DeVere introduces mortgage advice sector for expats29 Jan DeVere Group has launched a special mortgage division for expats after increased demand from clients who live overseas. The independently-run sector, DeVere Mortgages, will offer advice on properties abroad, buy-to-let equity release and tax optimisation from...
  • Myanmar to publish expat census in March29 Jan Myanmar is due to release a census of the number of citizens living abroad in March, announced the Ministry of Immigration and Population’s Myint Kyaing. Kyaing, the director-general of the ministry’s Population Department, revealed that they had completed...
  • Expat celebrate Australia Day by becoming citizens27 Jan Almost 16,000 immigrants in Australia became citizens of the country on Australia Day, which was celebrated across the nation on 26 January. As ceremonies took place all across the nation, Prime Minister Tony Abbott spoke to one group of new nationals in the...
  • Former Sky worker turned fighting for her life in Caribbean27 Jan Ex-Sky TV worker Kate Clayton is fighting for her life after being involved in a car crash on the island of Grand Cayman in the Caribbean. Thirty-year-old Clayton, who moved to the Caymans in December 2013 to become a diving instructor, has been left in a coma...
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