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Swedish Expat Living in Portugal - Interview with byRaDe

byRaDe publishes weekly columns that are observations and thoughts about the many, small, big, fun, awkward, obvious, hidden, everyday differences that are so there when living in another culture. byRaDe is an energetic and curious personality who loves to do things and enjoy life and what it offers. She arrived in Portugal with her ex-pat family (husband and then four-year old daughter) in the beginning of 2016 with the objective to broaden family life experience from a variety of aspects. byRaDe... Read on...
  • British Expat Living in USA - Interview with Vicki2 months ago Vicki is a British expat who's lived in the USA for over 30 years. She started out as a student at grad school in Philadelphia, and has since lived and worked in New Haven and Chicago, before settling back in the Philadelphia suburbs and raising a family. After...
  • American Expat Living in Germany - Interview with Eifel Mausi4 months ago Eifel Mausi is a small town Texas girl who followed love across the world. Today she lives in the Eifel region with her German husband, teaches at a local university, and continues to work on her German skills as she shares the beauty, history, and culture of the...
  • French Expat Living in Saudi Arabia - Interview with Shérine4 months ago Shérine is a French expat living in Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) with her husband who has a job there. She was born in Syria and grew up therem then she moved to France, then to Germany and moved to Riyadh four years ago after finishing her Master Degree in Landscape...
  • Swiss Expat Living in Australia - Interview with Sandra4 months ago A Momma's View is about a Swiss now living on the big island of Australia and writing about her journey as a homeschooling mother, a wife, a woman, an expat and her thoughts about life in general. Sandra's expat blog is called A Momma's View (see listing...
  • French Expat Living in USA - Interview with Floriane5 months ago Floriane is a 24 year-old French expat who arrived in the United States three months ago on a fiancée visa. She came to the United States, more precisely to Michigan, to join her American Companion and got recently married. She is currently waiting on her...

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Expatriates deserting Beijing for commuter belt small towns

Rocketing real estate prices, overall cost of living increases, poor air quality and the chaos of the massive Chinese capital are resulting in an expat exodus to commuter belt towns 30kms and more away. For many Western expat working in Beijing, the city’s soaring cost of living is becoming unsustainable on average wages. The giant city is surrounded by smaller commuter belt towns with a more peaceful ambience and laid-back lifestyle. For many, the move means a three-hour commute, but most believe it’s well worth it as they have... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • Expats in Singapore should go for shorter rental leases24 Feb Singapore is an all-time popular expat professional destination for its modernity, ultra-cool image and fantastic food, but new arrivals are being advised to take short-term rental leases rather than committing to several years in the same city location. The...
  • Saudization and poor economic growth spells disaster for Western expats24 Feb Slowing economic growth and increasing Saudization are hitting hard on expats in the Kingdom. For several decades, a white-collar expatriate job in Saudi Arabia has been seen as a path to wealth and a luxurious lifestyle as well as a sure way for career...
  • UK expats forced back home by Brexit may not have NHS coverage 23 Feb British MPs have been told UK expat returnees post-Brexit may not be allowed immediate access to the National Health Service. Once Britain leaves the EU and cancels the reciprocal EU health scheme coverage, British pensioners may be forced to return to the UK...
  • Cambridge University database to inform UK expats on Brexit progress23 Feb As a much-needed response to confusing media coverage and the lack of concrete information from the UK government, Cambridge University researchers are creating a factual information database aimed at keeping UK expats in the EU informed about the Brexit process....
  • New media and lobbying campaign attempts to force FATCA repeal23 Feb A Washington-based campaign headed up by Nigel Green, CEO of the controversial De Vere financial advisory and insurance group, is attempting to force repeal of Obama’s unpopular US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act. Virtually unknown to the majority of the...
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