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Canadian Expat Living in Dominica - Interview with Gwenith

Gwen relocated to Dominica, West Indies in the late 1990's. This rainforest paradise is a tiny, lush country located between the French Overseas Departments of Guadeloupe and Martinique in the Eastern Caribbean. She moved to this self-proclaimed Nature Island, as she was suffering from severe environmental health challenges and wished to have an improved quality of life. She is better able to manage her health here, as there is abundant clean air, food and water. She has always enjoyed writing and her hobby... Read on...
  • Italian Expat Living in Australia - Interview with Mrs Bingles1 week ago Mrs. Bingles is a wife, a mother of three children under 7 and an expat since 2004. She has lived in the UK for 6 years where she taught MFL in a secondary school; she then moved to the Netherlands where she became a stay at home mom (SAHM) looking after her...
  • American Expat Living in Ireland - Interview with Bill and Shari Burke1 week ago Shari is an anthropologist and essayist who is interested in the intersection of culture and everyday life in her observations and writing. She also creates things with yarn. Bill is an anthropologist and a photographer with a keen eye who notices things most...
  • Danish Expat Living in China - Interview with Line2 weeks ago Line Fricke has recently finished her Master's degree at Copenhagen Business School. During her studies she has lived, worked and studied in Copenhagen, London, New York and by following her path she is now located in Shanghai where she studys mandarin and explore...
  • American Expat Living in Germany - Interview with Anthony2 weeks ago Born and raised in Rochester, New York, Anthony is in his late 20s and currently resides in Nuremberg, Germany. He has a finance degree from Penn State University (Class of 2009) which set the foundation for his current career path. In August of 2013, after...
  • British Expat Living in France - Interview with ema2 weeks ago Ema and her husband Peter moved to rural Limousin in South West France at the end of 2013. Leaving Brighton and busy city life behind. They are following their dream to live and run their business De Tout Coeur Limousin. Offering affordable wellbeing & creative...

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Latest News

New report warns of Dubai property bubble risk

Dubai’s latest residential review noted that rents rose by 20 per cent over the last 12 months and warned of another property bubble. The revelations in the latest Dubai property review are causing concern over yet another property bubble in the region. Apartment rents soared year-on-year by 21 per cent, dragging the average overall rent increase to 20 per cent. Those renting villas fared better with just a 10 per cent increase, but the impact of rent rises on Dubai’s cost of living is worrying for expats working in the city as... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • Epidemic of Spanish live entertainment bar closures ruining expat social lives31 Jul Favourite retirement hubs along the coast of the Costa Blanca are suffering an epidemic of live entertainment bar closures due to license revoking after noise complaints. For decades, the Costa Blanca coastline below Alicante has attracted British retirees and...
  • Pension Regulator warns of £5 billion pension unlocking scam30 Jul Crooks have conned pension savers out of a total of at least five billion sterling, according to an urgent warning issued by the UK Pensions Regulator. Experts warn the full amount may be far higher, as many thousands of vulnerable pension savers in the UK and...
  • Expat Brits reject EC call to vote in local and EU elections30 Jul In spite of a massive online and media campaign to encourage UK citizens living overseas to register to vote in the EU election and local polls, the results were embarrassingly small. The Electoral Commission’s campaign appeared on expat radio stations,...
  • UK government inquiry told EU wide misselling redress needed29 Jul As complaints against the mis-selling of financial products soars across European states, a UK Parliamentary enquiry has been advised that an EU-wide mechanism for consumer redress is badly needed. Although EU law on consumer protection has been updated since...
  • UAE expat savings heading towards global property investments29 Jul It’s no secret that Western expats working in the UK are paid plenty enough to be able to invest for their futures, with many still favouring bricks and mortal via global property markets. Property as an asset class is regarded as a traditional and...
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