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Canadian Expat Living in Italy - Interview with Jasmine

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 and thoroughly enjoyed her community pharmacy practice after graduating in 2013. She was seduced by Europe and wanderlust when she was eighteen, from the moment she stitched a small Canadian flag onto a backpack. Jasmine has been blessed to travel... Read on...
  • American Expat Living in England - Interview with Ginny5 days 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...
  • American Expat Living in Ireland - Interview with Colleen2 months ago Colleen just realized that this past Thanksgiving was her 11th one spent outside the United States. She has been living in Ireland since 2005. She married a Kerryman in 2007, has two children and currently lives on the Dingle Peninsula. Her family plan to move...
  • Portuguese Expat Living in Netherlands - Interview with Catarina2 months ago Catarina is a freelance writer living in the beautiful city of The Hague with her husband and daughter. She was born in Portugal, but spent her childhood in Africa, an experience that has shaped her life and interests. She has a B.A. in Philosophy and is also a...
  • American Expat Living in France - Interview with Katrin2 months ago Katrin first set foot in France in 1999 as an art history student at Southern Methodist University. After one semester abroad, she announced to her family that she had found her true calling in Paris - and set off to prove it after graduating in 2001. Four jobs,...

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Greek expats angered at voting exclusion

Greeks abroad have admitted their frustration at not being allowed to vote as the southern European nation gears up for its general elections. Electoral regulations state that expats can only cast their ballots if they return home to do so, which for many is not possible. In the Belgian capital, Brussels, there are an estimated 20,000 Greek citizens, many of whom are becoming increasingly angry by the situation. One such person, 29-year-old economics and international relations graduate Nick, quit Greece in 2011 amid the... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • Singapore tops the list of best place for expats23 Jan Singapore has once again claimed top spot in the world’s most liveable city for expats in the latest list published by ECA International. ECA International’s regional director for Asia, Lee Quane, explained that among the factors that led to Singapore...
  • Canadian expat missing ‘under strange circumstances’ in Costa Rica22 Jan Police in Costa Rica are investigating the disappearance of a missing Canadian native, announced the Canadian embassy and Central American country’s Judicial Investigation Police (OIJ). Police discovered an abandoned vehicle with its roadside doors left open...
  • Expats demanding winter fuel allowance show proof of wintry conditions22 Jan Thousands of UK expats across the Europe are campaigning to ensure their winter fuel payments are not scrapped, and many have now taken to sending photos to show just how cold conditions are in the countries they live in during the winter months. Under a new...
  • Expat Sri Lankans win the right to vote22 Jan Sri Lankans living overseas will now be permitted to vote in their country’s polls in further changes made under President Maithripala’s Sirisena’s new regime. The last Sri Lankan elections were held on 8 January, but expatriates, of whom there are an...
  • New Zealand expat dies on British mountain22 Jan A New Zealand expat in the UK has been found dead on a mountain after being missing for several days. Michael Flanagan, originally from Napier in New Zealand, told hotel staff in Windermere, around 130kms north of Manchester, he was going for a walk two weeks...
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