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Things to do in Wellington, New Zealand

Wellington has a thriving arts culture, wonderful beaches and is set in some of the most fantastic scenery the North Island has to offer. The city’s own website boasts that Wellington is known as...
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Moving to New Zealand: North or South Island?

New Zealand is a beautiful country that has a wonderful amount of natural scenery, many activities and sights, and some pretty diverse weather that draws many expats to the country in search of a...
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Home Repossession Threat Lifted for Expats in Cyprus

Expats who own homes in Cyprus can breath a sign of relief as a recent ban has been put in place on repossessing expat-owned properties. The ban was voted for by MPs in parliament,...
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New Act to Ensure US Expats File Tax Returns

US Citizens who have or are planning on international removals to Saudi Arabia may be familiar with the new Foreign Accounts Tax Compliance Act, or FATCA, that will soon been introduced. It looks set to affect...

South African Cities Prove Cheap for Expats

South Africa is proving a very cost-effective destination for expats looking to relocate to South Africa. Cape Town and Johannesburg have both recently made it on to a list of the top 20 cities in...
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New Zealand Expands Online Visa Applications

For those planning on moving to New Zealand or move there to work, the government have just made the entire process easier and more convenient. The recent announcement of the expansion of online visa applications is...
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Why US Expats Are Not Voting

America is one of the biggest expat nations in the world, with an estimate of around 7.6 million US citizens currently living abroad. However, their connection to their native land feels rather weak, new...
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Expats Find Football a Way of Life in Melbourne

Expats shipping to Australia, and Melbourne in particular, will soon find that one of the best ways to integrate into the culture there is simple: choose a sports team to root for! Melbourne is a big...
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British Expats in OZ to Face High Pension Tax

British citizens moving to Australia or New Zealand and planning to transfer their pensions there, may be in for a nasty surprise; a tax charge of a whopping 55% due to new rules that came in...
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More Money, More Doctors – Keeping UK GPs in the UK

For the last two decades, it's been no secret to British professionals that there is more money to be made outside the country - up to 25% more, in fact. For general practitioners in...

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