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United States Internal Revenue Service Could Deny or Revoke Over 362,000 Passports

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United States Internal Revenue Service Could Deny or Revoke the Passport of Over 362,000 Holders The Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act signed by President Barack Obama on December 4, 2015, includes a provision regarding a United States Passport and delinquent tax debt. This provision…

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India’s Economic Growth Continues and Becomes Sixth-Largest in World, Surpassing France

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India’s Economic Growth Continues and Becomes Sixth-Largest in World, Surpassing France According to the World Bank’s data for 2017, India’s economic growth has now pushed the country forward to become the world’s sixth-largest economy. With a 2017 Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of $2.597 trillion, India’s…

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Japan’s Labor Reform Law Helps Corporate Japan Rethink Work Styles

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Japan’s Labor Reform Law Helps Corporate Japan Rethink Work Styles The government of Japan introduced a labor reform law in June. The law will change Japanese working behaviors that are detrimental to workers and their health. Several high profile examples of workers harmed by overworking…

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Spain’s Changing Economy Leads to Relocation Opportunities

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Spain’s Changing Economy Leads to Relocation Opportunities Since undergoing a massive retrenchment from 2008 through 2013 when it lost 9% of its Gross Domestic Product in real terms, Spain’s changing economy has recovered and is now transforming into a global technology power center. As of…

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Engage Your Relocation Management Company Early in the Relocation Process

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Engage Your Relocation Management Company Early in the Relocation Process Employers should engage their Relocation Management Company (RMC) early in the relocation process. Employers often go to great lengths to define the questions they ask RMCs in their Request for Proposal. Several employees from departments…

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