Category Archives: Global Relocation Trends

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Japan Issuing New Work Permit to Attract More Foreign Workers

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Japan Issuing New Work Permit to Attract More Foreign Workers Japan’s government is planning to issue a new work permit in a bid to increase the number of foreign workers. The initiative will address the country’s severe labor shortage that is impacting several business sectors, especially…

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Five Tips to Help Your Company Move Employees to Remote and Challenging Locations

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Five Tips to Help Your Company Move Employees to Remote and Challenging Locations What is the best method to help an employee agree to take a relocation assignment at remote or challenging locations? Or to help a candidate accept a new job offer at a…

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United Kingdom Changes Immigration Rules for Tier 2 Sponsored Visas

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United Kingdom Changes Immigration Rules for Tier 2 Sponsored Visas The United Kingdom Home Office is changing the Immigration Rules for Tier 2 Sponsored Visas effective July 6, 2018. The change is in response to growing concern within the business community over the negative impact…

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Singapore Named Most Livable City in Asia

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Singapore Named Most Livable City in Asia Singapore has been named the most livable city in Asia and the 25th most livable city globally, according to Mercer’s 20th Annual Quality of Living survey. Mercer produces its annual survey in part to help multinational companies and organizations determine how…

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Shanghai Streamlines Foreign Expert Residency

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Shanghai Streamlines Foreign Expert Residency Shanghai has streamlined the procedures for highly skilled foreign experts to get their residence permits, easing foreign expert residency. This is the city’s latest measure to attract and retain top international talent. The initiative in Shanghai is the first and…

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