Category Archives: Relocation to Europe

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EU Blue Card and Single Permit Directive Allow Non-EU Citizens to Work in EU Countries

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EU Blue Card and Single Permit Directive Allow Non-EU Citizens to Work in EU Countries Within the European Union (EU), the EU Blue Card program allows non-EU citizens to work in EU countries. Applicants for the EU Blue Card must meet specific criteria before they…

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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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European Union Member States Must Recognize Residency Rights of Same Sex Spouses

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European Union Member States Must Recognize Residency Rights of Same Sex Spouses A new rule from the European Court of Justice, located in Luxembourg, requires European Union (EU) countries to recognize the residency rights of same sex spouses. The rule applies even if the countries…

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Switzerland Job Openings Switzerland Flag on flagpole in front of Swiss Alp, blue sky, indicating that Switzerland Employers Must Communicate Job Openings Occupation Types

Switzerland’s Federal Council Approves List of Occupation Types

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Switzerland’s Federal Council Approves List of Occupation Types Global Mobility Solutions previously noted a new requirement of employers to communicate Switzerland job openings in specific occupation types with higher than average unemployment rates beginning July 2018, according to a December 8, 2017 Federal Council decision….

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Switzerland Job Openings Switzerland Flag on flagpole in front of Swiss Alp, blue sky, indicating that Switzerland Employers Must Communicate Job Openings Occupation Types

Switzerland Employers Must Communicate Job Openings in Occupations with Higher than Average Unemployment

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Switzerland Employers Must Communicate Job Openings in Occupations with Higher than Average Unemployment Employers must communicate Switzerland job openings in occupations that have higher than average unemployment rates starting July 2018, according to a December 8, 2017 Federal Council decision. The Federal Council may issue…

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