Category Archives: World Cultures and Customs

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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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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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Australian Senate Approves Skilling Australians Fund Levy Legislation

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Australian Senate Approves Skilling Australians Fund Levy Legislation The Australian Senate has recently passed the Skilling Australians Fund (SAF) levy legislation aimed at developing a fund to provide training for Australians. This legislation is part of a larger group of initiatives that will change requirements…

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Singapore Fair Consideration Framework and S Pass Eligibility

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Singapore Fair Consideration Framework and S Pass Eligibility The Singapore Ministry of Manpower is currently in the process of expanding the Fair Consideration Framework (FCF) to cover more employers and jobs, effective July 1, 2018. Advertising requirements will increase to at least fourteen days for…

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What are the 2018 Global Relocation Trends?

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What are the 2018 Global Relocation Trends? What are the major 2018 global relocation trends shaping the industry? As workforce mobility and employee relocation continues to increase, several trends change how clients respond to increasing employee requirements regarding their relocation needs. Also, global changes in…

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