Category Archives: World Cultures and Customs

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Job Openings in the United Kingdom Rise as European Union Workers Depart

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Job Openings in the United Kingdom Rise as European Union Workers Depart The United Kingdom (UK) has seen UK job openings rise over the past 12 months. This is due in part to European Union (EU) nationals who are leaving the UK and choosing to…

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Brexit Impacts Job Seekers from the European Union

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Brexit Impacts Job Seekers from the European Union The United Kingdom’s (UK) upcoming Brexit impacts the labor market in many ways. As a result, job seekers from the European Union (EU) may be responding to the uncertainty and the upcoming departure from the EU by…

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China Residency Rules May Increase Taxes on Foreign National Employees

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China Residency Rules May Increase Taxes on Foreign National Employees China residency rules are changing with the implementation of a new law. The People’s Republic of China Individual Income Tax law has abolished the 5-year tax exemption period during which a foreign national employee does…

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China’s Labor Force Declines While Economy Transforms

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China’s Labor Force Declines While Economy Transforms China’s labor force is in decline. After fifty years of continued expansion, the labor force in China declined last year. Although China still has over 20% of the world’s labor, the decline is indicative of how China’s economy…

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India’s Supreme Court Overturns Colonial-Era Ban on Same-Sex Relationships

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India’s Supreme Court Overturns Colonial-Era Ban on Same-Sex Relationships In September 2018, India’s Supreme Court overturned the country’s colonial-era ban on same-sex relationships. The landmark ruling gave rise to celebrations across India and throughout Southeast Asia. Activists hope the ruling sparks similar reform in other…

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