Expat Tips

Need some advice on how to settle into your host country? Do you have any burning questions in mind that you would like to know pertaining to where you will be living? Look no further! We update our blog regularly with a variety of informative tips for you and your family members so that you will be equipped with the necessary information before moving to your host country. Our blog covers everything that expats should know about their host country and what to prepare for in advance. Whether you are moving for the first time or a relocating expat, our tips and advice cater to expatriates from all nationalities, backgrounds and walks of life. From weather to language, we provide all kinds of advice and know-how to ensure a smooth and comfortable transition abroad. Of course, you are always welcome to contact us should you need any additional information regarding your move to your host country. We will definitely research and publish articles related to your queries.

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    5 Must-try Experience for Expats in Japan

    Japan is a country of contrasts with its serene natural beauty and many Buddhist temples on one hand, and on the other, the high technology and innovation for which its cities like Tokyo are world-renowned….

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    An Expat’s Guide to Shopping in Malaysia

    Malaysia is a shopping destination that caters to every type of shopper. This is evident in the many malls, shops and markets in many cities and especially in the capital of Kuala Lumpur. From designer…

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    4 Reasons to Visit China

    Among many weird and sometimes crazy things you heard about China, this big country holds a lot of good things for tourists and expats. Here are 4 of the many reasons why you need to…

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    Expats in Singapore: Communicating with the Locals

    Singapore is the second most popular destination (after Switzerland) for expats, according to a survey conducted by HSBC. This is largely due to the concerted efforts of the Singaporean government to attract expats. The country’s…

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    An Expat Guide to Food and Drinks in South Korea

    South Korean food may be an acquired taste, but once you get used to it, it can be pretty addictive. The food here displays definite influences of Chinese and Japanese cuisines, but it still retains…

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    Expats in Malaysia: Communicating with the Locals

    Malaysia has a rich and diverse history, and even today is home to a variety of people from many different ethnic groups. As a result, the languages spoken in Malaysia are quite varied too. The…

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    5 Must-try Foods in Japan

    Japanese cuisine enjoys an excellent reputation around the world. While sushi may be the most popular Japanese dish in many parts of the globe, the country also produces many other delectable foods. Sampling Japanese cuisine…

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    5 Must-try Singapore Experience for Expats

    With its diversity in culture, language, food, art and architecture, Singapore can be regarded as one of the most fun and exciting places to live in. This dynamic country has so many fresh experiences to…

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    An Introduction to 3 Major Cities in China

    In recent years, China has gained a lot of international recognition. While still technically communist and also a third world country, the number of tourists and expats that set foot in the country each year…

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    What to Expect as a New Expat in Malaysia

    When you make the decision to move to a new country, you will face many challenges – and this will start before you make the move! Informing your friends and family will be tough and…

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    Top 3 Unique Beijing Experience

    While China is a vast and varied country offering everything from snow-capped mountains to endless, rolling deserts, no trip would be complete without a visit to Beijing, the bustling, sprawling, timeless capital city. Since Beijing…

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    Classic Expat Mistakes to Avoid

    Moving abroad might sound like a dream comes true. However, many expats’ experience turned disastrous due to careless planning. Here are some most common mistakes expats make that you should not be making. Budgeting Badly…

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    How to Prepare Yourself to Work Abroad

    Working abroad is a dream shared by many. However, not everyone has the relocation opportunity presented to them on a silver platter. If you want to make it come true, often times you need to…

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    Secret Tips to Deal with Traffic Jam in Jakarta

    Jakarta, Indonesia, has been infamous among its Southeast Asian neighbors for the terrible traffic jams and gridlocks. The locals even have a saying that they “get old on the road”, since they spend so much…

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    Malaysia: A Hot Expat Destination

    Malaysia is an ideal destination for expats considering moving to Asia. Traditionally a country reliant on resource exports, Malaysia is beginning to expand its economy in areas such as science, tourism, commerce and medical tourism,…

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    Bridging the Gap: Working Abroad and Dealing With Homesickness

    Contributed article by Naukrigulf.com Yes, you’ve worked your way through a lot of difficulties and accomplished what you wanted- securing a job at your dream destination. Goes without saying that pursuing a career in a…

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    Preparing an International Relocation with Your Family

    Most expats who have families would decide to bring their families with them. They cannot bear to be far away for too long from their families, but since they still have to continue working to…

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    10 Reasons to be an Expat in South Korea

    If you have decided to be an expat, there are a lot of countries to choose from, but South Korea should definitely be on your list. Need reasons? Here are 10 of the many reasons…

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    Preparing for a Big Move Abroad

    Being prepared is very essential in everything that we do. And when it comes to grabbing great opportunities abroad, you don’t just prepare for the job you recently got, but also have to prepare for…

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    Things You Should NOT Do in Singapore

    Singapore is one of the few Asian countries where a westerner may feel closer to home as it is highly urbanized. The country’s culture is easy to soak in. Because of the diverse population, multiple…

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