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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    3 Steps of Learning Japanese

    Japanese, with its unique alphabet and complex sentence structures, can be quite a challenge for Westerners to learn. Like all learning endeavors, though, you can make the process much easier and more efficient by doing…

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    An Expat’s Guide to Japanese Cuisine

    One of the joys of being an expat is the ability to try many different kinds of new cuisines that can be your new most favorite food. If you are a new expat in Japan,…

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    Expat Kids Education – Go Local or International?

    The question of what school your child will attend in a new country is one that many expats have to face. One of the principle concerns many expats face is ensuring that their children receive…

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    What Should be Included in Your Expat Package

    In principle, an expat package is designed to cover the expenses you will incur by moving yourself and your family abroad. Further, a traditional package will compensate you for the hardship of leaving your life…

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  • Bangkok Cultural Attractions

    With spectacular architecture, sprawling markets and engaging museums dotted throughout the capital, Bangkok has lots to entertain expats who decided to live in this vibrant city. Here are some top cultural attractions to keep your…

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    How to Stay Healthy While Living Abroad

    With expats embarking on an increasing numbers of short term international assignments, the challenge of addressing fragmented healthcare has become especially evident. Relocation medical examinations are standard practice, but in many cases, may be the…

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    Sorting Out Financial Affairs before You Leave

    So, after months of deliberation, you’ve finally made the call: you’re going to take that job offer overseas and become an expatriate. Congratulations, you’ve made a decision that will potentially lead to one of the…

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    Where to Go as an Expat in Shanghai

    One of the joys of being an expat is the ability to visit interesting places on the other side of the world. It is a great idea to enjoy your new city as a tourist…

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    3 Reasons to Learn Mandarin

    If you are an expat in China or thinking to become one, you might be considering whether or not you should study the language. Although many Chinese nowadays understand basic English expressions, you might find…

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    The Advantages and Challenges of Being an Expat

    There are always two sides of a coin, and there are also two sides of being an expat. Living abroad brings many advantages, but it certainly comes with a lot of challenges too. Before being…

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    How to Spend Leisure Time in Malaysia

    Are you a new expat in Malaysia, who is wondering what to do in this tropical country? Worry not, there are a myriad of places to visit while you’re there. Kuala Lumpur and Surroundings To…

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    How to Learn any Foreign Language Easily

    If you are going to be an expat in a foreign country, one of the barriers you face is the language difference. You may be able to complete your expat assignment by relying on English,…

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    How to Handle Stress and Culture Shock as an Expat

    Being a foreigner in a strange land can cause culture shock, stress, even depression, which can lead to expat assignment failure. What can be done to help you handle the stress of culture shock and…

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    10 Must-Visit Places in Seoul

    One of the joys of being an expat is the ability to visit interesting places on the other side of the world. If you are an expat in Seoul, South Korea, here are 10 places…

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    A Comprehensive Guide on Learning Bahasa Malaysia

    Learning a foreign language may seem like a mountain that is impossible to conquer. However, by setting the right mindset, work on your qualities and practice a lot, it is possible. If you are an…

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    Top Tips to Rent Apartment in Tokyo

    As one of the most visited global cities in the world, Tokyo attracts millions of expatriates or foreigners every year, be it for work or recreation. But stay in the city can be problematic if…

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    Mumbai’s Places of Attractions

    Mumbai, the capital of Maharashtra state, is the dream city of every Indian. Mumbai, also known as financial capital of India, is the richest city of the country. This city has also attracted a large…

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    Three Considerations before Being an Expat

    Moving abroad is not all fun. Many expats decided to take the plunge without fully considering the effects it will have on their lives. Amongst so many considerations, these three questions are good to ask…

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    Some Common Expat Mistakes

    Contributed article by Naukrigulf.com The term expatriate is one heard quite often in today’s globalized economy. With expansion of free market capitalization there has been rise in the number of multinationals, which are run by…

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    Work Hard, Play Hard in Singapore

    If you are an expat in Singapore, the fast work pace might be overwhelming sometimes. However, besides being one of the world’s financial capitals, Singapore is also famous as a gaming destination with more travelers…

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