Author: Phoebe Weir

Top Five Places for Expats to Live in Singapore

The Lion City grants a high standard of living and quality of life. Although 85% of Singaporeans live in high-rise buildings, this small island can provide expats with a variety of different homes in extremely contrasting areas. Due to the island’s size, living in Singapore allows you to access cultural hotspots without travelling a great […]

Doing Business in Singapore

Background to business Singapore is a far cry from the small and underdeveloped country that it used to be and for a small country, has firmly established herself as a global business hub. Recently overtaking Hong Kong as the top place in Asia for multinational corporations to set up headquarters, it sits in a strategic […]

Expat Communities in the UAE

The United Arab Emirates hosts over 200 nationalities so everyone expects an intercultural experience when making the move to one of its seven Emirates. The majority of expats will choose to reside in either Abu Dhabi, a calmer more traditional city or the cosmopolitan city of Dubai. With over 80% of residents born abroad, expats […]

Facts and costs, living in Ireland

Ireland is a small island with large amounts of opportunities to offer everyone. With its incredible scenery and the people’s Irish charm it is known for its welcoming feel. Moving between countries, whether you’re a well-travelled expat or not always comes with challenges. In this article we have provided some interesting facts and figures in […]

Relocating to Malaysia: Expat Communities

With its multi-cultural society Malaysia is an ideal location to consider and one of Asia’s most developed. Beaches, jungles and cities inhabit the country along with good weather. Kuala Lumpur is the largest city and capital, known for its luxury shopping malls, great food and markets, it is a hub for international business and travel. […]

Top Three Places to Live in Malaysia

Rich in culture and heritage, Malaysia boasts large multinationals, making it the ideal location for your next move. A place where the ‘big four’ call home in some of its most vibrant cities, employment prospects are naturally high for foreign workers.  Cost of living database, Numbeo recently claimed consumer prices are 38% lower than London […]

Five reasons for taking your career to Dublin

Since the last global downturn, an increasing number of people have migrated to Dublin from overseas. Given it’s proximity to the rest of Europe and rich history, it can be no surprise that Dublin remains very popular among expats. With some stunning architecture, friendly inhabitants, world-renowned hospitality and nightlife, Dublin has something for everyone. Here […]

The simple cost of living in Malaysia

From a small tin-mining village to a world class infrastructure. While business behaviour is similar to the West, Malaysia can provide an intercultural experience, an affordable lifestyle and a 25% increase in income. The only country to hold territory on both mainland Asia and the Malay Archipelago, Malaysia is home to rainforests, beaches and islands. […]

Expats’ guide to life in Singapore

Singapore is an international city attracting an ever-growing expat community. Moving to a new country can always be challenging and culture shocks are likely. It is recommended that you explore and communicate with other expats and their families before arriving, to make your experience less overwhelming. Hearing what others have to say will hopefully allow […]

Malaysia as a Great International Destination Choice

Malaysia has been recognised as an ideal expat destination for those considering moving to Asia. The exotic country is one of Asia’s hidden gems, located in its South-eastern territory. Malaysia is highly attractive to professionals seeking a career overseas for the following reasons: Its fast-developing major cities Relatively high standard of living Good healthcare Variety […]