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Visa for a dependant in Kuwait

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Submitted by ggp_1234 on Fri, 08/25/2017 - 06:16
Destination: Kuwait
Hi I need one help. I am from India. I have got job offer of 1700 KWD per month as an Engineer in Kuwait. I am going to Kuwait this year. After six month I will bring my wife and children here. My mother is expired and My Father is single who is dependent on me as I am only son. My father is of 60 years age and healthy retired person. I have to bring him with me to Kuwait. I am ready to bear all cost of him. Is there any way I can bring him here on dependent visa? Does any body have bring his parents here on dependent visa? Does any body have any contact person who can help me?

Kindergartens for my son in Canada

Destination: Canada
Hi there,
I am from India, currently working in UAE. Having 17 months kid. What I wanted that for the better and secure future of my son thinking to start his kindergarten in Canada. I am thinking that my wife and son can be relocated there and I can support them from UAE. Please suggest me.

Accomodation in Toronto with family and dog

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Submitted by Calanteli on Mon, 08/21/2017 - 13:11
Destination: Toronto

My husband and I are looking to move to Toronto in the next year or so. We have a young son (currently a few months old) and a dog, who would be reloacting with us, and I would like some help in relation to sorting accommodation:

- Has anyone moved to Canada with young children and pets? If so, what was your experience, and what should we pay attention to?

Bed and breakfast accommodation in Dublin

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Submitted by ansari_sa on Mon, 08/21/2017 - 11:23
Destination: Dublin
We are visiting Dubline on 8th. September 2017 for 8 days. If any one can guide us to stay in any reasonable place like Bed & Breakfast included. We are looking a place near Dublin International Foundation College (DIFC) as my daughter she is joining this college from September session. Best regards, Ansari

Where should I send my kids to school in the Netherlands?

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Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 08/21/2017 - 10:29
Destination: The Netherlands
Hi everyone

We're planning on relocating to the Netherlands next year, and want to really do our research properly. I hope someone here can help me out. I've been considering sending my kids to a public school (they're both young enough to fit in nicely, I think) and since we haven't decided on where we plan to live, I'd rather settle in an area close to a good school. I will be working in The Hague, and we're quite keen to find a place to stay outside of the city.

Is it safe to move to Barcelona after the recent terror attacks?

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Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 08/21/2017 - 09:25
Destination: Barcelona
Hi guys,

I hope there are some expats or travellers in Spain that can help me out here.

I've got a great job offer in Barcelona and I'm due to move on the 1st of  September. Everything is pretty much sorted and my family and I were excited to make the move but the terror attacks that took place last week have put a bit of a dampner on things. What is safety like in the city at the moment? Are the authorities on high alert? Do you feel safe living in Barcelona right now? 

Moving to Ireland as an adult dependant

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Submitted by bacall5 on Sun, 08/20/2017 - 20:49
Destination: Ireland
Hello! I am the mother of two British/American adult children. Father born and living in Leeds, U.K.. My Son is moving to Ireland for school, work and family. My Daughter and I will be joining him in March 2017. I am American and hold only an American passport. Is it true? My 24 year old Son can sponsor me to move to Ireland as I am disabled and financially dependent on him? If so, how long until I would get a residance card- then work? Kindly, Lori

How to immigrate to Canada if you are 40 and above?

Destination: Canada
I am currently living in India and my brother lives in Canada and is a citizen. I wish to immigrate to Canada. I am planning to join a diploma course in computer programming for 2 years at Algonquin University. After completing my course I wish to apply for a work permit and hopefully will get a job in the same field and then apply for Canadian residency. I am above 40 and was thinking if this is the right way to go about immigrating to Canada.

Is 35K AED a good Salary for a Data Scientist in Dubai (Family of 2)?

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Submitted by adnanned on Fri, 08/18/2017 - 16:16
Destination: Dubai
Hi, I have been offered a Data Scientist job in Dubai. I want to move there with my wife, we have no kids. Salary on offer is 35K AED. Company will provide 2 weeks of free hotel, medical insurance, and return tickets for both of us. Currently, I work in London, UK on the same post and get £70K. So, is 35K AED a good salary to move to Dubai and will I be able to save any money at all considering Dubai is very expensive?

Salary negotiation without losing job?

Destination: Abu Dhabi
How to negotiate salary without losing job? I hade this email from employer (quoted below )and I need Your help to deal with it since I'm scared to lose a job opportunity if I ask for more salary. "Quoted" Thanks for having come over for the interview. We are close to reaching a decision on selection and are now putting together the screening observations. One thing we brought up during the discussion was clarifying on expected salary package.

How to apply for work in Malaysia?

Destination: Malaysia
In 2008 I've been working for CGG Veritas in Miri, Borneo, Malaysia. I'd love the place. I'm a physician, retired in Brazil and wanting to move to a better place. I would accept to live in Miri as I really enjoy the place. I have a wife and a 9 years old daughter. Is there an international school in Miri? I could work as a family care doctor. I'm 62 years old but still healthy and working in Brazil with no restrictions. Thanks a lot. I appreciate your answer.

Can I change my employer in Abu Dhabi?

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Submitted by thessalonica on Mon, 08/14/2017 - 15:12
Destination: Abu Dhabi
Hello I'm from Philippines and Im currently working as a housemaid here in Abu Dhabi for 15 days and I just found out that I can only have 1 day off in a month and that I should clean the house before I can take my day off. I work 13-14 hours a day. I'm really exhausted since I arrive because I haven't rest yet since my 9 hours flight.I'm just wondering if I can change employer? Because I heard their is a ban and that they can sent me back and have to pay for my visa. I really don't have any idea. Please help me understand.. Thank you

How hard is it to buy property in Tokyo?

Destination: Japan
Hi I have visited Japan many times and am working in Texas and soon offshore on rotation and I have seen a few locations i would like to buy, I dont need mortage but every estate agent says so far it is easy and viewing the apartments next week, However how hard is it really and does any one know of property lawyers that deal with Expats, Kind Regards Scott

Emigrating from south africa

Destination: Mombasa
Im so lost and need help. We want to move out of south africa to any other country. We dont mind if it is over seas or just somewhere in africa like Kenya or so! Has anybody emigrated from SA that can tell me what i should do and what is the easiest and fastest route to take! My husband is a qualified diesel mechanic with alot of experience, i hope that helps us.