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Archive for November, 2013

Get ready for Cyber Monday – 12 Christmas Gifts for Travelling Expats

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, November 29, 2013

  Skyscanner, the global travel search site (they have 60 million visitors each month, employ 30 different nationalities in their offices in Barcelona, Singapore, Beijing, the UK and Miami) has… Read more…

And the winner is… Dubai!

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, November 28, 2013

Congratulations to the United Arab Emirates for their successful bid to host the World Expo 2020 which will be held in Dubai. Yesterday (27 Nov.) the Bureau International des Expositions… Read more…

Where in the World do People Suffer the Most and the Least?

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Since 2008, global suffering is on the increase with people from South Asia suffering the most while people in non-EU Europe, Australia and New Zealand suffer the least, according to… Read more…

The Top Ten Languages Most Needed in the UK

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, November 26, 2013

The latest report from the British Council has significance for expat children living in the UK and for expat children learning languages overseas who may one day return or move… Read more…

Which Countries have the Cleanest Air in the World?

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, November 25, 2013

In October, the World Health Organization (WHO) released a report that estimated air pollution to be responsible for more than 3 million premature deaths in 2010, reports Gallup. While air… Read more…

Which Nation Takes the Most Annual Leave?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, November 22, 2013

Holiday? What’s a Holiday? That’s a question you might expect to hear working Canadians and Chinese ask with only 10 days’ vacation a year. Brits on the other hand can… Read more…

Paris Named the Best Student City in the World

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, November 21, 2013

Paris has been named the best city in the world for students, according to the 2nd QS Best Student Cities Index. The index features 14 indicators divided into five equally… Read more…

Places To See Before You Die

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Expats often have the opportunity to visit some very special places in the course of their lives but most would probably like to see a few more. The trouble is… Read more…

How’s Life?

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, November 19, 2013

The global economic crisis has had a profound impact on people’s well-being, reaching far beyond the loss of jobs and income, and affecting citizens’ satisfaction with their lives and their… Read more…

English is Key to Competitive Strength of All Countries (France Ranks Very Poorly)

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, November 18, 2013

Many countries in the world are improving their English proficiency. However, some are getting worse yet English proficiency has an increasingly important role in the competitiveness of nation, according to… Read more…

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