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Archive for January, 2016

Top five sporting events in 2016

By Angloinfo World Editor - Friday, January 29, 2016

The Australian Open kicked off the sporting year with a bang. This year sporting events are scheduled all over the calendar. We thought we would take a look at some… Read more…

The UK EU Referendum: Your Vote Matters

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, January 29, 2016

In the time it takes to make a cup of tea, you could register to vote in the UK’s EU referendum.   A referendum on the UK’s membership of the… Read more…

Gastro season hits France hard

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, January 29, 2016

An epidemic of gastroenteritis – known as ‘gastro’ by the French and ‘stomach flu’ by others – is sweeping across France. Find out why it’s an epidemic and how to… Read more…

20 most democratic countries in the world…do you live there?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, January 28, 2016

Taking the decision to live overseas, and exactly where, can involve lots of criteria including the cost of living, schooling options, climate and accessibility. There’s one more criteria that’s likely… Read more…

The Pros and Cons of Moving Across the World for Love

By Angloinfo World Editor - Thursday, January 28, 2016

  This post has been republished by kind permission of Grace Buchele Mineta, author of Texan in Tokyo. You can read the original post in full here.   I moved… Read more…

Spanish support for bullfighting falls sharply

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, January 27, 2016

An online poll by Ipsos MORI suggests support for the Spanish tradition has dropped to 19% amongst the adult population. This marks a big drop of 11% from when the… Read more…

Zika: Occurence, prevention, pregnancy and symptoms

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Everything expats need to know about the Zika virus The Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) warned on Sunday (24 January) that pregnant women should avoid certain areas of the world… Read more…

Need a job? Leave the country!

By Angloinfo World Editor - Tuesday, January 26, 2016

EAGLE expats have moved away from their countries of birth to work in emerging economies. And they’re soaring above their home-bound counterparts. Four times as many expats working in China… Read more…

LGBT rights to be taught to asylum seekers in Netherlands

By Angloinfo World Editor - Tuesday, January 26, 2016

The Ministry of Education will launch an initiative where asylum seekers in asylum centers will learn about lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights. Education minister, Jet Bussemaker explained the thinking… Read more…

4 off-the-tourist-track Australian gems

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, January 26, 2016

In celebration of Australia Day (#AustraliaDay), we’ve searched the country to find four less well-known places to visit and celebrate this beautiful, charismatic country with your family. Australia Day is… Read more…

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