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Motorway Tolls to Increase Across France

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, January 31, 2013

Motorway tolls in France are expected to increase by between 1.18 and 2.29 percent from 1 February 2013. According to information from Service-Public (the official website for the French civil… Read more…

Spain Extends Payment of Plan Prepara

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, January 30, 2013

The President of the Spanish Government, Mariano Rajoy, announced at the end of last week that the Government of Spain will establish an automatic extension of the Plan Prepara until… Read more…

UK Recruits More Tax Collectors to Snare Wealthy Tax Dodgers

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, January 29, 2013

The campaign to ensure the better off play by the UK’s tax rules is set to expand, says HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC). HMRC’s Affluent Compliance Team is recruiting 100… Read more…

In, Out, Shake it All About…Cameron Stirs up Euro Question

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, January 28, 2013

In his long-awaited speech, the UK’s Prime Minister, David Cameron, laid out the path to renegotiation of the UK’s relationship with Europe and promised an “in/out” referendum to be held… Read more…

Malaysian Government Makes It Easier for Eminent Expats To Work

By Angloinfo World editor - Saturday, January 26, 2013

The Malaysian government has started a new campaign to attract foreign and expatriate investment into the country. Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has announced a new Expatriate Services Department… Read more…

Qatar Imposes Tough New Controls on Financial Advisors

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, January 24, 2013

As part of its programme to diversify from an oil centric economy to a financial hub, Qatar is cleaning up its financial sector and cracking down on unlicensed financial operators…. Read more…

Top 12 Countries’ International School Fee Ranking

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Many expats with school-age children will find that one of their main expenses is international school fees. In a review of 12 countries across the globe, Lloyds TSB Expat ranked… Read more…

The Challenges (and Rewards) of Setting Up An Export-Based Business

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, January 21, 2013

In a recent study by Regus (the global workspace provider) it was found that exporting firms are more profitable than their domestically focused equivalents and that they have a different… Read more…

British Expat Pensioners Fight to Come in From the Cold

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, January 18, 2013

Thousands of British pensioners in 120 countries have had their pensions frozen in time, staying at the exact same level of payment as the day they emigrated, often surviving on… Read more…

Up-Down, Top-Bottom – Why are Currencies All Over the Place?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, January 17, 2013

The money markets are jumping up and down and investors are unsure whether to buy or sell. According to Alexei Ulyukayev, the deputy head of Bank Rossii, Russia’s central bank,… Read more…

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