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Falling pound boosts Gibraltar economy

By Angloinfo World Editor - Monday, October 24, 2016

Spaniards flock to the British territory to take advantage of favourable exchange rate.     Go into any Gibraltar supermarket and you’ll now find Spanish people going about their weekly… Read more…

Swiss voters reject basic income proposals

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Final results from Sunday’s referendum show that 77% of voters rejected the plan while only 23% decided to back it.     The plan put forward by some of Switzerland’s… Read more…

Switzerland defends tax havens

By Angloinfo World Editor - Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Swiss finance minister Ueli Maurer defends the right of the super rich to park their money offshore.     In the wake of the Panama Papers revelations, Maurer warned against… Read more…

Switzerland set to vote on basic income plan

By Angloinfo World Editor - Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Switzerland is first country in the world to vote on basic income plan for all its citizens.   The revolutionary idea which originated amongst the academic community means every Swiss citizen would… Read more…

How expats’ compensation is calculated

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, March 3, 2014

Once again, Vienna, Austria offers the best quality of living for expatriates, according to the Mercer 2014 Quality of Living rankings. Working overseas, sometimes in difficult circumstances, has two main… Read more…

Expats Can Expect Higher Salaries in 2014

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Expats working around the world are likely to see higher pay increases during 2014, a new study reveals. A review of companies in more than 100 countries in the Mercer… Read more…

Switzerland to Vote on Excessive Executive Salaries

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, November 18, 2013

At the end of this week, Switzerland will go to the vote, the 1:12 popular vote. On 24 November, the country will vote on whether it is legal for a… Read more…

Top 5 Risks to Financial Wellbeing and Confidence among Expats

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Expats’ biggest risks to their financial wellbeing are job security, the condition of the local economy and the shape of the global economy, according to this year’s HSBC Expat Explorer… Read more…

Pay Rise Predictions for Middle East Expats

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, September 30, 2013

Companies across the UAE are predicting an average salary increase of 5.5 percent in 2014, according to Aon Hewitt a human resources, risk management and insurance specialist. The figure, says… Read more…

Spain Announces New Minimum Wage

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, January 4, 2013

Spain’s Council of Ministers has approved a new Interprofessional Minimum Wage, known as the SMI (Salario Minimo Interprofesional), for 2013. The new rate is 21.51 euros per day or 645.30… Read more…

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