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Bargain land Japan beckons as outgoing calls remain silent

With the weakening Japanese yen, the land of the rising sun has become the land of bargains, which will boost inbound travel to this most popular destination, the audience at WiT Seoul 2022 heard. Quoting one of Japan’s most eminent economists, Jesper Koll, Kei Shibata, co-founder and CEO of Venture …

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3 trade goals for the Knicks to consider before the rumor hits | News, Scores, Highlights, Stats & Rumors

3 trade goals for Knicks to consider before rumor picks up 0 of 3 Elsa/Getty Images The season was one step forward, one step back for the New York Knicks. Going into the 2022-23 NBA campaign, the ‘Bockers have yet to establish consistency and have failed to establish themselves as …

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Travel Off Path’s Best Destinations for 2023

Share the article Last update 2 hours ago Travel Off Path has always been a source of travel news and information written by travellers, for travellers. Travel is in our blood. Between all of our writers and staff, we have visited almost every country in the world. As the New …

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Digital nomads with all the bells and whistles

The first companies organizing stays for people who choose to live in Greece for a few months or years, working remotely, have appeared. Kathimerini recently caught up with Elizabeth Howell as she ordered a cappuccino and prepared for a 6 p.m. business meeting via Zoom with her clients. “Hello how …

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Digital nomads are on the rise. But where should they live now?

London’s financial district. Many digital nomads move to cities like London for work. Getty When Julie McCane became a remote worker during the pandemic, she had no trouble choosing a location. London, Paris and Athens topped his list. But how to find a reliable rental apartment — now this was …

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Portugal launches new flexible digital nomad visa for remote workers – Work Visas

November 17, 2022 Giambrone & Partners To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Given the changing workplace and the rise of remote working, as well as increasing globalization, we are pleased to announce that Portugal has introduced a …

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Bali makes progress with visa and attracts digital nomads despite controversy

Indonesia is one of many countries, such as Costa Rica and Malaysia, that have started providing long-term visas to skilled employees, remote workers, digital nomads, retirees and others not -wealthy nationals. The country is currently trying to recruit wealthier foreigners. From the end of 2022, anyone with at least $130,000 …

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Best nomadic travel insurance and health insurance for expats

New York, New York –Direct News– In recent years, the world of global travel has been turned upside down: we have all had to deal with the fallout of a global pandemic and global conflicts. These types of unforeseen events made simply jumping on a plane and flying off to …

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The five-figure layoffs are here, the big ones we’ve been waiting for. But the laid off people are scattered around the world

Other companies are licking their chops to finally be able to hire tech workers. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. Amazon made the news today on reports based on sources that it is laying off up to around 10,000 full-time employees, or less than 1% of its 1.5 million employees …

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Malaysia has built a WFH paradise. Now people just need to show up.

“It’s your meal!” Watch out, it’s hot,” chirped a robot waiter at a restaurant in Malaysia’s Langkawi archipelago. “Thanks bye!” he exclaimed as guests took plates of scrambled eggs and toast from his shelves, heading to the next table where another group was waiting for breakfast. A few meters away, …

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The best and hardest countries to work in, according to this designer who has worked in 82 countries

UNITED STATES: As one of the best dream destinations in the world, you might be surprised that I included the United States as one of the worst places to live as a digital nomad. Although honestly there are a lot of negatives. The cost of living is far too high …

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Digital nomads and visas: what you need to know about working abroad

Whether you dream of traveling or live vicariously, here’s everything you need to know about remote work abroad. Photo by whereslugo via Unsplash As remote work increasingly becomes a new norm, some American workers have become digital nomads, abandoning their home office to work remotely abroad. The number of American …

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Malaysia harnesses the digital nomad sector

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia has joined the list of countries that issue visas for digital nomads, which aims to foster the mobility of digital professionals within the local tourism industry. This decision was also adopted by Thailand, Estonia, Malta, Croatia, Mexico, Spain and Portugal. The visa for these travelers is part …

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Bali collaborates with AirBnB for its “Live and work anywhere” campaign

Bali’s Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy has announced its collaboration with Airbnb. As part of the Live and Work Anywhere campaign, Airbnb is promoting Bali as one of the best destinations for remote workers. Live and work anywhere “Airbnb is partnering with the Indonesian Ministry of Tourism and Creative …

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Digital Nomad Visas Offering Jobs Across Borders

Digital nomad visas make it possible to reside abroad and work for employers around the world By Jeph Ajobaju, Editor-in-Chief Digital nomad visas help attract foreign talent and income through remote workers who travel abroad to a country and stay there, temporarily or long-term, and work for foreign employers around …

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Thailand drops foreign land ownership proposal, cites ‘sensitive’ issue

Thailand withdrew a proposal allowing foreigners to buy up to one rai – the Thai equivalent of 0.4 acres – of ground in Thailand, a government official said on Tuesday, despite the plan’s previous approval by the cabinet. Thailand’s Interior Minister Anupong Paojinda says the proposal has been removed from …

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10 cities with the lowest rent for digital nomads

The number of digital nomads is growing as thousands of people move to remote parts of the world for work while experiencing new cities and cultures. Without further ado, here are the 10 cheapest destinations for digital nomads. 10. San Jose, Costa Rica San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica, …

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What is Nomad List and what can you do with it?

With the increase in internet speeds and penetration around the world, many people have decided not to be tied to a desk. And with the rise of remote work, the opportunities to live and travel in different countries have also increased. Before moving or traveling to a new place, doing …

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The 5 Best Places To Live In Vietnam | 2022

You wonder where the best places to live in vietnam are? From its stunning natural landscapes to its warm and welcoming people, Vietnam is a popular choice among expats in Southeast Asia. In addition, the cost of living is very affordable throughout the country, including in major cities and tourist …

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Digital nomads: These cities have the lowest rental prices for remote workers

As employers around the world embrace remote working, the number of digital nomads is on the rise. Thousands of people traveled to remote corners of the globe, exploring new cities and cultures between zoom calls. But moving abroad can be Dear. In some cities, the cost of living is extremely …

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Forget the itinerary – plan a spontaneous trip instead

Provided Plan a day dedicated to spontaneous travel on your next vacation. Josh Martin is a Kiwi travel writer based in London. OPINION: Admittedly, I thought it was a great idea. A detailed two-week itinerary of a road trip through North Iceland, tweaked to within an inch of his life. …

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Interview: Joe Thomas, CEO of APRIL International UK

How does APRIL International address workforce diversity around the world, tailoring benefits to unique business needs and regulatory requirements? We have wholly-owned subsidiaries and full-service offices in London, Paris, Mexico City, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Singapore, Montreux, Shanghai, Jakarta and Ho Chi Minh. These act as our basis for tailoring insurance …

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Mexico City, Newest Destination in Mexico, Partners with AirBnB to Attract Digital Nomads

Share the article Last update 7 hours ago Proving once again that this is one of Latin America’s top destinations for workcations, Mexico has seen its capital, Mexico City, partner with AirBnB to attract digital nomads. The move follows a remote work scene that is exploding in popularity in the …

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Marketing in Thailand as a Foreigner: Volume 2.2 Ad Campaign Crossroads: Global Materials vs. New Investment

Sometimes it’s okay to wear socks and sandals Foreign traders sometimes have to be bold enough to wear socks and sandals in a tropical country like Thailand to stand out. If you are wondering why: READ HERE. I have no room to rewrite all of this; otherwise, you would think …

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Now that Paraguay has reopened, here’s why you should visit in 2023

Share the article Last update 8 hours ago Two and a half years after Covid was declared a pandemic, Paraguay removes all entry requirements and welcoming foreigners under normal pre-pandemic rules. In this article, we discuss the new guidelines for traveling to Paraguay and why this landlocked and lesser-known South …

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More than pathetic | The Manila Times

IN developed economies, preparing citizens to enter the digital world starts very early. Children who have just celebrated their first birthday are placed on a waiting list for rigorous courses called “STEM for Toddlers”, in the hope that they will enter these boot camps for children to code as soon …

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A Worldwide Workplace: What the Rise of the Digital Nomad Means for Global Businesses – Work Visas

October 28, 2022 Eversheds Sutherland – UK To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Digital nomad visas A comparative view More than 50 countries around the world now have some form of visa or immigration agreement that supports …

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Jono Hotels Unveils a New Era of Smart, Transparent and Social Hospitality in Phuket

With a contemporary design, comfortable bedding and modern amenities, the 21 m² Recharge rooms are ideal for all types of travelers. Each bathroom has a sleek, minimalist design JonoX Phuket Karon has a rooftop infinity pool and bar where travelers can relax day or night Recently opened just steps from …

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FLORIDA BEACHES: ENJOY YOUR VACATION AT FLORIDA BEACHES

Florida Beaches – The Best Places to Visit on Your Florida Vacation Visiting Florida beaches is a great way to spend your vacation. These beaches offer the best in water activities, whether you want to play volleyball or go scuba diving. Moreover, you can also fish and take a boat …

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Saudi Arabia’s travel industry is expected to reach $100 billion by 2032

WASHINGTON, The World Bank said Wednesday it expects energy prices to fall 11% in 2023 after this year’s 60% rise following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. , although a slowdown in global growth and COVID-19 restrictions in China could lead to a deeper fall, according to Reuters. In its latest outlook …

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Tourists can now move to Bali for up to 10 years – if they have at least $130,000 in the bank

The country is focusing on its tourist capital, Bali, in an effort to attract visitors for longer stays. The new “second home” visa is available for five or 10 years and will come into effect from December 25 this year, according to a press release. Applicants must be able to …

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Ookla’s Speedtest Global Index: Bucharest Bucharest is among the top 10 cities in the world with the best fixed broadband

Ookla shared its annual report Overall speed test index insight, breathing a room of optimism for Bucharest as one of the most sought-after places to live for digital nomads. The Romanian capital ranks 7th among the best cities in the world in terms of fixed broadband, one place above the …

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Mexico has become one of the best destinations in the world for digital nomads

Share the article Last update 5 hours ago With digital nomadism on the rise and remote working becoming the norm, Mexico eclipses other countries one of the friendliest destinations for temporary and autonomous migrants, although it has not yet announced its own nomadic visa. Great weather all year round, amazing …

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Want to move to Europe? Here are all the digital nomad visas available for remote workers

Across Europe, countries are capitalizing on remote working by offering digital nomad visas. Since the pandemic, many of us have enjoyed the freedom to work from anywhere. Recognize the potential to increase their reporting tourism industries, countries ranging from Croatia to Spain make it easier to obtain temporary residency while …

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The problem with digital nomad visas

As Southeast Asia begins to recover from the effects of the pandemic on international travel, many Southeast Asian countries have created new visas to attract foreign workers and digital nomads. Indonesia’s Digital Nomad Visa allows foreign nationals to live in . Malaysia has launched its own digital nomad visa which …

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Sparks: 7 Amazing Places to Visit in Sparks, Nevada

Tourist Attractions – Places to Visit in Sparks, Nevada If you’re looking for a place to have a delicious drink, Sparks is the place to go. Sparks is home to several breweries and pubs. Some only serve drinks, but others offer food and microbrews. If you’re interested in the history …

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Popular hostel chain Selina opens second location in Tulum

Share the article Last update 6 hours ago Things are lively south of Cancun. Popular hostel and coworking chain Selina just opened its latest property in Tulum earlier this month. Selina Tulum Downtown is now the brand’s second location in the beach town and 12th in all of Mexico. The …

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10 best cities for vegans to visit in 2022

Veganism is gaining traction around the world as more and more people choose to remove animal products from their diets. Whether for health or humanitarian reasons, there is a growing demand for vegan restaurants in popular travel destinations. Apps like HappyCow are designed to help vegans find nearby restaurants that …

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Namibia has just rolled out a digital nomad visa. It’s pretty cheap – as long as you have the cash.

Namibians recommend the Fish River Canyon as a must visit for digital nomads. Namibia has joined the growing list of countries offering a digital nomad visa. If your income is around R37,000 per month and you have a clean criminal record, you can apply. The cost of living in major …

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The 5 safest and healthiest countries for female digital nomads

The digital nomad movement is growing rapidly as more countries offer visas for remote workers. Women make up a significant percentage of digital nomads. Tech company Lemon.io analyzed the data to find the safest and healthiest countries for digital nomads. Kyiv-based Kate Leschyshyn always wanted to travel when she was …

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Malaysia launches second “DE Rantau Hub” in Langkawi to attract digital nomads

Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) and its ecosystem partners were delighted to mark on October 16, 2022 the official launch of “DE Rantau Hub” at the second location in Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia. During the launch event held at Dash Resort, Langkawi, YB Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima TPr Annuar bin …

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Why Portugal has become one of the most popular destinations of the year

Share the article Last update 31 minutes ago There is a European country that has slowly developed and is now not only one of the most popular destinations in Europe but in the world. Portugal has always been on the radar; its famous wines, local culture and traditions have always …

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Greece has doubled its minimum investment to obtain a Golden Visa

Whether it’s a temporary stay in a remote cabin or a permanent change to live on a farm in Portugal, workers are taking advantage of their newfound ability to stay away from the office. As always, the extra-rich go one step further. They are increasingly turning to Golden Visa programs …

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Thailand joins global race to lure wealthy foreigners with residency visas

BANGKOK (The Nation/Asia News Network): As Covid-19 recedes globally, many countries are granting special long-term visas to affluent foreigners in a bid to boost tourism and attract talented professionals to accelerate their economic recovery. Thailand launched the updated Long-Term Resident (LTR) visa on September 1, joining Japan, Singapore, the UK …

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Tools for remote workers in Central America

Central America is quickly becoming a hotspot for digital nomads and remote workers to enjoy life in tropical bliss while learning how to earn a living. But what are the best tools for remote workers to stay productive? Are you still on the remote work bandwagon? The pandemic may be …

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Cranston: 7 Amazing Places to Visit in Cranston, Rhode Island

Tourist Attractions – Places to Visit in Cranston Rhode Island When planning a vacation to Cranston Rhode Island, consider visiting the town’s many attractions. The city offers lively nightlife and several parks, such as Pawtux and Oxboes Park and Roger Williams Park Zoo. The city is home to over eight …

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Portugal is the latest to offer a digital nomad visa to remote workers

Portugal is the latest country to officially position itself as a refuge for “digital nomads”, as it presents a new visa for remote workers who will be available on October 30. With its relatively low cost of living, temperate climate and proximity to other European destinations, Portugal has grown in …

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Airbnb sees a big opportunity in the digital nomad market in Asia

As travel companies struggle to fill vacancies, a leading company has bucked the trend by offering people the chance to work abroad for 90 days a year. It’s one of many calculated bets Airbnb has made in order to carve out a new niche for long-term worker-travellers. Steven Liew, Director …

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Thailand to become a more popular destination for Russians fleeing Putin’s plan

Many Russian escapees work abroad as under-the-radar digital nomads. After a seven-month hiatus, Aeroflot flights from Moscow to Phuket and Bangkok are scheduled to begin at the end of the month. This has been confirmed by Vladimir Sosnov, Russia’s consul general in Phuket, and by CNN correspondents who say tickets …

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Remote workers most likely to be laid off first in recession: study

Remote workers will most likely be the first to go amid a looming recession, according to a new report. Beautiful.ai, a presentation software company, surveyed 3,000 managers in the United States about the future of the digital workplace and what the future holds for remote workers. The survey found that …

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Online travel platforms raise concerns with Penang government over short-term rental plans

Media statement to be attributed to: Chris KerinManaging Director, ATTIA SINGAPORE, October 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Asia Travel Technology Industry Association (ATTIA) and its Members recommendations submitted to the Penang State Government (Local Government Division) on October 6, 2022about the proposal Short Term Rental Guidelines for Strata Properties in …

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Old San Juan ranked among world’s ‘best cities for digital nomads’ – News is My Business

Old San Juan has been described as “a great place to live and work as a digital nomad thanks to its beautiful beaches, tropical climate, low cost of living, and great restaurants.” EnjoyTravel.com published its listing of the world’s 25 best cities for digital nomads, ranking Old San Juan 19e …

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Hindu temple built in Dubai at a cost of 16 million dollars; open to all faiths,

Recently, a magnificent Hindu temple, a mixture of Indian and Arabic design, was inaugurated in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The doors of the temple were opened to devotees in Dubai on October 5, on the auspicious occasion of Dussehra. Rather than calling it a Shiva, Krishna or Durga temple, …

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Digital Bridge-2022 has become the largest IT forum of the year, which brought together Central Asian countries (PHOTO)

The International Forum on Digital Technology and Digital Business Bridge 2022 was held in Astana on September 28-29. The President of Kazakhstan, Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev, and world business leaders, top international and domestic IT experts also participated in the Forum. Moreover, it became the main IT event of the year. The …

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Portugal plans digital nomad visa for remote workers

Lisbon is already a hub for remote work, thanks to the D7 visa. Photo / André Legier, Unsplash Lisbon is courting laptop owners around the world with the promise of 12-month visas for remote workers. Portugal is the latest country to create a “digital nomad visa”, allowing international visitors to …

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Top Traveler fails trending on Reddit

Share the article Last update 27 minutes ago Have you ever made that trip on your to-do list only to find that your desired destination or attraction doesn’t quite live up to the hype? If you have, you are definitely not alone. To get rid of the scars of their …

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Barbados – Digital Nomad Visa Remote Citizen

Barbados has some of the most beautiful and scenic beaches in the world, and due to the friendly locals, delicious food, and great rum, it has become a favorite destination for digital nomads. Barbados has become an important center for commerce and aviation thanks to its ideal location as the …

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Top 7 destinations for digital nomads this winter

Share the article Last update 7 minutes ago Our list of the best destinations for digital nomads this winter all offer decent internet connection for your online work, good weather, delicious food, and more. Plus, you’ll be sure to meet other digital nomads to share the experience with at any …

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Weekly Immigration Update: September 23-29, 2022

United StatesSeptember 28, 2022USCIS Increases Green Card Validity Extension for Renewal Applicants Effective September 26, 2022, USCIS increased the automatic extension given to green card renewal applicants to 24 months, up from an automatic 12-month extension under the previous policy. Lawful permanent residents who correctly file a Form I-90 request …

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Wilson: 7 Best Places to Visit in Wilson, NC

Tourist Attractions – Places to Visit in Wilson, NC The small town of Wilson, North Carolina is home to a thriving photography scene. The city annually hosts the largest photography festival in the state and is home to a world-renowned photo gallery. The gallery regularly hosts new exhibitions and is …

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Brisbane and Adelaide lead other Australian capitals in global price growth rankings

As the era of strong price growth is over for Australia as a whole, Brisbane and Adelaide have become the last strongholds amid the market downturn that has swept the country. Frank Knight Global House Price Index – which tracks average house prices in 56 countries around the world – …

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what HR needs to know

Digital nomads are those who combine work and travel, using technology and the internet to connect from anywhere. This work/travel formula is not new but, after the success of remote working during the pandemic, and now that the borders have reopened, more people want to try it. While technology has …

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how organizations can use them responsibly

For the thousands of digital nomads who have flocked to Mexico, life is sweet. Between their work calls, they spend their time exploring the most beautiful beaches and eating the best food the country has to offer. It is what many dream of, yet their presence has caused a living …

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Earn less than $3,000 per month? Here are 8 countries you can live in | 2022

There are digital nomad visas popping up here, there and everywhere right now. They all have different restrictions and requirements, which means that not all of them are suitable for every person. If your funds are limited, you may think that living in another country is not accessible to you, …

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Spain plans ‘digital nomad’ visa program to attract remote workers | Spain

Spain plans to issue ‘digital nomad’ visas giving Brits and other non-EU citizens the chance to work in the sun and enjoy a lower cost of living with tax breaks thrown in for good measure. The visas will be offered to people who work remotely for companies outside of Spain …

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Costa Rica can improve connectivity and experiences to attract more digital nomads

Digital nomads seek connections and experiences that generate value, excellent connectivity and clear rules that ensure their peace of mind while working in the country. This was one of the conclusions of the U Lead webinar with the Chamber of Information and Communication Technologies (Camtic). The top 10 of favorite …

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Stealthy teleworkers log in from Bali, but keeping it a secret

When Ursula – not her real name – first asked her manager if she could work from Bali, the initial reaction was surprisingly positive. German in her fifties, she works for a consulting firm in Berlin which advises companies on reducing their environmental impact. Before the pandemic hit, she kept …

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TAT Reiterates “Visit Thailand Year 2022-2023” Campaign at Tourism EXPO Japan 2022

Together with a delegation of Thai hotels and travel agencies, TAT introduces the concept of “Thailand Green Tourism – Amazing New Chapters” to the travel industry and the Japanese public. BANGKOK– The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) in partnership with a Thai delegation participates in the Tourism EXPO Japan 2022 …

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Cyprus sees increased interest in digital nomad visas

What are cookies As is common practice with almost all professional websites, https://cyprus-mail.com (our “To place”) uses cookies, which are tiny files downloaded to your device, to improve your experience. This document describes what information they collect, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. …

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Airbnb partners with these top 20 destinations to make travel easier for digital nomads

Share the article Last update 35 minutes ago Despite being incredibly popular, digital nomadism is a concept that many national governments are still skeptical about. Since immigration regulations have traditionally been strict, nomads and long-term travelers are asking for these barriers to be lifted and simplified travel rules. Fortunately, Airbnb …

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Nomad Digital partners with incremental solutions to provide end-to-end freight location tracking

Nomad Digital partners with incremental solutions on an innovation solution – TRACO (TRAnsition COnnectivity) providing end-to-end cargo location tracking Nomad Digital recently partnered with Incremental Solutions on an Innovate UK First of a Kind (FOAK) project to develop and deliver a freight tracking solution, namely: TRACO. TRACO (TRAnsition CONnectivity for …

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Crypto wallet provider seeks to turn resort town of Boracay in Philippines into ‘Bitcoin Island’

People can now pay for homemade meals at roadside restaurants known as “carinderias” using bitcoin in Boracay, the Philippine island famous for its white sand and palm trees. The small resort town in the central Philippines along the west coast is being transformed into a “Bitcoin Island.“Over the past four …

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Work therapy: can a cyber worker prepare a retail employee for life as a digital nomad? | Working holiday

OWe started a revolution from our beds during lockdown and now it’s spreading to resorts. Having realized that working remotely is entirely possible, many people are embracing this philosophy overseas. A 2021 report from Airbnb showed that 11% of people booking the company’s long-term stays lived a nomadic lifestyle and …

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The 5 Most Affordable Digital Nomad Destinations in the US

Share the article Last update 23 minutes ago Recognizing long-term solo travel as one of the top trends of 2022, popular home rental and booking platform AirBnB has unveiled the top 5 most affordable digital nomad destinations in the US This year. Naturally, major cities like New York, Los Angeles …

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Bali’s Canggu is fast becoming the party capital of the world

Share the article Last update 23 hours ago It’s time for Amsterdam, Ibiza and Rio de Janerio to move. There is a new party capital making a name for itself. Once a quiet surfer town in southern Bali, Canggu is fast becoming the party capital of Asia…and the world. Canggu …

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Bali now officially offers 6-month digital nomad visas

Share the article Last update 3 hours ago Bali has become the latest and perhaps the most exciting destination in the world to offer travelers the opportunity to obtain digital nomad visas to live and work from the islands. The stunning destination, famous the world over for its stunning scenery, …

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workers say why they hide it

With the era of remote working, so-called digital nomads have a lot more freedom than ever before live in distant paradises, with their European wages and for businesses based in cities like London or Barcelona. Vice spoke about this phenomenon and interviewed people who hide from their companies that they …

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‘Brother pays to go to work’: Netizens say paying $300 for office space in Bali isn’t worth it, Lifestyle News

Paying 3.2 million rupees (S$300) a month to use office space might sound absurd to some, but YouTuber Uptin has no qualms about doing it. After all, this space he talks about so well isn’t your ordinary office. From free drinks to yoga sessions, the perks he was entitled to …

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Malaysia joins list of Southeast Asian countries attracting digital nomads with low cost of living

Malaysia has just announced a new digital nomad visa in an attempt to position itself as South East Asiais the next big hub for remote workers. Along with launching the “DE Rantau Nomad Pass” for qualified foreigners, the country has promised to create communities of digital nomads. It also creates …

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Renewed visa on passports is not mandatory

The Royal Oman Police (ROP) has clarified that affixing a renewed visa to passports is not necessary. A renewed resident card would serve the purpose. The ROP clarification follows a wave of doubts raised by residents of the Sultanate of Oman regarding online renewal instead of the traditional stamping of …

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International Remote Work Booms | information age

Work from anywhere is a growing trend. Image: Shutterstock Employers and employees should be aware of the opportunities offered by international remote work, as companies seek to build fully remote overseas teams. Talk to information age During a visit to Sydney last week, Mark Porter, CTO of database company MongoDB, …

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Thailand News Today | Court fines ‘The Beach’ producers 10 million baht to restore Maya Bay

To research fines ‘The Beach’ producers 10 million baht to restore Maya Bay Thailand’s Supreme Court has ruled that Hollywood film company 20th Century Fox – now renamed 20th Century Studios – must pay 10 million baht in environmental damage caused by the film “The Beach” in 2000 with Leonardo …

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Can Ingrid save enough money to go abroad?

Her schooling soon coming to an end, Ingrid wants to see the world. The 30-something, who works as a trade specialist between her classes, earns an hourly income and earns an average of around $2,600 a month. “In a perfect world, I would save to buy a house,” she says. …

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According to digital nomads, TULUM IS ABSOLUTELY TERRIBLE

Hell is a town called Tulum. Overlooked by Mayan ruins and bordered by the ocean, it’s a place of streets filled with potholes, overpriced taxis, terrible traffic jams and out-of-touch yuppies, celebrities, influencers, gurus budding, COVID deniers and do-gooders looking to “find themselves” in overpriced retreats, hotels and bars. It’s …

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The junta propaganda debacle in Dili

Particularly disturbing in the context of a press conference, he attacked Myanmar’s news sector wholesale, claiming without evidence of any kind that the media had “become a tool for terrorists”, “20% of donations collected by them going to the media for writing fakes”. news on FB. The junta’s murder of …

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New Airbnb data shows how tourism has dispersed after the pandemic, benefiting off-the-beaten-track rural communities in Thailand and across Southeast Asia

In parts of Southeast Asia and Asia Pacific, Airbnb saw an increase in non-city room nights booked in Q2 2022 compared to Q2 2019. Bangkok, Thailand – As the travel recovery continues, the benefits of tourism are spreading across Asia-Pacific. In Southeast Asia, Airbnb reveals that the resurgence of domestic …

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Wealthy Americans are buying vacation homes in Europe as the euro is weak

For thousands of Americans, there is no place like (a luxury second home) (in Europe). As the value of the euro collapsesAmerican buyers are flocking to Europe in search of property. According to real estate firm Knight Frank, searches for French properties by US-based buyers jumped 37% in the first …

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DeeMoney unveils its Neobank transformation roadmap

Press release SawasdeeShop Co., Ltd, branded as DeeMoney, Thailand’s leading and fastest growing fintech company specializing in cross-border payments, recently announced its preparation to transform into a fully-fledged independent neobank with the upcoming launch of licensed multi-currency e-wallet services in Q1 2023. DeeMoney’s decision to expand its financial product offering …

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The Most In-Demand Work From Anywhere Jobs Companies Are Hiring For

Although remote working has become a standard option for most professionals since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, a different flexible working model is also gaining traction: work-from-anywhere jobs. Most remote work policies don’t offer true flexibility: about 95% of remote jobs have geographic requirements, whether it’s a region, country, …

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Advantages and disadvantages of hosting digital nomads

Should your community welcome digital nomads – people who work remotely, allowing them to bounce freely from country to country? Our research found that workers are eager to enjoy the flexibility of not being tied to a desk. And after suffering economic losses from the Covid-19 pandemic, cities and countries …

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Staying in Thailand just got (a little) easier with LTR visas

This article also appeared in the Phuket News September 4, 2022. Starting this month, affluent expats will be offered another option to live, work and invest in Thailand through the upcoming Long-Term Resident (LTR) visa program which will allow those who meet the program requirements to stay in the country …

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Biden administration grants $1 billion for economic projects | app

WASHINGTON (AP) — Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo announced Friday $1 billion in federal grants for manufacturing, clean energy, agriculture, biotechnology and other sectors that will go to 21 regional partnerships. The winners were chosen from 529 initial applicants vying for grants as part of last year’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief …

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NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 2, 2022– Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the acquisition of Sentia’s businesses in the Netherlands, Belgium and Bulgaria. Based in the Netherlands, the Sentia provides cloud consulting and delivery services covering hybrid and multi-cloud strategy, cloud transformation and migration. × This page requires JavaScript. Javascript is required …

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On August 29, the Sri Lankan government approved five-year multiple-entry tourist visas – with a maximum stay of six months at a time – for 35 countries. While program details have yet to be finalized, such as fees, the 35 countries are expected to include Western, Northern and Central Europe …

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As travel restrictions ease, some countries are more selective about who they take in after the pandemic. Last week, New Zealand’s tourism minister reiterated his desire to attract “high quality tourists” rather than those who camp across the country “on $10 [€7] a day by eating dried noodles. Throughout the …

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Lyf Sukhumvit 8 Bangkok reopens its doors for discovery

The first lyf-brand co-living property in Thailand. Bangkok, Thailand – The Ascott Limited (Ascott), the accommodation business unit wholly owned by CapitaLand, will reopen Lyf Sukhumvit 8 Bangkokthe first lyf property in Thailand on September 1, 2022. A community of coworking spaces, event venues and private residences, lyf combines creative …

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If you’ve ever dreamed of moving to a sunny island, now’s your chance: Sardinia is offering people €15,000 to relocate. The Italian island – the second largest in the Mediterranean – has sandy beaches, blue skies and turquoise waters. But the island paradise faces a dwindling rural population, as young …

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Sri Lanka launches five-year multiple-entry tourist visa

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Two relaxing adult-only resorts 16+ gear up to welcome guests. Bangkok, Thailand – Explore Hotels and Resorts is delighted to confirm the opening of its two flagship hotels in Q4 2022. After undergoing a major refurbishment and refurbishment, Explorar Koh Phangan is scheduled to open on October 01, 2022 with …

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Chris Pochiba and Sara Aho expand the possibilities of modern work. The world is their box, you might say. The couple’s definition of “remote work” is really, really far off. Like, anywhere in the world remotely. Freed from the hustle and bustle of the 9am-5pm office thanks to ubiquitous Wi-Fi …

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Bali and Costa Rica launched their long-awaited “digital nomad visas” this summer. They reach dozens of countries in hopes of attracting virtual workers to boost the local economy. Three digital nomads from Ghana, the UK and Canada gave Insider insight into the application process. Loading Something is loading. Bali and …

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Combine work and travel successfully: Since the pandemic, remote working has massively grown in popularity. While once upon a time most people worked in an office, now they are much more likely to work from home. The advantage of not being expected to report to the office is that you …

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Digital nomads combine remote work with travel – often for long periods of time. It’s a trend accelerated by the pandemic that dates back to the 1980s. Countries continue to woo digital nomads – who often have to pay fees or demonstrate they have enough money to support themselves – …

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Seven startups qualify for WiT Singapore Grand Final

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Preferential tax regimes are often used to attract high-income and wealthy foreigners by offering them a lower tax burden on their income and wealth. Such developments have indirectly created an environment in the EU where member states compete for labor and capital. Ultimately, this is likely to have a detrimental …

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As you probably already know, workcations are quite simple. Basically, you pack your laptop bag, fly to a distant destination, and work remotely for a few days, weeks, or even months. So instead of answering your morning emails in an apartment in Birmingham, you could be sitting on a beach …

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José Andrés’ innovative mezze restaurant, Zaytinya, has finally arrived in New York, the 140-seat destination restaurant located in the Ritz Carlton, offering a menu of classic Turkish, Greek and Lebanese cuisines served in an elegant setting set up by top Tier architecture and design studio, Rockwell Group. Celebrating the two …

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Couldn’t attend Transform 2022? Discover all the summit sessions now in our on-demand library! Look here. Every once in a while we hear that a cross chain bridge has been hacked. In 2022 alone, six bridges were hacked and over $1.2 billion worth of crypto assets were stolen. What are …

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Chulalongkorn University Sasin School of Management. Courtesy pictures Thailand may not be the first country that comes to mind when the subject is higher business education in Asia. Ian Fenwick thinks that should change. Fenwick thinks Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, is a great place to study. Not only does …

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Selina uses fast conversions to rapidly increase its capacity

Pictured: The newly opened Selina Union Market in Washington DC, USA. Selina, a hotel brand targeted at Millennials and Gen Z, uses rapid conversion techniques to rapidly expand its global portfolio. The US-based brand signed eight new properties comprising 3,204 beds in the second quarter of 2022. These were in …

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AGIC held in person for the first time since 2019

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