India has emerged as a popular destination for expats as working in the country boosts their careers and provides enhanced salary and sense of fulfilment, says an HSBC survey
'Indian' to other westerners, 'videshinis' (foreigners) to Indians, these women straddled different identities in a time before multiculturalism became a buzzword.
Qatar, facing a Saudi-led boycott, has approved a draft law to grant residency cards to qualified foreigners who live in the country, a media report said.
Attacks on Nigerian students: It's time the police force demonstrates efficiency and offers protection to Africans
With the rise in the number of racial attacks on Indians abroad, it is imperative that the police in India, demonstrate inefficiency and expediency while handling security issues related to expats back home.
The recent killings of two foreigners in Bangladesh — an Italian and a Japanese — have spooked tourists and expatriates in the moderate, secular South Asian nation.
The Kerala government on Wednesday assured free flights home to expatriates from the state working in the Middle-East who have not been able to visit home for more than five years.
Modi will be the first Indian prime minister to visit the UAE after Indira Gandhi, who visited the country in 1981.
Others in the top 10 include Bahrain (2nd), Cayman Islands (4th), Australia (5th), Spain (9th) and Brazil (10th).<br /><br />
Members of New York's Egyptian community descended on the coffee shops, delis and Hookah bars of "Little Egypt" on Wednesday to celebrate the overthrowing of Islamist President Mohamed Mursi after one year in office
Around 85 percent of multinationals have implemented procedures to monitor success of expatriate benefit policy, while 53 percent of companies have seen international medical plan premium increases of 6 percent or more.
Move over foreign correspondents. Bloggers like the one behind Diary of a White Indian Housewife are now getting their book deals.