Africa
Property
Businessmen shaking hands

Singapore ‘still the most business-friendly place in the world’

For the ninth year in a row, Singapore has been rated as having the most business-friendly environment in the world, according to the World Bank Group's Doing Business 2015 rankings.
Show more
Education
Relocate Awards

Re:locate Awards 2014/15: entry opens Monday 3 November

We are delighted to announce that entry to this year’s Re:locate Awards will open on Monday 3 November, providing the perfect opportunity to showcase your achievements and those of your team.

More tertiary education needed in BRICS countries, say academics

The BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) need to prioritise tertiary education in order to meet the demands of increased growth, a group of academics said.

Relocating to Africa

Africa is often perceived as a difficult destination for relocatees, but, with careful planning and preparation, much can be done to ease their transition, says Geremie Sawadogo, senior human resource officer with the World Bank Group in Washington DC.
Immigration
Relocate Awards

Re:locate Awards 2014/15: entry opens Monday 3 November

We are delighted to announce that entry to this year’s Re:locate Awards will open on Monday 3 November, providing the perfect opportunity to showcase your achievements and those of your team.
Show more
Supporting Your Employees
Graph showing preferred communication methods with assignees from Global Mobility Survey

Assignees ‘left out in cold’ by corporate email reliance

One of the largest international studies of global mobility programmes identifies email as the primary method for businesses to maintain engagement with employees on assignment.
Relocate Awards

Re:locate Awards 2014/15: entry opens Monday 3 November

We are delighted to announce that entry to this year’s Re:locate Awards will open on Monday 3 November, providing the perfect opportunity to showcase your achievements and those of your team.
map of Switzerland with surrounding countries

Expats rate Switzerland top for best work-life balance

Switzerland has been rated as the premier destination among expatriates seeking a well-balanced lifestyle in an annual survey conducted for HSBC.
Show more