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Re:locate Magazine

Re:locate magazine (published March, June, September and November) is the leading independent publication for HR, global managers and relocation professionals.

It covers the full spectrum of international relocation topics, to support those relocating, operating, or setting up operations overseas. Each issue is packed with authoritative, topical features on subjects ranging from international assignment policy and practice to removals, and from education to expat banking, plus coverage of global mobility events. Digital magazines for Asia Pacific, Latin America and Europe are also published quarterly. Register now for your free copies.

David Sapsted Reports
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.
Car production line

Don’t write off UK manufacturing sector, says ONS

Only eight per cent of Britons now work in manufacturing, compared to 25 per cent in 1978, according to a report from government statisticians.
Former chief reporter at The Times and news editor and New York correspondent for The Telegraph among other journals, David Sapsted writes sharply observed news for Re:locate.
Education Explained

Education Explained: Applying for a school place in England

As part of the Education Explained series, providing information and practical guides, Rebecca Marriage takes a look at applying for a school place in England.

Education Explained: The International Baccalaureate Career-related Certificate

As part of the Education Explained series, looking at the choices for relocating families, Rebecca Marriage examines the International Baccalaureate Career-related Certificate.

Education Explained: Apprenticeships in England

As part of the Education Explained series, looking at the education options for relocating families, Rebecca Marriage takes a close look at Apprenticeships in England.
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Analysis by Ray Furlong
Oil refinery

Powerhouse economies to profit as oil prices plummet

The price of oil has fallen by more than 20 per cent since June. It sounds like good news for anyone who wants to be mobile, implying as it does cheaper petrol or air fares.
flags of China and USA

China’s economy takes the lead – but the U.S. profits

China has overtaken the United States to become the world’s biggest economy, according to the International Monetary Fund.
Ray Furlong is Multimedia Editor at Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. He spent 17 years at the BBC as a World Service presenter and foreign correspondent. For Re:locate he writes exclusive analysis of international affairs.
Latest Corporate Finance News
flight cancellations on electronic board

Ebola-related flight bans to cause travel disruption

Immigration specialist Pro-Link Global advises that the authorities in several countries have implemented entry restrictions to curtail the spread of Ebola, while air carriers have restricted flights or modified schedules.
Car production line

Don’t write off UK manufacturing sector, says ONS

Only eight per cent of Britons now work in manufacturing, compared to 25 per cent in 1978, according to a report from government statisticians.
Christophe de Margerie

Moscow plane crash claims the life of Total’s CEO

Christophe de Margerie, the Total chief executive and one of the most respected figures in the European oil industry, has been killed in a crash as his corporate jet prepared to take off from Vnukovo Airport in Moscow.
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Immigration News
flight cancellations on electronic board

Ebola-related flight bans to cause travel disruption

Immigration specialist Pro-Link Global advises that the authorities in several countries have implemented entry restrictions to curtail the spread of Ebola, while air carriers have restricted flights or modified schedules.
Indian student in class

‘Ugly’ noises stop Indian students coming to UK says Vince Cable

Business Secretary Vince Cable has warned that the UK faces an “uphill struggle” to attract young Indians to come and study in the UK.
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Policy

Talent management – the key to success?

The independent community for international HR and mobility professionals, RES Forum has highlighted the vital importance of talent management to companies and organisations with global ambitions in its Key Trends in Global Mobility 2014.

EuRA on trend

Attended by a record number of delegates – 670, from over 50 countries – this year’s EuRA conference was held in Edinburgh.

Recruitment – the war for talent goes virtual

Adopting more innovative recruitment practices is high on the wishlists of many HR professionals in emerging and developed economies – especially those seeking to attract the attention of talented Millennials.
Serviced Apartment Solutions
Rental agreement

ASAP urges UK government to protect customers following short term let reforms

The Association of Serviced Apartment Providers (ASAP) has written to Peers planning to debate the controversial Clause 34 (the so-called 90-day rule) of the Government’s Deregulation Bill when it goes before Committee in the House of Lords.
fireworks over Big Ben

The festive season in London – all planned-out

London is a great place to stay in Autumn. From the parks as the leaves turn and Bonfire Night fireworks, to Christmas and festive preparations and the all-important shopping. Here, Clarendon Serviced Apartments offer the perfect guide.

Serviced apartments: The relocation picture

A number of new trends and challenges were discussed at the Serviced Apartment Summit held in London this summer. Fiona Murchie reports.
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Smart Move

Smart Move

Whether you’re coming to the UK from abroad, moving within the UK, or going overseas for work on an international assignment, we’re here to help, with the latest news, articles and practical advice on a range of key subjects, from property and schools to lifestyle, partner’s career options and settling in your new area.

From new graduates and young professionals, through families with children, to senior executives, we have something for everyone.