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Kraft and Heinz food products

Kraft taken over by Brazil’s 3G and Buffet in $45 billion deal

America’s Kraft Foods Group is to be taken over by Brazil’s 3G Capital, with the backing of Warren Buffett, and merged with Heinz to create one of the world's largest food manufacturers.

Increasingly mobile workforce top five workplace trend: new report

High speed rail plan fails to get Lords’ blessing

Features
oil and gas pipes

What does the Budget mean for oil and gas?

The government's Spring budget introduced a raft of measures to prop up the UK's oil and gas sector, which has been struggling in the face of falling oil prices. We take a look at the implications of the measures for the UK's maturing North Sea industry.

Love in the time of globalization: Top destinations for a successful relationship

Top Trends in Global Mobility in 2015

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David Sapsted Reports
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India and China announce major UK motor investments

Two iconic British motor manufacturers – one Indian-owned and the other Chinese – announced multi-million pound expansion plans on Thursday.
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Driving licences among the roadblocks for expats new to the US

The difficulties over obtaining local documentation, from driving licences to bank accounts, are among the main headaches for expats arriving on assignment in the United States, according to a new survey.
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.
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Immigration News
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Belgium: New mandatory fee for residence

The Belgian federal government has introduced a mandatory administrative fee, effective 2 March 2015, for residence authorisation applications.
map of Bolivia

Bolivia: Major changes to immigration processes

Effective from January 2015, the Bolivian General Immigration Department (DIGEMIG) has implemented major changes to immigration and work authorisation procedures.
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International student visa language testing restricted to two providers by UK government

The UK government has tightened the rules around the delivery of English Language testing in response to accusations of cheating and fraud in student visa applications.
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Latest Corporate Finance News
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HSBC to move 1,000 jobs from London to Birmingham

HSBC has confirmed that it will move 1,000 jobs to Birmingham from 2017 as it sets up its ring-fenced banking headquarters in Britain's second largest city.
David Cameron

Cameron hails the arrival of zero inflation

The UK’s inflation rate as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI) fell to zero last month, the lowest rate since contemporary records started a quarter-century ago.
Christine Laragrde, IMF

IMF ‘delighted’ to cooperate with China-led bank

The head of the International Monetary Fund has said there are “massive” opportunities for cooperation with the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB).
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Policy
Business team looking at financial projections

Unlocking the retention power of the end-of-service gratuity

Are corporate retirement savings schemes becoming the secret weapon in the battle for talent?
Business team planning international expansion

Assignment compensation: Issues to consider in expatriate reward

At the Symposium Events Expatriate Management and Global Mobility Forum 2014, presentations from AIRINC, Mercer and Atkins highlighted issues to consider when delivering remuneration to international assignees.
The Shard and Tower Bridge, London

Tough at the top: Supporting the movers and shakers who are driving the recovery

This is the first of our series looking at how to support VIPs on the move, whether they are CEOs, entrepreneurs, High Net Worth Individuals, financiers or leaders in their particular field.
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