Moving abroad boosts the average worker’s income by $21,000, with the best-paid staff found in Switzerland.
Survey shows that 45 percent of expats said their existing job paid more internationally and 28 percent changed locations for a promotion. In Switzerland, famous for both sky-high mountains and prices, the annual income boost totaled $61,000. Expat salaries there averaged $203,000 per year -- twice the global level.
Why you should work in the US
Job gains were noted in healthcare, up 26,000, transportation and warehousing, up 24,000, and construction, up 23,000.
Moving abroad boosts the average worker’s income by $21,000, with the best-paid staff found in the US.
Hong kong, the territory of skyscapers
Hong Kong features the largest number of skyscrapers in the world. It ranks 7th on the UN Human Development Index and has the seventh-highest life expectancy in the world.Over 90% of its population makes use of well-developed public transportation thus increaing job opportunities and quality of living.
The second largest economy
China is the second-largest economy and deeply enmeshed in the planet’s commercial map. That’s all the more reason it needs to keep becoming a more normal economy, with a more mature pace of growth. That will increasingly be driven by consumers and technology, and less by exports.
Singapore, the best place to live and work
In HSBC’s annual Expat Explorer, Singapore topped the ranking as best place to live and work for a fourth straight year, beating New Zealand, Germany and Canada.
“Singapore packs everything a budding expat could want into one of the world’s smallest territories,” HSBC said.
Job scenario in UAE
More than 60,000 people were hired across the country between June 2017 and June 2018, the UAE Central Bank stated in a new report. With the additional jobs, the pool of residents who are employed increased from 4.9 million in June 2017 to 5 million in June this year.
The hiring was fuelled mainly by construction, real estate and manufacturing activities.