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Singapore's Early Learning Village: A Good Choice For Expat Children?

Monday March 12, 2018 (10:14:01)

One of the main challenges for many expat families is finding the best education for their children. What are the best options academically? And is that option affordable?   more ...

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Homeware Shopping In Singapore - A Guide For New Expats

Tuesday February 13, 2018 (10:48:38)

What makes a home a home? If you’re moving to a new country, even temporarily, you will want to be able to make your home a haven; an oasis of calm to return to. With people's personal tastes varying so vastly, there is a good chance that one person’s idea of chic decor is your worst nightmare. Nobody wants to come home at the end of the day and be surrounded by items that they consider unsightly.   more ...

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A Guide To Hiring Home Help In Singapore

Thursday November 30, 2017 (15:00:10)

Many people these days are so busy juggling work, social commitments and family life that keeping a home spick and span or having time to do the grocery shopping isn’t always possible. If you’re an expat in Singapore contemplating hiring some home help, then this is the guide for you! This article outlines the various options for home help, expected costs, tips on the hiring and interview process, your responsibilities as an employer and everything else that you could possibly need to know about getting a domestic worker.


What Is Home Help?

Home help consists of employing a domestic worker to help with a range of tasks and household chores such as cleaning, ironing, shopping, cooking and childcare.   more ...

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Childcare Options In Singapore For Working Expats

Friday November 03, 2017 (14:38:24)

As a parent, you naturally want what is best for your child. However, it can be hard to choose the best childcare option. Not everyone can or wants to leave their job to stay at home, or has the option to reduce their work hours. If you are considering childcare options as a working parent and expat in Singapore, then this guide is for you.   more ...

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An Expat Guide To Salaries in Singapore

Tuesday September 12, 2017 (07:57:39)

One of the first questions on the lips of every expat when considering moving to a new country is “how much will I earn?” shortly followed by “how far will that get me?” Of course naturally, these are some of our primary concerns, especially if we have dependants to look after as well as ourselves. It’s useful to get at least a rough gauge of salary expectations and cost of living to come to come to an informed decision about whether the move will be the right choice for you and your family.   more ...

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A Guide To Short-Term Rentals In Singapore

Monday August 28, 2017 (07:59:00)

Perhaps you’re not looking to settle in Singapore for an extended amount of time, or you’re looking for an interim place while you purchase property or shop around for your more permanent home. Whatever the reason, you’re looking for a short term rental in Singapore, and you’re not quite sure where to start. We’ve compiled this guide to help you understand your options.   more ...

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A Guide To Activities For Children In Singapore

Tuesday July 18, 2017 (13:17:51)
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One of the greatest challenges of being a parent during the school holidays and weekends is looking for and arranging fun filled days and activities for you and your family.

We’ve compiled this handy expat guide to activities for children in Singapore to make this task easier for you in your new home.   more ...

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An Expat Guide To Social Clubs In Singapore

Tuesday June 27, 2017 (13:10:04)
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Multicultural Singapore has a wealth of international social clubs that cater to a variety of tastes.
Social clubs are a fantastic way to socialise and network, provide entertainment for the family and maintain your health and fitness and overall general wellbeing.

Choosing from the myriad of options can be a little overwhelming at times, so we have composed this guide to help you choose the best club for you.   more ...

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An Expat Guide To Nightlife In Singapore

Friday May 26, 2017 (09:27:11)
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Singapore is blessed with an abundance of brilliant locations and venues when it comes to the nightlife scene.

There’s something for everyone be it dance clubs, micro breweries, quirky hipster haunts, champagne bars, live music, lavish rooftop bars, trendy cocktail places, old favourite watering holes or interesting date night venues.   more ...

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Why Moving To Singapore Will Help Your Business Grow Faster

Friday May 19, 2017 (17:06:21)
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Singapore is one of the best destinations in the world to set up your own business. Adventurous businesspeople who are ready to take a few risks will benefit greatly from striking out on their own.

One thing to remember, however, is that it’s not so much about starting out as it is about growing the company and enabling it to thrive. There are new ideas every day and the competition only gets more intense, so a key factor to success is helping your business grow faster.   more ...