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Philippines - An Expatriate Guide

Overview
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Climate and Weather
Getting There
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Speaking the Language
Currency and Cost of Living
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Banking
Taxation
Insurance
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Business Culture
Utilities (Electricity, Gas, Water)
Driving and Public Transport
Food and Drink
Leisure, Entertainment and Sports
Retiring to the Philippines
Balut (not a snack for the fastidious)
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