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New Zealand - New Zealand's natural beauty draws people from around the world. Life is relaxed and family-friendly in NZ, where the diversity of landscapes and sense of space provide boundless opportunities for an open-air lifestyle.

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Jennifer Tucker
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  A Brief Guide To New Zealand's New Immigration Settings

Articles - New Zealand

New Zealand has a lot going for it, like its pleasant climate, laid-back lifestyle, family-friendly environment, scenic beauty, low crime rate, modern infrastructure and ample space. The citizens of this island nation are known to be warm, welcoming and friendly English-speaking people. It is therefore no surprise that the Land of the White Cloud usually scores very well in terms of quality of life in most surveys. Students and skilled workers from all over the world are looking at this country as their next expat destination, primarily because of the educational and career opportunities it has to offer.   more ...

  Report: Expats In New Zealand Are Good For The Country!

Articles - New Zealand

Immigration has become a controversial topic in recent years. Some expats have altered their future plans, keeping in mind the recent and potential changes to some of the migration laws in a few popular destinations. Even those who have been settled in certain countries for a while now are actually considering returning home or perhaps moving to a new location.   more ...

  Wellington, New Zealand - Desperately Seeking Expat Tech Professionals

Articles - New Zealand

New Zealand’s capital and third most populous urban area, Wellington, is home to a grand total of about 500,000 residents. In the last few years, this region has become the hub of cultural, culinary and industrial activity across the country. The world’s windiest city is fast gaining a reputation of being a great expat destination thanks to its high living standards, interesting culture, and scenic beauty. Yet many professionals are apprehensive about moving to Wellington as they believe that they aren’t likely to find the right career opportunities on this small island; however, this is not necessarily true for all industries.   more ...

  New Zealand - Recommended Social Media Accounts

Articles - New Zealand

At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at New Zealand and some of the social media accounts you should be following if you’re thinking of moving there.   more ...

  An Expat Guide To Eco Villages In New Zealand

Articles - New Zealand

Eco villages are intentional communities created with the aim of becoming more sustainable, socially, economically and ecologically. They usually have a population of about 50 to 150 people. Some eco villages may be smaller or larger, with up to 2000 people, and exist as part of smaller sub communities. There are some eco villages that have grown by adding new individuals, families or small groups that are not necessarily members, living on the periphery of the eco village and taking part in the community.   more ...


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