LGBT+ Life In Singapore: A Guide For New Expats

Singapore is not necessarily known for being a big LGBT+ destination in Asia, especially compared to Thailand and Taiwan. However, the small city-state does have its own unique aspects to offer new expats.Knowing about the scene in advance will help tremendously, as there is unfortunately not much LGBT+ life out in the open in Singapore, […]

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Why Is Singapore Still Such A Great Place For Expats?

The stunning sovereign city-state of Singapore has, for the fourth year running, been voted the number one place to live, according to the HSBC Expat Explorer survey, beating New Zealand, Germany and Canada. Singapore has been actively attracting migrants with skills that can be used to help the country bloom. Some 36 percent of these […]

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Homeware Shopping In Singapore – A Guide For New Expats

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 […]

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A Guide To Hiring Home Help In Singapore

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 […]

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Childcare Options In Singapore For Working Expats

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 […]

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A Guide To Activities For Children In Singapore

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.From theme parks […]

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An Expat Guide To Social Clubs In Singapore

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 […]

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An Expat Guide To Nightlife In Singapore

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.Check out our expat guide to […]

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Singapore – Recommended Social Media Accounts

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 Singapore and some of the social media accounts you should be following if you’re thinking of moving there.Singapore Expat WivesFacebook Page | Facebook Group […]

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Why Expats From Around The World Love Singapore

A report from HSBC questioned 27,000 people in 45 countries about the things they like, including salaries and experience as well as property, quality of life, and childcare. With such a variety of opinions, Singapore dominated the survey’s results, with New Zealand and Canada not far behind.Singapore is considered by many people to be among […]

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