25 Sep The Phuket property nightmare More than 100,000 foreigners have settled on the island - though some now bitterly regret it.
18 Sep Singapore now offers best quality of life for British expats according to annual survey as Australia and Canada slide down the list
17 Sep Boomerang expats come home after making a mint: Only a third of Brits who live abroad now consider their move to be permanent
05 Sep £6million lost to benefit fraud expats who hide overseas property and fake illness for money A fraud-busting team from the Department for Work and Pensions has followed up more than 1,000 tip-offs from its bases in Madrid and Alicante.
31 Aug Ferry services resume after Calais port blockade Ferry services have resumed at the Port of Calais following a fresh protest by former workers of dissolved ferry company MyFerryLink.
28 Aug New inheritance rules will help expats in the EU There is now more flexibility on offer in terms of how you choose to distribute your estate
21 Aug Ryanair loses flight delay court case Ryanair has lost a test case over flight delays, which could affect compensation claims being made by millions of passengers.
12 Aug Airport shops urged to pass VAT savings on to customers Airport shops are being urged to pass on VAT savings made in some cases when customers show boarding passes.
09 Aug Exposed: the rip-off investment 'advisers’ who cost British expats billions A Telegraph Money investigation has found British savers living abroad are being charged up to seven times more for financial advice than they would in the UK (Daily Telegraph)
01 Aug British Airways is to cut the hand baggage allowance for customers on its flights. The maximum size of main carry-on bags will remain unchanged, but smaller second bags such as handbags will be capped at 40x30x15cm, the airline said.
25 Jul Foreign Office has relaxed its travel advice for British nationals visiting Iran. British citizens are still being told to avoid border areas close to Iraq, Pakistan and Afghanistan
25 Jul Eurotunnel has warned passengers they face long delays after what it described as "migrant activity". The operator said there were delays in Kent of 30 minutes before check-in and a further 60 minutes before boarding. Services from Calais are on schedule.
09 Jul UK urges Britons to leave Tunisia All British nationals are being urged to leave Tunisia as "a further terrorist attack is highly likely", Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says.
08 Jul Budget 2015: Permanent non-dom tax status to end Permanent non-dom tax status will be abolished from April 2017, Chancellor George Osborne has announced in the Budget.
30 Jun Data roaming charges to end in EU within two years Data roaming charges are set to be abolished within the European Union by June 2017, it has been announced.
30 Jun Eurostar suspended as strikers set fire to Calais track Thousands of cross-Channel passengers are stranded after striking Calais ferry workers closed the French port and blocked Eurotunnel rail services.
29 Jun Ferry sailings cancelled amid further Calais strike Strike action in Calais has led to the closure of the port and suspension of ferry sailings from Dover. MyFerryLink workers walked out for the second time in a week over the sale of its ferries to rival DFDS Seaways.
23 Jun Calais fire blockades as strike disrupts Channel crossings The Port of Calais is closed following blockades by striking French workers, causing severe disruption in Kent.
08 Jun British airlines 'face multiple toxic air claims' Seventeen former and serving cabin crew are planning legal action against British airlines saying they have been poisoned by contaminated cabin air.
11 May Best places for expats with kids If the kids are happy, mum and dad are, too. That’s why when it comes to moving abroad, expat families say a welcoming environment for their children is at the top of the list of must-haves.
06 May EU wants iPlayer access extended across Europe EU officials want the public to be able to continue using catch-up services, such as the BBC's iPlayer and Sky's Now TV, as they travel across Europe.
27 Apr Motorists warned about problems hiring cars abroad Motorists going abroad after 8 June are being warned they may need to take a special code with them if they want to hire a car.
26 Apr Nepal earthquake: Newly-weds among Britons caught in disaster A British couple on their honeymoon are among a number of Britons caught up in the Nepal earthquake and subsequent avalanches which hit the Everest area.
20 Apr Plane spotters: Three Britons to be released from UAE jail Three British plane spotters who were held in a United Arab Emirates prison on suspicion of spying are to be freed later, the wife of one has said.
15 Apr Election 2015: Getting out the expat vote In the context of a general election that is expected to be the closest for decades, these figures are striking: out of an estimated five million Britons living abroad, fewer than 16,000 are registered to vote back in the UK.
12 Apr Plane spotters: UAE-detained Britons face wait for court hearing A court hearing for British plane spotters held over allegations of suspicious behaviour in the United Arab Emirates has been postponed for a week.
08 Apr Passport exit checks begin at UK ports and borders Data on all passengers leaving the UK is being collected and handed to the Home Office under a scheme being phased in at ports and border crossings.
08 Apr French air traffic strike prompts hundreds of cancellations Hundreds of flights to and from France have been cancelled as air traffic controllers begin industrial action.
30 Mar UK couple found shot dead in Spain A British couple have been found dead with bullet wounds in the province of Alicante, Spanish police have said.
17 Mar Coventry killer on list of 'most wanted' fugitives in Spain The National Crime Agency (NCA) has released the names of the most wanted, whose crimes range from rape to child abuse and drug trafficking.
17 Mar HSBC closing Britons' Jersey accounts amid ID checks HSBC is closing accounts on Jersey belonging to customers living in the UK.
10 Mar European Parliament backs cap on card processing fees The European Parliament has backed a deal to cap the fees retailers pay to process debit and credit card transactions, which EU officials say will mean savings for customers.
05 Mar EU data roaming and net neutrality plans attacked European regulators have dropped plans to ban roaming charges and have proposed net neutrality rules allowing privileged access in some cases.
03 Mar Secrets of learning a language - quickly Picture this: You want to apply for a dream assignment abroad. There’s just one problem. You need foreign language skills that you don't have – and time is not on your side.
09 Feb Briton held over fatal Spanish resort attack A Briton has been remanded in custody in Spain on suspicion of killing a man he had caught filming his daughter on a tablet, reports say.
04 Feb Cadbury in the US: Fans stockpile sweets Chocoholics are stocking up on Cadbury while they still can In this globalised world, it's increasingly easy for British expats to buy the creature comforts of home - English tea, Irn-Bru or that most beloved British staple, Cadbury chocolate.
08 Jan British man held in Portugal 'murder investigation' A British man has reportedly been arrested during a murder investigation after a woman's body was discovered under concrete at a house in Portugal.
02 Jan The best places to retire around the world Those retirees in search of a slower pace, warmer weather, a lower cost of living and favourable tax rates - without compromising home comforts or quality healthcare - need to look no further.
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