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01/09/2014 Oil dips amid US holiday, China data

Global oil prices slid on Monday in subdued deals before a public holiday in the United States and as dealers digested weak Chinese manufacturing...

01/09/2014 Saudi religious police beat up Briton

Members of Saudi Arabia's religious police roughed up a British resident of Riyadh after they caught him paying at a women-only cash desk,...

01/09/2014 Parents of British boy with brain tumour appear in court

The parents of a British boy taken out of hospital in Britain without medical consent appeared before a Spanish judge on Monday for an extradition...

01/09/2014 Turkey summons US envoy over Snowden spying claims

Turkey on Monday said it had summoned the US charge d'affaires in Ankara to demand an explanation over a report that Washington has spied...

01/09/2014 Australia child-relocation hearing opens in N.Ireland

A hearing into the historic transportation of children from Northern Ireland institutions to Australia opened on Monday, sparking calls for a...

01/09/2014 Britain to outline tougher anti-jihadist measures

Prime Minister David Cameron was to outline tougher measures against jihadist suspects Monday after Britain raised its security risk assessment to...

01/09/2014 CORRECTED: CaixaBank to buy Barclays Spain operations

Spain's third-biggest bank by capitalisation CaixaBank is to buy Barclays' Spanish operations for 800 million euros ($1.1 billion) as...

 
 
 
 
 
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Visas for coming to the UK

Visas for coming to the UK

Visa paperwork Whether you're relocating to the UK or just visiting, it's important that you find out in advance whether you need a visa.

An online guide for expats finding & purchasing a UK Property

An online guide for expats finding & purchasing a UK Property

Expat mortgages and everything to do with buying a UK property might sound complicated, but there’s plenty of help out there for you.

UK healthcare: Finding the right NHS service

UK healthcare: Finding the right NHS service

You can access the UK's National Health Service (NHS) in a range of ways. Here is an overview of the main services available to help you get the treatment you need.

Banking in the UK

Banking in the UK

Just moved to the UK? You'll need a bank account to effectively manage your money while you're here. Cliff Govender explains the UK banking system, including facilities that may come in handy down the line.