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expatriate

verb abandon nationality, banish, cast out, change national allegiance, deport, drive from one's native land, eject, exclude, exile, expel, leave one's country, renounce citizenship, renounce rights of citizenship, send away, transport, withdraw from one's native land
Associated concepts: aliens, citizenship, deportation
See also: alien, banish, deport, dislodge, displace, eliminate, exclude, expel, pariah, relegate, remove, seclude
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The launch of the Universal Access Bonds (UABs) has been described as "a game changer" for American ex-pats and US connected persons by the CEO of Woodbrook Group Holdings Limited Michael Doherty.
Newcastle-born Gillian Cameron, who moved to Costa Blanca from Newton Aycliffe and runs the radio station as well as a string of other businesses there, said Geordies tend to unite in a crisis and the song has really appealed to ex-pats reminded of home.
The campaign is part of Operation Captura, which targets British fugitives believed to be hiding among ex-pat communities in the Spanish Costas.
Her research shows that ex-pats who moved away to larger urban environments and then return home achieve a higher rate of success, especially as business owners, than those who have lived in their hometown are all their lives.
He filmed an episode at Nerja's La Parra de Burriana, owned by ex-pat Laurence Davy, a former nightclub manager.
"It's gone down well with both the ex-pats and the Chinese, and is raising money for a fantastic cause in the process."
He was given a hat to "look less ex-pat" and the group made a break, cutting the perimeter fence and walking to avoid drawing attention.
These ex-pats, many of whom are more financially secure than families struggling to put food on the table back at home, should be made to take out private health policies.
As far as my personal status is concerned I don't think it's relevant whether I am an ex-pat or whatever but as an individual I do have considerable experience of damage that nationalism and related prejudices can do to any nation.
While many ex-pats are chasing the dream of making their fortune in the sun, the insecurity of the strict visa requirements means even Brits who've lived in the States for years can find themselves being sent home.
The casino will have 12 tables and 30 slot machines with 150 employees, of which 6% will be ex-pats.Regarding the gaming tax (300,000 som per one table) Darren Kean said: "Such tax rates allow only such serious business as ours to function." Storm International gaming was founded in 1992 as an international casino operating and management company.AaStorm International employs over 5,000 employees of which about 3% are ex-pats.
You are a danger to yourself, other residents and in all honesty, your language and attitude is a disgrace.A I saw a number of local and ex-pat people watching us and I hope they know people like you are not representative of all ex-pats here.A Next time, leave a little earlier for your meeting and keep an eye on your blood pressure.