It’s a fact that more people are moving around the globe than ever before - mobility levels have never been higher, and the number of companies offering relocation services has never been greater. One issue people – both individuals and HR teams - are experiencing with this increased traffic is understanding if they are getting the best value for money from their current list of providers or the ‘go to’ big names. Naturally, each relocation company’s strengths, weaknesses and
Here's some very interesting data for those planning an international relocation in 2015 - a global cost of living comparison. The top five cheapest countries, based on data from the Consumer Price Index, include Asian and north African nations India, Nepal, Pakistan, Tunisia and Algeria. The five countries most likely to drain your bank account when paying for essential items and services are listed as Switzerland, Norway, Venezuela, Iceland and Denmark. http://www.numbeo.co
Insurance is the one option not to compromise on. You can choose the most professional and carefull service provider to relocate your home and still have issues with your shipment. Accidents can happen: dropping a container at the port or on the trailer, vibration due to bad roads or bad lorry condition, heavy movement due to hard weather condition on sea, customs inspection, change of temperature and humidity level passing from a country to another one, fire on the boat etc.
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