Hello! I have read and have all the info I need to fly my dog to UK. I have read about international movers in Hanoi. I phoned them but they didnt speak english. They also didnt reply to my email to get a quote through expat finders. I also tried to contact the department of animal health to start to prepare billies microchipping and blood sample. They didnt respond to my email. Now Im not sure what to do as noone is responding to me. The only one who had is animal doctors in hcm but I need a company in the North. If you can send up to date contact deets and relevant address I will go straight to their buildings to inquire. Happy new year and cheers, Mary
Hi all, I'll be moving to Vietnam next year to work. I'll be working for a local organisation who will organise my work visa. I would like my partner to join me, but we're unmarried, and we're both from the EU (France and the UK) Are there dependent partner/spouse visas? Many thanks!
I got married in Vietnam 2 years ago and have been living here since. I have two questions. 1, Is my marriage reconised and legal in the UK 2, Does my wife have any right to live in England, more than other people, as she is married to me, a British citizen. 3, What is the best approach for her to come and live with me in England? Anyone with any experience or willing to share there story please do.
Hi everybody, currently I am working for a University in Vietnam and I am applying for a work permit in Vietnam (I have a tourist visa at the moment). Please, I would like to know the following question: If a fail to get the work permit, will I loose my job or I can apply for business visa? Any help is highly appreciated.
Hello wanna buy a wedding dress from hanoi the logo of the factory is like wing and the color is black, but I don't have any idea the name of the factory can you help me to find out? And i think recent they had fashion show in fashion show fashion life or something. Thanks
I'll be in Vietnam from the 4th to the 11th of this month and was planning a holiday. I'll land in HCMC and stay two days at a hotel. Then I wanted to go to a cheaper beach resort, but now checking the weather forecast, it might not be a great idea to go to the ocean. I do hope that the weather will change, but it doesn't look like. Can you recommend some places in the city, please? Thanks a lot.
Hi, folks. I'm new on this site, and I read the instructions, so I hope I am operating within the rules. I am in Thailand, though I'm from the US. I'm very strongly considering teaching ESL in VN, and to that end have been studying Vietnamese. I have an MA in TESL and plenty of experience. I sent email inquiries to VUS English Centers (based on a reco) and to Vietnam Teachings Jobs.com and Compass Education, both just as a result of a google search. But here's the think.... I haven't gotten a peep out of them. The first one I wrote about six days ago, the others three days ago. Any advice on how I can try to line up a job there while being outside the country? It would just be me and my American citizen but non-working wife (let's just say we have been empty nesters for a whi...
Hi There Everyone, I am seeking advice on how to proceed with opening up a startup with Vietnamese citizens. I see most businesses open through a Joint Stock Company here. 1. I was wanting to know would it be best to open a Limited Liability Company instead of a Joint Stock Company? 2. What is the best way to protect yourself as a foreigner when it comes to being in a partnership? (Not saying that things will go wrong or VN citizens are bad, but just wondering for future reference so that we can ensure fairness.) 3. One advice has been stated that I open business by myself, but with a team, it's better in my opinion as everyone has different expertise. 4. How can we ensure equal rights with equal power when it comes to decision making or vote on decisions. Who gets the overa...
Hi, Have a question regarding my work permit. ( I ma based in Hanoi ) I am about to hand in my notice. My employer is wanting to keep/cancel my work permit. Can I keep it, if yes, under what law? According to the contract I am giving 30 days of notice. Can anyone shed some light on it? Many thanks Dawid
Here's my problem.. We are traveling to Vietnam 23-25 August 2017 The problem is this passportran out of pages. I am holding a Canada passport How does he transfer the valid visa on to his new passport? What to do?
Hello, I am a native English speaker I currently live and work in Thailand teaching ICT to secondary students. I am 46 with a Hons degree in computer science, I compleated my PTTLS and ILM train the trainer courses in the UK before I moved to Thailand where I compleated a 4 week TEFL/TESOL course. I am considering a move to Hanoi Vietnam in January 2018 can anyone recommend any good Schools or training centres I could contact for teaching positions and any that I should avoid. Looking for corporate training or secondary teaching positions, English or IT related, what type of Visa should I apply for? I have my original transcripts and degree certificate, TEFL certificate, I know I need to get a police check from the UK are there any other document requirements? thanks for your ...
What Vietnamese slang words do you use? I am trying to learn tiếng Việt, but I think the language teached is very formal. What people speak on the street seems to be quite an other language. So please post some words or phrases of 'slang' and their translations. I already have some young Vietnamese friends on social media. What are some 'simplified' expressions used by the youth today in SMS or internet chat?
Hi Guys, I am in a tricky situation, I brought a hoverboard to carry back to India with me but my airline denied. So i wish to check if I can courier it from hanoi to India - 1. Since its heavy (10-12KG) how much approximately it would charge me - 2.
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