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Difficulties in a life of a Yabanci: Go work or Get married

It was about time to apply for the prolongation of my Turkish short-term residence permit. Time seems to fly – just recently I had to go through this process and you can read… 854 more words


Dearest Potato, Chinese Banks Led Me Down the Rabbit Hole

This was going to be a lovely and mushy letter about how much I loved our Christmas together in the Philippines and how much I miss you and Mom now that you’ve gone back to the States, but, you know, we can always do that later, because the point of these letters is to talk about what it’s like to live in China (for the most part) because you cannot be here with me. 5,084 more words

A golden business for Portugal

Portuguese people like to use proverbs to express themselves. They can always find one that fits to the situation. And there is a widely used one nowadays. 1,591 more words

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PHILIPPINES – All Foreign Nationals with ACRs to Report to Immigration in Person Before 1 March 2015

1 March 2015 is the deadline for foreign nationals in the Philippines to report in person to the immigration authorities, to avoid being noted down as undocumented aliens. 31 more words


residence permit!

It’s happening- we’re getting our residence permits (fingers crossed they aren’t denied). It’s been almost 5 months we have been living in Shanghai and right before Christmas, Vu’s application for his Z visa was processed. 444 more words