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How to Deal With Culture Shock in India

The Indian Subcontinent is a vastly diverse place that’s made up of many cultures and a variety of people. Foreigners who travel to India, especially those making their first trip, are usually unsure of what to expect and are taken aback by the enormous cultural difference they encounter the minute they set foot in the country. India can be exasperating but if you give it a chance it can be endearing as well. Here’s how you can deal with the obvious cultural differences when you travel to India: read more

Working in Malaysia as an Expat

With its largely cosmopolitan and educated population, Malaysia is a well-developed nation with industrialized economy and flourishing sectors of manufacturing and international trade. Even with a fairly large Muslim population the women of Malaysia are liberal and work in its banking and education sectors. Its young education population is moving into services sector like finance, healthcare and telecom services.

Finding work

For expats in Malaysia, finding work will not be an easy task and it is advisable to first get a job and then work towards obtaining a work and stay permit for obtaining temporary stay in the nation. An expat in Malaysia would have to present details about his past activities and job profile in his home nation so he can get work permit, tax id and other required paperwork to work in Malaysia. The nation is ably connected internally and externally with trains, buses and airways making it an ideal destination to work and enjoy with family. read more