Home Country


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Home Country

The country in which one was born, regardless of where one currently lives. One's home country may have tax and other consequences. For example, one born in the United States is a citizen of the United States and so may be taxed on worldwide income, whether or not one lives there.
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Those surveyed under the age of 35 said their earnings were 51 per cent higher in the UAE than in their home country.
So the very rich generate wealth in their home country and then send a portion of that wealth abroad.
Taking into consideration PBB's record of operations in its home country, its overall financial resources, and its standing with its home country supervisors, financial and managerial factors are consistent with approval of the proposed representative office.
While recruiting exceptionally strong franchisees is key to success in your home country, it's even more important when they're leading operations further afield from your headquarters support team.
Making this law, without linking it to his home country, is going to be suicidal for the UAE," said H.E.
21, in the Galaxy Note 7 maker's home country. 
"With 42 per cent of parents saying that their children find it easier to make friends than in their home country, and 78pc of parents saying that their children's quality of life is as good or better than in their home country, Bahrain is the highest ranking Middle Eastern country in this year's family league table," HSBC said in a statement yesterday.
ISLAMABAD -- United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) spokesperson in Pakistan Dunya Aslam Khan has said that 50,000 Afghan nationals have willingly returned to their home country in August.
Brain drain is the flow of skilled and qualified man power from a home country to host country leaving the former, socio-economically underdeveloped.
The aspiring candidates must have minimum two years of higher education from their home country. Some exceptions apply for certain professional educational courses at Bachelor's level.
He said foreign diplomats should adopt a proactive approach and conduct market studies to find out export potential of home country products in host country.
It will help the undocumented and stranded expatriate workers to fly back to their home country without facing any legal action," Talib Al Dhabari, head of media at the Ministry of Manpower, told the Times of Oman.