Bahrain Best In the World For Expats

Bahrain Best In the World For Expats

Bahrain has been voted as this year best expat destination world wide by the Expat Insider 2017 survey, which offers in depth analysis of life abroad. Bahrain Best In the World For Expats.

A side from hard factors such as economy and politics, Bahrain scores with high regard to topics involving softer factors, like friend liness, family life and personal happiness in the survey.

Bahrain Best In the World For Expats

Bahrain is the star among the GCC member states jumping from rank 19 to 1 overall. The country improved significantly compared to last year Expat Insider survey. Especially in terms of personal finance, working abroad, and ease of settling in.

The Gulf states are close to each other in geographical terms. The local expats population sees them very differently. Oman ranks above the worldwide average on a solid 17th place, while Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and Kuwait trail far behind. The main issue in these countries seems to be a lack of friend liness towards foreign residents.

With nearly 13,000 respondents living and working abroad. it is one of the most extensive expat studies conducted yearly by Inter Nations In the largest expat community worldwide.

A part from the economy, the political stability is also rated positively across all Gulf states. In fact fewer respondents in each country are unsatisfied with this factor than the global average of 23 %. Oman and Qatar in particular stand out with only 4 and 3 percent.

Respectively rating the local economy negatively the survey was conducted before Saudi Arabia, Egypt, and the UAE cut ties with Qatar.

Also Read : Bahrain financial deficit set to fall this year

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