Go Back  British Expats > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: jam25mack
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 0.16 seconds.
Apr 7th 2020, 10:17 am
Replies: 3,088
Views: 141,286
Posted By jam25mack

Re: The 2019-2020 Football Thread

Brings back that old saying about liverpool 'offended by everything, ashamed of nothing'.....
Apr 5th 2020, 1:26 pm
Replies: 3,088
Views: 141,286
Posted By jam25mack

Re: The 2019-2020 Football Thread

Is it really that hard to police? Tax returns need to be filed, audits done and this could be tagged on to that. It doesn't need to be something undertaken straight away but could be spread over a...
Apr 5th 2020, 9:44 am
Replies: 3,088
Views: 141,286
Posted By jam25mack

Re: The 2019-2020 Football Thread

Agreed.

Announce 42 M GBP profits last month and then sign all your backroom staff up to furlough so the tax payer covers the bill.... pretty dirty all in.

United players on the other hand...
Forum: The Sand Pit
Mar 31st 2020, 2:02 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 3,174
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Salary & Job changes

Option 1 for me.

Company has come out and said they are not even considering reducing staff (here or globally) and have said they have a war chest big enough to last until the end of the year at...
Forum: The Sand Pit
Mar 30th 2020, 6:00 am
Replies: 185
Views: 13,721
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Global Corona Death predictions

6. The Yanks will smash the number right up.
Forum: Middle East
Mar 30th 2020, 5:59 am
Replies: 25
Views: 3,950
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Evacuation flights from Saudi to UK for expats starting 28 March - REGISTER

Screw returning to the UK right now.... I'd say circumstances are better here (in DXB) than they are in most of Europe right now.
Forum: Middle East
Mar 29th 2020, 6:28 am
Replies: 17
Views: 2,264
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Post lockdown

Yes we do (#1 ;)) and as WD said this has been going on for years. In reality you could never do this 100% though because you need Client facing people of a certain calibre, and as much as design...
Forum: Middle East
Mar 23rd 2020, 7:11 am
Replies: 455
Views: 41,547
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Covid 19

A friend of mine already had 2 girls and then they had a surprise pregnancy.... triplets... boys.... game changer! :lol:
Forum: Middle East
Mar 23rd 2020, 6:57 am
Replies: 18
Views: 2,084
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Working from Home

Teams works well. We just had a team meeting with 20+ folk on it for over an our and the quality was great, content not so much.

I'm on my..... 14th day of working from home. Initially we were...
Mar 12th 2020, 7:08 am
Replies: 292
Views: 12,094
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Equality!

Completed ahead of time and under budget I'll have you know! ;)
Mar 12th 2020, 7:02 am
Replies: 3,088
Views: 141,286
Posted By jam25mack

Forum: Middle East
Mar 12th 2020, 6:55 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,191
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Rents

We got our 3 bed + maids fresh outta the box villa in Mira Oasis for 95K in July. Obviously expect it to go down this year with Mira Oasis 2, 3 & 4 being released along with all the other...
Forum: Middle East
Mar 11th 2020, 9:16 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,191
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Rents

Thought so, you have to do something like a 15km trip just to do a U turn to get heading back into DXB.
Mar 10th 2020, 12:52 pm
Replies: 4,008
Views: 111,327
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Coronavirus

I got pneumonia a few years back. Was F**king awful! I also wouldn't recommend, however, it is epic for weight loss.
Mar 10th 2020, 12:48 pm
Replies: 292
Views: 12,094
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Equality!

I seem to remember someone saying we are on 16% in MENA..... and as I say we actively promote. I'm sure 20% would be possible. Currently if you're female and can speak Arabic you are onto a...
Forum: Middle East
Mar 10th 2020, 12:30 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,191
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Rents

Is that the one out past Al Qudra?
Mar 10th 2020, 6:02 am
Replies: 292
Views: 12,094
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Equality!

Agreed. We as a company (large Eng. Consultancy) are very big on pushing women in the company (women's networks etc). This properly gained traction as our previous CEO was a woman. Recently we had...
Forum: Middle East
Mar 10th 2020, 5:30 am
Replies: 455
Views: 41,547
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Covid 19

Just a little bit longer..... I'm off to Amsterdam and then Iceland in 8 days.... either one for 14 days quarantine will be fine.... Amsterdam preferred obviously! ;-)
Forum: Middle East
Mar 5th 2020, 12:26 pm
Replies: 455
Views: 41,547
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Covid 19

Same here, can't see it all going tits up. They'll have their screening process on entry. If you're coming from somewhere dodgy but pass they'll wave you through and instruct you to self isolate. If...
Forum: Middle East
Mar 5th 2020, 5:12 am
Replies: 455
Views: 41,547
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Covid 19

Read that this morning. Symptoms sound like pneumonia.... which I have had and can confirm is shit.

He did mention his kitten dying but said he didn't know if it was linked. As far as I know there...
Forum: Middle East
Mar 5th 2020, 5:10 am
Replies: 455
Views: 41,547
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Covid 19

I'm away in 2 weeks.... Amsterdam, Iceland then a quick stop in the UK before coming back.... wonder if there will be an enforced ban. Could do with an enforced holiday.
Mar 5th 2020, 4:57 am
Replies: 2,671
Views: 194,541
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Formula 1 fans?

Indeed.... a pretty strong reaction..... and well executed too with the identical statements being released at the same time....
Mar 5th 2020, 4:55 am
Replies: 159
Views: 6,130
Posted By jam25mack

Re: Climate change.

Not quite right....

GW was purely caused by humans, so anthropomorphic, whereas CC is a combination of natural processes and anthropomorphic.

Me.... i'm a skeptic too. Not a 100% ''it wasn't me...
Forum: The Lounge
Mar 2nd 2020, 7:28 am
Replies: 113
Views: 4,182
Posted By jam25mack

Re: How have you made yourself look or feel like a complete tit?

Have done similar relitively recently but in nicer surroundings. A large group of us had gone over to the east coast of the UAE for someones birthday and spent the day at the pool bar then in the...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.