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Forum: Australia
May 15th 2022, 1:31 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,310
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Has anyone moved to Oz with kids without visiting first...?

Yep - how are you going to afford rental deposits, buying a car when you get here etc etc? What visa will you be using? I presume one of you has right to live & work in Australia?
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Sponsoring my wife

What friends of mine in the same situation did is ask your company for a job in the UK for the time required for her to get status (two years I think) After that, she keeps declared residency in the...
Jan 10th 2022, 9:47 am
Replies: 4
Views: 772
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: UK education system queries

1. Yes. The local authority has a legal obligation to educate them.

2. They'll be put in the age appropriate class to start. If they are obviously ahead or behind, may be adjusted. (as a kid, when...
Forum: USA
Dec 28th 2021, 9:29 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,582
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Help on School change from US to UK (or how to continue in the US)

Send her to a good boarding school in the UK. Job jobbed!

1- she stays in UK system
2- You outsource her adolescence to professionals...
Forum: USA
Dec 2nd 2021, 7:30 am
Nov 23rd 2021, 11:43 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,473
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Moving back for kids uni / retirement or just stay put?

Um - as your kids are the children of Singaporean PR holders, won't they have to do NS anyway? Or are they both female.
Forum: Australia
Sep 21st 2021, 6:59 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,030
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Midwife moving to Australia (I have questions)

Best route is probably to apply for a nursing degree in Australia, graduate and work as a nurse until you have PR, then become a doula
Forum: Australia
Sep 16th 2021, 9:54 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,030
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Midwife moving to Australia (I have questions)

Not so much - 97% of births are at hospital, only 0.3% at home. The rest are at 'birthing centres' (clinics)

According to here:
...
Aug 7th 2021, 2:24 am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,676
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Moving to Australia for a few years... is it possible?

Yep - once covid restrictions lift get a WHV.

https://immi.homeaffairs.gov.au/visas/getting-a-visa/visa-listing/work-holiday-417
Jul 22nd 2021, 9:03 am
Replies: 117
Views: 4,340
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Canada to ban sales of conventional cars by 2035 - Trudeau

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Stolen from Reddit...
Jul 16th 2021, 12:51 am
Replies: 117
Views: 4,340
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Canada to ban sales of conventional cars by 2035 - Trudeau

Batteries are more recyclable than an ICE engine though, so it is still better. And if there is one thing we know about oil extraction & transport, it does create a hell of a lot of pollution &...
Replies: 11
Views: 722
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Immigration lawyers in UK

She and the kids can move to UK anytime. Then once she gets a high enough paying job, or you have enough savings, sponsor you to join her
Jul 14th 2021, 12:24 am
Replies: 117
Views: 4,340
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Canada to ban sales of conventional cars by 2035 - Trudeau

From the map you posted - I know that area well (parents have lived there for 35 years or so) In their village, I would estimate 90% could charge at home. They deliberately though didn't choose a...
Jul 12th 2021, 11:57 pm
Replies: 117
Views: 4,340
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Canada to ban sales of conventional cars by 2035 - Trudeau

80 house on a street, 60% terraced, doesn't sound rural!
Jul 12th 2021, 9:11 am
Replies: 117
Views: 4,340
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Canada to ban sales of conventional cars by 2035 - Trudeau

If you live rurally in the UK, most will have off-street parking/ garage.
Jul 7th 2021, 6:47 am
Replies: 117
Views: 4,340
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Canada to ban sales of conventional cars by 2035 - Trudeau

For the last ten years at least, modern automatics have been slightly more fuel efficient than manuals - the old 'torquematic' ones that absorbed power are long gone, and they are better about being...
Jul 2nd 2021, 1:22 am
Replies: 117
Views: 4,340
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Canada to ban sales of conventional cars by 2035 - Trudeau

Um - hydrogen is also an EV. The gas isn't exploded in cylinders like an ICE, it is used in a fuel cell to generate electricity that then powers electric motors.
Jul 1st 2021, 1:38 am
Replies: 11
Views: 2,308
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Moving back to UK for schooling

Boarding school does not count to being 'home status' for university fees.
Jun 24th 2021, 12:36 am
Forum: France
Jun 7th 2021, 1:39 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,764
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Advice on cost of living in the Dordogne

Do you have the right to live there? 1200 EU will probably be too low income to get a long term visa if not (US citizens are usually asked to show 2500+ a month per person for long stay visas)
Forum: Australia
May 21st 2021, 12:29 am
Replies: 2
Views: 590
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Scaffolding in Brisbane

Bit of a construction boom going on, so good. If you have the right to work in Australia
May 17th 2021, 12:51 pm
Replies: 674
Views: 19,657
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: Public schools indoctrinating kids

Eh - you know what else is sinister, gauche and children born with it struggle to fight against all their lives? Cack handers, lefties. We should go back to the good old days and just force them to...
Forum: New Zealand
May 17th 2021, 6:42 am
Replies: 92
Views: 18,408
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: New adventure ?

fingers crossed for you!
Forum: Portugal
May 15th 2021, 9:02 am
Replies: 12
Views: 858
Posted By okonumiyaki

Re: What to do to become a lawyer in Portugal if i already a UK Law GLD degree?

Given that Portuguese law is completely different in concept to UK/ Singapore (roman/civil law based, not common law based) I would assume that you would need to do a diploma/ degree in Portugal, as...
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