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# working-abroad - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Opinion: I went to Australia to figure out why so many Irish doctors are moving away

The deterioration of job quality and extreme working hours are a key driver of emigration for Irish doctors.

# working-abroad - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Everything you need to know about the new US work visas for Irish people

It’s not a done deal yet, but advocates are cautiously optimistic about a big win.

# working-abroad - Saturday 20 January, 2018

From The42 'Most of my friends are working or living abroad, it was just my move was publicised because I left Leinster' Moore Or Less

'Most of my friends are working or living abroad, it was just my move was publicised because I left Leinster'

A homecoming of sorts awaits Marty Moore next season, but for now his focus remains on developing as a player and, just as importantly, as a person during his time in England.

# working-abroad - Thursday 11 February, 2016

'Home to what?': Emigrants want a say in who runs the show while they're living abroad

Barry Johnston says emigrants are exercised about having no say in the kind of country they would one day like to return to.

# working-abroad - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Just how much of an impact do volunteers have on the communities they help?

A new study has looked at this in detail.

# working-abroad - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

School-leavers and graduates make up larger chunk of emigrants than last year

18-29 year-olds comprise a whopping 78% of Irish visa applicants.

# working-abroad - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Ireland has the highest birth, lowest death and greatest emigration rates in Europe

As of 1 January this year, Ireland’s official population was 4,591,100.

# working-abroad - Friday 25 October, 2013

Irish company to recruit 70 engineers after winning €16m contract in Abu Dhabi

Kelly Steel Engineering is to build a 3,500 tonne baggage handling facility at Abu Dhabi’s new Airport.

# working-abroad - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Column: Emigration is not all a sob story – it also has major benefits

While emigration can be sad, living abroad also exposes a person to new cultural challenges that can benefit them both as a person and as an employee, writes Amy Bracken.

# working-abroad - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Column: What do you really know about emigrating?

Emigration from Ireland is once again a reality for many young people and their families – but how much do young people facing the prospect really know about the country they are emigrating to before they leave Ireland, asks Marie-Claire McAleer.

# working-abroad - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Column: ‘Island? Which island?’ – life as an Irish person in Japan

James Joyce? U2? Guinness? No – Halloween is the only thing that earns Ireland any kudos, writes Hannah Quinn.

# working-abroad - Friday 5 October, 2012

Canadian working abroad visa to be extended to two years

More than 10,000 visas will be made available by 2014 to Irish and Canadian participants for the newly-extended working holiday programme.

# working-abroad - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Column: ‘Unprecedented surge’ – a US lawyer’s view on Irish immigration

Limerick-born immigration lawyer Caro Kinsella gives the view from the US – as well as her tips for any Irish people looking to head Stateside.

# working-abroad - Monday 7 May, 2012

Column: Here’s what you REALLY need to know before emigrating…

Pack a hood, forget the hairdryer and bring more money than you think – recent emigrant Claire O’Keeffe on what anyone following in her footsteps should know.

# working-abroad - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Budgets, ballots and TDs getting booted: the week in statistics

How much is the government overspending by? How much money is Greece about to save? And who’s the richest Irishman alive?

# working-abroad - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Large crowds expected at Working Abroad Expo in Cork

Organisers of the jobs and emigration fair had to shut the doors early at the weekend when more than 12,000 people turned up at the fair in the RDS in Dublin.

# working-abroad - Monday 5 March, 2012

Column: ‘Everywhere it’s hollowed-out people’ – a day at the emigration fair

Mum-of-one Ann Cronin went to Sunday’s event hopeful for opportunities abroad – but found the reality very different.

More than 12,000 people attend Working Abroad Expo

About 250 job offers were made by recruiters at the exhibition in the RDS over the weekend.

# working-abroad - Saturday 1 October, 2011

Australia touted as jobseekers head to Working Abroad Expo

One company has said it is seeking candidates for 500 vacancies Down Under, at today’s event in Dublin.