Intercultural Word of the Week - Backpfeifengesicht

This German word is used to describe a face that’s in need of a good punch, as in, ‘good grief, he’s got a right backpfeifengesicht… that face is just asking to be punched’.


Dominic Tidey is the C.O.O. of EuRA, the European Relocation Association.  EuRA is the professional industry body for relocation providers and affiliated services. As a non-profit organisation EuRA aims to promote the benefits of a professionally managed relocation to companies with globally mobile employees.



Expat Advisors Spain

Beckham Law and tax benefits for Expats in Spain

Beckham Law and tax benefits for Expats in Spain Individuals who acquire tax residency in Spain as a result of a labor transfer, can choose to pay as non-residents, being subject to lower tax rates than those that apply to traditional tax residents.  
Di nihau

Intercultural Word of the Week - Di nihau

Intercultural Word of the Week - Di nihau

This fantastic Vietnamese term means “meeting with friends to have a cheap beer at a street stall, eat small snacks and chat”!

We’re running our EuRA Global Conference 2019 in Ho Chi Minh, 20-22 November.



The Perils of Lump Sum Relo Packages

Dominic Tidey - EuRA C.O.O. There is a growing popularity for lump sum relocation packages.    The concept has been around for decades and has frequently been a way for companies to speed up the process of getting an employee from point a to point b swiftly. The Basics