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A Guide to Moving from Abu Dhabi to Australia

If you enjoyed your life in the Emirates capital Abu Dhabi, you will be in for a treat enjoying the cosmopolitan Australian lifestyle in any of the country’s capital cities.


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Where Do Expats Live in Dubai?

Choosing the perfect accommodation in Dubai depends on various factors. A good place for one person might not necessarily be the right location for another.


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Consider Downtime When Choosing an Office Mover in Dubai

Is your company expanding? Are you looking to move to a more strategic location? Moving to a bigger office or a more practical venue requires a lot of planning.


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Preparing a Move from Dubai to India

Throughout the years, Dubai has been a home for many expats – many various families from around the world being able to live prosperously – but when it comes to moving internationally, you may be dependent upon the local economy.


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Top Expat Organizations in UAE (2018)

At Allied Pickfords we are proud to have earned a reputation as a “mover of choice” within the UAE expat community.


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Top 5 Things to Consider when Moving to Dubai

You have probably heard many things about Dubai; it’s majestic desert landscape, rich culture, diverse community and luxurious lifestyle. With a CV like that, who wouldn’t want to experience the life that this Emirate has to offer?


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Things to Do and See in UAE Before you Leave

If you've decided to make the move and repatriate from the United Arab Emirates, there are memories you should take with you.


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What to Expect on Moving Day

Even after you've chosen an experienced company for international relocations, such as Allied Pickfords UAE, there are still a lot of things to consider before the day of your actual move.


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The Importance of Insurance when Shipping Your Goods Overseas

If you are relocating between countries, getting the right moving insurance is absolutely vital.


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Order in the House! Prepare your Home for Moving Day

You may have thought about it for months or even years, but when the day comes to leave the United Arab Emirates for an international adventure, moving house comes with the chance of many surprises.


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Are you Ready to say Goodbye to your Adopted Home?

For many thousands of people, the United Arab Emirates has provided a happy and prosperous home for many years and if you’re an expat living in the region, you’re likely to have enjoyed an exotic adventure learning about new customs and cultures.


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Preparing Your Children For an International Move

For any family moving overseas with children, all help is usually gratefully received.


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Pet Relocation – What you Need to Know

Pet relocation is a big consideration for many people moving between countries let alone continents.


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Understanding customs requirements in different Emirates within the UAE

When relocating within the United Arab Emirates, knowing the local custom requirements is a responsibility that an expat should make a priority.


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Are you Ready to repatriate from the UAE?

Few people would argue that the United Arab Emirates is one of the most stunning regions in the world to work and live. There comes a time, however, for even the most stoic of expats when their home country is the only place to be.


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International Moving 101 - So you're moving out of the Emirates in search of Work

If you have expansive plans for your career that involve working overseas for further job opportunities, the first item on your agenda should be to consider how easy and the cost of moving internationally.


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Relocating from the UAE Internationally on Your Own Dollar

If you find yourself in the exciting position of planning to relocate from the UAE to expand your career horizons, you will be looking forward to enjoying life filled with adventures and experiences you can only imagine.


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Moving furniture to the United Arab Emirates?

When work requires you to move to the UAE for promising career growth, it’s an opportunity that’s almost impossible to say no to.


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Why Expats Prefer this Relocation Company in Dubai.

Are you looking for a professional relocation company in Dubai?


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Plan Your Move Early – Talk to the Professionals

Are you moving to or from the UAE and still flummoxed on where to begin?


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Handling an International Move from the UAE with Ease

Falling in love with the United Arab Emirates is easy. Its seven Emirates will give you a taste of luxury and sophistication, which has earned its capital Abu Dhabi the label, “Paradise City”.


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SIRVA Inc. OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE - Allied Pickfords Recognized as Best International Moving Company in Asia Pacific

HONG KONG – (September 7, 2017) – Allied Pickfords, a SIRVA brand, today announced it has been honoured with the International Moving Company of the Year accolade for the fifth consecutive time in the Expatriate Management and Mobility Awards (EMMA), organised by the Forum for Expatriate Management (FEM).


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Allied Pickfords honored with the International Moving Company of the Year Award

SIRVA, Inc., an industry-leading global relocation and moving services provider, today announced its moving affiliate operating under the brand ‘Allied Pickfords’ was honored with the International Moving Company of the Year Award from the Forum for Expatriate Management (FEM). This is the fourth consecutive year the company has been awarded the Expatriate Management and Mobility Award (EMMA).


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Allied Pickfords Wins Third Consecutive International Moving Company of the Year Award

For the 3rd consecutive year, Allied Pickfords have been conferred the International Moving Company of the Year Award from the Forum for Expatriate Management (FEM).


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Are you planning a move within Australasia in the next few months?

 

Any move can be a stressful experience, but an international move can involve some hidden stressors that you may not be aware of, so it is vital to plan early and be informed.

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