How to help your child adjust to life abroad

Moving abroad can be a big adjustment for anyone - and it's even harder when the move wasn't your choice. So how do you help your children settle in when your family makes the move? One Swedish startup is helping to answer this question.



Who are the eight million French voters expected to back Marine Le Pen?

Who are they, where are they, and what matters most to the record number of voters expected to back Marine Le Pen?


How a unique International MBA helps women shatter the glass ceiling

Increasingly, the leaders of the international business world are female. And as more and more women are becoming entrepreneurs, one unique MBA programme is helping to give them the tools to succeed.


Expert US expat tax help for Americans living in France

Have you thought about your taxes yet?


Renting in Paris: Ten things you need to know about apartment hunting

Let's face it, finding a flat to rent in Paris, can be a nightmare. But these tips will help spare you from the trauma.


How to make expat money transfers cheaper and more efficient

There are many ways to transfer money between countries – how do you choose? For Alicia, after trying several services, the answer was clear.


7 reasons you should have international health insurance

Are you covered in your new country? And what happens if there's an emergency?


Thirteen sure-fire ways to lose your French friends

Want to keep your French friends? Don't do these things.


What's the state of health of the French language in 2017?

For French language day, we take a look at what's next for the French language.

In pictures: Prince William talks Brexit on Paris visit with Kate

Britain's Prince William pledged Friday that his country will retain close links with France despite Brexit, as he and his wife Kate began a two-day visit to Paris.

British citizens should have freedom of movement after Brexit, says chief EU negotiator

Brits have EU citizenship - and they shouldn't lose their rights, said EU negotiator Guy Verhofstadt.

Who are all these international students in France and where do they study?

France is the fourth most popular country in the world for international students, with thousands of Americans, British and Australians coming here to study. Here's what you need to know about them.

The ten streets in Paris you just HAVE to cycle down

Paris is a city made for walking but some streets and avenues and boulevards are better to see by bike.


Oslo-bound SAS flight makes emergency landing in Munich

A Scandinavian Airlines flight from Munich to Oslo was forced to make an emergency landing after an engine began to malfunction.



How The Local helped this business school reach smart young global citizens

When a leading European business school wanted to raise awareness of its new pan-European course, The Local delivered.


Irish, Kiwi and Aussie rugby players questioned in France over rape complaint

Six Grenoble players including two Irishmen, two New Zealanders and an Australian, were detained by French police on Wednesday following a rape complaint, prosecutors said.