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by TropicalExpat
Wed, 23 Dec 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR approval chance in 2020
Replies: 1413
Views: 229726

Re: PR approval chance in 2020

Hello everyone, I am new to this forum, and I have been trying to read up on everything I can regarding the PR process and my chances of successfully living in Singapore in the next few years. If you could give me your input and views on my chances of PR approval, I would greatly appreciate it! I'v...
by TropicalExpat
Tue, 22 Dec 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Relocating, Moving to Singapore
Topic: I am REDUNDANT from 31 December. How do I STAY IN SINGAPORE longer than 30 days after EP expiry, for JOB SEARCH.
Replies: 40
Views: 4688

Re: I am REDUNDANT from 31 December. How do I STAY IN SINGAPORE longer than 30 days after EP expiry, for JOB SEARCH.

thank you sundaymorningstaple and Malcontent , CONVERSION OF SHORT TERM PASS TO A STUDENT PASS - POSSIBLE? Is it possible to apply to study something like a foreign language full time in Singapore hence change the 30 day short term pass to a student pass? Could then switch classes to evenings or on...
by TropicalExpat
Mon, 21 Dec 2020 9:55 am
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR approval chance in 2020
Replies: 1413
Views: 229726

Re: PR approval chance in 2020

sanmao wrote:
Sun, 20 Dec 2020 11:37 pm
Software Engineer. 8 years.
Do you have kids?
by TropicalExpat
Fri, 18 Dec 2020 11:17 am
Forum: Relocating, Moving to Singapore
Topic: How many times can I visit my partner in Singapore
Replies: 12
Views: 3537

Re: How many times can I visit my partner in Singapore

Hello all. Thanks in advance for any help/guidance on the below! My husband just got a job in Singapore starting in August 2021. I have a company in London and can work anywhere remotely. I was wondering how many times can I visit on a 90-day visa? The job is for 2 years and he is a teacher so we w...
by TropicalExpat
Fri, 18 Dec 2020 11:06 am
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: SCB Relocation Package?
Replies: 4
Views: 3376

Re: SCB Relocation Package?

I'm wondering if anyone knows what assistance StanChart may offer someone moving from the UK to Singapore? I'm considering applying for a senior (Exec Director / Head Of) role at SCB. My skillset in tech is fairly niche so I don't imagine there will be a huge amount of credible competition for the ...
by TropicalExpat
Tue, 15 Dec 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Dental Tourism in Bangkok, Thailand
Replies: 2
Views: 1541

Re: Dental Tourism in Bangkok, Thailand

Relatives and friends of mine used the Bangkok Dental Hospital for all their more complex treatments. They say it's really good and cheap compared to Singapore
by TropicalExpat
Fri, 11 Dec 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR surrender and CPF withdrawal
Replies: 94
Views: 64375

Re: PR surrender and CPF withdrawal

So if I read this thread right, if one were to leave Singapore and not get the REP renewed, they could still contribute to CPF?
by TropicalExpat
Fri, 11 Dec 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: Indian applying PR in Singapore. Any inputs please
Replies: 3
Views: 2010

Re: Indian applying PR in Singapore. Any inputs please

Hi everyone! Fyi I plan to apply for PR after the tax assessment this year. I have been working in Singapore for more than 4 years and would like to try my chances. Some details: Age : 36 Race : Indian Gender : Male Marital Status : Married. Kids: 2 [1 boy + 1 girl] Religion : Hindu Education : Mas...
by TropicalExpat
Fri, 11 Dec 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: EP Renewal Quandary
Replies: 25
Views: 5497

Re: EP Renewal Quandary

Zombie post resurrection. PR was rejected in 2012 (mentioned above). Reapplied in 2014 with better education quals (for myself), still rejected. Reapplied in May this year, figured we had nothing to lose although did not expect any positive outcome because my wife and I are in the "others" bracket ...
by TropicalExpat
Wed, 09 Dec 2020 11:28 am
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR surrender and CPF withdrawal
Replies: 94
Views: 64375

Re: PR surrender and CPF withdrawal

Long time Kiwi mate of mine kept his CPF account for over 20 years before returning to Singapore and actually getting PR. Gave up his PR a couple of years ago over the inability to get permission to have two maids (wife gave birth to triplets) so he gave up his PR and moved to Surabaya (where his w...
by TropicalExpat
Thu, 03 Dec 2020 10:19 am
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR approval chance in 2020
Replies: 1413
Views: 229726

Re: PR approval chance in 2020

Hello, please help to assess my chances. below are my details. Race: indian Age: 34 Gender: Male Qualification: Master Degree from Australian University. Work: IT professional working in MNC bank Length of Stay in SG: 10yrs. Been working in the current company for 2.5yrs. Pass: EPass Salary: 125k M...
by TropicalExpat
Wed, 02 Dec 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR approval chance in 2020
Replies: 1413
Views: 229726

Re: PR approval chance in 2020

Hello, please help to assess my chances. below are my details. Race: indian Age: 34 Gender: Male Qualification: Master Degree from Australian University. Work: IT professional working in MNC bank Length of Stay in SG: 10yrs. Been working in the current company for 2.5yrs. Pass: EPass Salary: 125k M...
by TropicalExpat
Mon, 30 Nov 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR - Spouse Scheme
Replies: 43
Views: 8535

Re: PR - Spouse Scheme

What is your nationality and ethnic group?
by TropicalExpat
Mon, 30 Nov 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR approved within 6 months and not even two years after working in Singapore
Replies: 5
Views: 2599

Re: PR approved within 6 months and not even two years after working in Singapore

Your profile in this post: https://forum.singaporeexpats.com/viewtopic.php?f=68&t=134634&p=822938#p822938 fits what this forum has been been saying. If you are Malaysian and Chinese you have a high chance of approval. Hello I am a Malaysian Chinese male, just came to SG to work not too long ago. Wou...
by TropicalExpat
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 9:54 am
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR approval probability 2020
Replies: 380
Views: 81708

Re: PR approval probability 2020

Hi all, I am hoping to get some help with my probability of getting approval, as I am planning to apply for PR (first time!) Nationality: Spanish Age: 30 Race: Caucasian Religion: Freethinker / no religion Education: Master degree in Mathematics Duration of stay: 2 years Job: Data scientist Salary:...

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