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Living and saving

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Living and saving

Hi all

First of all Happy Easter to all.

My name is Krys and I am from New Zealand. I got recently offered job for 30K British Pounds and 10K british Pounds housing allowance. Am I able to save some and is it good money in Qatar? I have no idea how much what cost even though I looked through sites it is hard know if i can save some. Leaving behind mortgage and wife would be the hardest thing for me. So if i know I can save some good money would be good to know.

Can anybody help me to answer this question?

Thanks very much

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1. Re: Living and saving

Have a look at the Qatar Living website. This is more suited for your enquiry about wages and packages. Housing is very expensive.

Have you thought about taking your family with you? You could negotiate a family package.

There is a big community now of Australians and Kiwis there and they even have their own group for organising social fuctions.

It's a very safe country to take the family.

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