benefit tourist

benefit tourist

A popular term for a non-British citizen (e.g., from the EU) who comes to the UK to live off social security and other entitlements, including child benefit, child tax credit, state pension credit, jobseeker’s allowance, and employment and support allowance. Because these benefits are only afforded to those who meet the UK’s “right-to-reside” test, the European Commission has threatened legal action against Britain saying its rules on welfare discriminate against foreigners.
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This type of bidding will benefit tourist areas, in terms of the competitive advantage or the efficiency in implementing the projects, and passing the experience from foreign to Egyptian companies, as well as the quick execution.
Voters in Rochester, meanwhile, demanded a blitz on benefit tourist immigrants.
Mike Tyson might be the repository of several unpleasant characteristics, but it's probably fair to say that he's no benefit tourist, nor is he intent on blowing us all to smithereens.
Abta, Thomas Cook and Thomson Holidays' parent company Tui Travel are also involved in the collaborative project which seeks to benefit tourist destinations and protect the environment.
Embarrassing too if Thatcher lived off the immoral earnings of a tax avoider, a wealthy benefit tourist who enjoys the benefits of Britain without paying for them by hiding house deeds thousands of miles away.
It will also benefit tourist and citizens as they will be able to see the new pavements and not the rubbish and gum stuck to them.
He said the move would benefit tourists, residential districts and businesses on the route.
Together we will successfully promote a unique business model that will benefit tourists, attractions and travel agencies worldwide," says Yoana Petit, Founder and CEO of CouPromTravel Inc.
Tory chairman Grant Shapps, right, couldn't tell me how many so-called benefit tourists are in Britain from elsewhere in Europe.
Abu Dhabi's hotels had their best half year yet with occupancy rebounding to reach 77 per cent, as Etihad Airways continued to expand its routes, while opening of new properties resulted in more competition dropping room rates to benefit tourists.
the water vending machines would help lower cases of water-borne diseases like jaundice and benefit tourists as well.
We will also build a cultural hub, parking spaces and a night market to benefit tourists and residents," Lamba said.