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repatriation

The transfer of a person to their country of origin. While the term could refer to any person regardless of their health status, repatriation is often a euphemism for the shipping of a body back to the person’s home country for burial.
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In the similar vein, Dodonova and Khoroshilov (2007) propose theoretical model that explains the impact of transitory repatriation tax changes triggered by the exchange rate fluctuations on the dividend repatriation of the U.S.
Im proud we have agreed to extend the offer of repatriation to the families of all Service personnel and dependents buried in Malaysia, Singapore, Fiji, American Samoa, the United Kingdom, and the Republic of Korea, after 1 January 1955.
During July-January of FY 2017-18, financial businesses profit repatriation to their home bases overseas was the highest, reaching $191.7 million, recording a rise of 4.58 percent YoY.
A new repatriation centre and memorial garden have been built at Brize Norton, where future ceremonies will be held.
Nearby RAF Lyneham in Wiltshire has been the official landing ground for repatriations since April 2007 when RAF Brize Norton was closed for runway repairs.
This paper begins with the investigation of the historical/ theoretical voluntary repatriation framework, which asserts that refugees should only repatriate to their country of origin on a voluntary basis when the socio-political and ethnic situation that instigated their problem comes to an end.
Decree 3289, passed in December 1933, authorized the use of government funds to cover the costs of the repatriations.
Up until this time, a defined repatriation process was not in place.
The envoy, who was involved in numerous repatriation efforts in the Middle East, said the only other large-scale repatriation that he could think of was the repatriation of around 700 Filipinos from conflict-torn Libya in 2014.
Before the ceremony Anne Bevis, the repatriation liaison officer for Wootton Bassett RBL, said: "It will bring closure to us, with the handing over to Brize Norton, it sort of ties it all up nicely and gives us closure, otherwise it is left high and dry.
Anne Bevis, the repatriation liaison officer for Wootton Bassett RBL, said: "The ceremony will bring closure to us, with the handing over to Brize Norton, it sort of ties it all up nicely and gives us closure, otherwise it is left high and dry.
DHAKA: Bangladesh is set to begin Rohingya repatriation on Thursday, with both Dhaka and the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) consulting with around 3,450 refugees who have been cleared to return by the Myanmar government.