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Huda Huda from Cairo , Egypt wrote on 2018-12-03 at 15:28
Hello There , I'm a Fluent English Speaker and speaks Arabic too .I'm an Network Engineer in Orange Business Services Egypt, and I don't speak Russian at all My Belarussian girlfriend and I will marry soon.I don't know what life will look like if we live in Belarus while I'm making my first steps learning Russian. However, My concern is can I find a job in my field or even a part-time job in any other field like tourism while I speak only English till I master Russian or I won't be able at all to find a job? My field is a hot commodity in Minsk , but don't know whether I can find work as Network Engineer without learning Russian at the beginning or not.of course I'm willing to learn Russian, but I'm talking about the situation when I first arrive in Belarus as an only English Speaker. I hope that each one has a piece of advice for me to share it with me to help me to make the right decision. Thanks!!
Admin Reply by: Ron Mitchell
Hi You need first to apply, for a Residence Permit based on your marriage with a Belarusian citizen. Then you need to translate your CV into Russian/Belarusian and start searching vacancies. Check job portals such as jobs.tut.by. It may take time. You also need to take Russian courses to improve your language skills.
The Internations The Internations from Minsk wrote on 2018-10-09 at 15:19
For all the expats in Minsk. The Internations invites you to our monthly meeting at Honky Tonk, the piano bar at the Upper Town. Date and time: October, 24th, 19.30. Bring your international friends with you.